Slow Cooker Swimming Rama
April 18, 2018

Slow Cooker Swimming Rama

This slow cooker version of Swimming Rama made at home is simple and flavor-packed. It may just have you saying “so long” delivery and “hello” to at home Thai food once for all.

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Holly Erickson & Natalie Mortimer

Holly Erickson & Natalie Mortimer

Welcome to The Modern Proper. We're glad you're here! We believe in sharing life through great food at our own tables. Let's change the way people think about hospitality—one delicious meal at a time.

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Continental Breakfast at Home
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Continental Breakfast at Home

This post is all about the best no cook continental breakfast spread worthy of family get-togethers and house guests alike.

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Breakfast Burritos
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Breakfast Burritos

Breakfast burritos hit the spot every time! Our version of the classic comfort food is not fancy or gourmet, but it's good. And nothing beats a good breakfast burrito.

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Italian Chopped Salad
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Italian Chopped Salad

A perfectly sharp knife is your ticket to creating this crunchy, crispy, flavor-packed and easy Italian chopped salad.

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Old Bay Shrimp and Sausage Sheet Pan Dinner
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Old Bay Shrimp and Sausage Sheet Pan Dinner

Sheet pan dinners are a life savor when it comes to quick and healthy weeknight dinners! This combo of shrimp, sausage and asparagus seasoned with Old Bay seasoning is served with lemony aioli, yum!

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Spinach Artichoke Dip Cheese Bread
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Spinach Artichoke Dip Cheese Bread

What happens when you combine spring artichokes, spinach, cheese, and the perfect loaf of crusty bread? Pure magic, that’s what.

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Green Goddess Grilled Cheese Sandwich
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Green Goddess Grilled Cheese Sandwich

This Green Goddess Grilled Cheese Sandwich is sure to become your new favorite. Bright and savory, but most of all a little bit healthier than your typical cheese only version.

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Crispy Roasted Potatoes with Gremolata
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Crispy Roasted Potatoes with Gremolata

We are revealing all our secrets to mastering perfect crispy roasted potatoes. If you haven’t already chosen a side dish to bring to Easter lunch or Passover dinner, we've gotcha covered.

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Lemongrass Chicken Lettuce Wrap
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Lemongrass Chicken Lettuce Wrap

Trust us when we say this is the lunch/dinner recipe you didn’t know you needed. These lemongrass chicken lettuce wraps are everything and are perfect for weekly meal prepping.

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Banana Walnut Cake
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Banana Walnut Cake

This classic Banana Walnut Cake recipe (with a twist ) will have you singing its praises in no time, and if you’re anything like us you just might become a bit obsessed.

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Chicken Street Tacos With Mango Slaw
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Chicken Street Tacos With Mango Slaw

Citrus marinated chicken, juicy mango and cabbage slaw come together atop warm corn tortillas to make these incredibly craveable chicken street tacos that make the perfect weeknight meal.

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Instant Pot White Bean Chicken Chili
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Instant Pot White Bean Chicken Chili

Short on time, but still wanting big flavor? This Instant Pot white bean chicken chili delivers with the best of both worlds and wins big points at the dinner table for kids and adults alike.

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Roast Beef Red Curry
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Roast Beef Red Curry

Tonight on the menu should be this roast beef curry. It's wonderfully rich, easy to make and oh so comforting on a rainy day.

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Baileys Chocolate Bundt Cake
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Baileys Chocolate Bundt Cake

This Baileys Chocolate Bundt Cake with Irish Whiskey is decadent, full of St. Patrick’s day cheer, and bakes up in a flash, making it the perfect sweet to add to your festivities.

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Healthy Italian Wedding Soup
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Healthy Italian Wedding Soup

If you’re wondering is Italian Wedding Soup good for me? Make it The Modern Proper way and you can confidently answer YES! Not only is it delicious and healthy, it's done in 30 minutes.

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Sheet Pan Olive Bar Chicken
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Sheet Pan Olive Bar Chicken

This Olive Bar Chicken is perfect for weeknight dinners that need to be done in a flash. Full of rich flavors, almost NO prep, and using only one pan, this dish is destined to become a new favorite.

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Tropical Kale Salad
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Tropical Kale Salad

This recipe is for all you salad lovers out there! This tropical kale salad is piled high with crunchy veggies, sweet mangos, macadamia nuts and tossed with the creamiest coconut curry dressing.

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Instant Pot Beef Ragu
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Instant Pot Beef Ragu

This Instant Pot Ragu is so versatile, you can pair it with anything and call it dinner. All the flavor of a slow cooked ragu can be achieved in a fraction of the time using the Instant pot.

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