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Pea Salad

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 Despite all the other dishes competing for attention at Sunday brunch, the one I most remember was a delicious pea salad with big chunks of cheese, slivers of red onion, and a light, creamy dressing. I don’t even want to think about how many metric tons of the stuff I must have consumed through the [...]

Baked Zucchini Fries

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My husband is not a fan of zucchini so I can not get him to try these but I love them. I have made them both ways and I find the healthier version to be much more flavorful. These are great alternative to regular old fried potatoes. I will dip these in a healthy ranch sauce [...]

Mushroom Grilled Cheese Sandwich

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I recommend using a strong dense wheat bread for this sandwich. It will hold up easier under the weight of the mushrooms and onions. I have also used muenster cheese along with the fontana and gruyere cheese. I also like to slow cook the mushrooms and onions in a beef stock until the stock has [...]

Chili Relleno Soup

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To make this recipe a little healthier, I switched out the heavy cream and milk for just half and half. I also added Herbalife chicken soup mix to the recipe for added protein and either cooked and cut up chicken breast or roasted pork tenderloin. Which either one makes the recipe heartier and bumps up [...]

Southwestern Chicken Quinoa

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I found this recipe on Tasty’s Facebook page. It looked so good. I couldn’t wait to make it. It lived up to all that it showed. Who wouldn’t like chicken, quinoa and Mexican spices? It was awesome. As being a Herbalife product user, I added the chicken soup mix to it for added flavor and [...]

Butternut Macaroni and Cheese

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I know you have decided that I have lost my mind putting butternut squash and macaroni and cheese together, in the same dish, on the same plate yes but not together. Well I am here to tell you that this is one of the best combinations that I have ever found. Actually my husband found [...]

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