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Breakfast Burritos

Posted on: May 13th, 2024 by Bri DeRosa

These budget-friendly breakfast burritos are made using only ingredients that can be purchased at a Dollar Store!

Mona’s Vegetarian Cholent

Posted on: September 7th, 2023 by Bri DeRosa

This recipe for vegetarian cholent — a traditional Jewish dish — can be made in the slow cooker and is perfect for a hands-off Shabbat meal.

Quinoa and Black Bean Bowls

Posted on: July 26th, 2022 by Bri DeRosa

These quinoa and black bean bowls from sports dietitian Connie Liakos are a perfect quick, nutritious, meatless option for busy weeknights.

Black Bean Quesadillas

Posted on: September 14th, 2020 by Bri DeRosa

You can make the filling for these black bean quesadillas in your slow cooker or pressure cooker, so dinner comes together in a flash on busy nights!

Vegetable Tortilla Soup

Posted on: September 8th, 2020 by Bri DeRosa

Make this Vegetable Tortilla Soup in a slow cooker, pressure cooker or on the stovetop for a fast and budget-friendly family dinner!

Walking Tacos

Posted on: July 22nd, 2020 by Bri DeRosa

Walking Tacos are the perfect build-your-own family dinner to take on the go! Pack up the fixings and you’ll have a no-fuss dinner for busy nights.

Black Eyed Pea and Collard Greens Soup

Posted on: April 12th, 2018 by Bri DeRosa

This recipe comes from the Eating Smart, Being Active initiative at Colorado State University.

Soft Black Bean Tacos

Posted on: February 23rd, 2018 by Bri DeRosa

This recipe is from the Vermont WIC Eat Well Cookbook.

Vito’s Turkey Chili

Posted on: May 29th, 2015 by Bri DeRosa

Executive Director Lynn Barendsen shares her father-in-law’s healthy makeover of his beloved chili recipe.

Spicy Chickpeas

Posted on: May 8th, 2015 by Bri DeRosa

Team Member Paromita shares her mom’s recipe for Bengali comfort food.



Posted on: August 23rd, 2013 by The Family Dinner Project Team

With tostadas, everyone gets access to the same ingredients, but each person gets to pick only the ones that he or she wants. Perfecto!

Turkey chili

Turkey Chili

Posted on: May 29th, 2013 by The Family Dinner Project Team

Especially during the winter months, I find it difficult to get to the store for special ingredients such as fresh chili peppers. That’s why I was so excited when a friend passed on this recipe for Turkey Chili, which calls for just a few ingredients that are easy to keep on hand. This Chili recipe […]