Crispy Orange Chicken

Crispy Orange Chicken

Crispy chicken is coated in a sweet orange soy glaze to create one of our favorite new meals, Crispy Orange Chicken. It’s cheaper and healthier than the takeout version and tastes way better. Has your weather been completely crazy? Like one day it’s 75 degrees and the next it’s snowing and school probably should have been cancelled?

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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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Simple Shrimp Stir Fry

This Simple Shrimp Stir Fry is packed with clean, good for you ingredients that are, as the title implies, simple to throw together. This family pleasing dinner will be on the table in 20 minutes or less making those busy weeknights a little less stressful. Happy hump day and February friends! I hope it’s been a

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One Pot Spaghettios with Meatballs

One Pot Spaghettios with Meatballs

A childhood classic made at home in less than 20 minutes with pantry staples, total win right? One Pot Spaghettios with Meatballs will become an instant weeknight family favorite. Do you have any foods that totally bring you back to childhood or a certain time in your life? As a kid, I loved Spaghettios and any time

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Ghoulish Pizza Pot Pie

This Ghoulish Pizza Pot Pie is an easy, tasty dinner to fill you up before heading out for trick-or-treating with the kids. Sausage, pepperoni and a homemade marinara sauce are topped with puff pastry cut with spooky shapes to make it extra fun and festive. Plus, it’s pizza-esque so it will be a big hit

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Cheesy Broccoli Twice Baked Sweet Potatoes

One of my favorite foods in all the land is a twice baked potato filled with butter, bacon, cheese and sour cream. But trying to be healthy and all doesn’t quite mesh with the feelings I have towards that glorious potato. So what do you do when you want a comforting, creamy potato but not all

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Lightened Up Chicken Parmesan Skillet + More with Antonia Lofaso

When I was first contacted and asked if I was interested in interviewing Antonia, my first reaction was to turn it down. I thought there was no way I could do it. I’m an introvert. I don’t even like calling to order pizza and now I have to talk to this incredibly talented, famous chef?

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Penne Gorgonzola

This past weekend, we took Noah to see his first movie in the theater. We saw Frozen and it was the cutest animated movie we have seen in a really long time (besides Despicable Me, I love those dang minions). It might seem silly but I found myself tearing up during the movie, watching him

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Penne with Chicken Thighs

A few weeks ago I received an email from a good friend telling me that Ree Drummond was coming to Omaha in November for a book signing and asking if I would be interested in going. My response: absolutely. I am so excited! I love her blog, Food Network show and cookbook. As soon as

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