Spicy Southern Fried Chicken

Spicy Southern Fried Chicken

My husband and I enjoy chicken grilled, baked, poached and pan-seared all the time, but once in a while we feel like being a little naughty. Ok, alotta naughty. Mom, don’t go yet – you can keep reading! Every few months we get a...

Southwestern Stuffed Bell Peppers

Southwestern Stuffed Bell Peppers

Packed with protein-rich black beans, brown rice and veggies, these stuffed peppers make one mouthwatering and healthy meatless meal! So zesty and full of flavor! Stuffed peppers are one of my favorite weeknight dinners to make, because they’re a simple, all-in-one meal that can...

Light Apple Pecan Crisp

Light Apple Pecan Crisp

This amazing apple pecan crisp is simple, scrumptious and easy to enjoy at only 150 calories per serving. Plus, it’s so delicious served with reduced fat vanilla ice cream or whipped cream! Home is very much with my husband here in Texas, where we’ve...

Roasted Sausage, Peppers and Sweet Potatoes

Roasted Sausage, Peppers and Sweet Potatoes

We cook this every week! Our favorite all-in-one meal with smoky sausage, sweet peppers and hearty sweet potatoes. Change them out for whatever veggies are in season! When I’m not feeling my best and need to whip up something easy and healthy, I turn...

Tortellini Spinach Salad

Tortellini Spinach Salad

Tender tortellini and fresh colorful veggies combine in this standout spinach salad. Super healthy, delicious and so easy to prepare! Lately, I’m all about cooking up scrumptious, light meals that leave you feeling satisfied instead of starved. A salad just isn’t a salad to...

30 Quick & Easy Weeknight Meals

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Dig into this delish list of 30 super quick & easy meals for those busy weeknights! With the new school year and busier, brisker days fast approaching, we could all use a few quick and easy solutions in our lives! After all, the easiest...

Honey-Dijon Chicken Tenders with Zucchini Rice

Honey Dijon Chicken Tenders

Crispy chicken tenders with a sweet-salty honey Dijon dipping sauce and zucchini rice make a delicious meal! Rarely a day goes by when I don’t pick up a paintbrush. But instead of mastering fancy landscapes and portraits, I’m preoccupied with the four walls of...

Parmesan Herb Garlic Bread

Parmesan Herb Garlic Bread

On the side of soups, salads or your favorite Italian dishes, enjoy this easy, fluffy garlic bread with fresh parsley and Parmesan! Blindfold me, spin me around, hell, tie my hands behind my back and I could still make this mouthwatering batch of garlic...

Citrus Watermelon Martinis

Watermelon Martini Recipe

Cool off with an icy cold, fresh watermelon martini with fresh lime juice and vodka! There’s no better summery sip. Lately, I haven’t been able to stop daydreaming about frosty New England falls, big mugs of hot cocoa and fuzzy sweaters! What can I...

Make Your Own Mini Pizzas + Homemade Pizza Dough

Mini Pizza Recipe

Mini pizzas on homemade thin crust dough + tons of topping ideas! These little bites are perfect for parties and fun for weeknights! One of the best things about knowing how to cook is that you turn whatever’s in your fridge into a fabulous,...