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15 All-In-One Dinner Ideas

We all know how busy weeknights can get! Some nights you just don’t have time to wash more than one pot. That’s where these deliciously simple all-in-one dinner ideas come in handy. They are a one pot meal your family will… Continue Reading →

Simple “All in One” Italian Soup

We’ve been enjoying a lot of soup this winter in Seattle, it’s been a gray and rainy one. And most times, I make soup out of what we have on hand. That’s why I LOVE this Simple Italian Soup. It’s great for… Continue Reading →

Game Day Crock Pot Mexican Lasagna

It’s that time of year when we get to cheer for our favorite football team on game day. I’ve got just the thing to serve a crowd if you’re having a party to watch the game… Mexican Lasagna! And I cooked it… Continue Reading →

31 Crock Pot Dinner Recipes to Make All Month Long

I don’t know about you, but making dinner every night can be tough! It can take a lot of work and a lot of thought to plan and be consistent. That’s why I am all about a good crock pot recipe!… Continue Reading →

Grilled Brussels Sprouts

Summer is in full swing, which means it’s time to grill! We’ve been barbecuing 3-4 times a week as I just can’t resist the ease and flavor of a grilled dinner. Whatever you might be cooking up, these grilled brussels sprouts are the… Continue Reading →

Kids in the Kitchen: Made-to-Order Pizza Pasta Bowls

My girls love make-your-own-meals, like taco night, oatmeal and toppings breakfast, or salad bar. Do your kids enjoy making personalized meals, too? Here’s a fun twist on pizza night that we have been enjoying at our house – made-to-order pizza… Continue Reading →

Simple Supper: Turkey Roll-ups

I’m all for quick easy, especially when it comes to cooking dinner. And if I can make something with 5 ingredients or less, I’m a happy mom! We’re bringing you another family favorite recipe that makes mom happy… Turkey Roll-Ups with only 5 ingredients…. Continue Reading →

Turkey Taco Pie for an Easy Family Dinner

We are big fans of mexican food. My kids gobble up tacos, enchiladas, and burritos. For today’s dinner, I’m bringing you another family favorite recipe for our Turkey Taco Pie. It’s a great way to serve up everyone’s favorite food in… Continue Reading →

Quick and Easy Camper’s Turkey Chili

We love the outdoors, sleeping in tents, and cooking up yummy camp food! Planning meals for camping can be a bit tricky, especially with kids. So I like to make it as easy as possible while still eating something really… Continue Reading →

Turkey Sausage and Vegetable Stir Fry

Summer is a-comin’, and you know what that means? I’m always on a big push to eat healthier and get this body into summer swimsuit shape! I’m actually hosting a “biggest loser contest” with my family – siblings, cousins, etc…. Continue Reading →

Root Vegetable Soup, a Farewell to Winter

As I peeled and chopped the root veggies, for a root vegetable soup, I did feel like I was bidding Winter a good-bye. The sunshine was streaming through the window above my kitchen sink; outside the grass seemed to be getting… Continue Reading →

Leek and Goat Cheese Puff Pastry Tart

I am feeling rather lazy in the kitchen these days.  The thought of a gourmet meal each night does sound dreamy…when someone else washes the dishes or does the actual cooking.  A lot of planning and thought goes into fancy… Continue Reading →

Blendtastic Pesto, Sauces, and Popsicles

Ever since I saw a Blendtec blender in action at a local event, they really blended a rake in front of my very own eyes, I’ve been dying to get my hands on one of these. So I was thrilled… Continue Reading →

Wipe Off Weekly Menu Board

I am a meal planner. I refuse to go grocery shopping without my week’s worth of meals planned out and list made. (It’s either that or wander aimlessly around the grocery store for two hours and then make ten more… Continue Reading →

Creating a Good Green Salad

I never thought I liked salad because all I ever saw when I was growing up was insipid iceberg lettuce, dry pre-shredded carrots and gloppy ranch dressing. Now that kind of salad has its place, just not in my kitchen. … Continue Reading →

Fresh Tomato Pesto Salad

As our garden is blooming and overflowing with tomatoes, I’ve been looking for some good recipes to use them with. My mother-in-law brought over this fresh Tomato Pesto Salad dish the other night. It was so yummy, I had to… Continue Reading →

Grilled Portabello Mushrooms… Yum-O

My father-in-law is quite handy on the grill! He’s always testing out fabulous food to BBQ. I have to thank him for sharing this delicious recipe with me. These Grilled Portabello Mushrooms are so easy to make with only 3… Continue Reading →

One Chicken, Two Meals

This is a fabulous recipe my good friend Liz gave me 5 or 6 years ago.  It’s great for summertime when you don’t want to heat up the house by turning on the oven.  Plus it’s easy, fast, and really… Continue Reading →

Mini Meatloaves in a Muffin Tin

Don’t you just love these cute Mini Meatloaves? I love cooking things in muffin tins. It makes everything so tiny and cute to eat. Remember these Pop Up Pancakes? Yum! Well, these Mini Meatloaves in a Muffin Tin are perfect… Continue Reading →

Homemade Basil Pesto

I’ve been growing Basil in the garden for one purpose, Pesto! With only 4 ingredients, this yummy green sauce is so easy to make. It goes great with pasta, pizza, sandwiches, and is perfect as a dip for a crusty… Continue Reading →

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