Category Archives: Recipes

Smoothies for Breakfast: The Best $16 I Ever Spent

I have become obsessed with frozen fruit and greek yogurt. I know, it’s a strange obsession, but it really is true. In early January I purchased a single-serve blender in hopes that I would be the answer to making sure … Continue reading

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Tangy Pineapple Meatballs

When I was a little girl my Daddy (yes, even at almost 30 my Dad is still Daddy to me) would make these amazing meatballs for all of our family parties. I still cannot make them like him, but I’ve … Continue reading

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Recipe: Green Chile & Black Bean Quesadillas

Super simple and very yummy recipe. It’s meatless, so if your other half doesn’t believe dinner is really dinner unless there is meat involved, you can always add some chicken. Ingredients: 2 (15 ounce) cans black beans, rinsed and drained … Continue reading

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Recipe: Slow Cooker Pulled Buffalo Chicken Sandwiches

I love making things in my slow cooker. Even more fun when the recipe is super easy, flavorful and my family eats it up! Ingredients: 4 skinless, boneless chicken breast halves 1 (17.5 fluid ounce) bottle buffalo wing sauce, divided … Continue reading

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Super Simple Pocket Pies

My daughter has been saying “Apple pie” all week. I have no idea why, she just has. So tonight I decided I would make pocket pies with her. A pocket pie is like a turnover, but with a basic pie … Continue reading

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Brown Sugar Meatloaf

This is by far one of my most favorite meals to make. It’s also one of my father-in-law’s favorite meals to eat when he comes over for a visit. It is also the only meatloaf every made that my honey … Continue reading

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Buffalo Chicken Burgers with Blue Cheese Dressing

Buffalo Chicken Burgers with Blue Cheese Sauce – makes 4 quarter pound burgers 1 lb., Ground Chicken 1/4 cup, Hot Sauce 1 rib, Celery, finely chopped 4, Green Onions, finely chopped 1 palmful, McCormick Grill Seasoning 2 tbs, Extra Virgin … Continue reading

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Chicken Pot Pie 2

Here is a very basic (read quick and healthy) Chicken Pot Pie recipe: Chicken Pot Pie – serves 4 1 can, Low Fat Cream Of Chicken Soup 16 oz., Mixed Frozen Vegetables 1/2 lb., Yellow Potatoes, cubed 2 tubes, Reduced … Continue reading

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Meal Planning 1/3/11 – 1/9/11

I promised I would let you all know what I am making for dinner this week. I’ll be sure to post the recipes each day and how much it cost to make per serving.  Monday: Apple Cherry Pork Chops Tuesday: … Continue reading

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Recipe: Oatmeal Raisin Cookies

I love to bake. And one of my favorite things to bake are Oatmeal Raisin Cookies. There are many ways to make Oatmeal Cookies – some do it with raisins or chocolate chips. Then you have the debate about whether … Continue reading

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