Loaded Baked Potato Quiche Recipe

This Loaded Baked Potato Quiche Recipe has been sponsored but all opinions are my own.One of my all time favorite meals is a loaded baked potato.   In my mind, the potato is really nothing more than a vessel to get all the other delicious goodness into my mouth.  My  favorite toppings include cheddar cheese, bacon, green onions and broccoli.  It may sound a bit odd but I love broccoli on my loaded baked potato and I feel a tad less guilty about my dollop or two of sour cream if there is a vegetable on my plate with it!  So, when I was sent … [Read more...]

Homemade Meatball Sub Recipe and #PublixVivaItalia Night

The information, products and giveaway prize in this Homemade Meatball Sub Recipe were provided by General Mills through Linqia.Some nights I have plenty of time to sit around while a whole chicken roasts in the oven and some nights I barely have time to throw a bowl of cereal down in front of a hungry kid.  While I love to cook from scratch, a busy schedule with two active teens doesn't always make that possible.  I have found, however, that the key to getting a healthy, homemade meal on the table every night of the week is GOOD … [Read more...]

Tarragon Chicken Recipe with a White Wine Cream Sauce #CKMondaviHeroes

This tarragon chicken recipe has been sponsored by CK Mondavi and Clever Girls. All opinions expressed are my own. #CKMondaviHeroesSummertime for me means a return to using fresh herbs in my cooking.  I don't grow any herbs in my house over the winter so as soon as the weather starts to warm up, I head to the nursery and grab as many varieties as I can find.  Having fresh herbs in my recipes gives them a wonderful flavor and complexity.  This chicken recipe could have been just like any other chicken I stuck in the oven but … [Read more...]

Ham and Cheese Pasta Recipe with Vegetables #15MinuteSuppers

This pasta recipe was made possible by a product that I received at no charge for review.  All opinions expressed here are my own.On busy weeknights I do not have a lot of time for rice to steam or potatoes to bake.  I want things done quickly and that usually means I head right to the pasta in my pantry.  I always make sure to keep a variety on hand so I can choose just the right one for whatever pasta recipe I decide to come up with.  Usually I just wing it and create some pasta recipe on the fly...adding things willy nilly as I go.  … [Read more...]

Easy Dinner Recipe: Italian Couscous with Sausage #15MinuteSuppers

Disclaimer:  This post contains affiliate links which means if you click on a link and make a purchase I will receive a few pennies to put into my kid's college fund!Evenings in my house are pretty hectic most nights.  I'm sure you know the routine as well as I do.  Kids get home from school and you need to figure out how to cram in homework, a tennis lesson, dinner, showers and possibly a few minutes of relaxation before you hit your pillow.  It may be tempting to take a turn through the drive thru to feed your kids but you don't need to … [Read more...]

Easy Dinner Recipe: Mexican Chicken Tenders #sponsored

This easy dinner recipe is made possible with product samples from Salba Chia but all opinions expressed are my own.I try very hard to eat healthy on a semi regular basis.  I provide healthy snacks like fruit and yogurt for my kids, we eat veggies at least once a day and we limit fast food to the occasional busy lunchtime treat.  However, my kids are just like everyone else's in that they LOVE junkfood.  The want pop tarts and candy and kid's meals just like every other kid in America.  I have been working to find a balance that we are both … [Read more...]