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Roasted Root Vegetable and Hot Dog Skewers (Plus 4 More 30-Minute Meal Ideas with Alexia Foods)




Struggling to feed your family quickly while still keeping your meals well balanced? Read on for five 30-minute balanced weeknight meal ideas using Alexia Foods.

Families are busier than ever these days, finding it difficult to get dinner to the table on a normal weeknight. It’s even more challenging to serve a quick dinner that is well balanced. So many times are we tempted to quickly make a grilled cheese sandwich, hot dog or macaroni and cheese, throw it on a kids plate and call it a night. I’m here to encourage you that with just a few stocked Alexia products in your freezer, you can be ready with a more-creative, well-balanced meal for your family even on the busiest of weeknights.

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