Baked Zucchini Balls.

Sometimes I feel like I have the fussiest eaters on earth, for children. I legit wonder how they have the endless energy they do, fueled by nothing but a few dried, plain cheerios for breakfast. My 7 year old daughter likes to tell everyone how she’s a vegetarian, when in reality she won’t eat meat unless it’s been processed to the point where it no longer tastes like meat. Then there’s my 3 year old son; he cries when i make him a meal he doesn’t like, but then will also cry if i tell him I’ll eat it. Yes friends, I’m an asshole parent.
So I decided to try something different in an attempt to please them, Baked Zucchini Balls. They appealed to 1.5 out of 2 kids, I say 1.5 because my boy decided 2 zucchini balls in that he suddenly didn’t like his meal and proceeded to regurgitate it onto the plate and surrounding areas….he consumed half his meal so I’ll call that a win.

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Detoxifying Chopped Salad.

I don’t know about you but if you have children who recently went Trick-or-Treating and returned home with a bag full of chocolates, it takes every bit of will power (in me, at least) to not sneak a few after they’re in bed. It’s really tough. I have to inspect and shuffle through a mountain of these full size cookies and cream and Kit Kat bars and all i can think about is “Which one will they not notice is missing?”
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Moroccan Pork Tenderloin.

Ok ok… So I got a bit carried away with the dessert recipes and just realized I haven’t posted a “meal” as yet. Well friends, you’re in for a treat. Today, I present to you Moroccan Pork Tenderloin.

I was never a huge fan of pork unless it was called bacon…but I am so glad I tried this recipe. The recipe was actually given to me by a friend who insisted I make it and I have never looked at pork ┬áthe same since.
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Pesto Chicken

A healthy meal that saves time!? Who would have guessed. This easy to make recipe has become a family favorite. It has only 4 ingredients, takes about 10 minutes to prepare and about 40 minutes to bake depending on the size of the chicken breast. Anyone with kids or a busy lifestyle knows that its all about the simplicity.

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