Our Best Thanksgiving Recipes

Amazing recipes for Thanksgiving. Plenty of delicious recipes, many with a healthy twist!

Thanksgiving is a week away! Do you have your menu planned? What are you in charge of? I’ve got a fairly short list this year for our gathering with Michael’s family. I’m roasting a chicken, a fruit plate (shaped like a turkey), the sweet potatoes, some corn muffins, and a few pies.  As I was… 

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Sun Dried Tomato Quinoa

Sun Dried Tomato and Olive Quinoa - Perfect as a gorgeous side or toss in some white beans or chicken for a fabulous main!

I’ve had a hard time writing recipes lately. It’s something I love doing. Choosing, preparing, and eating good food nourishes my heart just as much as my body. This is especially true when no one is crying on the kitchen floor, or rogue kitchen accidents scar my face, or I don’t over or under cook… 

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My Trick for Last-Minute Dinners

5 Easy Dinners from One Easy Ingredient! from www.onelovelylife.com

I’m a meal planner through and through. It’s one of the only ways we’ve stayed on budget for the last many years and the only way to keep me on track when we’re so busy with school, therapy, dance class, errands, and more. Still, despite the best-laid plans, sometimes the afternoon has gotten away from… 

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French-Style Potato Salad

French Style Potato Salad // One Lovely Life

Growing up, I sort of felt like potato salad was a waste of plate space at a picnic or potluck. For the most part, I feel that way still, but I’ve learned there are more versions of potato salad than I’d ever known. While there’s the supermarket variety–overcooked potatoes thick with mayo and not much… 

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The Best Paleo Ranch Dressing (& Mayo!)

Fail-proof Paleo Ranch Dressing (+ Mayo!) // One Lovely Life

I’ve been hearing a lot about how easy homemade mayonnaise is to make for ages. But I kind of thought, “well, I don’t really like mayonnaise anyway” and also “I doubt it.” The idea of whisking and pouring, and hoping the mayonnaise didn’t “break” seemed pretty intimidating. Plus, a lot of the dairy-free recipes for… 

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