Skinny Chicken Salad

This is one of my favorite recipes to make ahead of time for lunches throughout the week. I love that it has a lot of protein and really stays with me throughout to day. It’s also good for a week in the fridge. Enjoy! Skinny Chicken Salad   Save Print Prep time 10 mins Cook […]

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Cajun Shrimp and Quinoa Casserole

5.0 from 1 reviews Cajun Shrimp and Quinoa Casserole   Save Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 30 mins Total time 40 mins   Serves: 6 Ingredients * ¾ pound large shrimp, peeled and deveined * 1 can of chopped tomatoes, drained * 1 jalapenó, seeded and chopped * ½ cups chopped sweet onion […]

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Boiling A Chicken

Boiling chickens is something I like to do a few times a year. What I love most about boiling chicken is that it saves you time and money. When I boil chickens it gets me enough chicken and broth to last me most of the year. I don’t use chicken a whole lot when I cook […]

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The Best Marinade. Ever.

Hello all! I hope everyone had a great summer and is getting back into the swing of things with fall, school and all that fun stuff. This year it took me a bit to adjust to school getting started and working a lot at SJC that I completely forgot to write this post. But, as they […]

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Creamy Chicken and Rice

Although life has been a bit hectic around here I still find time to get dinner on the table. One thing I love about this recipe is that it makes a lot and is good reheated. It is a great recipe to use if you are having company over or you want lunch for the […]

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Fettuccine Alfredo

My family loves Fettuccine Alfredo. I don’t really consider this healthy by any means but I do think it’s better since it’s homemade. It’s easy to make and it sooo delicious. So if you’re craving some yummy pasta and you want to know exactly what’s in what you eating this would be the recipe for […]

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Sweet and Spicy Citrus Tilapia

This is one of my favorite tilapia recipes, it has a great flavor. I like to pair it with jasmine rice and put the fish on the rice and drizzle the juices over it. Perfect for those week night dinners because it’s so quick and easy. Enjoy! Thanks for stopping by the blog. Feel free […]

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Chicken with Balsamic Cream Sauce

Jacob’s mom brought over the most amazing dinner the other day. Naturally I asked her for the recipe. I’m not the biggest fan of chicken so it’s not often that someone gives me a chicken recipe that I keep or share. This recipe is definetly worth a try. It goes well with mashed potatoes since […]

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Green Bean Casserole

This recipe my mom found and switched up a bit. She brought it to the party so I have never made it before, but I felt the need to post it because it was sooooo good. Best green bean casserole I have ever had. I don’t usually even like green bean casserole, mushy green beans […]

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Mashed Potatoes

  These mashed potatoes are for special occasions. I don’t cook them with heavy cream or this much butter on a regular basis. For holidays though, I usually go all out. I first had these potatoes at Jacob’s sister Michelle’s house and we  adapted  them from her recipe. Hers may be better I’m not sure, maybe […]

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