Quick Lunch

Chicken Pear Pecan Sandwich with Three Mushroom Soup

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Warm soup with a sandwich on the side is my kind of fall lunch. Toasted gluten free bread, and mushroom soup that is homemade with no can in sight. Personally, I’ve never been a fan of cream of mushroom soup (from a can). It doesn’t even compare to this three mushroom soup made with fresh […]

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Broccoli Slaw Chicken Salad

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When you’re in need of a quick lunch or dinner, packaged veggies can be a huge time saver. I frequently get packaged coleslaw and broccoli slaw to save myself a ton of chopping. This recipe is a simple and easy lunch for one, or you could double or triple the recipe to turn it into […]

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Thai Curry Chicken Salad

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Anytime I can make a curry out of anything, I’m all game. Some of you on Facebook requested different variations of chicken salad. I thought this was a great idea as chicken salad is such a simple and easy lunch option, but you can run out of variations pretty fast.  For a vegetarian option, I […]

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What I Ate Wednesday #2

September 25, 2013

Welcome to the second edition of WIAW. Glad to see some of you got some new meal & snack ideas. The morning didn’t start off the best, as I couldn’t sleep past 2:00am (our dog barked, woke up the baby, so she had a hard time getting back to sleep), so needless to say, every […]

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Chicken, Pesto & Cranberry Quesadilla’s

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I love quesadilla’s.  Great for a quick lunch or an ultra-fast dinner.  This is a recipe I came up with for Real Women of Philadelphia, and I realized I never cross-posted it.  So here it is!  Since it was for a contest, I also did an instructional video that you can see here. Chicken Pesto […]

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Goji Berry Chickpea Salad

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Goji berries you ask?  If you’ve never heard of these little dried fruits, I guess you have now.  They aren’t as sweet as raisins, and they have a berry-ish flavor and chewier texture.  They pack an antioxidant punch and contain 170% of your daily vitamin A needs. Wow! Gotta like that!  Here’s more health info […]

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