Lemon and Basil Spaghetti

Lemon and Basil Spaghetti

I wanted to serve a nice and light pasta to pair with the Chicken Thigh Piccata that I was making for dinner. I cooked up some simple spaghetti and drizzled it with fresh lemon juice and olive oil and tossed...

Chicken Thigh Piccata

Chicken Thigh Piccata

I usually use this recipe for Chicken Piccata but this time I wanted to try making it by using chicken thighs and Italian seasoned panko. I kept it healthy by using an egg white wash and just a little bit of...

Stuffed Bell Peppers with Chicken Italian Sausage, Rice, and Spinach

Stuffed Bell Peppers with Chicken Italian Sausage, Rice, and Spinach

It has been cold and rainy for the last few days and I was craving some comfort food yesterday. I grabbed a few bell peppers, chicken Italian sausage, rice, onion, and leftover marinara sauce and made these stuffed peppers....

Turkey and Avocado Wrap with Pepper Jack Cheese

Turkey and Avocado Wrap with Pepper Jack Cheese

I love making wraps for a quick and healthy lunch that you can eat on the go. You can use any ingredients you have on hand from veggies, meats, and cheeses to peanut butter and jelly. My son loves...

Lemony-Garlic Broccoli

Lemon-Garlic Broccoli

My kids seem to eat more veggies when they have lemon or vinegar on them, my husband does too. I decided to quickly steam some broccoli until it was crisp-tender then sautéed it with crushed red pepper flakes, minced...

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Back from Vacation

We made it back from our two week trip to Idaho. We enjoyed the week spending Christmas in McCall with my husbands mother, step-father, and brothers. We loved having a white Christmas, cutting down our own Christmas tree, ice...

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Happy New Year!!

I am still enjoying the holiday break with my family and friends… I will be back to blogging next week. In the meantime, I thought I would leave you some healthier recipes to start your New Year off right!...

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It’s that time of year…

My kids are out of school  for the holiday break  so I will be taking the time off too. I am excited to spend quality time with them and hope to do some skiing, sledding, and ice skating as...

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Happy Holidays!

Merry Christmas! From my family to yours we wish you a wonderful Holiday Season and a Happy New Year. ~Pam

Pretzel Turtles

Pretzel Turtles

When I saw the pretzel turtles on The Pioneer Woman’s site I knew I had to make them! Who can resist salty pretzels with caramel and milk chocolate? My kids were having a couple pals over for a play...