Big Family Recipes

Big Family Recipes
(Recipe Collection)

10 Recipes Created by EVERYTHINGMAMA

We have a "larger than most" family of 5 children and 2 adults. I like to make recipes that give me enough of a leftover for Sunday's Refrigerator Goodies night and for my husband to take for lunch. This cookbooks is a compilation of recipes I've made up myself or adapted from other people.

Recipes in this Collection

Whole Wheat Finnish Pancakes
Very Good 4.0/5
(1 rating)
Whole Wheat Finnish Pancakes

Cookbook creator says: This feeds a medium size family (ours is 7), but you could make 2 pans for a bigger family.Submitted by EVERYTHINGMAMA

Carbs: 23g | Fat: 5.4g | Fiber: 1.8g | Protein: 7.2g | Calories: 164.9
ALERT Granola w/ Pecans
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ALERT Granola w/ Pecans

The original recipe calls for almonds and coconut. This recipe and calculation does not include these.Submitted by EVERYTHINGMAMA

Carbs: 66.4g | Fat: 33.2g | Fiber: 8.3g | Protein: 10.3g | Calories: 570.8
Whole Wheat Grandmother Pancakes
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Whole Wheat Grandmother Pancakes

This recipe is a rendition of a friend's recipe. She made pancakes for me one morning and they so reminded me of my Grandmother's pancakes when I was growing up. I took her recipe and healthied it up a bit.Submitted by EVERYTHINGMAMA

Carbs: 10.2g | Fat: 4g | Fiber: 1.3g | Protein: 3.4g | Calories: 108.8
Eggs a la Christine
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Eggs a la Christine

This was adapted from another recipe. I made it bigger and a little more pleasing to my little ones.Submitted by EVERYTHINGMAMA

Carbs: 2.9g | Fat: 13.4g | Fiber: 0.1g | Protein: 14g | Calories: 201.1
Mama's Mexican Tator Tot Casserole
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Mama's Mexican Tator Tot Casserole

This is one of those recipes that is going to make your man stand up and beg for more - and he won't even know it's low in calories!!Submitted by EVERYTHINGMAMA

Carbs: 20.8g | Fat: 24.4g | Fiber: 2g | Protein: 16.6g | Calories: 380.9
Healthy Coffee Mocha Green Smoothie
Very Good 4.0/5
(1 rating)
Healthy Coffee Mocha Green Smoothie

Cookbook creator says: This is for the mama of the big family - when she needs a treat and some nutrition.Submitted by EVERYTHINGMAMA

Carbs: 51.1g | Fat: 7.8g | Fiber: 4.4g | Protein: 8.7g | Calories: 302.3
Overnight Eggs
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Overnight Eggs

These are so yummy and comforting. We've begun to eat them for dinner at times. You make them the night before (if you want them for breakfast) or you can make them at breakfast if you want to eat them for dinner.Submitted by EVERYTHINGMAMA

Carbs: 3.3g | Fat: 20.3g | Fiber: 0g | Protein: 16.2g | Calories: 264.9
Microwave Apple Baked Oatmeal
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Microwave Apple Baked Oatmeal

I rarely use the microwave for anything more than melting butter, but this recipe is too good and I haven't tried to convert it to oven baking. It's fast, which is perfect on a busy morning with a big family.Submitted by EVERYTHINGMAMA

Carbs: 34g | Fat: 11g | Fiber: 3.2g | Protein: 5.1g | Calories: 244.1
Healthy Dream Spaghetti
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Healthy Dream Spaghetti

This is a recipe that I've been using for years. I made it healthier by using turkey, whole wheat spaghetti, and yogurt.Submitted by EVERYTHINGMAMA

Carbs: 33.3g | Fat: 14.9g | Fiber: 4.5g | Protein: 22.1g | Calories: 346
Oatmeal Crisp
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Oatmeal Crisp

I'm working on making a healthier version, but this is what I ate this morning, so until then....Submitted by EVERYTHINGMAMA

Carbs: 69.4g | Fat: 13.8g | Fiber: 3g | Protein: 3.9g | Calories: 409.8
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