Bacon Guacamole Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Prep Time: 5 minutes Cook Time: 10 minutes Total Time: 15 minutes Servings: 1 A buttery and toasty grilled cheese sandwich stuffed with cool and creamy guacamole, crispy bacon and melted jack and cheddar cheese. The crunchy crumbled tortilla chips in this grilled cheese pay tribute to the classic combination of tortilla chips and guacamole…

Sweet Chicken Bacon Bites

INGREDIENTS 2 chicken breasts, boneless and skinless, cut into 1 inch cubes 8 to 12 slices of thin cut bacon, cut into halves or thirds, ¾ cup dark brown sugar salt and pepper to taste parsley for garnish INSTRUCTIONS Preheat oven to 350 F degrees.  Cover a baking sheet with aluminum foil, this will save…

Slow Cooker Loaded Potato Soup

Yield: About 6 servings Ingredients 3 to 3 1/2 lbs russet potatoes, peeled and diced into 1/2-inch to 3/4-inch pieces (about 7 medium potatoes, 8 – 9 cups) 1 medium yellow onion, finely diced (1 cup) 3 (14.5 oz) cans low-sodium chicken broth 1 cup evaporated milk Salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste…

Bacon and Butternut Pasta

Yield: Serves 8 (serving size: about 1 1/2 cups) Hands-on:38 Minutes Total:1 Hour, 15 Minutes Ingredients: 5 cups (1/2-inch) cubed peeled butternut squash 1 tablespoon olive oil Cooking spray 12 ounces uncooked ziti (short tube-shaped pasta), campanile, or other short pasta 4 cups chopped kale 2 bacon slices 2 cups vertically sliced onion 1 teaspoon…