Sausage Baked Ziti

“This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group®  & Lactalis American Group but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #MealSolutionMatch  http://my-disclosur.es/OBsstV” When you have had a long day and you want a good meal, one of the … [Read more...]

Apple Cider Pork with Apples and Sweet Potatoes

Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Smithfield® Marinated Pork.   I love creating delicious and easy dinner recipes that I can make for my family.  Last week my in-laws had a fire at their house.  We are all so glad that they got out of the house safely, but unfortunately everything … [Read more...]

Pork, Tomato and Broccoli Kabobs with Beer Cheese Dip

 This post brought to you by Sargento®. The content and opinions expressed below are all my own. Have you ever watched the show Chopped?  It is one of my family’s favorite shows.  My 5 year old especially likes to see what the chefs come up with using the ingredients in their secret baskets. … [Read more...]

Taco Zucchini Noodles

Do you have a Taco night at your house?  We have tacos once a week on Monday nights.  I know most people do Taco Tuesdays, but we for some reason started it on a Monday night and now my 4 year old is insistent that we have tacos every Monday night.  We are not allowed to change the day or eat … [Read more...]

Sloppy Joe Zucchini Boats

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Manwich for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine.   Creating weeknight meals for my family is always a challenge.  Especially on Mondays when I am tired from the weekend and from starting the work week.  My kids are usually tired on Mondays and … [Read more...]

Shrimp Scampi with Zucchini Noodles

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of SeaPak Shrimp & Seafood Co. The opinions and text are all mine.  #MoreCoastal   In my family we are huge seafood fans.  When I was growing up, seafood was always a real treat.  We didn't have it often except for on special … [Read more...]

Chicken Bacon Ranch Gnocchi Bake

  Casseroles and pasta bakes are great.  They are a complete comfort food and they are usually easy to put together too.  I also think casseroles are great when you are having people over for dinner or when bringing a meal to someone's house.  I have brought meals to people that have just had … [Read more...]

Chicken Bacon Ranch Empanadas

When I went to Miami last year for BlogHer Food, I tried empanadas for the first time.  I wasn't sure if I would like them, but I figured I had to try them since I was there.  I tried both chicken and pork empanadas and they tasted fantastic.  I though that it would be great to make a variation on … [Read more...]

Bacon Wrapped Honey Barbecue Chicken Tenders

I have another grilling recipe for you all today and this one is really easy.  There is not a lot of preparation either, which is always nice.  These chicken tenders would also go great for dinner or would be a good appetizer.  As I have stated before we like to grill outside year round, even when … [Read more...]

Crock Pot Honey Teriyaki Chicken Meatballs

When I am trying to make appetizers for a party or for a sporting event I always try to make things that are easy.  I love using the crock pot to make appetizers because that way you can make them ahead of time and they are hot and ready to eat when you are ready.  When I am throwing a party, I … [Read more...]