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Tomato Basil and Parmesan One Pot Pasta

Have you seen all the Pinterest posts for these One Pot Pasta dishes? They look so simple! We tried a basic version with sliced cherry tomatoes, basil and parmesan and it was decent. To be honest, we both agreed that our mediterranean pasta was…

Lunch To-Go Recipes Weeknight Meals

Greek Yogurt Chicken Salad

You may wonder why a greek yogurt chicken salad is categorized with the dinner items.  If you are grilling chicken breasts for a quick dinner, toss on two more and you’ll have lunch the next two days. This is a great recipe for getting the most out…

Recipes Weeknight Meals

Crispy Cast Iron Pizza

For years we tried to emulate the taste and crispiness of brick oven pizza at home. Pizza stones and several types of vented metal pizza pans just didn’t do the trick. After much practice, we’ve found the perfect solution and it couldn’t be any easier!…

Breakfast Recipes Weeknight Meals

Huevos Rancheros Casserole

Phil and I order Huevos Rancheros at nearly every breakfast or brunch opportunity. We love experiencing the different versions and interpretations of this brunch staple. We’ve seen soft corn tortillas, crispy corn tortillas, black beans, pinto beans, refried beans, rice, no rice, etc. That’s the beauty of…

Recipes Weeknight Meals

Easy Chicken Pad Thai

We love finding and experimenting with recipes online, in magazines, and cook books. We laugh when we read a recipe that calls for 1 or 2 cloves of garlic (we seldom cook with less than 4 cloves). We’ve experimented with several Pad Thai recipes and…

Recipes Weeknight Meals

Crunchy Chicken Tacos

These were kind of developed by mistake. It was one of those nights when I had no plan for dinner, but had chicken breasts in the fridge.  I was planning to throw the chicken in the crock pot with some salsa and have simple chicken…

Popular Plate Recipes Weeknight Meals

Mediterranean Pasta

This mediterranean pasta recipe is a staple in our house!  It is a perfect summer meal paired well with grilled chicken, fish, and shrimp or eaten alone.  We are lucky to have an amazing organic gardener in our family, my dad.  He has a…

Recipes Weeknight Meals

Cuban Stuffed Pork Tenderloin

Phil’s love for Cuban sandwiches and grilling brought this stuffed tenderloin to life. This is a great, quick weekday dinner or perfect way to spice up a barbeque.  This will add a little something interesting to your meal planning with little prep time.  The…

Recipes Weeknight Meals

Easy Roasted Turkey Breast

I used to associate oven roasted turkey with a big Thanksgiving meal with all the trimmings. Now when I think of roasted turkey, I envision three easy weeknight meals!  It started a few years ago when we were vacationing in Florida and my mom made…