How To Never Run Out Of Dairy-free Cookies

With Valentine’s day approaching, my calendar is filled to the brim with parties. School parties, friend parties, gal parties…oh my! I love to party so I’m definitely not complaining, but parties equal sweet treats which can be a nightmare when you have a preschooler that needs to steer clear of dairy. (Think = buttercream frosting, milk chocolate kisses and butter-laden sugar […]

The Secret To Perfect Shredded Chicken

Here’s my problem. I really dislike picking chicken off the bone. But I love the flavor of using rotisserie chicken in recipes that call for shredded chicken. The good news is that Pinterest has dozens (maybe even hundreds? or thousands?) of recipes about how to make “the best and easiest shredded chicken ever.” You can bake, pan fry, boil or slow cook. You […]

Beginner Tips For Crockpot Cooking

I love the idea of a hot meal when I walk in the door but I don’t have a personal chef. Or a maid. Or stay-at-home husband. But I’ve got my crockpot. 🙂 After years of trial-and-error, I finally have a good grip on crockpot cooking. I want to share some insider tips that I […]

The BEST Way To Cook Frozen Broccoli

Okay, people who “hate” broccoli. Listen up, this post is for you! Are you ready for the #1, all-time, best-tasting broccoli recipe? The broccoli recipe that converted me from saying “I don’t like broccoli” to saying “I could eat broccoli instead of potato chips!” Okay, well that recipe isn’t in this post…it’s Ina Garten’s Parmesan-Roasted Broccoli. But, the good news is that I found […]

Broccoli, Ham & Cheddar Egg Muffins

Let’s face it – omelets are hard to eat while driving the car. Not that I’ve ever tried to do this, but I image it would be very frustrating and messy. (Cheese on the steering wheel, broccoli on your business suit, egg in your hair…you get the picture.) I’ve seen dozen of these “egg muffin” […]