Share List I wanted something yummy and fun for Easter Dinner dessert and ran across this cake on Pinterest. Its pretty simple, but I had to do some finagling to convert it from European Measures to US. I’ve NEVER heard of making a cake with boiled oranges but this worked well. The icing sugar on top of the almonds is just the perfect touch of sweet. I’d like to try >> Get the Recipe!
Share List I love quick and easy weeknight meals that taste like you spent a ton of time on dinner. I have made this parmesan meatballs recipe two ways – one from scratch like the recipe below – and the other using frozen store-bought meatballs. Both are tasty – and there is NOTHING wrong with using good quality frozen meatballs. It’s a nice shortcut and makes getting dinner on the >> Get the Recipe!
Share List I found a baked chicken & orzo recipe on Pinterest and adapted it for my family. The recipe I found was HUGE, so i cut it down for 4. Its simple and 1 pan. Orzo is a great alternative to rice, cooks up nice and takes on flavor just like any pasta. The original recipe called for way more butter than I used, and way more sage. I like >> Get the Recipe!
Share List I love apple pie, honestly I love pie, but I hate making pie crust and I think it’s a waste of time. Its futzy and never turns out great for me – so…confession time…I buy pie crust. Pillsbury does a completely acceptable job, and it makes throwing a pie together pretty fast. Generally pie crusts come 2 in a package, so you could make 1 apple pie, or >> Get the Recipe!
Share List I’m always looking for ways to eat chicken that are a) tasty; b) healthful; and c) not grilled chicken breast. To be honest, chicken breast is probably my least favorite cut – I’m a thigh girl. But sometimes they’re on sale – or that’s what you have – so here’s a great recipe to transform a dry, boring chicken breast into a yummy dinner. This is a fairly >> Get the Recipe!
Share List Todd really likes the chicken enchilada soup from Chilis. I’ve never attempted it, not sure why. This recipe came up in my Pinterest feed and I thought it would be a fast soup to have with grilled cheese on a cooler night. I was supposed to make it Sunday night – but we went and saw the Avengers instead – so I whipped up a batch tonight. For >> Get the Recipe!