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Lemon and Blueberry Bars with a Coconut Crust

Need I say more? It’s that time of year again… gift plates for my kids’ teachers. I decided to make four special treats for the teachers this year. First up are these lemon bars. Words cannot express how tasty...

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Pork Chops with Mushrooms, Dill, and Sour Cream Sauce

I saw this recipe on Closet Cooking and knew instantly I needed to make it. It reminded me of my Hungarian Mushroom Soup, which I LOVED, so I was excited to give this recipe a try. The pork turned...

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Asparagus, Tomato, and Spinach Frittata

I loved the Margherita Frittata so much that I made another frittata this week. I envisioned a veggie frittata with feta cheese but realized that I was out of feta. I used up the last of my asparagus and...

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Green Chile and Pepper Jack Cheese Stuffed Chicken Breast

One of my husband’s favorite meals is my Green Chile Chicken so I had him in mind when I created this recipe. I stuffed some pepper jack cheese into some whole green chiles then stuffed it into a chicken...

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Italian Sausage and Spinach Lasagna

Our dear friends just moved into a new home and while they have been busy painting, unpacking, and doing yard work, they haven’t had a lot of time for cooking. I made this big pan of lasagna to help...

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Cinnamon, Oatmeal, Raisin, and Walnut Cookies

I wanted to make some cookies for a friend so I used this recipe I found on Smitten Kitten. It was a super quick and easy recipe to make and they smelled so good while they baked. My daughter...

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Shredded Beef Soft Tacos

I have to say, I think I have finally perfected my shredded beef. This batch turned out so good that I could have eaten the beef straight from my Dutch oven. It was tender, juicy, and so full of...

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Margherita Frittata

I made this delicious frittata for breakfast recently and my husband and I both loved it. It was not only super simple to make but it tasted fantastic. I loved the combination of flavors in this dish… mozzarella, tomatoes,...

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Fruit Kebabs with Melted Chocolate

This is a very quick and easy way to make your children smile. It’s also a great way to get them to eat fruit! I made these kebabs for my kids’ after school snack and they were a huge...

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Carne Asada Sandwich

This sandwich was SO TASTY!!! I love carne asada tacos and we eat them often but I wanted to try making my carne asada tacos into a sandwich. I used all the same components but instead of corn tortillas...