3-Ingredient Italian Salmon

Who says that healthy and frugal food has to be complicated? One of my favorite recipes is this incredibly healthy Italian salmon recipe that can be made with 3 ingredients (plus salt and pepper) in 20 minutes. This Italian salmon is our family’s #1 favorite budget-friendly, restaurant-quality dish! We buy our salmon at Costco for […]

Simple Sausage, Spinach And Cheddar Quiche

This sausage, spinach and cheddar quiche is a delicious dish to bring to a potluck brunch…or to eat for dinner! The beauty of this quiche dish is that once you commit the egg, milk and seasoning measurements to memory, you can get creative with the meats, vegetables and cheeses. I often make different variations of this dish to […]

Chicken Avocado Bacon Salad

This recipe is DELISH! I would eat it every single meal, every single day. No joke. I first made the recipe “Chicken Avocado Salad” on EmilyBites.com. (I just love her blog!) I was hooked right away, but a few of the ingredients prevented me from making it too often – fresh cilantro (they don’t have […]

My Dad’s Delicious Shrimp Kabobs

I just got back from THE BEST vacation ever. One of my very favorite friends got married and I got to spend (as my 4-year-old would say) “7 sleeps” with my family! Plus, to top it off, my dad cooked the most delicious grilled dinners for the family almost every night. So, I DIDN’T COOK ONCE! One […]

The Best Way To Cook Bone-In Chicken For Kids!

An alternate title to this post is “The SECOND Best Way To Cook Chicken Thighs” because we all know grilling is the best way to make chicken thighs taste great. But as a busy mom with little kids underfoot in the kitchen, this has quickly become my favorite way to prepare bone-in chicken. I have never liked […]

The Secret To Crockpot Pulled Pork

Crockpot recipes are hard to mess up. You dump ingredients into a big, hot bowl and press “on.” Don’t get me wrong – there are many bad slow cooker recipes on the web, but messing up a great slow cooker recipe is very difficult. I’ve found this theory to be true for every recipe except […]

Tropical Turkey Burgers – YUM!

Mmm…it’s finally summer! Okay, maybe not quiet yet. But it sure will feel like summer when you try out these tropical turkey burgers. They are delicious! Tropical Turkey Burgers Ingredients: 1.25 to 1.5 lbs. of lean ground turkey 1/4 cup chopped red pepper 1 egg 2 Tbsp. of soy sauce 1 tsp. of onion powder 1/2 […]