Asparagus and Roasted Red Pepper Easter Frittata with Spicy Basil


This is Easter week and I have the most delightful one pot dish for you. It is one of those quick meals you can throw together in the early afternoon and have ready to pop in the oven for dinner. Even better- I named it my Easter Frittata because the flavors of the dish are {Read More…}

Dill Glazed Roasted Cast Iron Skillet Carrots- Easter Side


Easter is just around the corner and I have two amazing recipes coming up that are simple but so delicious. Every year around this time I am knee deep in a million things, one of which is my son’s birthday (Grant will be turning 5 next week and I am so excited about his party {Read More…}

Bold and Zesty Beef Stir-Fry


When I think of a fast and easy dinner I immediately think of 3 dishes- Salad, Spaghetti and Stir Fry! Salad is a given in terms of trying to be healthy but it can make a husband and children cringe at the thought of yet again eating green leafy vegetables. Spaghetti is delish but unfortunately {Read More…}

Willie’s Crazy Bread


This bread makes me Happy, Happy, Happy! Picture These Ingredients together and let me know if you are not drooling all over the place and HAPPY! If you are not then we may need to have a talk as something may possibly be wrong with ya:))) Kidding of course! Okay so the components are French {Read More…}

Salt & Sugar Crusted Lemon Baked Salmon


One thing I can always be certain of is that a nice piece of salmon will always get the job done. Salmon is such a versatile fish that I use it in my cooking almost on a weekly basis. I have been known to pan-fry it, deep fry it, bake, broil, grill, stuff and even {Read More…}

Spicy Whole Roasted Cauliflower


Cauliflower is one of those vegetables that I have found it hard to get my husband and kids to eat. We call broccoli in our house “little trees” so my kids think its hilarious to eat a tree. We love edamame, carrots are a given seasoned with a mix of brown sugar and spices but {Read More…}

The only granola recipe you need- Espresso {Coffee} Granola

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Do you like Coffee? Or at least the flavor of coffee? Even if you don’t drink the good stuff, which I gasp at the horror of that nonsense, perhaps you still like the espresso flavor and in that case you will fall head over heels in LOVE with this Coffee Granola Recipe. It is nutty {Read More…}

Baked Pretzel Bites+Cinnamon+Sugar


My kids love pretzels. Like any kid they enjoy that crunchy bite with hints of saltiness but better than hints of saltiness is hints of cinnamon and sugar:) I know what your thinking- I don’t have time to make pretzels, let along in the morning for breakfast- but far be it from me to offer {Read More…}

Orzo with Lemon Artichoke Pesto, Roasted Garlic, Corn and Cherry Tomatoes


I am a big fan of one pot meals. I like having one dish to clean. I like plopping the one pot down in the center of the table and saying dig in and most of all I like the taste of a one post dish with all the individual flavors melding together to create the most {Read More…}

Deconstructed Burrito Bowl with Spicy Pulled Chicken and Avocado Dressing


One of our favorite fast food restaurants is Chipotle Mexican Grill. Have you heard of it? If you don’t have one nearby than I would venture to say your missing out. Chipotle is a fresh and fast Mexican restaurant with a focus on enormous burritos, the softest tacos you have ever had and what they {Read More…}