Made-It Monday

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Written on July 28, 2014 at 4:23 pm , by

Dad @derekbruff13 perfectly mastered our Chicken and Goat Cheese Crepes! This simple and delicious meal is a no-fuss option for busy weeknights. He even made a prep station with different filling options so his kids could indulge in sweet crepes.

Find other no-cook meals here.

 

@Derekbruff13 crepe prep station.

 

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Here’s how: Make a Family Circle recipe, take a photo and share it on Instagram by tagging @FamilyCircleMag and #FCMADEIT.

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Written on July 21, 2014 at 12:36 pm , by

They say the way to someone’s heart is through their stomach. Instagram user @loveonafarm went straight to the source with her take on our Mini Blueberry Pies, sweetening up the shape and forgoing the original’s pop sticks. She said the “super easy recipe” made for a “delicious little DIY Monday!” Can’t say we disagree!

Watch a step-by-step video on how to prepare this dessert here.

 

 

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Written on July 14, 2014 at 10:00 am , by

Pesto chango! Instagram user @zibs mixed up our Kale-Walnut Pesto, including pine nuts. The photographer clearly knows how to capture a picture-perfect food shot, styling her sauce and crusty bread next to our July issue.

Get inspired by more creative recipes for quick and easy snacks, desserts and drinks, here.

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Here’s how: Make a Family Circle recipe, take a photo and share it on Instagram by tagging @FamilyCircleMag and #FCMADEIT.

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Written on July 7, 2014 at 10:30 am , by

“Thank you #FamilyCircleMagazine for the recipe, and the cute idea of putting it in jars!” says Instagram user @ashmarie122 who snapped a shot of our Banana Pudding. The traditional southern treat is easy to prepare and personalize—she left out the bananas for an all-vanilla indulgence! Create an entire Low Country-inspired feast with these down-home recipes.

 

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Written on June 23, 2014 at 12:36 pm , by

Macaroni and cheese is always a surefire hit. Jazz it up with mushrooms and smoked Gouda and you get our Smoky Wild Mushroom Mac. Instagram user @danabstein made the recipe, which she said was a certified win in her house. She paired the irresistible dish with a side salad—we’re adding bonus points for the great plate and presentation!

Vegetarians, meat lovers, cheese-aholics… There’s something for everyone in this slide show of our favorite mac and cheese recipes.

 

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Written on June 16, 2014 at 8:00 am , by

Nothing signals summer more than gorgeous ripe tomatoes! Instagram user @shoo_shoobaby did an impressive job re-creating the cover recipe from our July issue—Cherry Tomato Bruschetta. Try your hand at the other dishes that have graced our covers here.

 

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Here’s how: Make a Family Circle recipe, take a photo and share it on Instagram by tagging @FamilyCircleMag and #FCMADEIT.

Pick up a copy of our July issue, on newsstands now, featuring delicious Cherry Tomato Bruschetta!

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Written on June 9, 2014 at 4:19 pm , by

It’s never too hot out for a warm bowl of soup. Instagram user @homecooked_food followed that motto when she made our Lentil Soup with Beef, a dish she said was out of her comfort zone as a cook. The easy slow cooker meal is perfect for a weeknight meal—and if you’re lucky, leftovers! Find more of our delicious soups here.

 

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Written on June 2, 2014 at 3:25 pm , by

June’s the perfect time to fire up your grill for burgers! Instagram user @mekwahoo made our Spicy Chipotle Burgers featuring chipotles, adobo, cilantro, onion and garlic in the patties. Top them with smoked mozzarella, tomato, cilantro and Chipotle Sour Cream for a summer meal with a kick. Get 10 delicious slider recipes here.

 

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Written on May 26, 2014 at 8:30 am , by

Dessert is served! Instagram user @oohallicat whipped up this delicious Strawberry Fool from Ellie Krieger, host of the Food Network’s Healthy Appetite. The dish packs a hefty dose of vitamins C and B12 plus calcium—and is just as good with blueberries or raspberries. Click here for more celebrity chef recipes.

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Written on May 19, 2014 at 1:30 pm , by

Today’s Made-It (Meatless) Monday featured chef is @absmomma1, who made the Quinoa and Bean Burritos from our March issue. For an added touch, she topped off the recipe with sour cream and avocado, which not only adds taste but can also help lower cholesterol. Find other hearty vegetarian meals here.

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Written on May 12, 2014 at 4:19 pm , by

These flowers are definitely in bloom! Instagram user @helenkdavishkd did an incredible job making our May cover recipe. The pretty petals on the Flower Cupcakes are made out of mini marshmallows topped with sparkling sprinkles, and Twizzlers act as the stems. Check out more of our cover stars here.

And for an added bonus, scroll down to see more outtakes of Helen’s masterpieces!

 

 

 

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Written on May 5, 2014 at 2:09 pm , by

If you ask us, any day is perfect for a freshly baked dessert. Even better when it involves chocolate—and there are jelly beans on top! Instagram user @rkenn421 re-created our Brownie Bird Nests by jazzing up a basic brownie mix. Find more of our delicious brownie recipes here.

 

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Here’s how: Make a Family Circle recipe, take a photo and share it on Instagram by tagging @FamilyCircleMag and #FCMADEIT.