With a deployed husband, weeknights are my nemesis. With two kids in swimming, basketball, and baseball practice starting soon, we are go go go six days a week. So dinners need to be simple to prepare, quick to cook, while also being filling to keep us going the rest of the night. They also need […]

Coffee and muffins go together like peanut butter and jelly, macaroni and cheese, or milk and cookies. And having a good muffin recipe in your back pocket is something every baker should have. And these mini banana walnut almond muffins are so good YOU WILL get asked for the recipe. So make sure you keep […]

Meatloaf is a classic. My mom makes it, my grandma makes it, my mother in law makes it! Almost every mom has a meatloaf recipe up their sleeve. And that’s the great thing about meatloaf is it’s so versatile. Every woman in my family makes their meatloaf differently, yet they all taste amazing! In my […]

Lately my kids have been sleeping in later on school mornings (but never weekends…. Come on kid’s give mom a break!) and I’d be lying if I said I didn’t fully enjoy the extra alone time in the mornings, but sometimes it means the rest of the morning is a bit rushed between packing lunches, […]

Chicken for dinner is a staple in our house. We are talking 4 times a week folks. It’s cheap. It’s versatile. And it’s lean and healthy. But sometimes you need to mix it up to keep yourself from getting bored. Nobody likes the same chicken over and over. This is why Hasselback chicken is perfect. […]

For Valentine’s Day, I do like to make my boys and husband a sweet treat to celebrate after dinner. So this year I’m sharing with you, my family’s favorite chocolate fudge crinkle cookies! They have become tradition, and I make them every year and only once a year because they are just too delicious to […]

My time as a mom is precious. Between jobs, kids sports, household duties and any personal time, cooking elaborate meals just isn’t in the cards anymore. I need meals that are satisfying, quick to prep and make, but still flavorful. So I came up with this super simple secret ingredient chicken sandwich! My secret ingredient […]

Eggs are a powerhouse of protein, and full of vitamins and minerals. One large egg has roughly 78 calories. But if you’re watching your calories, the egg white is where it’s at and you should really make it your friend. At only 17 calories, it can be used in omelets, quiches, and oven baked frittatas just […]

This Fun Foodie Friday I’m sharing with you a favorite soup of mine! It’s technically a paleo recipe a friend shared with me a few years ago, and I’ve seen a few versions of it floating around Pinterest, but this is MY version after years of tweaks! I love that it’s simple and no crazy ingredients, […]

Everyone is always looking for easy dinner ideas. Especially with today’s constant feeling of go go go. I know with kids, and sports, etc I appreciate easy dinners way more than I used to! But sometimes easy doesn’t always equal healthy. But with this one pan chicken meal you can prep it, pop it in […]