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We went to a barbecue a few months ago and I made this spinach salad with strawberry, avocado, toasted almonds, and blue cheese and it was a hit.  We’ve made it several times since and have added grilled chicken to it to make it a meal in itself.

Spinach Poppyseed SaladRecipe adapted from Gimme Some Oven

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Barbacoa beef tacos are a family favorite around here.  I will make the beef the traditional way in the slow cooker but change out the shells for lettuce wraps for my husband and I when we are eating clean.

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Since Valentine’s Day falls on a Sunday this year we will be celebrating with our littles.  We did the same last year and it was fun creating our own traditions like making a heart shaped pizza for dinner.  We’ve all fallen in love with cheese plates and I thought we’d make it festive by making a Valentine cheese plate this year.

Valentine Cheese Plate

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Slow Cooker Mississippi Roast is one of my family’s favorite meals…even Hudson our pickiest eater loves it.  It always shocks me that he won’t eat a piece of chicken but that his favorite meals are this and Mix and Match Mama’s Spinach Pesto Baked Tacos.

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My slow cooker is easily the most used item in our kitchen.  This busy mama loves the ease of not slaving over the stove after a long day.  I’ve compiled a list of healthier options in my clean eating crock pot recipes round up.

50 Clean Eating Crockpot Recipes

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