Gluten Free Orzo Chicken Salad

This was my very own creating and it turned out so well, that the family asked me to keep it around. Bonus, this was a crazy easy recipe to make.  When I first made it I was not eating gluten free, but have since given it a tweak to match my gluten-free cooking needs. When…

Quick Meat Sauce

I like to make large batches of spaghetti sauce so I always have some in the freezer ready to thaw for a busy school night dinner. This quick meat sauce lives up to it’s name. It goes together quickly and is tasty as well. I prefer to make marinara for my batch cooking days, but…

Healthy Eating Chicken Burrito Bowl

Sometimes it feels like too much effort to make a prepared dish, especially when you’re working on healthy eating. I found a bunch of recipes calling themselves such-and-such bowl. They seemed like an easy way to put dinner together with little effort. I came up with this healthy eating chicken burrito bowl recipe. Let me…

Allergy Safe Recipe Chicken Paprika

I have been testing out another new cookbook in an effort to cook a healthier, allergy safe recipe. There is no end to the number of recipes I have tagged to try. There are so many cookbooks in my house, some that I have not even tried a single recipe from. Sadly I have even…

Easiest Casserole Ever

I keep finding myself going back to things my mother cooked when I was growing up. This casserole is one of those dishes. My mom used to make this casserole for church or scout potlucks. It was a crowd pleaser and one that I enjoy making to this day. However these days I have replaced…

Turkey Stuffed Bell Peppers

This recipe for turkey stuffed bell peppers was created one night when I was trying to come up with something different to do with ground turkey. There are only so many turkey burgers and turkey hash dishes one can make without going mad with boredom. The family liked this dish and have asked that I…

Shepherd’s Pie

Shepherd’s Pie I love comfort food and especially love some of the items that one typically thinks of as British. My best friend and college roommate was from London and I learned an appreciation for British foods while we were living together. When we were in college an authentic (by her London standards) British pub…

Chicken Tacos with Apple Salsa

Chicken Tacos with Apple Salsa We love tacos. We really love tacos. Who doesn’t? They’re easy to make, can be altered to fit any dietary restriction, and are perfect for a fast school night dinner. This recipe for chicken tacos with apple slaw is a wonderful fun recipe that everyone in your family will enjoy…

Slow Cooker Jerk Chicken

Slow Cooker Jerk Chicken While on my island theme junket I decided to head over to the Atlantic with this slow cooker jerk chicken. School time is all about using my slow cooker and this was an easy and tasty recipe.  When it is done cooking serve this dish with a healthy green salad to…