Weeknight Favorites

Odds & Ends: Chicken and Veggie Tortellini Soup

Odds & Ends: Chicken and Veggie Tortellini Soup

Share List I think we throw away way too many leftovers as a whole.  Society has become such a “throw it away, buy new” entity – and it’s just laziness and lack of imagination that causes it.  When your fridge has a bunch of semi […]

Garlic Honey Mustard Chicken & Veggie Tray Bake

Garlic Honey Mustard Chicken & Veggie Tray Bake

Share List I am a really REALLY big fan of one dish meals – in fact a recent Christmas present was a cookbook of one-pan dinners – from slow cookers to sheet trays and dutch ovens.  Really great for weeknight meals and easy clean up […]

Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup

Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup

Share List This is another one of my recipes that has been posted on Food.com for years.  It has over 50 reviews and a 5-star rating.  I’m adding it here because I like to have everything in one spot – and who knows, someday I […]

Sausage & Potato Soup with Kale Recipe

Sausage & Potato Soup with Kale Recipe

Share List This sausage & potato soup with kale recipe that started as a copycat recipe of Olive Garden’s Zuppa Toscana.  I do things a bit differently – I dont use heavy cream, or the spinach or escarole they put in their version, I use […]

Butter Dip Biscuits Recipe

Butter Dip Biscuits Recipe

Share List So this recipe went around Facebook and I tried it – and then realized that I had to tweak it because a) I don’t keep buttermilk in the house; and b) it needed salt.  These are Todd and Aerik’s favorite biscuit and they […]

One Pot Gnocchi with Kale and Chicken

One Pot Gnocchi with Kale and Chicken

Share List I LOVE me a one-pot meal – from stovetop to oven to table – not too many dishes, easy-peasy and quick.  I am not much of a fan of the oven in the summer – but every once in awhile we get an […]