Shamrock Chips & Heirloom Tomato Salsa Make a Festive Snack

Shamrock Chips & Heirloom Tomato Salsa Make a Festive Snack

Homemade Shamrock Chips with this Lucky Salsa recipe make for a festively delicious St. Patrick’s Day snack. Simply grab the FlatOut® Garden Spinach flatbreads at the deli & turn them into shamrock chips everyone will love. These crunchy, savory chips are perfectly served with a little Lucky Salsa made from heirloom tomatoes. While the chips are baking, you can whip … Read More

Make these Rainbow Parfaits for Easy Fruity Fun Yum

Rainbow Fruit Parfaits

We love all things rainbow when the leprechauns come to visit. Check out this delightfully easy way to serve up fruit for breakfast, in the lunchbox or as an after school snack. Rainbow Parfaits by Jodie Fitz Red layer = strawberries, watermelon or red raspberries Orange layer = cantaloupe, oranges Yellow layer = pineapple, bananas, or mangoes Green layer = … Read More

Shamrock Shakes all around with this Healthy Alternative

Shamrock Shakes Healthy Alternative

What’s cooking in March? A whole lot of tasty, fun yum! This month I’m thinking about everything green, lucky leprechauns & St. Patrick’s Day. The plan is to bring the fanciful fun of March to the counters for some test tasting bites the kids will love making & the whole family will enjoy eating. One recipe that always makes the … Read More

Chicken Burrito Bowls Served for an Easy Dinner

Chicken Burrito Bowl

Chicken Burrito Bowls are our new dinner love! This recipe was created as a request from my daughter. After a little experimentation & tweaking, we have discovered that we love this smorgasbord of yumminess. Everyone enjoyed building their own burrito bowl with all of the favorites, which makes it a winning combo for each individual. I recently shared this recipe … Read More

Make these Easy Valentine Party Treats with the Kids

Scrumptiously simple valentine party snack

I’m Lovin’ all of the Valentine’s fun in the kitchen. Recipes can be involved, but don’t have to be in order to have fun! This month we are featuring Valentine’s Kid fun recipes that are all no-bake & easy to make. What should you check out? This scrumptiously simple Valentine’s Party Snack Mix. This recipe is certain to make any … Read More

Winter Lunchbox fun with Flower Power & a Giveaway

Lunchbox YUM fun with Flower Power

Looking to spruce up the lunchbox in the middle of winter? Check out our Flower Power food fun, it’s something the kids will love! We made flower shaped sandwiches filled with a strawberry cream cheese spread, we created flower fruit bites using watermelon & grapes and then mixed up a healthier version of the ‘Dirt Dessert’ by using Greek Yogurt … Read More

Pork Chops are in the Crockpot for an Easy Dinner

Cranberries, Apples & Pork Chops in the Crockpot

It’s that time of year, the crockpot is out. This week’s crockpot recipe featured in our own home is Cranberried Pork Chops. The other day my son texted, ‘What’s for dinner?’ My reply, ‘Pork Chops.’ He then asked, ‘Is it those ones with apples & cranberries?’ I said, ‘Yes, Why?’ He answered, ‘….because I like those.’ Ha, I was afraid … Read More

20 minute dinner with Black Bean Burgers and Guacamole

Black Bean Burger

I recently realized my formula for meal planning comes with three strategies: 1. I streamline whenever possible. 2. I have a whole lot of ‘make ahead’ meals to keep my busy nights easy. I prep them on weekends and often have them in the freezer. 3. I have a list of emergency meal supplies in the pantry that only take … Read More

Warm up Dinner with this Chicken Bulgur Salad

Warm Chicken Bulgur Salad

Let’s face it, chicken can become a little boring after awhile & so we’ve been finding ways to mix it up. I want to share one of the techniques I use to bake up a moist chicken breast; the hubs hates a dry piece of chicken (lol)…not that I can blame him. This chicken is delicious alone, but we love … Read More

Grilled Cheese Pockets with Fruits & Veggies in the Mix

Grilled Cheese Pockets

Soup & grilled cheese are like a winter staple! I’ve put a twist on the regular grilled cheese, turned it into a Grilled Cheese Pocket & added in some fruits and veggies the kids will love. Check out these three winning combos & have some taste testing fun with the kids while adding in some extra good bites along the … Read More