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

Valentines Veggie Pizza

A baked cheese pizza with a heart in the center made of diced red bell pepper pieces

This Valentines Veggie pizza is quick and easy to make but veggie packed.  This pizza is perfect for family pizza night fun on weekdays or weekends.  This is a great dinner the kids will love on Valentine’s Day. Valentines Veggie Pizza It’s always fun with kids to celebrate the holidays and Valentine’s can be host to all kinds of food … Read More

Baked Chicken Taquitos

Baked Chicken Taquitos stacked and ready to serve with salsa and sour cream

Baked chicken taquitos are an easy rotisserie chicken recipe.  This is a great family dinner perfect for weekday meals.  This dinner is kid-friendly and kid-approved. Baked Chicken Taquitos After a long day at work the last thing you want to do is fuss over a long ingredient list and spend hours preparing a meal. That’s why this week I’ve created … Read More

Stuffed Spaghetti Squash for Dinner

Half of a cooked spaghetti squash filled with sausage, peppers, onions and topped with mozzarella cheese fresh out of the oven

Stuffed spaghetti squash is actually easy to make and delicious!  This dinner is a family crowd pleaser that’s veggie packed and filled with flavor. Stuffed Spaghetti Squash for Dinner Whether you are looking to eat gluten free or just looking to add in more veggies, this recipe is definitely worth trying.  It’s flavorful, veggie packed and filling! This stuffed spaghetti … Read More

Greek Salad with Chicken and Toasted Pitas

Bowl of salad with breaded chicken topped with fresh tomatoes, onion and parsley served with toasted pita bread wedges

This Greek Salad with Chicken makes dinner easy.  There’s very little cooking required with this grab and go combo.  This dinner is packed with fresh veggies and whole grains. Greek Salad with Chicken and Toasted Pita As much as I like to cook, I still love BREAKS!  Sometimes this means vacay time, dinner out, eating leftovers or picking something up.  … Read More

Italian Wedding Soup with Ground Turkey

Italian wedding soup in a bowl with a spoon ready to be served

Italian Wedding Soup with ground turkey is delicious!  This soup recipe is hearty and perfect for dinner on chilly days.  This wedding soup recipe is veggie packed. Italian Wedding Soup with Ground Turkey It’s funny, my dad was 100% Italian and I have many fond memories that center around food and family.  He married my mom who was not Italian.  … Read More

Basic Vanilla Buttercream Frosting Recipe

Vanilla buttercream frosting whipping in a kitchen aide electric mixer

Buttercream frosting is delicious and easy to make.  This four ingredient recipe takes minutes to whip together.  This buttercream frosting recipe is great on cookies, brownies and/or cupcakes. Basic Vanilla Buttercream Frosting Recipe Buttercream frosting  is definitely not a hard recipe to make, but it’s definitely a yummy recipe to add to your mix.  It’s amazing how four simple ingredients … Read More

Thanksgiving Leftover Egg Bites

Stuffing formed into a muffin cup filled with baked egg, sharp cheese and bacon for a Thanksgiving leftover breakfast

Use Thanksgiving Leftover stuffing by making these egg bites.  They are delicious, easy and a creative way to use up leftovers.  Perfect to share with family. Thanksgiving Leftover Egg Bites What kind of stuffing do you make?  Mine is a turkey sausage based stuffing.  It’s made with both sweet and hot Italian spiced turkey sausage. It’s easy and flavorful because … Read More

Make Ahead Orange Honey Cranberry Sauce for Easy Entertaining

Make Ahead Cranberry Orange Sauce Recipe

This orange honey cranberry sauce can be made ahead.  This is an easy Thanksgiving side dish.  This easy holiday recipe makes the perfect turkey topping. Make Ahead Orange Honey Cranberry Sauce for Easy Entertaining I have and admission to make.  I am not a gravy girl.  I actually enjoy eating different toppings on my turkey and one of my favorites … Read More