Crock Pot Chicken Teriyaki

Crock Pot Chicken Teriyaki

Healthy eating is so easy with recipes like this Crock Pot Chicken Teriyaki around.  This all natural, low fat, gluten free, dairy free, meal is as effortless as it gets. Everyone loves a Crock Pot meal at the end of the day, but let’s face it, sometimes those meals can be lacking in the flavor […]

Slow Cooker Oktoberfest Stew

Slow Cooker Oktoberfest Stew

What do you think of when you think about fall? I think about all the outdoor fun – football games, pumpkin patches, hay rides, and apple picking.  And after a day of fun outdoor activities this Slow Cooker Oktoberfest Stew is just what you want to come to. I love effortless meals, and this one […]

One Dish Sausage and Potato Roast

Sausage and Potatoes

During the summer I make plenty of quick meals on the grill.  When the days turn cooler and the days get shorter I kinda lose my desire to stand outside at the end of the day.  Winter meals have a reputation for keeping you in the kitchen for a while.  All those roasts, stews, and […]

Crock Pot Chicken Chili

Crock Pot Chicken Chili

It’s my favorite time of year – soup season.  There’s nothing better than sitting down to a warm bowl of goodness at the end of a busy day.  This Crock Pot Chicken Chili is one of our family favorites.  I love how easy it is – just throw a few simple ingredients in the crock […]

Easy Oven Fajitas

Easy Oven Fajitas

Tomorrow my brand new second grader gets on the bus for the first time this year.  I’m excited for her but there is something quite heartbreaking about watching her go.  But the sadness will quickly disappear once I realize what the start of the school year brings.  I always said I would never be one […]

Gluten Free Meatloaf

Mom's Meatloaf

I think most people are lukewarm when it comes to meatloaf.  There probably aren’t many families who get fired up for meatloaf night.  But those people don’t live in my house.  Around here meatloaf night is a bit of a celebration.  It’s all because of this meatloaf recipe, the same one I’ve been eating for […]

One Ingredient Peach Popsicles

Peach Popsicles

Popsicles are a summer time staple around our house.  Since we avoid artificial ingredients we make a lot of own popsicles.  My kids love coming up with new flavors to try.  These peach popsicles have been one of the biggest hits of the summer.  They are so sweet and refreshing, and only need a single […]

Vegetable Couscous with Citrus Vinaigrette, and a Giveaway!

GFree Parmesan Crusted Tilapia

Have you ever eaten something that just made you happy it’s summertime?  Watermelon does that to me.  It just tastes like summer.  And so does this dish.  Vegetable Couscous with Citrus Vinaigrette – it’s like summer right there in your mouth.  The light, fluffy texture and bold bright flavor are a perfect pairing for these […]