Oven Roasted Broccoli Side Dish

Roasted Broccoli on a shite serving dish with a white cream cheese sauce drizzled on top

Oven roasted broccoli is easy to make.  You can pop it in the oven while you prep other food.  It’s a delicious way to serve veggies for gatherings and entertaining. Oven Roasted Broccoli Side Dish I used to steam my broccoli until I ate oven roasted broccoli; I rarely steam any more.  Steaming this cruciferous vegetable can be delicious, don’t get me … Read More

Squash Monsters for Dinner

When my youngest was much littler than she is now, we used to play a game in the produce aisles throughout the fall.   Every week she would select one new squash, because there are so many unique and colorful options to try that caught her eye.  It was FANTASTIC; it encouraged taste testing and trying new foods and even … Read More

Colorful and Healthy Rainbow Salad Recipe

Young boy with all of the ingredients of colorful fresh fruits and veggies around him ready to build a Rainbow Salad Recipe in a jar

This Rainbow Salad Recipe is perfect for adding more fruits and veggies onto the plate or in the bowl.  This salad is actually easy to build and add into the lunchbox for school.  It’s equally delicious as a side dish for dinner, making it a salad the entire family will love.  Healthy Rainbow Salad Recipe This Healthy Rainbow Salad Recipes … Read More

Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss! Let’s Start with Green Eggs & Ham….

I LOVE Dr. Seuss.  What’s not to love?  He had an imagination that was brought to life with the stroke of his pen and the lines of his art.  I sometimes wonder…did it come as easy to him as it all feels when I read his stories and admire his artwork?   I still enjoy sitting and reading Dr. Seuss … Read More

Shrimp and Vegetable Skillet Dinner Recipe

Shrimp and Vegetable Skillet on a plate served over angel hair pasta

This Shrimp and Vegetable Skillet dinner is easy and delicious to make.  It’s a quick dinner that can be made in 30 minutes!  It’s fabulous for weeknight meals or for easy entertaining. Shrimp and Vegetable Skillet Dinner Recipe Are you looking for an easy meal to serve?  I’m always looking for an easy meal to serve!  This Shrimp and Vegetable … Read More

Tortellini Toss

Tortellini Toss

Quick Meals are at the top of my list now that school is back in full force and Tortellini Toss is one that made the dinner table this week.  Here’s how we made it on the quick & easy side of the counter; This recipe can be made in 15 minutes on a busy night, IF you prep ahead of … Read More

Grilled Pizza

Grilled Pizza

Like most families, we love pizza and often have a designated ‘pizza night’ for dinner.  Summer is no exception to the rule, we simply move out side and turn to Grilled Pizza for a little change in the flavor combination. Have you ever grilled pizza?  If not…you have to try it! It’s simple, delicious and just fun to make.  We’ve … Read More

Mediterranean Grilled Chicken

Mediterranean Grilled Chicken by Jodie Fitz Another simple mix with fabulous flavors…. 2 pounds of boneless, skinless chicken breast 8 oz. roasted red peppers 6 1/2 oz. quartered, marinated artichoke hearts* 2.25 oz. can of sliced olives 1 cup grape fresh tomatoes 1.  Halve and pound the chicken. 2. Season the chicken fillets with salt & pepper and grill them … Read More

Star Gazer’s Pizza

Star Gazer's Pizza

Join Shane and I in the kitchen for a little family night pizza fun & try making the Star Gazer’s Pizza! Star Gazer’s Pizza by Jodie Fitz 1 pizza dough 1/8 cup olive oil, light 1 clove garlic, medium 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning* 2 yellow bell peppers (NuVal 96) 1 green bell pepper (NuVal 96) 8 oz. shredded mozzarella, part … Read More