Cheesy Chicken Broccoli and Rice Casserole


This Cheesy Chicken Broccoli and Rice Casserole is sure to become a new family favorite! Made with rotisserie chicken, this time-saving recipe is perfect for weeknights! Casseroles are the perfect weeknight meal and we just happen to LOVE them around here.  Our very favorite casserole recipe is this Rotisserie Chicken Casserole and it’s one of […]

Slow Cooker Root Beer Pulled Pork Sandwiches


Another fabulously easy slow cooker recipe – Slow Cooker Root Beer Pulled Pork Sandwiches! This past week was the first week in FOREVER that we didn’t eat out during the week.  Swim team is done for the year and our evenings are finally freed up.  That is, until soccer starts this next week. Oh, well… […]

Tuscan Chicken Meatball Sandwiches


Enjoy the amazing flavors of Tuscany with these family-friendly Tuscan Chicken Meatball Sandwiches! I think I’m in love. Ground beef move over – there’s a new protein in our kitchen! I have always been scared to cook with ground chicken. You hear so much about it being too dry and lacking flavor. I decided to […]

Balsamic Honey Grilled Steak Salad and Vinaigrette


This Balsamic Honey Grilled Steak Salad and Vinaigrette will satisfy even the heartiest of appetites! This post brought to you by Pompeian. All opinions are 100% mine. It is officially grilling season!  We grilled twice this past week and have some serious plans for this coming weekend.  Not to mention…Memorial Day weekend is almost here! Seriously, where […]

20 Minute Skillet Chicken and Spinach Parmesan


Busy nights? No problem! I’ve got you covered with this 20 Minute Skillet Chicken and Parmesan with the help of Ragú Traditional Sauce! Swim season is here and the boys are having so much fun! It’s quite a time commitment but so worth it. The boys get such great exercise and they just LOVE being […]

Rosemary Buttermilk Ranch Chicken Skewers


Crank up the heat on your grill and get ready to impress your family with these mouthwatering Rosemary Buttermilk Ranch Chicken Skewers! My Nana was a master at fried chicken. Her signature recipe was her buttermilk fried chicken and let me tell you – it was incredible! Fall off the bone tender, juicy, and perfectly […]

24 Easy Sunday Dinners


Get your Sunday back with these dinner ideas!  Slow cooker recipes, casseroles, one-pot dishes and more! Sundays.  Definitely should be a day of rest in my book.  Lazy days where the focus in on the family, church and good eats.  But easy good eats :)  I’m talking casseroles, one-pot meals, slow cooker recipes  - you […]

Easy Shrimp Po’ Boy Sandwich + Giveaway!


Make tonight special with Shrimp Po’ Boy Sandwiches!  This Easy Shrimp Po Boy Sandwich recipe is soon to become a family favorite! These mom-friendly sandwiches are just bursting with flavor and are made with SeaPak Shrimp! Sandwiches are a favorite around here.  We like ‘em anyway we can get ‘em. Hot, cold, fried, baked – […]

Philly Cheese Steak Potato Skins


You’re going to love these Philly Cheese Steak Potato Skins!  Make it a meal or serve it up as an appetizer – everyone’s favorite Philly Cheesesteak Sandwiches just got a makeover! I’m sneaking one more appetizer in here before the Super Bowl :) I meant to share these little bites of pure pleasure a few […]

Grandma’s Sweet and Sour Meatballs


Grandma’s Sweet and Sour Meatballs are the ultimate comfort food and can be whipped up in a jiffy!  Enjoy this fantastic meal with your family tonight! I am so excited to be sharing my Grandma’s Sweet and Sour Meatballs recipe with you today!  This recipe is so easy to pull together and when these meatballs are […]

Creamy Parmesan Corn Chowder


This Creamy Parmesan Corn Chowder is sure to delight and tantalize your tastebuds!  Made with roasted red bell peppers, parmesan cheese, and bacon! There’s just something about January that screams SOUP TIME to me.  I think it’s because we’ve finally settled down from Christmas and New Years, the candy is mostly gone from the house […]

Bacon Cheeseburger Pizza Pinwheels


Bacon Cheeseburger Pizza Pinwheels are a fun way to enjoy all the fantastic flavors of a Bacon Cheeseburger Pizza in a fun crescent roll package! If there’s one meal I can always count on my kids eating (and by eating I mean crushing) – it has to be pizza.  They like it in every form […]

Baked Macaroni and Cheese + Pampered Chef Dutch Oven Giveaway!


Classic Mac ‘N Cheese gets a grown-up twist with this Baked Bacon Macaroni and Cheese! Crunchy bacon and caramelized onions take this comforting food to the next level of awesomeness! Mac ‘N Cheese.  Does a more comforting food exist??  It’s what my kids always ask for when they’ve had a rough day and what my […]

Mexican Beef and Corn Casserole


This Mexican Beef and Corn Casserole is a  fabulously easy dinner option that takes just 30 minutes!  Thanks to Lunchbox for sponsoring this post! Busy. Busy. Busy.  That’s my schedule.  I’m a mom and that’s kind of how things go :)  I’m totally not complaining – I love it!  Most of the time :)  Being […]

Slow Cooker Philly Cheesesteaks


Take the stress out of dinner time with these Slow Cooker Philly Cheesesteaks!  A delicious meal that is so easy to make any night of the week! I’ve always been a HUGE fan of Philly Cheesesteaks.  Cheese, steak, peppers and onions – what’s not to love???   We have ONE restaurant here in the Sacramento […]

Chicago-Style Hot Dogs and Our Labor Day Party Plans


Chicago-Style Hot Dogs are the perfect way to enjoy your hot dogs year-round! I can’t believe that this weekend is Labor Day Weekend!  Where oh where did the summer go??  This weekend is kind of special because my birthday falls on Friday so I plan on partying all weekend long :)  No, really.  We have […]

#ad Southwest Chicken Calzones – Easy Back to School Dinner Idea!


Thanks to Collective Bias® for sponsoring this post and inspiring me to make Southwest Chicken Calzones -a delicious and easy dinner  made with Tyson chicken! Can you believe it’s back to school time already?  School starts next Wednesday and I’m almost done with all of my back to school shopping  for the boys.  Each year, the teachers […]

Easy Homemade Kid-Friendly Mini Corn Dogs


Easy, Homemade Mini Corn Dogs are so easy to make and are super kid-friendly! Summer is quickly coming to an end (boo!) and my boys seem to think that means the end of all things fun and good.  Every time I mention school starting soon, all I hear are groans and complaints.  Bryce will be […]

Juicy Salsa Burgers


Thanks to Hellman’s, Safeway, and Mario Batali for sponsoring this post! Juicy Salsa Burgers are a great way to serve up a twist on a classic! Grilling is definitely a summer pastime that our entire family enjoys.  There’s just something about a meal cooked on the grill that just tastes that much better.  Burgers are […]

Grilled BBQ Chicken Pizza with 10 Minute Pizza Crust


Grilled BBQ Chicken Pizza made with a 10 minute crust – perfect for hot summer nights and busy schedules! I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for ACH Food Companies Inc. I received a promotional item as a thank-you for participating. I don’t know about you but when the summer hits we fire […]

Poppy Seed Pretzel Dogs


Poppy Seed Pretzel Dogs are the perfect way to enjoy hot dogs all year long! I can’t believe how quickly Memorial Day weekend came and went.  We had a crazy weekend filled with lots of fabulous food and fun memories with our family.  Chris took Friday off and my Dad and brother came over and […]