My Top Five Breakfasts

I was menu planning for this upcoming week and I got way too excited about breakfasts. First, it is my favorite meal to cook. I love the array of food choices, the challenge of quick breakfasts, the ingredients and the way a good breakfast can boost my mood for the day. I.Love. Breakfast. I’m sharing…

Casseroles- The Dinner Savior

Casseroles come in two categories intentional and “Oh Crap, what can I make with THIS?”The casseroles I am going to share with you fall in the first category but I am a MASTER of the “Oh Crap!” casserole as well. All to often I am throwing together some edible concoction of pantry staples and refrigerator…

Roasted Chicken

Roasting a whole chicken is by far one of my favorite things to cook. For starters, it is incredibly simple. Secondly, my home smells wonderful all evening. Lastly, it is delicious and serves beautifully. Like making your own chicken broth? Well, the leftovers are the perfect base! Below you will find roasted chicken three ways:…

Chicken Free Tacos

Yesterday I posted three amazing chicken taco recipes that I have tried and loved. Today I am sharing a few different recipes for tacos- no chicken included! It is a phenomenal mix of cuisines, styles, fillings and flavors. Let me know which ones interest you! ***Please note: I often share recipes of my own creation…

CHICKEN TACOS & Tostadas- So Many Possibilities

                  Chicken tacos are one of my favorite things to make for dinner, even when entertaining. They are versatile, can be indulging or healthy, and spicy or sweet. There are so many options and with so many ingredients to choose from there are flavors for everyone. I’ve…

More Farmer’s Market Meals ….

Here are three more fabulous meals based around Farmer’s Market finds! I’m a fajita lover so the first is my fav! What is yours? From health.com Pepper Steak Fajitas Ingredients 3 cloves garlic, minced 3 tablespoons fresh lime juice 1/2 teaspoon chili powder 1 1/2 pounds skirt steak, cut crosswise to fit in skillet (about…

Salad Dressings

Salads are a beautiful and simple way to load your body with healthy vegetables. The downside of a salad for so many is their choice of salad dressing. Store bought dressing are sometimes LOADED with fat, sugar and sodium. I have found, even though their are healthy store bought options available, that homemade is definitely…