Dinner

Salsa and Nectarine BBQ Pulled Pork

  Salsa and Nectarine BBQ Pulled Pork is a fun twist on the classic BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich.  It’s easy to make a huge batch for parties- or for freezing.  This Pulled Pork is wonderful on a sandwich OR a taco. I am becoming a HUGE fan of making Slow […]

 

DIY Freezer Friendly Chicken Nuggets

Chicken Nuggets have the rep for one of the worst foods that kids can eat.  This Chicken Nugget thing is in its second generation.  As an 80-90’s child, I have an obsession with chicken nuggets myself.   Since I was married in 2006, my husband and I have always been […]

 

Butternut Squash Farmhouse Hash

  I feel victorious after serving this vegetable filled dinner to my family tonight.  My toddler ate every vegetable on his plate!  He also clapped for himself gleefully as he ate every single vegetable.  It was adorable!  SO much more adorable than when he throws it on the floor. Fall […]

 

Low-Carb Pizza Ideas

This post contains affiliate links I don’t think I have ever met anyone who doesn’t enjoy a slice a pizza. After trying whole 30, I realized that it is so easy to enjoy delicious pizza flavors without all of that bread. I realized that it is genuinely the pizza toppings […]

 

Mom’s Mushroom Risotto.

My husband has been in the Netherlands for work this past week for work.  I packed up my son and drove from my home in Iowa to the Chicago area to spend some time with my parents, brothers, , niece and nephews, friends and my new almost sister in law!! […]

 

Cucumber Subs

I am always looking to switch up lunch. Its fun to think of ways to ” Think outside the sandwich bread”. Sandwich bread is often 90 calories a slice, and full of carbs. We can do better than that, can’t we? I decided to try this cucumber sub. I honestly […]

 

Zucchini pizza cups

These are Zucchini pizza cups.  These cute little cups might just be the same thing that I always make for dinner, but transformed into a new shape.  If you are a reader of this blog, then you know I LOVE zucchini. Just in a last month or so I have […]

 

Salsa Shrimp Salad

If you read my blog regularly, you know that I have been trying to eat healthier.  I have been attempting new recipes and trying to eat more vegetables.  I think I might try posting more of these recipes I am attempting. ( well I guess it depends on how they […]

 

Egg Roll Wrapper Calzones

Lately I have been trying to make recipes healthier so I can loose my baby weight  get in shape for summer!I was watching The Hungry Girl, a show on the Food Network where the host made apple pies using egg roll wrappers instead of using pie crust!  What a great […]

 

Heart shaped potato skins!

Now presenting another heart shaped treat from my kitchen! Also, I won’t be offended if you all think I have completely gone off the deep end! My husband was surprised last night when he came home to find yet another heart shaped meal in January! And I know I said ” […]