When it comes to busy moms trying to create family meals, Six Sisters' Stuff blog is the go-to location for seven million readers every month. Their latest cookbook is a compendium of quick, easy, and delicious family dinner entrees, with all the organization, all the taste-testing with kids, all the hacks to cut the prep time, done by the Six Sisters. The complete family meal game plan is arranged along seven popular categories: 30 Minutes or Lessincluding recipes for: Skillet Pork Lo Mein, Parmesan Pork Chops, Ham and Pineapple Pizza Roll-ups, Mini-Spinach Calzones.5 Ingredients or Lessincluding recipes for: Easy Gnocchi Casserole, Sweet and Tangy Meatballs, Baked Sloppy Joes, Marinated Pork Loin.Pantry Essentialsincluding recipes for: Seven-Can Tortilla Soup, Crispy Coconut Strips with Pina Colada Dipping Sauce, French Dip Crescents, Chili Mac Skillet.Slow Cookerincluding recipes for: Honey Garlic Chicken, Tuscan Soup, Teriyaki Bowl, Mongolian Beef, Chipotle Pulled Pork, Salsa Verde Chicken.Freezer Mealsincluding recipes for: Kung Pao Chicken, Country-Style BBQ Spareribs, Beef and Mushrooms, Ham and Cheese Potatoes, Honey Ribs, Beef Stew.One Pan, One Potincluding recipes for: One-Dish Baked Fajitas, Sunrise Skillet, Mushroom Asparagus Chicken Stir Fry, One-Pan Chili Beef Pasta, Skillet Pizza.Casserolesincluding recipes for: Cheesy Chicken Quinoa Casserole, Country Breakfast Casserole, John Wayne Casserole, Chicken Tetrazzini, Chicken and Stuffing Bake, Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole.Each recipe is accompanied by a color photograph."
Bravo’s Top Chef All-Star and Los Angeles executive chef serves up more than 100 quick and easy family recipes that she developed as a hardworking single mom. America’s 26 million working moms face the challenge of getting a delicious home-cooked dinner on the table. For Antonia Lofaso, the issue hits especially close to home, because she holds down multiple jobs—in the food world, no less. She continues to participate in activities and appearances for Bravo and Top Chef while serving as executive chef of Black Market Liquor Bar. Through it all, she has developed a fantastic repertoire of meals that keep families bonded—quick, nourishing, hearty fare that soothes the soul. Showcasing Lofaso’s top picks, The Busy Mom’s Cookbook includes breakfast favorites ranging from pancakes to the world’s best blueberry muffins, and easy but satisfying dinners such as Beef Stroganoff with Creamy Pappardelle and Fish Tacos with Corn Tomatillo Salad. She even tackles the brown-bag lunch with choices that the other kids will envy, including BBQ Chicken Pita Pocket and Turkey-and-Swiss Panini. The Busy Mom’s Cookbook is the first book to bring star-quality culinary expertise to the specific needs of busy parents. Laced with memories and lessons from Lofaso’s own experience as a working mom, this cookbook speaks from the heart with inspiring, real-world wisdom and plenty of lighthearted humor to encourage every reader to savor the rewards of making mealtime memorable.
Author: Mary Younkin
Publisher: Page Street Publishing
Release Date: 2016-08-16
Cooking from Scratch as Simply as Possible The Weeknight Dinner Cookbook is the perfect way to get dinner on the table quickly and easily with recipes for tasty main dishes and flavorful side dishes, plus a sprinkling of sweet treats. The recipes in this book are made from scratch and each chapter conveniently separates them by cook time: 15–25-minute meals, 30–45-minute meals and 5–10-minute prep (meals cook on their own in the slow cooker or oven). Looking for dinner ideas at the last minute? Your whole family will love Sweet Chipotle Chicken Bites, and they’re on the table—start to finish—in barely fifteen minutes. If you have just five minutes now and you need dinner in a couple of hours, prep Chicken Parmesan Meatloaf and dinner will be ready when you are. Want a delicious slow cooker meal you can start now and have ready to eat tonight? Try Slow Cooker Mexican Pulled Pork and pile the juicy pork into sandwiches, burritos or a tempting taco salad. With a few extra minutes but little effort, you can wow your family or guests with Creamy Balsamic Skillet Chicken or Red Chile Beef Enchiladas. Whatever your occasion, there is a recipe here to help you get a fresh, great-tasting meal on the table in no time. Each entrée provides notes for side dishes as well as tips for adapting the recipe. Many recipes are gluten-free or suggest gluten-free substitutions. With this cookbook, preparing a homemade meal can be simple and stress-free, even on nights when you only have a few minutes to spare in the kitchen.
Author: Editors at Taste of Home
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Release Date: 2016-12-27
Discover what thousands of other home cooks already have—sharing meals as a family is important. Starting today you can make memories and make a difference in your family. Join the challenge that’s sweeping households from coast to coast. Resolve to serve100 sit-down family meals this year. It’s easy with Taste of Home 100 Family Meals! This exciting new cookbook helps you savor the heartwarming benefits of family dinners, casual weekend meals and even Saturday-morning breakfasts. It’s a snap with this collection of 100 simple entrees, each including a side dish option, dessert idea or other serving suggestion. From fast stews and hot sandwiches to slow-cooked dishes and comforting casseroles, dinner-time solutions are always at your fingertips…no matter what the family calendar looks like. You’ll also find two bonus chapters, helping you round out main dishes with no-fuss sides and quick desserts. Icons highlight main courses that come together in 30 minutes, simmer up in a slow cooker or only require a handful of ingredients. Tips shared by other family cooks help you substitute ingredients, streamline preparation or round out the meal. In addition, notes panels and journal sections help you keep your commitment to sharing a meal with your family at least 100 times over the next 12 months. Join the #100FamilyMeals initiative, feed your family home-cooked dinners and start making memories in your home tonight. With Taste of Home 100 Family Meals, you’ll make the dinner table a special place once again. CHAPTERS Introduction 30-Minute Menus Beefy Entrees Chicken Dinners Pork, Ham & More Seafood Specials Meatless Mains Weekend Breakfasts Sides, Salads & Breads Quick Desserts
Author: Rachel Hollis
Publisher: A Thomas Dunne Book for St. Martin's Griffin
Release Date: 2016-10-18
Recipes for affordable meals presented so polished you'd never know their "lowbrow" origins, complete with tips and tricks that prove fabulous hosting doesn't have to break the bank. Rachel Hollis, blogger and founder of "The Chic Site," which reaches over 600,000 users a month, delivers this swoon-worthy cookbook packed with delicious and easy comfort food that's sure to wow at both family suppers and the fanciest dinner parties. Rachel puts a finger-licking gourmet twist on classic American favorites in sections that include recipes for: *Casseroles: balsamic bacon-wrapped meatloaf, bacon and green chili mac n'cheese *Potluck: loaded baked potato salad, seven layer salad *Dips: grilled guacamole, corn dip, chili cheese dip, pizza dip *Sips: strawberry rosemary moonshine, Grandma's sweet tea *Somethin' Sweet: banana pudding parfaits, Mema's carrot cake Packed with big flavor and simple enough for a beginner home cook to master, Upscale Downhome focuses on great-tasting food and beautiful presentation that is guaranteed to impress. This is the kind of food that we all like to eat, served up with a chic twist.
Rotisserie Chicken Does the Work for You Weeknight dinners have never been easier. With a rotisserie chicken from your local grocery store, you can create family favorite dinners filled with savory, juicy and succulent chicken with just a few finishing touches! You're not only saving time by having someone else prepare the chicken, but you'll save money too! Seemingly complicated recipes become easy, fast and delicious. Trish offers a wide range of exciting dishes, including: Chicken Cordon Bleu Pasta Casserole, Ravioli Skillet Lasagna and Pint-Sized BBQ Chicken Pizzas. The recipes span cultures and cuisines with Chicken Madeira with Roasted Asparagus, Baked Chicken Chimichangas and Chinese Chicken Salad. The recipes are divided into chapters that fit your lifestyle - 5 Ingredients or Less for when you don't want to fuss over shopping; 20-Minute Dinners when you need something fast; and Slow Cooker Creations when you want to come home to a meal that's ready, taking full advantage of the deliciously savory flavor of rotisserie chicken.
Author: Jamielyn Nye
Publisher: Hachette UK
Release Date: 2016-09-06
More than 100 inspiring recipes and crafts to cook, bake, and create during that precious hour known as naptime. Every parent knows how magical naptime is-that blissful hour when the house is quiet and you actually have a few moments to yourself. Now Jamielyn Nye, founder of the popular blog IHeartNaptime.net and mother of three, is making naptime even more delicious with her highly anticipated first cookbook. With millions of visitors a month, I Heart Naptime has become a favorite online destination for readers who can't get enough of Nye's easy, kid-pleasing recipes and adorable crafts. From Fluffy Buttermilk Biscuits to BLT Salad with Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Dressing, One-Pot Cheesy Bacon and Chive Macaroni, and Cookies 'n' Cream Cupcakes, THE I HEART NAPTIME COOKBOOK features more than 100 recipes that have you covered for any meal, snack, or sweet craving-and many will even inspire your kids to help in the kitchen! In addition to recipes, Nye's charming crafts like DIY plates, napkins, and aprons transform any meal into a celebration and makes it easy to give the perfect gift, from a basket of homemade toffee to birthday cupcakes. An indispensable resource for home cooks and busy parents, THE I HEART NAPTIME COOKBOOK will make it easy to answer that age-old question, "What's for dinner?"
With five hungry kids, a husband in the NFL, and her own insatiable appetite, Christy Denney has plenty of mouths to feed. Good thing she's created a full playbook of recipes that are guaranteed to get any crowd cheering. And now she's sharing it with you! From breakfast to dinner to dessert--and all the snacks and munchies--in between, you're sure to find something for everyone, like Jelly Roll Pancakes, Buffalo Chicken Pizza, Sweet and Sour Meatballs, One Hour Rolls, Cookie Crusted Chocolate Chip Cake. And, of course, Christy's famous Peanut Butter "Cheese Ball." This book is filled with family-friendly favorites from her popular blog and exclusive new recipes that will make your mouth water. The perfect cookbook for busy moms looking for simple, delicious, and easy dishes the whole family will love!