All-American Egg Bake

Summer is coming which means sunny days for friends and brunch! This past Easter was just such an occasion. This egg bake was wonderfully simple to quickly pull together for group and like… Continue reading

Chicken Taco Salad

All the deliciousness of tacos but with a somewhat healthier spin – the taco salad! This salad uses my slow cooker taco chicken (found here Slow Cooker Taco Chicken) on a bed of… Continue reading

Bacon Veggie Egg Bake

This past weekend I realized I was going to be out of town for the next four weekends. So time to get some meal prep done! After making my Naked Chicken Enchiladas and Chili  (both very… Continue reading

Tex-Mex Quinoa Salad

So here in Minnesota it’s still winter…and cold..and gloomy..So as a cure here is a colorful and delicious salad! The lemon zest adds a sunny flavor and the colorful vegetables make for a… Continue reading

Oreo Cheesecake Bars

My coworker had the excellent idea of having a potluck at work this month to get us out of our midwest winter blues. Everyone brought in delicious dishes from home and having it… Continue reading

Slow Cooker Taco Chicken

Ah tacos. So wonderful. So delicious. So not good for the budget if you’re always ordering them as take out! (Guilty as charged) So how do we save some dollars? We make our… Continue reading

Mexican Spice Blend

A packet of taco seasoning can help in a pinch but making your own is cheaper and you can suit it to your own taste profile. I use this when making chicken for… Continue reading

Mango Salsa

I got this idea from the Del Monte mango salsa recipe. It was a good base but it was definitely missing the kick I like to get from my salsas! Very easy to… Continue reading

Triple Chocolate Peppermint Bark

Another Christmas party option and another blog post inspired by my sister! I was trying to figure out what to make for my choir’s Christmas party (check them out – Vocal Essence – we’re… Continue reading

Lemon Raspberry Bars

The holiday party season is upon us! Office parties, Christmas parties, New Years parties – you name it and it’s on the calendar! And with that comes the question of what to prepare. Well,… Continue reading