Spicy Orange Pork Chops

Spicy Orange Pork Chops

Grilling is one of my very favorite parts of summer. Marinating slabs of meat, throwing them on the grilling and eating a healthy meal in a matter of minutes is totally my jam on relaxing summer days. It couldn’t get much easier and doesn’t dirty up the kitchen. Because when there’s no school and the

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My Favorite Quick Healthy Lunches

I don’t know about you but when it comes to lunch I want something quick with minimal effort. I generally cook dinner every night of the week so I don’t want to be cooking a full breakfast and lunch too. Plus, who has the time for that? I usually eat lunch after Hannah is down

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Greek Gyro Bowls

Greek Gyro Bowls

Are you down with the trend of turning everything into a bowl? I hope so because I love bowls and I’m so freaking excited to share these Greek Gyro Bowls with you today. Remember the Lemon Dill Rice from last week? Well, I took that delicious rice and piled homemade tzatziki, gyro meat and tomatoes on top to

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Trashed Macaroni and Cheese

Trashed Macaroni and Cheese 3

I’m officially back on pasta and bread. Limited but they are back and I’m so very happy. So the first thing I did was combine all my favorite junk foods to trash up a classic, childhood favorite. Bacon, three types of cheeses, pasta, jalapenos and potato chips combine to create this glorious Trashed Macaroni and Cheese. Oh

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Pizza Chicken

Pizza Chicken 2

Has the weather been crazy nice for you guys yet? For the most part, we’ve had really amazing weather and I hope it’s here to stay. We walked to school to pick up Noah several times last week and by the end of the week he was pretty disappointed to see us without the stroller

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California Cobb Lettuce Wraps

California Cobb Lettuce Wraps

  The weather around here has been bipolar to say the least. It was 70 degrees this weekend and still pretty nice on Monday then we wake up yesterday and it’s 25 degrees. Seriously Nebraska, get it together. Short sleeves on Saturday and winter coats on Tuesday. Not cool. NOT COOL.  The warmth got me

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Pad See Ew

Pad See Ew

Pad See Ew is one of my favorite dishes to order when we go to a Thai restaurant and I don’t know what took me so long to try it at home. It makes me really happy I made the resolution to cook new cuisines and go a bit outside my normal routine. Who knows

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Pineapple Shrimp Fried Rice

Pineapple Shrimp Fried Rice

  Last week I shared my new addiction, Thai Iced Coffee and this week I decided to bring a Thai main dish that is a new favorite around here. This Pineapple Shrimp Fried Rice is so simple to put together and tastes even better than takeout. And everyone in my family enjoyed it which is a

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Cream Cheese Stuffed Everything Chicken with Everything Fries

Cream Cheese Stuffed Everything Chicken

An everything bagel with cream cheese is pretty much my favorite breakfast ever. I very rarely indulge but I absolutely love them when I do. I’m kind of a carboholic if you didn’t know so I decided to give up bread and pasta for Lent and of course now I can’t seem to stop thinking about bagels. So

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