Springtime Salad

If you’re looking for a traditional type potato salad, but with bright flavors, this is it! With plenty of fresh vegetables and delicious seasoning, you can’t go wrong. There is no boiling required (which I love) and several options to change the recipe from season to season. It’s creamy and spiked with a secret ingredient. You’ll never go…

Not Just Any Cookie

On any given day, I would normally pull out a bag of semi sweet chocolate chips and follow the recipe on the back with just minor adjustments. This time, I wanted a rich, ooey, gooey, soft, and fluffy cookie that I could eat with my morning and afternoon coffee. Anyone that truly knows me, knows how…

Creamy Alfredo

If you’re looking for a delicious, easy dish to serve to your honey for Valentine’s Day or to impress your special someone on a date night, this is it! Alfredo is rich, creamy, and guaranteed to fill you up. It’s a higher calorie meal but it’s so worth it. You can add any type of…

Mini Bacon Meatloaf

Anytime I have ever made the traditional meatloaf, in a loaf pan, it always falls apart. I tend to put lots of favor into my meatloaf and that usually causes the loaf to fall apart. Lots of favor means several wet ingredients that guarantee an awesome meatloaf. Since I had such a problem with the…

Mama’s Mac n’ Cheese

Comfort food alert! From childhood to my adult years, when someone says mac n’ cheese, you always say, ” Yes please!”. My mother always made a casserole type mac n’ cheese and I prefer that versus the runny, soupy type. You can put as much cheese as you want, it just melts! You can add…

Peanut Butter Banana Muffins

I’m sure that most of us buy bananas, they begin to turn, and we throw them out. Am I right? Make these easy muffins and you’ll never throw out another banana. Do you have to add peanut butter? Nope, you don’t but I do recommend it. Do you have to add chocolate chips? Why not!…

Cheesy Chicken Salad

Veggies, protein, and fruit….. how can a healthy meal get much better? Add cheese and bacon of course! This is not your standard chicken salad . It’s rich, delicious, and has all the goodies to kept you going through your day. Eat this for lunch in a pita or a wrap or make it for dinner…

Super Soup

Cold weather, a new year, and delicious healthy food. Soups don’t have to be heavy and weigh you down. This soup is a mix between a minestrone and a vegetable soup. It has tons of nutrients and it can be altered to what you like.  If you just want to enjoy a warm bowl of yummy soup,…

Chicken Marsala

    Over the past year, I have perfected my chicken marsala recipe. It is a very versatile dish and can be served several different ways.  Our family favorite is with mashed potatoes but you can serve it with pasta or rice. Whole grain and whole wheat products provide more fiber and are ultimately better…

Easy Appetizers

Who doesn’t love a great appetizer to start off a party or even a low key evening in. Every once in a while, my husband and I will have a couple appetizers instead of an actual meal. It’s so relaxing and fun to try new recipes. During the holiday season, I tried two new appetizer…