Easy Dinner with Chicken Enchiladas the Family will Love

making chicken enchiladas

I visited WNYT News Channel 13 this past Sunday to share my Chicken Enchiladas.  I love this recipe because you can make it ahead, freeze it & pull it out for a quick last minute dinner on a busy night.  I love when my freezer is filled with delicious meals & this September I have been getting back into the … Read More

Strawberry Lime Freeze Pops are the Perfect Treat for a Summer Cool Down

Strawberry Lime Freeze Pops

Strawberry Lime Freeze Pops by Jodie Fitz 2 cups of fresh sliced strawberries ½ cup Greek vanilla yogurt ¼ cup honey 2 tablespoons of fresh squeezed lime juice 1 ½ teaspoons vanilla extract Puree the strawberries, honey, lime juice and vanilla extract together in a food processor or blender. Add in the yogurt until blended well. Fill your freeze pop … Read More

Homemade Mashed Potatoes Recipe for Thanksgiving

Homemade Mashed Potatoes Recipe

Are you looking for a new Homemade Mashed Potatoes Recipe this holiday season?  Or, any season?  Check out this combination of sweet potatoes and white potatoes.  They are a dynamic duo of flavor.  It’s not a quick recipe, but it’s an easy recipe.   You can simply serve these as mashed potatoes, which does cut the time indicated below in the … Read More

Kids Fun 101: Homemade Hula Hoops turns into Olympic Fun!

Homemade hula hoops are great to make. In fact, they can easily be turned into backyard olympic fun; I can’t believe the Olympics have already been going in full force for almost one week.  I always consider the two week period of the Olympics a great time to promote being ACTIVE!  It’s funny, as much as we are sitting and … Read More

Homemade French Toast Stick Recipe for a Family Breakfast on the Run

Homemade French Toast Sticks

 We’re back from Spring Break and off and running to school followed by a slew of after school spring activities.  It’s time to get back to basics at our house & pull out and dust off the recipe cards that allow us to eat better bites while living life on the run!  One of the recipes I pulled out for … Read More

Valentine’s from the Kitchen to Share

It’s not Christmas, but the excitement in going to school and sharing your Valentine’s as well as collecting them could be considered equivalent.  I actually get just as excited as my kids when they come home with their decorated bags, boxes, mailboxes or whatever else the teacher has planned for that given year.  I love sharing the moment of sitting … Read More