Lemonade Cookies

Ingredients:

1 cup unsalted butter, softened

1 cup granulated sugar

2 eggs

3 cups all purpose flour

1 tsp. baking soda

6 oz. can frozen lemonade concentrate, thawed

1/4 cup granulated sugar

Directions:

Preheat the oven to 400°. Spray your cookie sheets with non stick cooking spray or use a silicone baking mat. Cream together the butter and granulated sugar. Add the eggs and beat for 3 minutes. Reduce the mixer speed to low. Add the baking soda, all purpose flour and 1/2 cup lemonade. Mix only until combined. Place 1 inch balls on prepared cookie sheet and bake for 8-10 minutes.

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Lemon Roasted Potatoes

Ingredients:

2 cups red potatoes, diced

6 tbsp olive oil

3 tbsp minced garlic

2 tbsp grated lemon zest

3 tbsp lemon juice

3 tbsp finely chopped coriander

½ tsp salt

1 tsp pepper

Directions :

Boil the potatoes until soft.

In a bowl, mix the olive oil, garlic, zest, lemon juice, salt and pepper.

Add the potatoes and mix well.

Transfer to a baking dish and roast for 10 minutes.

Veggie Joe’s

This is just as good as the original, but vegan and healthy. Serve with buns or over brown rice.

Ingredients:

1 1/2 cups lentils

2 cups brown rice

8-10 cups water

1 red onion, diced

2 packets dry sloppy joe seasoning mix

2 tsp garlic powder

1 can tomato paste

1/2 cup ketchup

2 tbsp mustard

Salt and pepper, to taste

Directions :

Add the water, lentils, brown rice, onion, and seasoning mix to the slow cooker. Cook on high for 4 hours or until the lentils and rice are cooked and the sauce has thickened. Then add the garlic powder, tomato paste, ketchup, mustard, salt and pepper. Mix thoroughly and cook for another hour.

Rainbow Scarf

Some days I will do this thing where I spend all this time looking at other peoples’ amazing work and saving this and that for hours before I actually get to crocheting. I swear it’s a whole separate addiction. As I was perusing the many Facebook crochet groups I belong to I came across someone making […]

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Tamale Pie

Ingredients:

¾ cup yellow cornmeal

1 cup beef broth

1 lb. ground turkey

1 tsp. chili powder

½ tsp. ground cumin

15 oz jar chunky salsa (I use mild)

16 oz. can whole-kernel corn

¼ cup sliced black olives

1/2 cup shredded cheese

Directions:

In a large mixing bowl, mix cornmeal and broth and let stand 5 minutes . Stir in the beef, chili powder, cumin, salsa, corn and olives. Pour into a greased slow cooker. Cover and cook on LOW 5 to 7 hours or until set. Sprinkle with cheese before serving.

Cranberry Parfait

Ingredients:

1 cup old fashioned oats

¼ cup maple syrup

¼ teaspoon cinnamon

2 tablespoons coconut oil, melted

1 cup yogurt

¼ cup dried cranberries

Zest of 1 orange

 

Directions:

Mix the oats, maple syrup, cinnamon and coconut oil in a bowl. Layer the yogurt, oat mixture and cranberries in serving glasses and top with orange zest.