Cranberry Lacquered Chicken

Poultry, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays
Having an excessive amount of leftovers during the holidays is unfortunately, the norm for most American families. People often think of ways to creatively re-make leftovers like turkey, ham, mashed potatoes and more into new dishes. But what about Thanksgiving's favorite condiment, cranberry sauce or compote?? This elegant, yet surprisingly...

Chicken Breasts in Tomato & Onion Sauce

Poultry, Kid-friendly

Lemon Parsley Roasted Chicken

Baked/Roasted, Poultry, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly
Store-bought rotisserie chicken is a staple for quick and easy dinners, especially in the busy families schedule. Although I too love to buy rotisserie chicken from my local organic grocer, and even often suggest this as an ingredient to help busy moms create great everyday meals, there’s also something really...

Game Day Favorite: Garlic-Parmesan Popcorn Chicken

Poultry, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly
Game day is always a great day to bring out snacks and pop open a couple of beers with friends and family. This recipe will sure be a favorite at your next game day party. It's easy, delicious and tastes like you catered from the sports bar in town! 

Rotiserrie Chicken w/ Heirloom Tomatoes

Poultry, Kid-friendly, Salads
One of my most favorite go-to premade grocery ingredients that help me with my "great everyday meal" recipes, is none other than organic rotiserrie chicken. Rotiserrie chicken is roasted perfectly every single time, and a quick and delicious meal when dinner seems impossible to get on the table. This recipe is...

Grilled Chipotle Chicken Tenders w/ Avocado & Roasted Corn Salsa

Poultry, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly, Salads
July 4th celebrations across the country are under way and it is all about the all mighty barbecue. This recipe for grilled chipotle chicken uses chicken tenders for quick and easy barbecuing, but it can easily be substituted with chicken wings, drumettes, breasts and even a whole chicken for roasting....

Easy Pad Thai

Poultry, Entertaining/Holidays, Entertaining/Holidays, Pasta
Pad Thai is a noodle dish from Thailand. Tradionally, it is made with peanuts, egg, fish sauce, tamarind paste, lime, rice noodles and Thai chillies. This recipe is a mid-week and “great everyday meal” version using readily availble ingredients. I took out the tamarind paste and fish sauce and substituted...

Spanish Chicken Bake

Baked/Roasted, Poultry, Entertaining/Holidays, Kid-friendly
Many people may think that eating well and eating on a budget may not go hand-in-hand. It can, but only if you know how to use budget ingredients. Don't confuse inexpensive or budget ingredients with it lacking quality. You and your family can get Great Everyday Meals while sticking to a tight...

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Eggplant Cream Salad

Vegetarian, Entertaining/Holidays
Sponsored post Anamina.comWe love this recipe, and all our friends do too, which is why we make it almost every week. It's extremely simple, quick, and incredibly delicious.Ingredients: • 4 large eggplants, roasted and peeled (about 1.8 – 2.2 lbs) • 1 heaping tablespoon of grated salt, possibly less if you food•...

5 Air-Fryer Recipes You Have to Try

Poultry, Pork, Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, 30 minutes or less
Image SourceDo you love fried foods, but the excessive fat and calories make you think twice about indulging? Or is it the oil splatters, messy cleanup job, and lingering oil smell due to which fried foods are a no-no in your kitchen? If any of these reasons sound familiar, you...

4 Delicious Corn Recipes You Must Try

Vegetarian, Grilled, Baked/Roasted, 30 minutes or less, Entertaining/Holidays
Image source Corn is one of the most beloved vegetables, especially during the summer months when fresh corn is in season. Its sweet, starchy kernels are incredibly versatile, lending themselves to a wide array of dishes from appetizers to main courses to desserts. Corn is nutritious as well, providing fiber,...

Healthy and Hearty Main Course Recipes

Poultry, Beef, Pork, Vegetarian, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays
Source Whoever said healthy eating was boring obviously didn't know what to put in the cooking pot. You don't have to put your heart at risk or your weighing scale out of whack to satisfy your taste buds. Healthy meals can be just as filling and finger-licking good. However, we'll...

8 Super-Easy, Healthy Dessert Ideas

Desserts, Baked/Roasted, 30 minutes or less
8 Super-Easy, Healthy Dessert Ideas Image source   Eating healthy doesn’t mean you have to give up dessert. With a little creativity, you can satisfy your sweet tooth with nutritious and delicious treats.    That’s because many classic dessert ingredients like sugar, butter, cream, and white flour provide empty calories and...

3 Delicious Recipes to Incorporate Protein into Your Diet

30 minutes or less, Kid-friendly
Image Source You might have heard the old saying, “You are what you eat.” The food we eat has a huge impact on our bodies. It influences our health, lifestyle, motivation, and general well-being. With so many processed food, junk food, and fast food options available, many of us tend...

Four Amazing Potato Recipes You Should Try

Vegetarian, Baked/Roasted, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays, 30 minutes or less
  Image Source Potatoes are the ultimate vegetable. They can be made in various forms, everybody loves them, and they go with every imaginable food item. Whether it’s a delicious garlicky mash served as a side with a tenderloin steak or those magical peri-peri wedges from Nandos - potatoes are...

How To Make Really Good Crockpot Baby Back Ribs?

Pork, Kid-friendly, Entertaining/Holidays, Baked/Roasted, Grilled
  Image Source Are you a fan of fall-off-the-bone tender and flavor-packed ribs? If yes, then you’ve come to the right place. This blog will share the secrets of creating delicious slow-cooked baby back ribs that will leave your taste buds begging for more. They come from the part of...

Pumpkin Spice Recipes That Can Help You with Your Vegan Diet

Vegetarian, 30 minutes or less
Source: https://www.istockphoto.com/photo/organic-raw-pumpkin-spice-gm494153670-77289413 Pumpkin Spice Recipes That Can Help You with Your Vegan Diet Despite its name, pumpkin spice doesn’t have any pumpkin or pumpkin grains. Instead, it's usually more of an all-purpose fall spice with ingredients like cinnamon, nutmeg, and ginger. Pumpkin spice is a wonderful recipe add-on that is...

Healthy and Wholesome Sharer Dishes to Cook for Your Family

Kid-friendly, Vegetarian, Baked/Roasted, 30 minutes or less, Entertaining/Holidays
As a busy person who always has a jam-packed schedule, you are always looking for ways to make things slightly easier for yourself. Cooking healthy and wholesome dishes that you and your family can share is the ideal way to take batch cooking to the next level. Not only will...

Embracing the Catch and Cook Lifestyle: Fresh Recipes for Your Fishing Trips

Seafood, 30 minutes or less
Introduction There's nothing quite like the satisfaction of catching your fish and transforming it into a delicious meal. The catch-and-cook lifestyle enables you to enjoy the freshest seafood while you bond with nature and reap various health, environmental, and economic benefits. In this article, we will explore the advantages of...

Stone Crab & Garlic Butter Dip

Seafood, Entertaining/Holidays
Photo by Bodie Pyndus on Unsplash Stone Crabs are known for being one of the tastiest crabs. You’ve probably heard about stone crabs if you live in Florida or any other coastal area. When you serve your guests stone crab, you might also want to serve a side dish with...