Roasted Vegetable Chips

Aida Mollenkamp Easy Healthy Snack Recipe Roasted Vegetable Chip

While there are plenty of healthy store bought snacking options out there, making your own vegetable chips allows you to control how much fat and salt you’re putting in your food. For The Biggest Loser Thanksgiving menu, the meal starts off with a Roasted Sweet Potato and Toasted Sage Dip and these roasted vegetable chips are a perfect pairing. If you don’t have time to make your own, you can serve the dip with crisp raw vegetable, quick blanched vegetables or whole grain crackers instead.
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Link List: July – Summer Salads

Summer Salad Recipe Ideas | aidamollenkamp.com

Summer salads need no introduction — we believe a great summer salad holds equal stature to the classic summer burger or peach pie; a truly remarkable one puts all its others to shame. We’re also big proponents of the “a salad a day” philosophy, especially in warmer months when hemlines inch up and up. But perhaps you’re in need of a little inspiration, yes? After all, in these dog days of summer motivation can be lacking. So let us do the work for you— or some of it, at least, in terms of helping you find some stunning salad recipes.


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Perfecting The Pantry

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Oh, the pantry. It often gets brushed off as the black hole of kitchen storage and ends up with all kinds of mish-mosh, odds and ends foods. The thing is, it doesn’t have to be that way. Earlier today I talked about cooking from the pantry for the Family Food Summit and it got me thinking just how important a proper pantry is.
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Two Godly Thumbs Up – July 4th Poolside Cookout

July 4th Food

I don’t mean to brag, but I got to cook for a god this holiday weekend and he was a big fan. Our July 4th celebration was a very last minute affair so we had an intimate group of friends and family over for some pooltime and a laidback cookout. Though my friends are a bunch of first-class eaters, the champion-of-the-day was 3-year old Thor who, fittingly to his super-human name, is a big fan of steak.
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Make It Memorable: 30+ Recipe Ideas for Celebrating Memorial Day

Recipe Ideas for Memorial Day | aidamollenkamp.com

We don’t know about you guys, but this year, we’ve been counting down the days to Memorial Day. The whole weekend is a glorious ode to summer, a trifecta of perfect weather, copious produce and playing hooky (so what if your boss knows beforehand?). Make sure you kick the season off to a good start with a menu that makes the best of all three.

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On The Hunt: 30+ Easter Recipes and Crafts

Easter Recipes

Easter is the true sign of spring for us – it’s the first big occasion of the season to splurge on the abundance of gorgeous produce! Naturally, then, we’re suggesting you go wild with the veggies when creating your Easter feast menu. Whether you’re planning a brunch, dinner, or fancy-pants cocktail party, we’ve got a list of Easter recipes and DIY decorations that will have you celebrating in style.
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