Easy Bacon Brussels Sprouts Recipe

Need an easy side dish? This bacon brussels sprouts recipe is the way to go! They're fancy enough to serve as a side dish at a party but quick & easy enough to be added in with a weeknight meal.

Need an easy side dish? This bacon brussels sprouts recipe is the way to go! They’re fancy enough to serve as a side dish at a party but quick & easy enough to be added in with a weeknight meal. If you follow me on Instagram, you know that I got a NEW CAR!!!!!! I know all of those exclamation points… 

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Healthy Brown Rice Bowl with Shrimp & Avocado + $500 Giveaway!

Healthy Brown Rice Bowl with Shrimp & Avocado with a delicious sauce - a light and easy dinner that will satisfy and taste great! PLUS a $500 Giveaway for Paypal cash or Amazon Gift Card!

Healthy Brown Rice Bowl with Shrimp & Avocado with a delicious sauce – a light and easy dinner that will satisfy and taste great! PLUS a $500 Giveaway for Paypal Cash or Amazon Gift Card!  I’m writing this while I’m watching my new favorite guilty pleasure show: House of Cards on Netflix. Have you seen… 

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One Pot Garlic Butter Chicken, Green Beans & Potatoes

Easy {One Pot} Garlic Butter Chicken, Green Beans & Potatoes - an easy dinner with only a few ingredients for a quick weeknight meal everyone will love!

Easy {One Pot} Garlic Butter Chicken, Green Beans & Potatoes – an easy dinner with only a few ingredients for a quick weeknight meal everyone will love! Plus a chance to win a $100 Target Gift Card below! Picture this: two toddlers running around the family room in underwear, shooting each other with Nerf guns,… 

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Roasted Garlic, Spinach & Tomato Whole Wheat Pizza

Roasted Garlic, Spinach & Tomato Whole Wheat Pizza - satisfyingly healthy, vegetarian meal the whole family will love!

Roasted Garlic, Spinach & Tomato Whole Wheat Pizza – satisfyingly healthy, vegetarian meal the whole family will love! I was supposed to share this pizza recipe last week for Mystery Dish but my computer had other plans. I primarily use my MacBook for all things work related. It was having problems first with the trackpad, then… 

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Crock Pot Buffalo Chicken Sandwiches

You will love these 3-ingredient Crock Pot Buffalo Chicken Sandwiches! Shredded buffalo chicken inside buns and smothered with blue cheese and hot sauce. So easy and absolutely delicious!

You will love these 3-ingredient Crock Pot Buffalo Chicken Sandwiches! Shredded buffalo chicken inside buns and smothered with blue cheese and hot sauce. So easy and absolutely delicious! Two. That’s the number of Christmas gifts I’ve purchased for my kids to this date AND the number of weeks until the big day. Ugh. How many… 

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5 Quick & Easy Dinner Ideas

5 quick and easy (30 minute) weeknight meals that will make the whole family happy!

FIVE quick (30 minute) easy dinner ideas that will make the whole family happy! This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Alexia Foods. The opinions and text are all mine.  As a busy mom, I sometimes find it hard to get a decent meal on the table in time for dinner. On… 

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Stuffed Pepper Casserole + $100 Visa Gift Card Giveaway!

Take those boring stuffed peppers to the next level by turning them into a stuffed pepper casserole! Everything good about stuffed bell peppers but in casserole form, using ground turkey, brown rice, bell peppers, spices and cheese, of course! Delicious, healthy and satisfying casserole dish.

Take those boring stuffed peppers to the next level by turning them into a stuffed pepper casserole! Plus your chance to win $100 gift card (below!) When I was a kid, my mom made stuffed bell peppers all the time. They’re one of my dad’s favorite dishes – he loves bell peppers. After I got… 

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Easy Homemade Cheesy Potatoes Au Gratin

Cheesy Potatoes au Gratin made with a homemade cheese sauce drizzled over thinly sliced potatoes and a layer of onions nestled in the middle. A great Thanksgiving recipe! Plus a full blog hop Thanksgiving menu to help plan your turkey day meal!

Potatoes au Gratin made with a homemade creamy cheese sauce drizzled over thinly sliced potatoes and a layer of onions nestled in the middle. Plus a full blog hop Thanksgiving menu below to help plan your turkey day meal! I can’t believe how quick time is flying by. In only two weeks’ time, it will be… 

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Quick & Easy Beef and Mushrooms

Quick & Easy Beef and Mushrooms recipe, cooked in one pot and in 15 minutes! Perfect comfort food dinner for a busy night, using only 3 ingredients.

Quick & Easy Beef and Mushrooms recipe, cooked in one pan and in 15 minutes! Perfect dinner for a busy night, using only 3 ingredients: beef, mushrooms and Imagine® Organic Culinary Simmer Sauces. What is it about dinnertime that makes me so tired? Oh, yeah. Cooking! Sometimes I get way too creative and decide to make these… 

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Split Pea Soup with Bacon & Parmesan Croutons

Split Pea Soup with Bacon and Homemade Parmesan Croutons! So flavorful and delicious!

Celebrating National Split Pea Soup Week with the most amazing Split Pea Soup with bacon and homemade parmesan croutons! This recipe post was created for The USA Dry Pea & Lentil Council. Happy National Split Pea Soup Week! Be honest, did you know it was National Split Pea Soup Week? Hmm? Yeah, I didn’t think so. That’s okay,… 

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Southwestern Corn Chowder

Quick & Easy Southwestern Corn Chowder made in one pot and in about 30 minutes! Comforting, filling and delicious!

Quick & Easy Southwestern Corn Chowder made in one pot and in about 30 minutes! Comforting, filling and delicious! It’s November! I can hardly believe it! It rained on Halloween and since then, has been sunny but cooler. It’s finally beginning to feel like fall. We don’t get the seasons here in Southern Cali but… 

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