Tag: lunch

Hawaiian Pizza Chicken

I have found a new favorite chicken! ¬† My favorite kind of pizza built onto a juicy piece of chicken! ¬†ALL the flavors of Hawaiian Pizza, without all of that crust! ¬†My kiddos ¬†( aged 1 and 3) gobbled this chicken down and begged for more! Back, almost two years […]


DIY Handi-Snacks

Did you have a favorite snack when you were a kid? I always loved Handi-snacks. ¬†Scooping up the cheese with that little red plastic spreader. ¬†Or Dipping the Pretzels in the cheese. ¬†They were always so good. ¬†My parents never bought pre packaged snacks like Handi-snacks. I think my parents […]


Nutella Dipped Grapes

Are you looking for an easy dish to bring to a party? ¬†These Nutella Grape poppers are juicy, salty, and delicious! ¬†The best part? ¬†They only take 5 minutes to make!¬† I don’t make a huge food shopping trip every week. ¬†But at least once a week, I head to […]


DIY Freezer Fries

¬† . Before kids, my husband and I made oven fries all the time, but I don’t have time to cut them all up and wait 40 minutes for them to cook. ¬†So, I decided to try these freezer fries. They’re comfortable, cheap and taste delicious. ¬†Plus you can make […]


Sriracha Deviled Eggs

I am back from the Ultimate Foodie Chicago Weekend. My husband and I went to Chicago for a long weekend ( left the kiddos with my in laws). ¬†We hit up some of the major foodie hot spots in the west loop. ¬†( Blackbird, and Sephia). We also went to […]


Caramel Green Apple Chips

I realize that it’s still August and super hot. ¬†But I keep seeing Halloween costumes displayed in stores and the kids in my town have been back in school for almost a week. ¬†That is CRAZY! In addition to pumpkin¬†everything, crunchy leaves, cooler weather and football, ¬†I am also looking […]


Healthy Onion Dip

Lately, I have been eating A LOT of Greek Yogurt. ¬†I will admit, that I was not¬†convinced¬†I would like Greek Yogurt for a while. ¬†But, it’s growing on me. ¬† I have been using it in recipes that call for mayo or sour cream. ¬†Most¬†of these substitutions have turned out […]


Peanut Butter Hummus

I am always trying to come up with new and fun recipes. ¬†It’s kind of funny that I am posting a hummus recipe on this blog because hummus was Ten Years Ago! ¬†I discovered Hummus when I went to cross-country camp as a high school student ( summer of 2000). […]


Healthy Watermelon Taffy

One Morning last year, I hopped on to Amazon.com¬†¬†and impulsively bought a food dehydrator. And once in a while, I will pull it out and experiment by attempting to dehydrate different things. Like Zucchini and Kiwis, just to name a few. ¬†I have no idea why, but I have been […]


Non-Bread Sandwich ideas

There are so many delicious ways to enjoy a sandwich for lunch without all the bread!¬† I know so many people who avoid bread for a variety of reasons.¬† I have tons of friends who might be Whole 30, low carb, or are avoiding bread because they’re gluten-free.¬† There are […]


Jicama Snack Sticks with honey-lime dipping sauce

Looking for a healthy and refreshing snack for a hot summer day? Try Jicama snack sticks and make a yummy dip for them! ¬† Jicamas are crunchy and sweet like apples and starchy, like potatoes. ¬†They are Paleo friendly and low calorie. ¬†They are also VERY filling and delicious! Not […]


Stuffed Pita Pizza

I have a few good Facebook friends who like to post pictures of what they eat for dinner! ¬†You know the type. ¬†I am that person myself! ¬†I wish people did it more! ¬†I like to see what people are having for dinner!!   So anyway, a friend of mine […]