Mama Jess’ Guide to Grilled Pizza

Posted by on Jul 2, 2020 in blog, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Mama Jess’ Guide to Grilled Pizza

The Grill Master is back! I have been loving learning a new cooking technique this summer so I have been experimenting with everything I can. This week I decided to dive into grilled pizzas, with Mama Jess sauce of course! This is a fun dinner to get your family involved with, the kids will love rolling out the pizza dough and choosing their toppings. Grilling pizzas are a great alternative to the usual pizzas in the oven. Not only are they ready faster, but they have a really delicious smokey flavor to them. Not to mention, the crust crisps up on the outside and stays soft and fluffy on the inside. Plus, your kitchen doesn’t heat up from the oven being on, so...

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Heirloom Tomato Galette

Posted by on Jun 18, 2020 in blog, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Heirloom Tomato Galette

What is an ingredient that is the epitome of summer? Tomatoes! Thanks to the delectable selection in grocery stores and the growing selection on my tomato plants, we have plenty to enjoy. Today I decided to try out a tomato galette, and I was so pleasantly surprised at what a delicious appetizer this was! It’s the perfect dish to treat your family or guests to out on the patio or even as a great addition to your Sunday brunch menu (and a great way to sneak in some extra veggies!). A few recommendations for the recipe: Make sure to slice the tomatoes, salt the slices, and let them rest for 10-15 minutes before lightly soaking up whatever juices you can with a...

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Bang Bang Cauliflower Lettuce Wraps

Posted by on Jun 10, 2020 in blog, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Bang Bang Cauliflower Lettuce Wraps

Food brings us together and it comforts us. I always say, there is nothing that cauliflower can’t do so we are excited to bring you this recipe for Bang Bang Cauliflower Lettuce Wraps, originally from Zestful Kitchen, and we hope that you enjoy it as much as we do! This recipe is also offered as a gluten-free and/or vegan dish on her blog. Why we love it: bang bang cauliflower might be our new favorite way to eat veggies, the meal is ready in less than an hour, and the combination of crispy cauliflower drizzled in bang bang sauce and topped with cucumber, jalapeno, and scallions wrapped up in a crispy lettuce leaf is mind-blowing. A few tips: Lauren, the...

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Roasted Veggie Winter Salad

Posted by on Jan 9, 2020 in blog, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Roasted Veggie Winter Salad

In the spirit of continuing to succeed at our New Year’s Resolutions, I’ve “developed” a winter salad recipe for you! When I say “develope” I mean “I put together two healthy things that I loved and added a dressing on top, making it completely irresistible” so I decided to share it with you all. I hope you are prepared for this to become your go-to obsession for the next week. What I love about this recipe: it is simple to make (just roast and go), packed with veggies (literally the recipe calls for salt, olive oil, veggies, cheese (optional) and an oily/herby dressing on top. That’s it.), plus it is a great thing...

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Crockpot Sweet Potato Chili

Posted by on Dec 12, 2019 in blog, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Crockpot Sweet Potato Chili

Winter is coming…and we are prepared! The goal: to bring you an easy crockpot recipe to keep you warm during these cold, cold evenings. This recipe is straight from Courtney at @ALifeFromScratch (follow her on Instagram for more amazing recipes!) and it is our new favorite way to enjoy healthy, comfort food at the dinner table. We love this recipe because, while it is vegetarian, it doesn’t mean that you have to miss out on the traditional flavor and heartiness of chili. If you’re looking to add a bit more protein, I recommend browning some ground beef and adding it to the crockpot. We will definitely be enjoying this one again!  Xoxo, Claire and...

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Chicken Parmesan Roll-Ups

Posted by on Dec 4, 2019 in blog, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Chicken Parmesan Roll-Ups

Some of the best things are made by accident. The Post-It Note. The Microwave Oven. Even Chocolate Chip Cookies. Yes, I looked these up to make myself feel like I am in better company because today’s recipe was an accident…a delicious accident.  It was supposed to be a Pizza Stuffed Chicken Breast. But then I didn’t realize that I bought chicken tender cutlets instead of chicken breast. At this point, they were going to be Chicken Pizza Roll-Ups. Then I forgot to add on the pepperoni. So, here we have Chicken Parmesan Roll-Ups. And let me tell you, they will stay on the menu. But to be honest, anything that includes Mama Jess Sauce is delicious, accident and...

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