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Herb Chicken and Orzo

Herb Chicken and Orzo

I came across this recipe the other day and have really been wanting to try it. I feel like I’ve been making the same 5-10 meals lately…mostly because that’s what we love (and so do the kids), but I also love making new things and […]

Heirloom Pico de Gallo

Heirloom Pico de Gallo

This pico de gallo is perfect for snacking, putting on salads, tacos, or just topping off your favorite mexican dish. It’s super easy and everyone will love it!  

Easiest one-bowl banana bread

We seriously go through so many bananas at our house. It’s pretty rare that they get over ripened but when I look over to our fruit basket and see browning bananas, I get excited!  You see, I really love banana bread. I try not to […]

Blueberry Avocado Muffins with Streusel Topping

Blueberry Avocado Muffins with Streusel Topping

So, it’s been a while since I’ve posted any new recipes. We have had such a busy summer…full of family, friends, traveling, and lots of fun! Trust me…I’ve still been cooking! It’s totally my favorite pastime. It just takes time to get the right photos […]

Stuffed Bell Peppers

Stuffed Bell Peppers

This is one of my easiest recipes and one of my favorite meals! I also happen to think that this is a meal that even tastes better the second day…and I love having good leftovers!  The hubby loves them, the kids love them, and that […]

Slow Roasted Pork Carnitas

Slow Roasted Pork Carnitas

I make pork roasts all the time, but this new method is going to be the only way I make pork carnitas from now on!  It’s faster and tastes better!  I was in a hurry to get dinner ready, so I cut my pork shoulder […]

Teriyaki Chicken Kabobs…with homemade Teriyaki Sauce

Teriyaki Chicken Kabobs…with homemade Teriyaki Sauce

I need some easy dinners in my life right about now! With 2 little ones at home, sometimes it can be hard to get dinner on the table at a decent time. It’s also my passion to feed my family healthy meals that I can […]

Asian Glazed Chicken

Asian Glazed Chicken

I tried something new tonight…chicken thighs! Yes, I’ve had chicken thighs before, but it’s been a long time since I have cooked them. If we eat chicken, it’s almost always chicken breasts. These little guys were so good and juicy…I think we will be seeing […]

{Gluten Free} Pumpkin Streusel Muffins

I’ve been working on and tweaking this recipe for weeks!  I almost gave up…but I just love pumpkin muffins and really want to get better at gluten-free baked goods.  I decided to attempt making my own gluten-free flour as well.  I made a mixture of […]

Crispy Baked Chicken with Cilantro-Lime Jalapeño Butter

I made this cilantro-lime jalapeño butter last summer to drown my roasted corn in.  Corn on the cob, right off the grill, and dipped in this butter…I’m drooling just thinking about it! About 8 months later, and I’m just getting around to making it again. […]