White Bean Salad

This is one of my new favorites! It's fun, easy to make, a great main dish yet it pairs up with so many things to make a nice side dish ...

PB & Celery Made Simple

  This is a treat I remember having at home growing up. I remember bringing Peanut Butter on Celery to school to share with my class and having it as ...

Garden 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 ...


Smoothies in a Bag!

Smoothies are not only a great breakfast item, but also great to ...

Coconut Curry Popcorn Seasoning

When I heard it was going to be snack week, I tried ...

Snacks: How to make snack time fast, easy, and Healthy!

My sisters enlightened me with a few things that help their families ...

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Buffalo Chicken Salad

  I LOVE this dish! It’s great served as a salad, but it could also be put on a bun and served as a sandwich. It isn’t hot, so no worries there. It has enough bleu cheese dressing in it to counter the heat. It has great flavor, and anyone could enjoy this!

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Bleu Cheese Dressing

Did you know you can make your very own bleu cheese salad dressing in about 2 minutes??? It’s awesome, fun to make, and very satisfying. I also learned that you can spell it blue cheese or bleu cheese and it’s both correct (thank you internet).

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I’m Back!

My life has been pretty crazy the past few months. As many of you know I had a baby! Jacqueline made a very quick entry into our lives at the end of May. The end of my pregnancy was pretty hard for me. I struggled with anxiety and depression, which led to medication that made [...]

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Tangy Kabob Marinade

Now that grilling season is upon us, I thought I’d share a recipe for one of my favorite marinades.

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Cajun Seafood Gumbo with Smoked Sausage

As a general rule, I love anything with seafood, and this gumbo really hits the spot when I’m craving some. During college, my husband and I often found ourselves at the apartment of his sister and her husband. And, often, they were making something delicious for dinner. This gumbo was one of the best things [...]

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7 Layer Taco Sandwich

    I found this easy, satisfying sandwich recipe when I was newly married and living the poor college student life. You can use whatever ingredients you prefer or have on hand to make it how you like it. But the one thing you can’t change are the ingredients for the taco mayo – it makes the sandwich! [...]

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Pasta Primavera

This dish has some serious yum going on! I was surprised at the amount of flavor that was behind this simple sauce, veggie, and noodle combo.

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