Crustless Spinach Quiche

With many Christmas treats hanging around the house this year, Matt and I knew we wanted to inject some protein into our breakfast to get the day started off right.  We made these adorable and tasty mini crustless spinach quiches that really hit the spot!


Easy Chicken and Dumplings Recipe

I have to start this post by saying that it is not easy to take an appetizing photo of chicken and dumplings.  You’ll just have to take my word that this is my favorite way to make them!


Fall Dinner Party Ideas

I’m totally drinking the fall Kool-Aid, you guys.  I can’t help myself.  I’m just so darn excited about the leaves exploding with color, crisp nights, Halloween (my favorite holiday EVER), and of course, all of the fun food items that come into season this time of year!  Even though I currently have no reason to…

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Simple Meatloaf with Spicy Glaze

Matt and I have been working tirelessly on a DIY overhaul of our bedroom, so when Sunday evening rolled around, we were ready for some comfort food.  Sunday night is our “TV night”.  The festivities get started at 9PM when we settle in for the next panic attack-inducing episode of Breaking Bad, which has got…

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How to Make The Best Homemade Pizza

This is one amazing homemade pizza, you guys.  The secret to its magic is in the simple homemade sauce and outstanding crust.  It really is worth the extra effort – there is really nothing like a pizza from scratch using fresh ingredients.


An Anniversary, Chicken Salad, and Cute Corgis!

We just passed our 8th wedding anniversary, and we decided to spend it lounging outdoors at a local park with Dexter and Dewey.  It was a warm, sunny day, and since it was a weekday we had the park almost completely to ourselves.  We packed up a picnic, a blanket, our camp chairs, and our…

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Barbecue Chicken Chili

I’m definitely on a crock pot kick lately, and here’s another one I whipped up a week or so ago.  It was a big hit with the hubby!  I slightly adapted the original recipe from The Roasted Root .  I like that this meal doesn’t make a gigantic pot of food, so it’s the perfect size…

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Ground Turkey Meatloaf

I know there are split opinions out there when it comes to meatloaf – you either love it or you hate it.  Me? I love it.  It’s flavorful and comforting, easy to make, and an easy base for experimenting!  There are so many ways to create a meatloaf and you can include an infinite number…

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Baked Chicken Nuggets with Sweet and Sour Sauce

Fried chicken may not be on the menu too often if you like to keep an eye on your calories, but you can get a pretty close substitute with this flavorful baked version.  Served with an easy homemade sweet ‘n sour sauce that’ll knock your socks off, even the pickiest eaters will have trouble resisting….

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