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blueberry BBQ meatballs (3 of 3)

The Juiciest Meatballs with Blueberry BBQ Sauce

One of the best things I discovered out of all my nutrition and cooking courses I took in college, was Alton Brown and his fantastic show called Good Eats. If you’re a foodie like me, I’m sure you’ve heard of it. Yes, in one of my nutrition courses, the professor thought so highly of this […]

coffee creamer

Homemade Vanilla Coffee Creamer

My coffee-addicted friends, do you like to have your coffee with a splash of creamer? Okay, maybe a lot of creamer? So do I. (Perhaps when I get older and my taste-buds kill over, I can finally drink black coffee.) Ever look at the ingredients listed on the back of your normal every-day coffee creamer? […]

black bean and rice burritos (1 of 1)

Black Bean and Rice Burritos

Just a simple, delicious meatless entree. That’s how I view this recipe! Very simple, yet you can add whatever you like to it. We have been working on including more beans and less meat in our diet, and this is one recipe that is a keeper for us. Have fun experimenting and don’t forget to taste-test […]

Asian Noodle Jar Salad (1 of 2)

Asian Noodle Jar Salad

It’s march, and you know what that means? Sunshine! And you know what sunshine means for this lady? Being able to post pictures and recipes on this blog again! I know, it has been awhile. I’m sorry. I missed you too. Yes, even you over there in the yellow shirt. Sunshine means that I can […]

Baked Fish Sticks with Tarter Sauce

Baked Fish Sticks with Tartar Sauce

After many trial-and-error sessions of this recipe, I am very happy to share with you what I have found to be the most successful at making this deceptively easy dish. If you have already attempted to make your own fish sticks and failed miserably, join the club. This post is for you. As I said, […]

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Entrees, Soups

Chicken Noodle Soup

Whether it is a cold winter day, or if you have come down with the flu, or it’s rainy outside – chicken noodle soup comes to the rescue. There’s just something about this soup, something magical, that no matter where you are or doing at the moment, you are back in your cozy childhood when […]

Red & White Spaghetti Casserole (1 of 1)

Red and White Spaghetti Casserole

This spin on a classic dish takes comfort food to a whole new level. The hubs and I were only one bite into this when the “Mmmmm!” sounds began. This recipe earned so many stars in our “tried-and-true” white binder of recipes. Where do I even begin? Well for starters, this recipe eliminates the problem of […]

Roasted Garlic Potato Soup

Roasted Garlic Potato Soup

Mmm, roasted garlic. It is possibly my most favorite smell to come from the kitchen. Although it is time-consuming and tricky at times, it is definitely worth it. If you haven’t roasted garlic, then know that when you roast garlic, it transforms into a sweet flavor, and much more concentrated. If you love garlic, this recipe […]

Herb-Roasted Chicken

Herb-Roasted Chicken

If you think throwing some food into a crockpot is easy, then roasting yourself a chicken is a sinch! Roast Chicken is possibly the easiest way to have delicious, moist chicken that is not only loaded in flavor but low in fat considering it doesn’t require any butter at all. Just spices and that is all […]