Best Thanksgiving Leftover Sandwich Ever

This is seriously the best Thanksgiving leftover sandwich ever! Every year we plan for leftovers by getting a really big turkey. After all the craziness of cooking Thanksgiving dinner, I prefer to take a few days off from cooking. Planning for leftovers means that I don’t have to cook. Best Thanksgiving Leftover Sandwich Ever My […]

Farmer’s Market Garden Pasta Recipe

This farmer’s market garden pasta recipe is the perfect vegetable based healthy recipe for busy nights. I try very hard to menu plan to stay on top of what I’m making each night for dinner. I write each meal idea on my planner so I remember to defrost meat in time to make dinner. Some […]

Paleo Clam Chowder Recipe in 30 Minutes

This paleo clam chowder recipe can be on your table in less than 30 minutes! I love hearty soups and chowders as the weather gets colder. There is nothing that warms you up better than a hot bowl of soup. This paleo clam chowder recipe is hearty, healthy and delicious! Plus, you can have it […]

Family Favorite Easy Chili in the Crock Pot

Did you know that the heat from chili peppers helps combat nasal congestion and even has antibacterial properties? I kid you not. Somehow after my recent trip to San Francisco, I managed to come down with an awful cold and the congestion is driving me crazy. When that happens, nothing works better than a huge […]

Savory Paleo Pumpkin Soup

I always end up having a few pumpkins at Halloween time. Sometimes I pick them up at the farmer’s market. Sometimes neighbors drop off their extras. While I like to keep one for the front porch, I love to cook with them too. I am seeing so many sweet pumpkin recipes online that I decided […]

Crockpot Ground Beef Minestrone Soup

This Crockpot Ground Beef Minestrone Soup is the perfect meal for a busy fall night. It’s one that I’ve been making for years and taking with me to lunch when I worked in an office. Now that I work at home, I store it in Mason jars in the refrigerator for a healthy, hot meal […]

Warm Taco Dip with Refried Beans

My daughter goes back to school next week for her final semester at college. It’s hard to believe that both of my kids are almost finished with school. I still remember the first time my daughter got on the school bus as she headed to kindergarten. It seems like only yesterday I was helping her […]

Italian Polenta Bites & Gluten Free Biscuit Mix

This post has been sponsored and product was provided as part of my partnership with CLASSICO® and reCAP®. All opinions are my own. We love Italian food, but we don’t tend to do a lot of pasta dishes. My daughter is gluten intolerant so we avoid traditional pasta and she’s not that fond of the […]

Baked Eggs in Portobello Mushroom Caps

I’m almost past the stage where I need to worry about back to school. I admit that after years of backpacks, crayons and stacks of forms to fill out, I’m almost ready for it. David graduated high school last year and he’s searching for full time employment. Sarah has one semester left at college and […]

Sweet Corn Salsa Recipe with Black Beans

Yesterday, I seriously considered feeding everyone cereal for dinner – that’s how hot and humid it was. I really don’t like turning on the oven when it’s this hot. We have a small home with no air conditioning and adding the heat of the oven to the already oppressive heat wasn’t going to happen. Of course, […]