Smoked Gouda and Roast Beef Grilled Cheese

I have another grilled sandwich to share with you this week. This one uses smoked gouda for the cheese – which I LOVE! It has a nice creamy and smoky flavor. It works so well to add some nice flavor to a grilled cheese. Then this sandwich also uses roast beef and caramelized red onion.... Read More

Loaded Chicken Salad Sandwiches

Loaded Chicken Salad Sandwiches |

I think just about any sandwich is great if it is made on a croissant. I also think chicken salad is especially good when served on a croissant. That creamy chicken salad is perfect placed in the center of a buttery flaky croissant. This version of creamy chicken salad has the ingredients included in it... Read More

Ultimate Grilled Ham and Cheese

Now that we are officially in fall, I have been craving grilled sandwiches. I have had enough cold sandwiches during summer and are ready for a sandwich with that crisp toasty bread and warm melty filling. Grilled ham and cheese is a classic sandwich, but I have a more jazzed up version for you. The... Read More

Creamy Lemon Rosemary Chicken

I am always on the look out for new ways to cook chicken. I love that it is something that can be used with just about any flavor combination. This is a skillet version with incorporates 2 flavors that are oven used when roasting chicken – lemon and rosemary. However, cream is also aded in... Read More

Vanilla Bean Yogurt Waffles

Waffles are my favorite breakfast food, compared to pancakes and french toast. I love the taste, variety, and ease of making them. I have a good collection of waffle recipes here on the blog and I have another one to add in to the mix. This one incorporates Greek and vanilla bean. I love the... Read More

Skillet Chili Mac

Do you ever have one of those days where you think, this day is just too much? Well, that’s the kind of day I had yesterday. The day started of with my daughter passing out at breakfast. She was diagnosed with vasovagal syncope 7 years ago, but we have managed to avoid another passing out... Read More

Slow Cooker Salsa Verde Pork

Two ingredients! Yep, just two ingredients! You can an amazing slow cooker pork perfect for tacos, nachos, enchiladas, etc and all you need is two ingredients. It only takes 2 pounds of pork roast covered in salsa verde. Then it cooks in the slow cooker for 6 hours. That’s it! That’s all you need. It... Read More

Skillet Mac and Cheese

Mac and cheese is a staple recipe that everyone needs to have. It works great as a main dish or is awesome as a side. This version is quick and easy and all made in a skillet. I love a recipe that can all be made in one pan! This is a great alternative to... Read More

Emily’s Chocolate Chip Cookies

There is just something about coming home from school to the smell of chocolate chip cookies cooking in the oven.  It is also amazing at how many version of chocolate chip cookies there are – thin, crisp, thick, soft, chewy, and somewhere in between. This version falls more on the soft, chewy side. There are... Read More

Easy Instant Pot Alfredo

School is in session and that means so is everything else – piano, soccer, dance, PTA, etc. With any change, there is always an adjustment period. As you adjust, quick and easy meals can help make that adjustment easier. Anything that is ready in 30 minutes or less is a godsend. Anything that can be... Read More