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Dinners, Main Dishes

Ultimate Weeknight Spaghetti and Meatballs


Who doesn’t love a good Italian meal? Due to our kid’s hectic sports schedules, I find that I need an arsenal of hearty and quick weeknight dinners that can be prepared a bit ahead of time and still be delicious warmed up. One of our family favorites it this ultimate spaghetti and meatballs dish. It rivals any comfort food main dishes and can be easily adapted to suit your tastes.


30 Minute Healthy Southwestern Soup


 In the winter, a hot and flavorful soup can really warm you up. I love a good southwestern combination of flavors including black beans, corn and chicken. This is a quick and easy healthy favorite that feeds a nice sized group. Tasty Tip: If you would like to have an extra “kick” , add thinly sliced fresh jalapenos and toss them on the top. Tasty Tip #2: Garlic is a wonderful ingredient to add to your meals to promote overall health and boost immunity. The […]

Cookies, Desserts, Easy Recipes, Sweets

Kid’s Favorite Chocolate Chip Cookie


Over the years, there have been many renditions of this elusive recipe. I tend to like a cookie that is not too thick and cake-like, but also not paper thin either. The middle has to be soft and gooey while the outer edges need to make a little “crunch” sound when you bite into it. Let me tell you, this is no easy task to create! When I had kid’s of my own, we did our own taste test and this recipe received the award in our home for the best chocolate chip cookie ever.