Cheesy Ditalini

Sometimes you see something on the shelf at the grocery store and just think – I need to make something with that! That is exactly what happen with I saw Ditalini Pasta last week. I have seen it before but never tried any thing with it. So I decided to bring together some chicken, spinach,Continue reading “Cheesy Ditalini”

One Pot Wonders – easy Chicken dinners!

Some nights you just need something so super easy to make that doesn’t cause a lot of mess and still tastes amazing! One Pot Wonders is a huge part of the theory behind my cookbook – Homemade on a Weeknight. It’s all about making real food quickly so you can enjoy your evening with yourContinue reading “One Pot Wonders – easy Chicken dinners!”

Fiesta Nachos – a quick family meal

Estelle Forrest self-published this cookbook after a lot of playing around in the kitchen. You can purchase your own copy here: AVAILABLE IN PRINT OR KINDLE eBOOK VERSIONS

Steak & Asparagus Benedict

I probably sound like a broken record at this point but – Sauces from scratch are always better and fairly simple to make! For Steak & Asparagus Benedict, a homemade Hollandaise is the 100% necessary. I used to be intimidated by hollandaise sauce and reach for a packet instead of making it on my own.Continue reading “Steak & Asparagus Benedict”

Spicy Sweet Sheet Pan Shrimp

Say that 10 times fast! Spicy Sweet Sheet Pan Shrimp might be a mouthful of a title…but it’s one you are going to enjoys chowing down on for sure! This beautiful dish is going to be a hit on the dinner table. It is simple to put together – just a little bit of veggieContinue reading “Spicy Sweet Sheet Pan Shrimp”

Ground Turkey – 5 Ways!

If you are looking for ways to make your meals a little healthier, adding Ground Turkey to a recipe that normally calls for ground beef. You can do a straight across trade in your spaghetti, goulash and tacos. A lot of my family’s favorite recipes are made with ground turkey. In some recipes you doContinue reading “Ground Turkey – 5 Ways!”

Creamy Red Enchiladas

Every kitchen needs a great enchilada recipe. This one is mine! Creamy Red Enchiladas are so tasty and super versatile. You can make them with any type of filling – shredded chicken, beef, pork, shrimp, or cheese. You can also get extra fancy with fillings like cream cheese with green chilies and shredded chicken orContinue reading “Creamy Red Enchiladas”

Turkey Meatball Farro Salad (video)

If you have never tried Farro – you really should give a chance. It is a great alternative to the old standards of rice and pasta. And trying it out in a Farro Salad is a great way place to start. It is also rather nutritious – packed with protein. While it is not gluten-freeContinue reading “Turkey Meatball Farro Salad (video)”

Caesar Salad Burger

Burgers are a pretty popular meal in my house. But we don’t make your typical burgers very often. We like to vary the meats and toppings. Chicken, Turkey, and beef are always rotating. And then there is the constant experimentation of flavors and styles. That is how I landed on the Caesar Salad Burger. TypicallyContinue reading “Caesar Salad Burger”