I’m Not A Good Cook

I freely admit that I’m not a good cook. I love to bake but cooking regular meals have never been my strong suit. Like most families with children ranging from 7-12 they would eat pizza, chicken nuggets, and pancakes every day....more

Raw Jalapeno Coleslaw (Sugar Detox!)

We consume WAY too much sugar.I recently read that in the 1800's, on average a person would consume 9 pounds of sugar in a whole year. Today, that number has skyrocketed: the average person consumes around 150 pounds of sugar a year! Yes, shocking. In fact, I think I just gained two pounds writing that....more

4 ingredients Easy Baked Chicken Breast Recipe with Caramelized Garlic in Less Than 30 Minutes

4 Ingredients Easy Baked Chicken Breast Recipe with Caramelized Garlic in Less Than 30 MinutesAnyone upto a challenge? I put the challenge out there to bake this recipe in under 30 minutes. Recipe found here at Easy Baked Chicken Breast Recipe with Caramelized Garlic in Less Than 30 Minutes - Only 4 IngredientsCan it be done? Well here are my results below...more
4 Ingredients Easy Baked Chicken Breast Recipe with Caramelized Garlic in Less Than 30 Minutes ...more

Homemade Bread for Dummies: Vegan Bread Maker Recipe

I have this vision of myself where I'm gracefully swirling around a pristine white kitchen with big windows and white marble counter tops. My hair looks awesome and there are various delicious looking baked goods all over the counter. Bluebirds and sparrows are dancing around me like they did to Cinderella. I am a goddess of the kitchen; I can bake anything. In real life, I'm tripping over myself in my tiny, windowless kitchen and have batter on my face and in my hair....more

Baked Zucchini Flatbread

I cannot say enough good things about Baked Zucchini Flatbread! This is quickly becoming one my lunch time favorites. It's quick, really easy and so delicious, perfect for busy days. It’s a great alternative to pita and hummus and all of the ingredients balance each other perfectly! To make it you need pita bread, olive oil, salt and pepper, lemon, hummus, arugula, almonds, and goat cheese....more

Freakin’ Amazing Lasagna Soup

I have become a bit of a Pinterest addict.  I often try a couple of new recipes off of there each week.  I found a  recipe for lasagna soup on the A Farm Girl Dabbles blog  that looked fabulous….but then I took it a few steps further.  I changed it up a bit, and the results were FREAKING AMAZING!...more

Blue Cheese Stuffed Jalapeño Burgers

Craving a juicy burger but know you’ll regret it if you eat an unhealthy, greasy, who knows what’s in it, burger at the local drivethru?  Well, you’re in luck.  These burgers are so easy, but flavorful, they’d be ready to eat before you even had the chance to put on some clothes and drive out in the frigid weather!   Well, maybe that’s a bit of an exaggeration, but they are really really easy.  And, because you can control what goes in them and on them and in between them, they are healthier (ish) than fast food....more

Ham and White Bean Soup with Kale

Ham and White Bean Soup with Kale...more

Mouthwatering Pasta Recipes

Pasta is made up of very finely grounded wheat flour rich in carbohydrates which makes you feel full. It contains glucose which can gives you instant energy and has sleep-inducing skills. It is low in cost and is easily available in your nearest grocery store as it’s abundantly found. Busy moms often serve them during weeknights when they do not find enough time to cook something. Various types of Pasta Recipes...more

Grandparents Day Celebration With Side Dish

Grandparents Day which was on September 7, 2014 is marked as a day to commemorate the special bond which is shared between grandparents and grandchildren. There is a trend of nuclear families these days and grandparents and grandchildren do not live under the same roof. So this is actually a special day celebrated by grandchildren who make sure that their cherished bond is not actually lost....more