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18Jan, 21

Sweet + Savory Hawaiian Fried Rice 🍍🥦🧄 I have a major thing for that Sweet & Salty combo! This fried rice gives us all those CRAVABLE flavors, while delivering a healthy source of complex carbohydrates, veggies, and protein! Daydreaming of those sunnier days ahead, what about you? 🌞 Shake off the cold with the exotic more »

17Jan, 21

Crockpot Garlic Mashed Potatoes 🥔🌱🧄 Who doesn’t LOVE potatoes?!!! Whether it’s a simple weeknight dinner or a big holiday meal, these crockpot mashed potatoes will be much appreciated by all! I use my slow cooker more than any other appliance in my kitchen. It’s almost always sitting on my countertop, filled with delicious ingredients and more »

13Jan, 21

Veggie Stuffed Mushrooms 🌱🍄 It’s surprising how incredibly tasty a bunch of chopped fresh veggies + fresh herbs, lightly sautéed & all stuffed into these mushrooms turned out! SUPER tasty. SUPER good. And SUPER EASY! Plus, they’re SUPER good for us…but you don’t even need to mention that to anyone, it can be our secret. more »

4Jan, 21

Easy + Delicious Roasted Veggies 🧄🥕🍠 Roasting your veggies rather than steaming or boiling is an absolute game-changer! Have you tried them yet?!! They are phenomenal when prepared this way, and it’s super easy too! With the high heat, caramelization occurs, and those dark-browned crispy edges are an edible crunchy delight. One of my goals more »

28Dec, 20

Sautéed Fresh Lemony Spinach How to Cook Fresh Spinach 🍋🌱🧄 If you’ve ever participated in our Clean Eating Challenge, you know that we eat A LOT of spinach. There are many, many good reasons for this! And as much as we enjoy our fresh spinach salads, we often need to mix things up with a more »

25Dec, 20

Special Cheesy Potato Casserole Once in a while we just need a REALLY GOOD cheesy potato recipe to complement a very special meal. Well…here you go. Creamy, flavorful, cheesy, crispy-topped potatoes! It’s just real GOOD. Our Cheesy Potato Casserole is a bit different from our CFC norm, as we used corn flakes to crisp it more »

22Dec, 20

Grinch Stuffed Potatoes 🎄 “Maybe Christmas doesn’t come from a store. Maybe Christmas, perhaps, means a little bit more.” Limey, DELICIOUS, Green-Swirly-Dollops of tangy Avocado Cream tops these crispy + salty little potatoes that are PERFECT for your holiday plans this week! Makes about 12 snack or appetizer servings Ingredients: For The Avocado Cream: 2 more »

13Dec, 20

Parsnip Mashed Potatoes 🥔🌱🧈 Parsnips are one of the most underrated vegetables and one of our favorites here at the CFC HQ (my family kitchen). I don’t understand how parsnips aren’t more popular. Does your family like them? They’re SO good. This recipe is a really GREAT place to start if you’re wanting to try more »

11Dec, 20

Roasted Broccoli + Cauliflower with Parmesan 🥦🍋 Delicious Veggie side – fancy enough for your holiday table, but easy enough for weekly meal prep! ➡️If you are trying to eat healthier, cruciferous vegetables like broccoli & cauliflower should be at the very top of your daily list! Just one cup of cooked broccoli offers as more »

27Nov, 20

Perfectly Roasted Butternut Squash Butternut Squash is Jason’s absolute favorite dish! He would eat it every single night if I made it for him. The spice mixture in this recipe is especially delicious! So if you’re looking to take your squash up a notch this holiday season – I’ve got you covered here! Roasted butternut more »