Homemade Garlic Parmesan Pita Chips Recipe

Homemade Garlic Parmesan Pita Chips Recipe from foodiewithfamily.com

If it were possible to be a professional snacker, I would be the best in the world. I have a snacking system, people, and it’s foolproof. I always have couple of preferred snacks in rotation. There must be one that’s a little sweet, one that’s cold, one that’s full of protein, and one that’s crunchy. …

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Twix Ice Cream Sandwich Cake

Twix Ice Cream Sandwich Cake for No-Bake summer sweet tooth satisfaction

  I only have so much virtue in my body. I try to eat well and feed my family healthy foods, and I do a pretty good job of it most of the time. But every so often, I spend all my good behaviour on things like parenting, being honest and moral, and tidying up….

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Easy Meal Plan: Week of July 27th

Easy Meal Plan Week of July 27th.

It’s time for the second installment of our Easy Meal Plan for next week brought to you in collaboration with 7 other fantastic bloggers. Have you had a chance to try out any of the recipes from last week’s Easy Meal Plan? Oh mercy. There was some amazing stuff on there, wasn’t there? Just wait…

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Easy Garlic and Ginger Glazed Sticky Pork

Easy Garlic and Ginger Sticky Glazed Pork Stir Fry

It’s no secret that food is my forever friend. It’s pretty easy to get me to hold forth on the subject in general, obviously. All that being said, I am especially passionate about the sub-category of food made of simple recipes using basic ingredients that deliver major flavours with minimal effort. Easy Garlic and Ginger…

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Crispy Roasted Radishes with Onions

Crispy Roasted Radishes with Onions from foodiewithfamily.com

Radishes are polarizing. In my experience no one is lukewarm on the subject of their love or lack thereof for radishes. A friend recently described them to me as “tasting like spicy dirt”. I am on a mission to bring radish love to the WORLD, friends, because I assert that most people who think they…

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Easy Meal Plan: Week of July 20th through 26th

Easy Meal Plan Week 1

Do you ever get the feeling that you’re running out of steam in the kitchen, inspiration wise? I’m beyond excited to announce that Foodie with Family has teamed up with 7 great food bloggers to bring you a weekly meal plan to keep those creative juices flowing. We’re pooling the collective talents of 8 bloggers…

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Chinese Barbecue Pork (Char Siu), Homemade Five Spice

Chinese Barbecue Pork {Char Siu} made without food colouring!

Are you familiar with Chinese Barbecue Pork {Char Siu}; that flavourful, luscious, sticky-sweet, bright-red pork served in House Special Soup, fried rice, and on skewers at Chinese restaurants? I have a serious fixation on the stuff. I can’t get enough of it. The problem with satisfying my need for it is twofold: I don’t live…

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Loaded Baked Potato Salad

Loaded Baked Potato Salad

I have a thirteen year old son who is a maniac for all things potato. Mashed potatoes, french fries, tater tots, roasted potatoes, he is all in with no hesitation. Without question, though, one of his favourite ways to eat a potato is as loaded baked potato; sour cream, bacon, and cheese. Loaded Baked Potato…

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Vanilla Latte Straciatella Gelato

Vanilla Latte Straciatella Gelato plus a video tutorial

Vanilla Latte Straciatella Gelato. It rolls trippingly from the tongue, doesn’t it? I have to be honest. I used the legit Italian word “straciatella” mainly because it’s significantly more fun to say repeatedly than “chocolate flakes” which is what it really is. Give it a try and really draw it out- Strrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrraciatellllllllaaaaaaaaaaaah. Come on, admit…

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Carne Asada {Grilled Beef for Salads, Tacos, and Burritos}

Carne Asada {Grilled Beef for Salads, Tacos, and Burritos}

I have a fast and fabulous recipe to share with you because -PEOPLE- this is going to be the biggest grilling weekend of the whole year. I’m talking about Carne Asada {Grilled Beef for Salads, Tacos, and Burritos}. This is one of the classic meats (literally and figuratively) of Mexican street tacos. Flavourful, slightly charred…

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