salad month is here!!!

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hellllllooooo, 2019!!! i’m so freakin’ pumped to finally share with you something i’ve been planning for what feels like FOREVER at this point: january is salad month!!! 🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻🙌🏻 if you’re anything like me, the past month has been filled with an abundance of holiday cheer…in the form of cookies, cocktails, & cheese. which, i’ll be honest, is one of my favorite parts of the holiday season. (i’ve never ever met a christmas cookie i didn’t…

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skillet red curry with ginger turkey meatballs

skillet red curry with ginger turkey meatballs. the creamiest red curry with onions, bell peppers, & flavorful turkey meatballs made with tons of ginger, garlic & cilantro - & the best part is it’s all made in one pan! an easy & comforting skillet red curry recipe! #playswellwithbutter #redcurry #easyredcurry #turkeymeatballs #gingermeatballs #healthyrecipe #castiron #skilletrecipe #onepandinners #onepanmeal #castironrecipe

skillet red curry with ginger turkey meatballs. the creamiest red curry with onions, bell peppers, & flavorful turkey meatballs made with tons of ginger, garlic & cilantro – & the best part is it’s all made in one pan! an easy & comforting cast iron skillet red curry recipe! this post is sponsored by GRIZZLY, whose american-made cast iron skillets i’m obsessed with! all thoughts & opinions are my own. thank you, as always, for visiting…

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maple glazed spatchcock turkey

maple glazed spatchcock turkey. spatchcock turkey gets slathered in an easy-to-make maple herb butter, then roasted & finished with a maple glaze. the perfect thanksgiving flavors, in one easy turkey recipe! roasting a juicy & moist thanksgiving turkey has never been easier, especially thanks to @Honeysuckle White turkey (#ad)! #playswellwithbutter #turkeyrecipe #thanksgivingturkey #moistturkeyrecipe #bestthanksgivingturkeyrecipe #spatchcock #spatchcockturkey

spatchcock turkey gets slathered in an easy-to-make maple herb butter, then roasted & finished with a simple maple glaze. the perfect thanksgiving flavors, in one easy maple glazed spatchcock turkey recipe! roasting a juicy & moist thanksgiving turkey has never been easier!  this post is sponsored by Honeysuckle White & Shady Brook Farms, whose fresh traceable whole turkeys i’m seriously so excited to serve at my holiday dinners this year! all thoughts & opinions are…

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slowly braised lamb ragu with gnocchi

slowly braised lamb ragu sauce. lamb shoulder gets slowly braised with onions, carrots, celery, tomatoes, and plenty of hardy herbs to make the perfect rich & comforting slowly braised lamb ragu sauce. it’s perfect to serve with gnocchi, polenta, or any pasta of your choice for the coziest winter dinner! #playswellwithbutter #lambrecipe #braisedlamb #lambragu #ragusauce #comfortfood

slowly braised lamb ragu sauce. lamb shoulder gets slowly braised with onions, carrots, celery, tomatoes, and plenty of hardy herbs to make the perfect rich & comforting slowly braised lamb ragu sauce. it’s perfect to serve with gnocchi, polenta, or any pasta of your choice for the coziest winter dinner!  this post is sponsored by the American Lamb Board. all thoughts & opinions are my own. thank you, as always, for visiting plays well with…

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skillet chicken pot pie

skillet chicken pot pie. an easy homemade chicken pot pie recipe made entirely in a cast iron skillet! this skillet chicken pot pie has the creamiest filling loaded with carrots, potatoes, & shredded chicken & an extra flaky biscuit topping with herbed garlic butter. easy enough for busy weeknights, & comforting enough for cold winter nights, this skillet chicken pot pie is the perfect comfort food recipe! #playswellwithbutter #chickenpotpiewithbiscuits #skilletchickenpotpie #easychickenpotpie #castironskilletrecipes

an easy homemade chicken pot pie recipe made entirely in a cast iron skillet! this skillet chicken pot pie has the creamiest filling loaded with carrots, potatoes, & shredded chicken & an extra flaky biscuit topping with herbed garlic butter. easy enough for busy weeknights, & comforting enough for cold winter nights, this skillet chicken pot pie is the perfect comfort food recipe! this post is sponsored by GRIZZLY, who craft the stunning American-made cast…

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chipotle raspberry chicken autumn hummus bowls

an easy one-skillet recipe for chipotle raspberry chicken, served overtop an autumn hummus bowl with creamy, garlicky hummus, finely shredded kale, wild rice, goat cheese, & some extra raspberries. chipotle raspberry chicken autumn hummus bowls are the perfect healthy & easy weeknight dinner, or an easy meal to prep for grab-&-go lunches this week! #hummusbowl #chipotleraspberrychicken #raspberryrecipes #raspberrydinnerrecipes #healthyrecipe #skilletrecipe #bowlrecipe #easyrecipe #mealprep

an easy one-skillet recipe for chipotle raspberry chicken, served overtop an autumn hummus bowl with creamy, garlicky hummus, finely shredded kale, wild rice, goat cheese, & some extra raspberries. chipotle raspberry chicken autumn hummus bowls are the perfect healthy & easy weeknight dinner, or an easy meal to prep for grab-&-go lunches this week! this post is sponsored by Driscoll’s, whose berries I’m absolutely crazy for, and the FeedFeed. all thoughts & opinions are my…

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bacon beer cheese broccoli cheddar soup

bacon beer cheese broccoli cheddar soup. a cross between two classic comforting soups, beer cheese soup & broccoli cheese soup, this bacon beer cheese broccoli cheddar soup is thick, luscious, creamy, & decadent. the ultimate comfort food dinner to warm you up on a cold night this winter! #playswellwithbutter #broccolicheddarsoup #broccolicheesesoup #bestbroccolicheesesoup #creamybroccolicheesesoup #beercheesesoup #bestbeercheesesoup #baconbeercheesesoup #comfortfood #comfortfoodrecipes

bacon beer cheese broccoli cheddar soup is bacon beer cheese broccoli cheddar soup. a cross between two classic comforting soups, beer cheese soup & broccoli cheese soup, this bacon beer cheese broccoli cheddar soup is thick, luscious, creamy, & decadent. the ultimate comfort food dinner to warm you up on a cold night this winter!  this post is sponsored by Tillamook, whose cheeses have earned a permanent spot in my cheese drawer. all thoughts &…

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autumn grain bowls

autumn grain bowls. hearty & healthy grain bowls filled with kale, wild rice, quinoa, roasted sweet potatoes, apple, smoked gouda & a cinnamon maple balsamic vinaigrette, these autumn grain bowls are perfect for a healthy dinner, a meal prep lunch to pack for the week, or to serve as a hearty side dish at any holiday meal this season. #playswellwithbutter #grainbowl #healthygrainbowlrecipe #wildricesalad #quinoasalad #saladrecipes #fallsalad #autumnsalad #fallrecipes

hearty & healthy grain bowls filled with kale, wild rice, quinoa, roasted sweet potatoes, apple, smoked gouda & a cinnamon maple balsamic vinaigrette, these autumn grain bowls are perfect for a healthy dinner, a meal prep lunch to pack for the week, or to serve as a hearty side dish at any holiday meal this season. pin this autumn grain bowls recipe for later!!! SALAD HUGS, people. today we’re making salad hugs. which, i’ll be…

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easy buffalo chicken bacon ranch pizza

easy buffalo chicken bacon ranch pizza. the easiest buffalo chicken bacon ranch pizza, topped with a fresh & crunchy salad for a fun twist on pizza night! with only 5 ingredients, this buffalo chicken bacon ranch pizza is perfect for an easy weeknight pizza dinner & great for game day parties this fall! #playswellwithbutter #homemadepizza #buffalochickenpizza #chickenbaconranchpizza #pizzanight #easypizzarecipe #easydinnerrecipe #gamedayfood #partyfood

the easiest buffalo chicken bacon ranch pizza, topped with a fresh & crunchy salad for a fun twist on pizza night! with only 5 ingredients, this buffalo chicken bacon ranch pizza is perfect for an easy weeknight pizza dinner & great for game day parties this fall! this post is sponsored by Taylor Farms, whose greens & salad mixes are truly a staple in my fridge. all thoughts & opinions are my own. thank you,…

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slow cooker rosemary & garlic balsamic lamb sandwiches

slow cooker rosemary & garlic balsamic lamb sandwiches. a majorly delicious & majorly easy lamb slow cooker recipe. lamb shoulder slowly simmers away with tons of garlic, fresh rosemary, & balsamic vinegar, then gets shredded for the best slow cooker lamb sandwiches. an easy & delicious recipe for any fall potluck, football get-together, or holiday party this season! #plasywellwithbutter #slowcookerrecipes #crockpotmeals #lambrecipes #lambshoulder #easylambrecipe #lambsandwich

slow cooker rosemary & garlic balsamic lamb sandwiches. a majorly delicious & majorly easy lamb slow cooker recipe. lamb shoulder slowly simmers away with tons of garlic, fresh rosemary, & balsamic vinegar, then gets shredded for the best slow cooker lamb sandwiches. an easy & delicious recipe for any fall potluck, football get-together, or holiday party this season! this post is sponsored by the American Lamb Board. all thoughts & opinions are my own. thank…

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