Fish Tacos on the Menu for Dinner

A taco made with breaded cooked fish pieces, red cabbage slaw and guacamole

Fish tacos are easy to make.  These tacos are great for an easy dinner, taco Tuesdays or Cinco de Mayo celebrations.  This dinner meal is family tested and approved.  This week we celebrated my husband’s birthday.  Secretly, I think he would like me to tell you that we celebrate his 29th birthday year after year ~ haha (and, of course I … Read More

My Raised Garden Beds

A person in a garden holding a bowl of fresh picked vegetables

Raised Garden Beds are great for vegetable gardening.  It’s garden planning season and there’s still plenty of time to plan.  Vegetable gardens are magical. My Raised Garden Beds In 2019 I joined the rest of America and decided to start a garden.  Honestly, I just thought it would be fun and wanted to discover if I could actually do it, … Read More

Silly Eggshell Planters for Earth Day

egg shells in a clear carton that are cracked at the top and filled with dirt with colorful silly faces drawn on them with markers

Eggshell planters are a great gardening activity for earth day.  These garden planters are easy to make and are a great kid craft.  The eggshells help to feed your seedlings grow for your family garden.  Silly Eggshell Planters for Earth Day Whether you are an avid gardener or a novice gardener, these silly eggshell planters are perfect for Earth Day … Read More

Sheet Pan Chicken Dinner Recipe

A sheet pan with baked chicken, asparagus, potatoes, carrots and onions

This sheet pan chicken dinner recipe is delicious and easy.  It’s a veggie packed, healthy family meal.  This dinner can be made ahead to make dinner easy. Sheet Pan Chicken Dinner Recipe Sheet pan dinners can be easily prepped in advance so that you can simply slide them into the oven for dinner. I prep the vegetables on the weekend … Read More

Brussels Sprouts Salad Recipe

A bowl of salad topped with roasted Brussels sprouts, roasted sweet potato, walnuts, craisins, pepitas and sunflower seeds

This Brussels sprouts salad is easy and delicious topped with roasted vegetables, nuts and seeds.  This salad is a healthy meal all on it’s own.  It’s a great dish to share for gatherings or an easy dinner option. Brussels Sprouts Salad Recipe This salad is D-E-L-I-C-I-O-U-S, healthy and easy.  It’s a hearty mix layered with whole food goodness that’s perfect … Read More

Reuben Sandwich with Coleslaw

A reuben sandwich cut in half on a plate

A reuben sandwich is perfect for St. Patrick’s Day dinner.  Reuben’s are more delicious with coleslaw vs. sauerkraut.  Corned Beef can be made ahead of time to make reuben sandwiches easy on busy weeknights. Reuben Sandwich with Coleslaw We are not big fans of a boiled corned beef dinner with cabbage, carrots and potatoes.  Although I think that was a … Read More

Oven Roasted Vegetables with Brussels Sprouts

A pan of roasted carrots, potatoes, sweet potatoes and brussel sprouts

Oven Roasted vegetables with Brussels sprouts is a healthy side dish.  This side is delicious for any dinner, but great for St. Patrick’s Day.  This colorful side dish is veggie packed and a family favorite. Roasted Vegetables with Brussels Sprouts My husband is of Irish descent and for the first few years of our marriage I made boiled dinner thinking … Read More

Crispy Homemade Chicken Nuggets

Homemade baked chicken nuggets served with a side salad

Crispy Homemade Chicken Nuggets are actually easy to make.  These chicken nuggets can be made ahead for a quick weeknight heat up.  These nuggets are great for kid friendly dinner meals. Crispy Homemade Chicken Nuggets Do your kids love chicken nuggets? Or do you?  Looking for a delicious but crispy recipe to make these delicious bites?  I’ve got you covered with … Read More

Easy Baked Beef Empanadas

Baked beef empanadas in a wooden bowl ready to be served

Baked Beef Empanadas make for an easy delicious dinner.  This dinner recipe is kid tested and family approved.  Empanadas can even be made ahead and frozen. Easy Baked Beef Empanadas Empanadas are delicious, but the dough can take a lot of time to prepare which often makes this meal ‘out of reach’ for families with busy lifestyles.  However, grab some … Read More

Salmon Sliders for the Win

A board with three salmon sliders on top of a lettuce bed topped with different condiments

Salmon sliders are not only easy to make, but delicious!  These sliders are great for dinner or for entertaining.  They are great game day food! Salmon Sliders for the Win Looking for a delicious, unique dish?  Check out my salmon sliders; these check the boxes! I am sharing three different ways to make sliders in this post; teriyaki, caper and lemon/parsley.  … Read More