Zucchini and Quinoa Toss

Just when I thought it was impossible to think of anything else to do with zucchini, quinoa came knocking on my door. I have used quinoa before with no problems ...

Avocado Chicken Salad

Avocados, pineapple, oranges, chicken, salad, and a homemade dressing equals a perfect meal! This is a great salad to throw together anytime of the year. It has a simple dressing that ...

Chickpea Feta Salad

Chickpeas, feta, parsley and a few more key ingredients will keep you coming back for more when you make this simple salad! This simple dish blew me away! It has so ...


My Favorite Marinades

I love marinades. They are great to put together in the morning ...

I Finished A Spartan Race

"Who are you?" "We are Spartan" "Who are you?" "We are Spartan" ...

A Note from “That Mom”

I've read a lot of blog posts lately about "that mom." You ...

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Zucchini Steaks

  This little dish was inspired by my friend who typically makes these in the oven. Since it was beautiful out and I was calling them zucchini steaks I thought I’d grill them! I’m glad I did, they turned out fantastic! In the words of Clare’s dad, “I’d give it a 10 star rating.” I’m […]

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Pork Chop Top

Simply sauteed onions, cilantro, and tomatoes dress your pork chop up in just the perfect way to kick it up a notch!    We love grilling out in the summer and I love experimenting with different marinades or toppings to make each time we grill a little culinary adventure. This pork chop topping ended up being super easy […]

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Simple Chicken Salad Sandwiches

I decided to try out the traditional Chicken Salad Sandwiches. I have tasted some delicious versions of this in my life. I am thinking of one in particular really. A woman at my church makes THE BEST! Everyone raves about it and when asked, she brings gallons of it to church functions. What a trooper! […]

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Garden Burger

Yellow squash, onion, zucchini, basil, and garlic. All in a burger! As you can see, this is not a veggie burger. I call it a Garden Burger because it is jam packed with things you get from your garden this time of year. You wouldn’t believe it, but there’s onion, yellow squash, zucchini, basil, and […]

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Simple Strawberry Dessert

Strawberries, sour cream, and brown sugar is all you need to make this simple dessert. We had a couple of friends over for dinner the other night. Sour cream was on the table as an optional add on to the main dish, so naturally sour cream became a topic of discussion. One friend mentioned that he […]

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Video: How to Cut Watermelon Watermelon Spears

It’s summer time!!!! So that means it’s watermelon time! Here is a quick and easy way to cut your watermelon! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kYxkIBE7HKY

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