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Chickpea, Sausage, and Kale Pasta

This will go down on my list of “desperation dinners” joining Blue Runners with Rice and Sausage from the actual book Desperation Dinners.  I always keep chickpeas and pasta in the cabinet so all I needed to make this dish was kale and sausage…btw…I used Chorizo. Posted by She Cleans Advertisements

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Nachos for Dinner(YES)!

Yes, it’s okay to have Nachos for dinner!!! 2 tablespoons safflower oil 1 small white onion, chopped 1 (15.5-ounce) can black beans, drained and rinsed 1/2 teaspoon cumin 1/4 teaspoon dried oregano Salt, to taste Freshly ground pepper, to taste Get the full recipe at Martha Stewart.com   Posted by She Cleans

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Penne Pasta w/ Mini Meatballs

Another easy dinner recipe from Family Circle, chances are you have most of the ingredients needed on-hand. I used penne rather than ziti pasta. 1 pound ground sirloin 8 ounces mushrooms, trimmed, cleaned and grated 1/2 cup grated Parmesan, plus more for serving (optional) 1/2 cup Italian seasoned dry bread crumbs 1 large egg Complete Recipe… Continue reading Penne Pasta w/ Mini Meatballs

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Noodle Bowl

      I found this recipe in one of my issues of Family Circle and I must say it was delicious. I’d never tried rice stick noodles before but I was not disappointed. I made one substitution, the recipe called for sugar snap peas, I opted to use green beans instead. Ingredients: 12 oz… Continue reading Noodle Bowl

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Thai Beef with Carrot-Basil Salad

While I haven’t yet made it to the new Publix that recently opened, I’ve been enjoying the recipes that they insert into the weekly paper as sly way of advertising what’s on sale. This Thai Beef with Carrot-Basil Salad was delish. Check out their recipe here Posted by She Cleans

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Aldi Mason Jar Italian Salad

Ingredients: ¾ cup plus 2 tablespoons Carlini Extra Virgin Olive Oil, divided 4 ounces Lunch Mate Hard Salami, sliced 1 tablespoon plus ¼ cup Tuscan Garden White Vinegar 1 teaspoon Stonemill Essentials Oregano ¾ teaspoon Stonemill Essentials Garlic Powder 1 ¼ teaspoons Stonemill Essentials Iodized Salt ½ teaspoon Stonemill Essentials Ground Black Pepper 15.5 ounces Dakota’s Pride Garbanzo Beans, drained 1 cup sliced red onions… Continue reading Aldi Mason Jar Italian Salad

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Spinach-Topped Buffalo Chicken

  I made this for dinner last night, I had some issues with the breading not sticking to some of the chicken but the dish was still good. Get the recipe here Posted by She Cleans