Tomato Basil Pasta with Grilled Chicken

This one dish Tomato Basil Pasta with Grilled Chicken is an easy chicken recipe that requires just 5 minutes of prep time. Just toss everything in a baking dish, and bake for 40 minutes.    This week I was on a roll with this whole Meal Planning thing. I have my good weeks and my […]

Beer Battered Fish Tacos With Creamy Avocado Lime Sauce

Warm flour tortilla boats filled with beer battered fish and topped with shredded cabbage, a splash of lime, and a creamy avocado sauce. This Beer Battered Fish Tacos With Creamy Avocado Lime Sauce recipe is sponsored by Gorton’s. The kids have been back to school for about three weeks now and I thought we’d fall […]

Halloween Monster Cookies

These Halloween Monster Cookies are so easy to make and would be the perfect addition to any Halloween party or even your child’s snack day at school during October! Life gets crazy with three boys, especially with the two older ones and their busy soccer and hockey schedules. We’re at the field four days a […]

How To Make Halloween Marshmallow Pops

Add a spooky touch to your Halloween party with these easy Halloween Marshmallow pops. Cake pops have always been a huge hit whether I make them for a holiday party, preschool graduation or birthday party. They’re versatile can can be easily made to match any theme or decor, but they can be a bit time […]

Margarita Spaghetti Squash

My new favorite vegetable, spaghetti squash! Have you tried it? Learn how to make this amazing baked Margarita Spaghetti Squash stuffed with fresh Roma tomatoes, basil, and mozzarella cheese. Until 2 years ago, I never knew that Spaghetti Squash existed. My neighbor dropped off a few extra vegetables from their garden and two of them […]

Red, White, & Blue Cupcake Cones

Looking for a red, white, and blue dessert for your 4th of July party?  Learn how to make these patriotic no-mess cupcake cones that are sure to cause a spark at your next celebration. My mother made something very similar years ago for my birthday and they were a huge hit. I was reminded of […]

No Bake Peanut Butter Energy Bites

These No Bake Peanut Butter Energy Bites are packed with old fashioned oats, peanut butter and flax seeds. Packed with protein and fiber this easy no-bake snack will help you feel fuller for longer. Food disappears in our house quicker than I ever expected but I guess that’s what happens when you have two active […]

Stuffed Zucchini Boats

As a child I never realized how convenient having a garden in our back yard was or how much work it was for my parents. Their garden was at least 35 x 20, and was filled with tomatoes, cucumbers, strawberries, pumpkins, and beans.   My favorite part was always the strawberries, and the bread & butter […]

Frozen Yogurt Bites

These frozen yogurt bites put a slight twist on one of my childhood favorites. They’re simple, healthy, and are the perfect snack to help cool down on a warm summer day. Year after year I would look forward to summers at my family’s lakehouse, not only did I get to spend day after day swimming […]

S’mores Belgian Waffles – Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Satisfy your S’mores craving anytime with these S’mores Belgian Waffles. This post is brought to you in partnership with The Motherhood. A few weeks back I made the mistake of picking up marshmallows, graham crackers and chocolate while I was at the grocery store with the kids. I didn’t have any immediate plans with them […]

Crock Pot Mongolian Beef

The past month I took way too many trips to the grocery store and spent more time going up and down the isles than I needed to. More trips to the grocery store means more money spent since I can never just run in for “one” thing, that one ingredient turns into a cart full. […]

Rainbow Waffles

These rainbow waffles are a magically delicious way to start off your day. Who knew Belgian waffles could cause so much excitement. These brightly colored waffles are perfect for Sunday brunch, sleepovers, or for St. Patrick’s Day breakfast. The kids will agree, these Rainbow waffles are fantastic! Prepare waffle batter (homemade or box). Mix into […]