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Loaded Roasted Broccoli

This post may contain affiliate links  Broccoli is becoming a good friend.  You see, I have been trying to eat healthier this season, and it turns out that a bag of steamed broccoli is filling and makes for a beautiful lunch.  Also, when I ask my kids what vegetable they […]

 

Southwestern Egg Roll in a Bowl

Hey you. Before you decide that the photos for this recipe have something left to be desired, can we just agree for just a second that there is absolutely nothing sexy about a bowl of cabbage? My Instant Pot Egg Roll Filling recipe has been top-rated this past year.  Then […]

 

Dorothy Lynch Glazed Bacon Stuffed Dates

This post is sponsored by Dorothy Lynch.  All opinions are entirely my own.  I met my husband over Martin Luther King Jr. weekend in 2005.  So with 13 Valentine’s Days under our belt, our Valentine’s celebrations are much less “commercial” and more about making time for ourselves and relaxing with […]

 

Pressure Cooker or Slow Cooker Sweet Baked Beans Chili

This post may contain affiliate links  I was on in a recipe group on Facebook a few weeks ago when I saw a huge discussion/debate about people putting baked beans in their chili?  I was floored!  I love nothing more than slow cooker baked beans, and I thought that putting […]

 

Parmesan Cheese Sauce

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #LoveWhatsReal #CollectiveBias My kids love cheesy noodles.  In fact, my two older sons have created their own rating system for all varieties of mac and cheese and cheesy noodles they get to eat.  […]

 

Strawberry Poppyseed Broccoli Salad

A while back I was having a conversation with my very best and oldest friend about how I get my kids to eat a balanced diet.   And I do believe that when it comes to healthy food, it is all about how you market the said dish you want to […]

 

Pressure Cooker or Slow Cooker Greek Chicken Chili

This post may contain affiliate links  I have realized this past month or so that I like my coffee, tea and soups and chilis to be a hotter temperature than the average person.   I love waking up early and enjoying that perfect cup of hot coffee before my kiddos wake […]

 

Game Day Popcorn Mix

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #OrvilleGameTime #CollectiveBias Every year during the week of Christmas and New Years a few different things happen. It is always brutally cold, dark or rainy here in Iowa. I drink way too much […]

 

Gooey Pressure Cooker Mug Brownie

My husband and I have tried making microwave mug cakes, cookies and other desserts a few different times, and have always been a little disapointed at how they turned out. A little on the dry side, and left us with most of it sticking to the actual mug. A few […]

 

Pressure Cooker Beanless Quinoa Chili

I am #sorrynotsorry that I am posting another chili recipe.   This chili is a recipe that I dumped in my pressure cooker last weekend because I needed a dish to serve my parents and my husband’s parents lunch after my son’s birthday party.  I thought this chili turned out so delicious, […]

 

Lemony Chicken Florentine Soup with Quinoa

I have been basically doing nothing but eating soup and listening to Christmas music for the better part of a month.   I have about a dozen Christmas playlists on Amazon music right now. Coffeehouse Christmas Traditional Christmas Carols Kids Christmas music ( gotta love that hippopotamus song!) Acapella Christmas music Instrumental Christmas […]