Mustard, Lemon, and Herb Slow Roasted Chicken

Mustard, Lemon, and Herb Slow Roasted Chicken

There is something about a brisk autumn day that has me wanting to cook comfort food. I picked up a whole chicken at the store and made a slow roasted chicken with mustard, lemon, herbs, garlic, and honey. The...

Roasted Butternut Squash, Kale, and Quinoa Salad with Balsamic Glaze

Roasted Butternut Squash, Kale, and Quinoa Salad with Balsamic Glaze

It was a warm and beautiful fall day today and after getting a few errands done, I was in the mood to cook a nice comforting meal. I decided to roast a whole chicken and make this roasted butternut squash, kale,...

Slow Roasted Tomato Orange Soup with Pesto

Slow Roasted Tomato Orange Soup with Pesto

Every Thursday afternoon, I have a date with my dear friend Mo. We go on a long walk with my dog Grace then we have lunch at a local restaurant. We always get the same thing: split a SW...

Parade's Community Table - 20 Asian Recipes That Are Better Than Takeout

Parade’s Community Table – 20 Asian Recipes That Are Better Than Takeout

Click here for this weeks contribution to Parade’s Community Table ~ 20 Asian Recipes That Are Better Than Takeout Sure takeout food is quick and easy but it’s usually not healthy and it’s packed full of sodium. Here is a...

S'more Pops

S’more Pops

Do you want a quick and easy way to put a HUGE smile on your kid’s faces? Look no further. I made these s’more pops for my kids’ school lunch treats this week. They were fun & easy to...

Fresh Herb and Feta Crusted Salmon

Fresh Herb and Feta Crusted Salmon

We all love salmon and eat it at least once a week. I usually do our standard Salmon with Garlic, Lemon, and Dill but this time I wanted to switch it up a bit. I decided to rub garlic all...

Roasted Tomatoes with Pesto and Parmesan

Roasted Tomatoes with Pesto and Parmesan

Roasted tomatoes are always a hit in my house – we all love them. They are the most requested veggie side dish by my children. I decided to jazz these tomatoes up with a bit of  leftover pesto and shredded...

Spiced Pumpkin Butter

Spiced Pumpkin Butter

My son LOVES pumpkin butter so I decided to surprise him by making some homemade spiced pumpkin butter. This seriously couldn’t have been easier to make and it tastes fantastic! Both of my kids thought it was delicious and...

Parade's Community Table ~ 20 Pork Tenderloin Recipes that will help you get out of your dinner rut

Parade’s Community Table ~ 20 Pork Tenderloin Recipes that will help you get out of your dinner rut

Click here for this weeks contribution to Parade’s Community Table ~ 20 Pork Tenderloin Recipes that will help you get out of your dinner rut Let’s face it, we all sometimes get into a rut when cooking dinner for our...

Chocolate Chip Pudding Cookies

Chocolate Chip Pudding Cookies

I have seen pudding cookies all over the web for a few years now but I’ve never gotten around to making them. My kids wanted cookies for this weeks school lunch treat so I decided to finally give pudding...