Spinach and Kale Ravioli Pasta Salad with Fresh Tomatoes, Basil, Mozzarella, and Taggiasca Olives

Spinach and Kale Ravioli Pasta Salad with Fresh Tomatoes, Basil, Mozzarella, and Taggiasca Olives

I was recently sent a few packages of Three Bridges pasta products. I have been cooking with their ravioli, gnocchi, and tortellini for awhile now and really enjoy their products. They sent me a Spinach and Kale Superfood Ravioli, Butternut...

Thick and Chewy Black and White Chocolate Chip Cookies with Pecans

Thick and Chewy Black and White Chocolate Chip Cookies with Pecans

We were having friends over for dinner and I needed to make a dessert. I also needed to make a school lunch treat for my kids’ lunches this week. I decided to keep it simple and make cookies. I...

Buffalo Chicken Sliders

Buffalo Chicken Sliders

This recipe is a result of me being super lazy and not wanting to go to the grocery store. I looked through the refrigerator and pantry to find something for dinner. Luckily, I had some dinner rolls, chicken breasts,...

Parade's Community Table ~ 15 Delicious and Tempting Cake Recipes

Parade’s Community Table ~ 15 Delicious and Tempting Cake Recipes

Click here for this week’s contribution to Parade’s Community Table ~ 15 Delicious and Tempting Cake Recipes  I have been on a baking kick lately – especially cakes. There is something so comforting about baking on cold, rainy, dreary...

Oven Baked Sweet Potato Fries

Oven Baked Sweet Potato Fries

I had a major craving for French fries but had no russet potatoes on hand. However, I did have sweet potatoes! I decided to do my favorite baked french fry method, from my cooking bible, The New Best Recipe by...

French Onion Chicken

French Onion Chicken

French onion soup is one of my very favorite comfort foods. I just love it, so when I saw this recipe on Closet Cooking months ago, it stuck in my mind. My kids and husband all love French onion soup too, so...

Lemon Blueberry Bread with Lemon Glaze

Lemon Blueberry Bread with Lemon Glaze

When we were visiting my mother in law Fran in Arizona over Christmas, she bought me a few adorable mini loaf pans. For this week’s lunch box treat, I decided to bake a quick bread but instead of one large loaf,...

Simply Roasted Carrots and Green Beans

Simply Roasted Carrots and Green Beans

If you read my blog occasionally, it should be no surprise that roasted veggies are my very favorite way to cook vegetables. During the winter, it’s usually the only way I cook them. The other night I served a meatless...

Parade's Community Table ~ 20 Healthy and Delicious Recipes for Chicken Breasts, Thighs, Drumsticks, and Wings

Parade’s Community Table ~ 20 Healthy and Delicious Recipes for Chicken Breasts, Thighs, Drumsticks, and Wings AND Giveaway Winner!

Click here for this week’s contribution to Parade’s Community Table ~ 20 Healthy and Delicious Recipes for Chicken Breasts, Thighs, Drumsticks, and Wings Let’s face it, sometimes we get in a dinner rut. You know, making the same meals...

Mushroom Sauté with Lemon and Garlic

Mushroom Sauté with Lemon and Garlic

My kids are both big mushroom lovers these days which makes my husband and I happy because we love them. I decided to saute a bunch of cremini mushrooms with some lemon and garlic. They turned out delicious! I...