Sesame Beef and Broccoli

Sesame Beef and Broccoli is super simple and packed full of flavor. Perfect for weeknight dinners since it's done in less than 30 minutes.

Skip the takeout and make your own Sesame Beef and Broccoli at home in less time than it takes for delivery. Super simple and packed full of flavor. **Update: the recipe, photos and text have been updated since the original posting date in 2012. Chinese food is always my go-to when we’ve had a long,

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Black Pepper Chicken

Black Pepper Chicken

No more need for Chinese takeout. With this super simple Black Pepper Chicken you will save money and calories.  What’s your go-to takeout food when you’ve had a day and don’t feel like cooking? For me, it’s always Chinese food. Everybody in our family likes it and there are so many choices. Plus, it’s at the top

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Cheeseburger Tostadas

Cheeseburger Tostadas

I’m combining an American favorite and Mexican classic to create these delicious Cheeseburger Tostadas. Crispy corn tortillas topped with seasoned ground beef, melted cheddar cheese, pickles, lettuce and tomatoes.  It’s finally, officially feeling like spring and that makes me all kinds of happy. We spent a gloriously beautiful weekend outside enjoying this newfound warm weather

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Maple Dijon Pork Chops

Maple Dijon Pork Chops

I’m bringing more fall flavors to the table with these Maple Dijon Pork Chops. Done in 30 minutes with pantry staples, these are sure to be a cool weather favorite.  This post contains an affiliate link. That means if you click on it and purchase I may receive a small commission at no cost to

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Spinach Artichoke Dip Quesadillas

Spinach Artichoke Dip Quesadillas

Turn your favorite dip into a meal with these Spinach Artichoke Dip Quesadillas. In less than 30 minutes, you’ll have a fun dinner or great game day appetizer.  Who else uses quesadillas as a dinner go to? We always have tortillas and cheese in the house because we are good human beings and you never know

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Chicken Katsu

Chicken Katsu

Chicken Katsu, a Hawaiian lunch plate special, is a favorite of ours. Crispy pan fried chicken drizzled with a rich, tangy tonkatsu sauce served with white rice and macaroni salad brings the islands to you.  It’s a deary Monday here guys but I have to say, I’m kind of loving it. The rain is bringing cooler

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4 Cheese Linguine

4 Cheese Linguine

This 4 Cheese Linguine is a delicious, kid-friendly meal that you can have on the table in less than 30 minutes. It’s rich and decadent and will have everyone begging for seconds. If I want a no-brainer, hit it out of the ballpark meal for my kids it’s always a safe bet to go with carbs

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Roasted Cauliflower Pasta

Roasted Cauliflower Pasta combines whole wheat rotini, roasted cauliflower and Parmesan cheese to make a simple, healthy and hearty meal that is great for Meatless Monday or any day of the week. Remember when you were a kid and you absolutely loved days off from school? It just ain’t the same as a parent. I

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Pizza Chicken

Pizza Chicken

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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