Benefits of Broccoli

Quick Benefits of BroccoliBroccoli is one of those vegetables grown year round, making it perfect for both spring and summer dishes. These miniature trees are high in vitamin A, vitamin C, calcium, and fiber.  In order to get the most nutrients out of your broccoli, be sure to choose broccoli heads with tight green buds and moist green stems. When storing, place (unwashed) in an open plastic bad in the refrigerator for up to 10 days. Below is one of my favorite Asian meals that contains broccoli....more

Video Gaming While Grubbing: The best snacks for preoccupied hands

Yes, I have ovaries and LOVE playing my Xbox. Contrary to popular belief, these two events are not mutually exclusive. This post is dedicated to all gamers out there who've experienced the agony of being killed in an intense game of Call of Duty (or whatever your game of choice is) just because you decided to give into your hunger and risk everything by picking up a pretzel from the bowl a foot away. If you have suffered from this tragedy, do not fret, for this post will end your constant fear of going hungry while gaming....more

Santa Fe Chicken Packets

Meatballs with Slim Jim!

I know what you might be thinking, "Yuck". But I promise you that I would not be posting this  recipe unless it was tested by an abundant amount of mouths and taste buds. I recenetly concocted this meatball recipe for a holiday party, and did not disclose that Slim Jims were the main ingredient. Much to my suprise, everyone loved them and asked for the recipe. When I told them about about the Slim Jims, they didn't believe me. Take my word for it... or try for yourself:...more

Chicken Pot Pie Casserole

While most casserole recipes call for a can of mushroom soup, I believe that using a can of chicken pot pie soup not only taste better, but is also less expensive because veggies are already included. This family recipe is one that my mother used to make for me and my siblings, and I finnally got around to asking her the secret ingredient. Enjoy!Ingredients:...more

Turkey Sloppy Joe under Cornbread

I know it's a little early, but this is a fantastic Super Bowl party appetizer. This ground turkey recipe has turkey Sloppy Joe filling tucked underneath a cornbread topping. You can either serve this by itself, or it can act as a dip.Ingredients:...more