White Chicken Chili

When this Southern belle isn't helping patients as a registered nurse, she's in the kitchen experimenting with recipes. Originally from Hoover and now living in Pelham, Shea Goldstein is eager to share ideas about healthy and creative meals through her food blog, Dixie Chik Cooks. Featured here is a chili she created to warm souls on any wintry day.

Inside Two Eighty Lifestyle’s Cookie Jar

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Little Chefs

 Makes 15 bars  Ingredients 
2 packages refrigerated crescent rolls
2 packages of 8-ounce cream cheese, softened to room temperature
1 cup white sugar
1 tablespoon vanilla extract
1 stick (1/2 cup) melted butter
3/4 cup cinnamon sugar  Instructions

What’s Brewing?

Made from fully fermented Camellia sinensis leaves Retains its flavor for several years.

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Feeding kids healthy food in the time of convenience is hard, as is making sure they actually eat it. Fruits and veggies are always a must-have, but with shifting opinions on everything else, sometimes it’s hard to tell what the best thing to give your kids is.

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