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5 Soups and Stews Any Guy Can Make


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Sweet Potato Stew for Mom's Night Off
Warm, filling stew is a family favorite. This chicken stew variation packs more protein into each serving.
Warm, filling stew is a family favorite. This chicken stew variation packs more protein into each serving.
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Let's face it, not everyone can cook. There are plenty of people out there don't know a colander from a coffee maker, so don't beat yourself up if you're not exactly renowned for your culinary skills. However inept you are in the kitchen, once you've settled down and started a family, every once in a while it would be nice to let your wife take a night off and you cook the dinner. This Sweet Potato Stew recipe is easy, nutritious and delicious -- it's a crowd-pleaser that your wife and kids will love.