Honey Sesame Chicken

Do you ever fall into the “dinner rut” at your house?  You make and eat the same 5 meals over and over and over again? Yeah…we fall into this rut quite often at our hose. {I bet my 5 meals are similar to your 5 meals.} Well, if you’re in your dinner rut again, try […]

Zesty Yams

Since my last 2 posts have both been about yams, I think it is safe to assume that I am a little “yam crazy” right now. And why not?  They are so delicious, and I love playing with new ways to flavor/season them. This new one is like a complete opposite from the sweet tasting […]

Chicken Cordon Bleu Recipe

I tried this Chicken Cordon Bleu recipe a couple of weeks ago with my own family and with 2 of my clients/friends.  Thumbs up all around!  But really…who doesn’t love melted cheese and ham wrapped in a seasoned breaded chicken? Um. We all do. Serve with rice and a roasted veggie, and you have yourself a winner!

Chicken Corn Chowder

It's cold here in Utah. Bone-chilling cold. This weather makes me want to drink hot cocoa all day long, stay curled up by the fire, cook all my meals in a crock pot, and have all of those meals be some variation of soup.  Is that so much to ask?  Our crock pot is out [...]

Easy Summer Marinade

The kids have officially been out of school for 2 weeks, and I am officially ready for them to go back. Ha – I’m just kidding! Sort of. When summer hits, I try to make meals as simple as possible. Less time in the kitchen equals more time playing outside and enjoying the nice (and […]

Roasted Garlic Brussels Sprouts

If you would have told me ten years ago that I would be willingly eating AND enjoying brussels sprouts, I would have been peeing my pants from laughing so hard.  Seriously. Roasted Brussels sprouts were one of those foods I said I didn't like when in reality I hadn't even tasted them (anyone else do that?) Well, I am thoroughly enjoying my sprouts, [...]