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

A Little Food Comfort with My Beef Stew Recipe

A bowl of beef stew with green bell peppers, potatoes and carrots in a white bowl

Beef stew is the perfect cold weather comfort food.  It’s perfect to make on the weekend as part of your menu planning.  It’s equally delicious to serve as leftovers during a busy weeknight meal. A Little Food Comfort with My Beef Stew Recipe You know I’m all about the ‘quick & easy’ kind of recipes that help me juggle food, … Read More

Easy Pasta Fagioli with Turkey Sausage

Pasta fagioli in a white bowl with shaved Parmesan cheese on top

Easy Pasta Fagioli with turkey sausage and fresh spinach is made with minimal ingredients, but delicious.  It’s easy to make for dinner and can even be made ahead and frozen.  This recipe is a twist on a traditional Pasta Fagioli. Easy Pasta Fagioli with Turkey Sausage This is not your traditional Pasta Fagioli soup!  However, its easy and it’s equally … Read More

Jambalaya with Turkey Sausage

A white bowl of colorful jambalaya made with turkey sausage, chicken, shrimp, tomatoes and green bell peppers served on rice

Jambalaya made with turkey sausage is delicious.  This dinner recipe is perfect for Mardi Gras family fun.  This meal is perfect winter comfort food. Jambalaya with Turkey Sausage I know traditional Jambalaya is typically made with andouille sausage, but for some reason and I honestly don’t remember why, I started using hot seasoned turkey sausage years ago and it has … Read More

Vegetable Beef Soup is Hot and Ready to Serve

A mug filled with a vegetable beef soup with pasta rings

Vegetable beef soup is surprisingly easy to make.  This soup is great for winter meal ideas and cold weather meal planning.  This soup recipe is savory, veggie packed and bursting with flavor. Vegetable Beef Soup is Hot and Ready to Serve Baby it’s cold outside!  Well, at least it’s starting to get cold in the northeast and that is precisely … 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

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