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Weekly Menu – 4/3/16

Sunday – Cheesy pasta with chicken and broccoli
Monday – Mexican Stuffed Shells
Tuesday – Pork Milanese, mashed potatoes and arugula salad
Wednesday – Korean BBQ beef, rice and broccoli
Thursday – Tandoori chicken naan pizza

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Weekly menu – 3/27/16

Sunday – Slow cooker pot roast with root vegetables
Monday – Tex-Mex Quiche with sauteed spinach
Tuesday –  Coconut curry chicken stew with rolls
Wednesday – Grecian pork tenderloin, mashed potatoes and salad
Thursday – Popcorn chicken, baked potato and cauliflower
Friday – Chicken Milano and salad
Saturday – Beef sliders with salad

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Homemade Brownies From Scratch

For many years, I never really gave much thought to the whole brownie making process.  Buy the box, add the wet ingredients, mix and bake.  Super simple right? I imagined that to make brownies from scratch must be a messy, labor intensive process so I never really looked into what it would take to make my own without the help of Duncan Hines. Once I took the time to look into it, I realized that making homemade brownies from scratch is quick, easy and delicious.  Ditch the box mixes people!  There is no comparison! [continue reading…]

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Weekly menu – 3/6/16

Sunday: Chorizo empanadas with avocado cream
Monday: Greek chicken, flatbread and salad
Tuesday: Pork wontons, asian slaw
Wednesday: Chicken enchiladas with black beans, avocado and corn
Thursday: Key west spicy chicken with rice and veg
Friday: Mongolian beef, rice, broccoli

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Weekly menu – 2/28/16

Sunday: Chicken and dumplings
Monday: Pasta Fagioli, bread
Tuesday: Bacon and asparagus pasta
Wednesday: Island pork tenderloin, broccoli and couscous
Thursday: Pulled pork wonton tacos, coleslaw
Friday: Ham and gnocchi with red pepper, broccoli

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Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies
Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

Mint Chocolate Chip Cookies

We really love our chocolate chip cookie recipe, but sometimes you are looking for something more.  This is where this mint chocolate chip cookie recipe comes in.  We like to bake a fresh batch of cookies each week to add to the kids’ lunches and maybe to steal a quick snack at night.  Don’t judge, please. 😉 [continue reading…]

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Cinnamon Sugar Pull Apart Monkey Bread Recipe

Cinnamon sugar pull apart monkey bread
Cinnamon Sugar Pull Apart Monkey Bread

Cinnamon Sugar Pull Apart Monkey Bread- Only From Scratch

Do you crave homemade cinnamon rolls but don’t want to get up at the crack of dawn to pull it off? Plan ahead and make the dough for this pull apart bread the night before and you can enjoy all of the sticky, sweet goodness of cinnamon rolls in a warm, gooey mound that will leave your family reaching for more all morning long.  If you are looking for a fun, heavenly breakfast treat for your family, look no further than this incredible cinnamon sugar pull apart monkey bread recipe. [continue reading…]

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Weekly menu – 2/20

Saturday – Italian wedding soup with quick dinner rolls
Sunday – Out
Monday – Chicken with pesto, pasta and salad
Tuesday – Beef tacos with guacamole
Wednesday – Tandoori chicken, rice and broccoli
Thursday – Chicken orzo soup
Friday – Thai chicken, rice and broccoli

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Three Bean Turkey Chili Recipe

Three Bean Turkey Chili Recipe

Today the thermometer is reading below zero not even counting the wind chill!  On a day like today, when the grocery supply is getting pretty grim, I am forced to get creative or go to the store. Go out in this cold? Not a chance! A quick trip to the pantry and it’s this three bean turkey chili recipe to the rescue. [continue reading…]

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Weekly Menu – 2/7

Sunday – Pizza and salad
Monday – Sliders with Macaroni and Cheese
Tuesday – Pulled buffalo chicken sandwiches with leftover mac and cheese
Wednesday – Chicken and biscuits
Thursday – Turkey Pesto Meatballs with pasta
Friday – Chili

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