30 Minute Meals: Teriyaki Beef and Broccoli with Brown Rice

There are some areas of my life that I am flexible about.  I may or may not dust in any given month.  My teenagers have way more screen time than I know they probably should.  But, one thing I will NOT budge on is eating dinner together as a family.  I don't care if we have to eat at 4 PM or if dinner happens to be scrambled eggs and toast.  We are sitting down together as a family and eating it at the kitchen table and there are no electronics allowed. Like a lot of American families, we are often pressed for time during the week. Since I … [Read more...]

Chicken and Broccoli Tortellini in Basil Cream Sauce

Need an easy dinner recipe? Try this Chicken Broccoli Tortellini in Basil Cream Sauce! Cubes of chicken and fresh broccoli are added to cheese tortellini.  Then, the whole thing is tossed in a delicious basil cream sauce.   Tortellini is an easy dinner recipe! Basil is one of my all time favorite herbs to grow in the garden.  As long as it gets plenty of sun and water I am left with more basil than I know what to do with!  I have yet to discover a single pest that eats it and other than a sensitivity to cold, it … [Read more...]