Under 30 Minutes

Fried Green Tomatoes

I am a bad gardener. It's true. But I've never found that to be a good reason to give up ...
Read More

Baked White Fish with White Wine and Thyme

Before I start, I have to make a confession. When I first made this dish, I used orange roughy. Lesley ...
Read More

Spicy Chimichurri Turkey Burger

Summer is on it's way! It seems like much too early to say that, but this past weekend boasted temperatures ...
Read More

Lasagna Cups

Lasagna is by far one of the world's best foods. It doesn't get much better than the multiple layers of ...
Read More

Mini English Muffin Pizzas

As moms, we know that dinner sometimes needs to be quick. Between work and activities with the kids, we don't ...
Read More

Fruit Pizza

This is my go-to dessert for any pitch-in occasion. It's easy to make and always a hit. It's also perfect ...
Read More

Avocado Pasta

This past week, Aldi has had avocados on sale for $0.49 each! I love avocados but the thought of spending ...
Read More

Hot Dog Bun Garlic Bread

I was pretty proud of myself for this one. Of course, I get pretty proud of myself any time I ...
Read More

Healthy Banana Oat Muffins

It happened today. I walked by the table and noticed that the bananas were almost black. The panic set in ...
Read More

Honey Barbecue Chicken with Homemade BBQ sauce

I've been craving barbecue sauce for quite some time. Typically, I keep some on hand. Barbecue cravings are few and ...
Read More

Overnight Oats

I'm in love with a new breakfast food. For the past several years, nothing has gotten between me and my ...
Read More

Cheesy Pizza Dip

This week at work, we had a pitch-in. Even as I write the word, I can't keep my eyes from ...
Read More

Easy Vegetarian Chili

It's that time of year again! The jackets, the scarves, the boots ... but most important, the chili! We have ...
Read More

Black Bean and Salsa Soup

With winter right around the corner, my mind has already turned to soups. I love the warm, flavorful soup. No ...
Read More

Asian Lentil Burgers

I continue to be impressed with lentils. It really is amazing how they absorb the taste of the various ingredients ...
Read More

5-Minute Corn Salsa

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Sometimes the mood for salsa strikes, but time doesn't allow for it. Or sometimes you ...
Read More

Grammy’s Mac and Cheese

My mom makes the best mac and cheese. I'm not bragging. It's just a fact. The ultimate comfort food, it ...
Read More

Fruit Kabobs

Never to shy away from adventures that would make most people exhausted just thinking about them, Lesley and I took ...
Read More

Black Bean Turkey Quesadilla

Quesadillas are delicious. There is no denying that. One of the best things about them is that they are very ...
Read More

Apple Salad

This was my grandmother's recipe and a dish that I would look forward to her making each time I visited ...
Read More

Cauliflower Tater Tots

On a quest to get your child to eat more veggies? Getting tired of the same old Meatless Monday meal? ...
Read More

Corn Dog Bites

Okay, I'm not even going to pretend like these are healthy. They are just so good and reminiscent of summer ...
Read More

Creamy Italian Pasta Salad

This pasta salad is so easy to make and has become a summer go-to for us. Since it is a ...
Read More

Hawaiian Pasta Bake

This one-pot dish is very simple to make. It is one of those recipes I always think will take a ...
Read More

Homemade Pizza

This hands-on dinner is a great way to introduce the joys of cooking. The ingredients are easy to handle, and ...
Read More

Leftover Rice Cakes

Sometimes you just make too much rice. I like rice. It's tasty. You can make fun dishes out of it ...
Read More

Lentil Burger with Mango Salsa

I've been doing a lot of crafts with the girls that involve lentils. Now, I have a kitchen full of ...
Read More

Parmesan and Basil Orzo

This is a household favorite. It calls for very few ingredients and is adaptable for picky eaters. Cooking with orzo ...
Read More

Pepper Steak Hamburgers

Time to give your hamburgers a boost! With the recent warm weather, we have been eating outside daily, or as ...
Read More

Sweet Potato Fries

Yum, yum, yum! I can't say enough good things about this quick, simple side dish. The kids love them, and ...
Read More

Tortellini Bake

Spaghetti sauce and Alfredo sauce typically yield two very different dishes. When combined, however, they are nothing short of fabulous ...
Read More

Turkey Salad

There are three really great things about this recipe. One, it was so easy to make with very little prep ...
Read More