Just 4 Ingredients: DIY Peanut Butter Eggs

Reese’s peanut butter eggs are the absolute best!  Everyone has their favorite Easter candy, and peanut butter eggs are mine.  As a kid, my Easter basket was stocked with the chocolate-covered, peanut butter-filled candies.  I loved them then, and I love them now....more
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Mandarin Chicken

Panda Express has a dish called mandarin chicken, which consists of chunks of dark meat chicken in a ...more

Lightened Up Egg Salad with Greek Yogurt and Dill

Our bodies require protein in varying amounts depending on age, gender, height, weight, acti...more

Meatless Monday: One Pot Wonder Southwest Pasta

One pot wonder southwest pasta is a vegetarian meal that only takes 25 minutes to prepare from start to finish....more

Fuel Your Body: Oat Pancakes with Banana, Peanut Butter, and Flax

Oats are one of my favorite things to eat for breakfast.  I like finding different ways to eat oats, other than the standard bowl of oatmeal.  I also like finding ways to use up an overly ripe banana.  This recipe for oat pancakes with banana, peanut butter, and flax accomplishes both....more

Pizza Bread

Pizza bread is simply whole wheat bread dough with pizza toppings rolled up inside of it.  Slice this bread into thin strips and serve it warm or at room temperature with marinara sauce for dipping....more

Last-Minute Thanksgiving Side Dish: Maple Syrup Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Maple syrup roasted Brussels sprouts are easily the best Brussels sprouts that I have ever eaten.Roasting Brussels sprouts makes them tender with a little bit of crispness around the edges.  It also brings out their natural sweetness.  Adding the sweetness of maple syrup to roasted sprouts makes it out-of-this-world good!  I love the sweet and salty flavor combination in this dish.If you don’t think you like Brussels sprouts, try these.  I bet you’ll change your mind.        ...more

One Pot Wonder Pasta Con Broccoli

My One Pot Wonder Chicken Lo Mein was such a huge hit that I thought I should come up more one pot wonder recipes. This recipe for One Pot Wonder Pasta Con Broccoli is a twist on classic pasta con broccoli from The Pasta House.  The original recipe had apparently been published in the St. Louis Post Dispatch some time ago.  I adapted the original recipe to reduce the saturated fat and utilize the simple one pot wonder technique....more

Cornbread Stuffing with Apples

Cornbread stuffing with apples is slightly sweet and delicious.  The apples pair nicely with the sweetness of the cornbread.  Celery and onions give it a slight crunch.This is a great side dish for a holiday meal or a party because it feeds a crowd....more

Chicken Parmesan Stuffed Peppers

The flavors of chicken parmesan and stuffed peppers come together in this easy recipe. Chicken parmesan stuffed peppers have layers of mozzarella, shredded chicken/marinara sauce, bread crumbs, and parmesan cheese....more