Cooking & Recipes

  • Snacks & Apps

    Quick & Easy Jalepeno Poppers

    November 30, 2017

    These jalepeno poppers are always a crowd favorite! With less than a handful of ingredients, it’s a quick and easy recipe. I use turkey bacon because we don’t eat pork in our household. I’ve tried making…

  • Dinners

    Tangy Baked Vegetable Mac & Cheese

    October 17, 2017

    Who doesn’t love mac & cheese? While this recipe isn’t exactly healthy, it’s got all the cheesy goodness of the original without all the fat and you’ll get a serving of veggies! It takes me about an…

  • Dinners

    Naan {Flatbread} Pizza

    October 4, 2017

    This recipe for naan (flatbread) pizza is an absolute favorite in our home. But I’ll admit, I only make it once in a while. Not because it’s a difficult recipe, but because it is somewhat time…

  • Breakfasts

    Easy Classic Waffles

    September 19, 2017

    We usually break out the waffle maker on Sundays when the whole family is home and we have a laid back morning. It’s also an easy enough breakfast prep where kids can help, with supervision of…

  • Cooking & Recipes Salads

    Dad’s Summer Macaroni Salad

    August 8, 2017

    Summer is a perfect time to enjoy cold pasta salads. This is a quick and easy pasta dish to bring to cook outs, potlucks, anything really. I got this recipe from my dad, who by the way, is…

  • Cooking & Recipes Dinners

    Yassa (Toubab)

    July 28, 2017

    This is my signature recipe. It is my version of a Senegalese dish called Yassa. My husband is from Senegal and he made me this meal on one of our first dates. Toubab means ‘white person’…