BBQ Lentils aka Snobby Joes

When I went on the hunt for vegetarian meals, my good friend Molly came to the rescue and sent me a yummy list of unique meal options. This BBQ Lentils recipe was one of the first I tried out. I don’t cook with lentils often and the recipe sounded quite unique so it caught my eye right

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Lemon Hush

This Lemon Hush is a shortbread, cream cheesy, lemon pudding, cool whip masterpiece and is one of my top 5 favorite desserts of all time! And it’s perfectly refreshing and Spring-y for Easter! I really want to sit here and tell you about how wonderful it is but you just have to try it….and on Sunday

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BBQ Chicken Salad

I have been trying to create light but satisfying lunches to eat during the week that are still quick and easy to prepare with a little man running around. And this BBQ Chicken Salad is a total winner. The great thing about this meal is that it can all be prepared ahead of time then thrown

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Pizza Sauce

 After trying several pizza sauce recipes, I made this one and have never looked back.  Iron Mike’s sauce has a sweet background which is so unique and delicious.  The original recipe was a bit too sweet for our taste so I adapted it, using less honey and brown sugar. I simmer this sauce for about an hour and sometimes

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The Perfect Hard-Boiled Egg

I don’t know about you, but whenever I made hard-boiled eggs for salads or deviled eggs I always ended up with a unappetizing gray ring around the yolk. This also meant overcooked, dryness that was hard to get past. Luckily, I came across this little tip a year or so ago in my Betty Crocker

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Skinny Bang Bang Shrimp

This Skinny Bang Bang Shrimp is Joel’s new favorite meal…and it’s a light version! It’s a miracle. As I’ve said before, I don’t really like seafood but this shrimp was to die for. The batter was light and crispy so that we were actually able to taste the shrimp and it was so refreshing over

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Chocolate Guinness Cupcakes

Chocolate, beer and cupcakes? I’m sure many of you are thinking it couldn’t get any better. I wasn’t sure at first since you all know I don’t really like chocolate cake and am not a beer drinker. Well, I am glad I tried them out because they were quite delicious. You can definitely taste the

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Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

I absolutely love banana bread and have several different recipes in my arsenal. My favorite is Cream Cheese Streusel Banana Bread but this new one is definitely towards the top of the list. It just depends on if you are in a streusel or oatmeal chocolate mood. I love the unique texture that the oatmeal

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Quinoa Black Bean Patties

Joel was not too thrilled with this meal to say the least. But my response to some of these vegetarian meals that he hasn’t loved has been “it’s your fault.” It was his idea to give up meat so I don’t have any sympathy for him, haha. I was actually pleasantly surprised with the outcome

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