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March 19 2017

Lasagna! I love it. But it can be complicated and expensive to make. So, why not mix things up a bit and make lasagna as a soup?

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January 20 2017

We love homemade macaroni and cheese — good old comfort food on a cold winter night — but sometimes plain old mac and cheese leaves you wanting more.

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November 21 2016

Keep dinner simple! This recipe lets the kiddos pack their favorite meats and cheeses into a bread bowl and bake it up for a warm winter meal.

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August 26 2016

Get everyone involved in making dinner tonight! This simple recipe lets kids construct their own burritos, while adults do the “grilling.”

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July 25 2016
  • Nonstick cooking spray
  • 4 frozen deep-dish piecrusts
  • 1 6 oz. can white-meat chicken in water
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May 26 2016

Not all of us can jet off to a vacation on the Big Island (or even a little island), but this meal captures a little of the tropical taste of a luau.

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March 25 2016

We all have favorite memories from our childhood. One of mine is a certain dish that my mom used to make: Chicken Parmesan.

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February 01 2016

Chili season and sports playoff season were made for each other.

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December 01 2015

Everyone in my family has a different opinion when it comes to their favorite Chinese entrée: One wants sweet and sour, another likes Szechuan.

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September 21 2015

Fall is here, school has started and many of us are still figuring out how to fit prepping, cooking and eating dinner amidst all the school and after-school

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Sunday, March 19, 2017
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From left, Comstock STEM Academy students Macy Cannon, Amaya Gonzalez, and Shelby Alexander and teacher Karyn Medendorp work on a mechanical project in the school’s science lab.

Public schools?

Friday, January 20, 2017
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Ask other parents on the playground, at work, or through

Monday, November 21, 2016
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With its cooler temps and abundant color, fall is great t

Monday, September 26, 2016

White babies kind of seem pale to me now.

Monday, July 25, 2016