Creamy Farmer’s Market Tortellini + A Giveaway

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A homemade healthy cream sauce coats your choice of fresh vegetables all over a bed of delicious cheese tortellini. This is vegetarian food at it’s best! Scroll down to the bottom for a chance to win a grill or $300 gift card.

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I always look forward to summer food for three main things: grilling, loads of ice cream, and farmer’s market/fresh garden fruit and vegetables…. 

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{Slow Cooker} Quinoa Tex Mex

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Special thanks to Collective Bias and Hunt’s for sponsoring this post. As always, all opinions are my own. A one-dish, slow-cooker tex mex quinoa casserole. This dish is bursting with fresh and healthy flavors with some good spice plus a great summer recipe. This dish is vegetarian, but chicken, ground beef, or ground turkey can easily be added in. 

A one-dish, slow-cooker tex mex quinoa casserole. This casserole is bursting with fresh and healthy flavors with some good spice. This dish is vegetarian, but chicken, ground beef, or ground turkey can easily be added in.

I tend to kind of forget about my slow cooker as soon as it gets warm outside.

Which is totally a shame, because slow cooker meals are my favorite…. 

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{Vegetarian} Cajun Chow Mein

A vegetarian cajun dish made in chow mein noodles and with a lightened-up creamy sauce. This dish can be ready in under 30 minutes and you can add a protein of choice if desired.

A vegetarian cajun dish made in chow mein noodles and with a lightened-up creamy sauce. This dish can be ready in under 30 minutes and you can add a protein of choice if desired.

A vegetarian cajun dish made in chow mein noodles and with a lightened-up creamy sauce. This recipe is one you are going to want to have and use over and over again.

And here’s why – let me give you three quick reasons:… 

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{Vegetarian} 30-minute Southwest Pasta Salad

(Under 30 minutes) Incredible Southwest Pasta Salad

A vegetarian southwest pasta salad that takes less than 30 minutes to make and is drenched in the most delicious and spicy dressing! Lots of fresh vegetables included and protein from the beans.

(Under 30 minutes) Incredible Southwest Pasta Salad

So I was at the grocery store yesterday morning. Pretty early. I like to go early to hopefully ensure all the food I want is there and I won’t need to wait in long lines.

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