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Eating this is like tasting my childhood!

Slow Cooker Swedish Meatballs

If you like IKEA’s famous meatballs, you are going to love these! These are so easy to make and taste better than anything you’ll get at IKEA. It literally took me 5 minutes to throw these together in the morning and they were perfectly cooked by dinnertime!

Grandma's Tuna Pasta Salad

This was one of my grandmother's concoctions and she served it for lunch often. It's so delicious!

Apricot Pineapple Crisps

My husband's favorite dessert!

Mexican Fruit Cake with Cream Cheese Icing

A neighbor gave me this delicious!

Fresh Peach Pie

This really is easy as pie! It's equally good with strawberries. Just substitute strawberry gelatin for the peach gelatin.

Sausage Lasagna Roll-Ups

Want lasagna with easy portion control? Try this!

8-Can Taco Soup

Warm and hearty and so easy to make!

Slow Cooker Beef Tips

This recipe for Slow Cooker Beef Tips is easy and one the whole family will love!

Homestyle Chicken and Noodles

My mom loves old-fashioned chicken and noodles, but doesn't want all the salt and fat you usually find in it. I created this recipe to suit her tastes.

Quinoa Tabbouleh

I love new twists on classic dishes. In this one, quinoa - a Latin American grain rich in protein - replaces bulgur as the base of this Mediterranean-Middle Eastern salad.

Crock Pot Ham and Beans

A great dinner to come home to on a busy weeknight or on a lazy weekend.

Roasted Eggplant Caponata

A delicious vegetable stew, a little like Italian sweet and sour ratatouille. Fantastic hot, cold or at room temperature. Serve it as a main dish, a side dish or a dip for toasted pita triangles!

Cooking Light Chicken Tetrazzini

A classic that makes great use of leftover turkey or chicken. It’s so creamy and comforting that you’ll be glad it makes two casseroles—one for now and one for later.

Mediterranean Herb-Roasted Chicken

Potatoes, onions, carrots, zucchini and mushrooms roast alongside the chicken, making this a complete and healthy meal.

Sunshine Smoothie

My favorite way to refuel after a workout!

Remarkably Delicious Meatloaf

Every person who's ever tried this has said it's the best meatloaf they've ever had...

Mango and Pineapple Crisps

A favorite recipe of Giada de Laurentiis, lightened up

Slow Cooker Buffalo Chicken Soup Redux

Adapted to things I had already on hand

Old Fashioned Gingerbread

Just like grandma used to make

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