Posts

Broccoli and Wild Rice Casserole {Freezer Meal}

/
Since I was in charge of bringing some type of broccoli casserole to Thanksgiving this year, I searched high and low for a recipe that could be made in advance (since we had to drive 2 hours that day)…

Delicious Lemon Bars

/
I can't say when, but at some point, lemon bars got in my head this summer. I've been looking for an excuse to make them, so when my husband asked his interns to come over for dinner, I found my excuse.…

Cheesy Pesto Bread

/
My husband gets excited about any meal if it includes his beloved pesto cheese bread. Lets be honest, so do I. It is SO good. It doesn't rank too highly in the healthy department since it is made with…
easy mexican soup recipe

Crowd Pleaser Mexican Soup {Freezer Meal}

/
Updated and republished from January 2012 This Mexican soup recipe never fails to please a crowd. It is one of my favorite recipes for a lot of reasons: 1) It tastes awesome! 2) It is primarily…
Homemade Chicken Nuggets

Homemade Chicken Nuggets {Freezer Meal}

/
Why I have never made these before now I will never know. What I DO know is that they will forever be in my menu planning. I'll be honest. I have fond childhood memories of McDonald's chicken nuggets…
Apple cinnamon french toast recipe

Apple Cinnamon French Toast {Freezer Meal}

/
Who doesn't love french toast? It uses up leftovers, is a taste bud favorite, and is an easy way to incorporate fruits and vegetables into your family's diet. (Just check out how I used sweet potatoes…

Homemade Chex Mix Recipe

/
I'm almost a little hesitant to share this recipe. No, not because of its addictive nature and unmatchable flavor. Not because it makes a HUGE batch and is easy to store, give away, or bring to a large…
Oven Fries Recipe

Oven Fries with a Secret Ingredient

/
Oven Fries are one of our favorite side dishes. The secret ingredient in this oven fry recipe is a bit of sugar!  It really makes a difference in taste.  I serve these alongside things like…
Chicken and Apple Bites

Chicken Apple Bites {Freezer Meal}

/
Last night we tweaked and tried a new recipe that Jack (age 4) picked out from a cookbook called Perfect Food for After School. I made a few substitutions to make it healthier and more kid-friendly.…