Easy Sweet and Sour Meatballs

I thumbed through our Cook It Quick cookbook last week because I was in need of some easy weeknight dinners. Bodie had dog eared the page with a meatball recipe that was the perfect fit for our needs. I threw this together in minutes and it was a hit with the entire family. Frozen meatballs […]

Meal Planning: Meatloaf

Our weather turned chilly after our balmy Easter weekend and I found myself craving comfort food for dinner. Our week was busy with sports and an overnight field trip, but I was determined to make meatloaf happen one evening. Thanks to the “delay start” feature on our oven, we came home from Emery’s soccer game […]

Penne Alla Vodka

Emery loves vodka sauce on her pasta. She particularly likes the rigatoni alla vodka from a nearby restaurant, Sciortino’s. It’s delicious. It’s also pricey. Em and I grabbed takeout from Sciortino’s a few weeks ago and our bill was over $50 for two rigatoni alla vodka orders. No drinks. No meat. No salads. As amazing […]

Ritz Cracker Chicken

Good morning and happy Sunday! I’m back to share an easy week night dinner that my family loves, especially my children. I feel like this is becoming a food blog. It’s not because I think I’m a great cook. It’s because when I find something that I can execute easily on a busy evening and […]

Sheet Pan BBQ Chicken and Broccoli

After eating out every meal during our Disneyland trip I was craving something lean and green upon our return. As luck would have it, Family Savvy posted this sheet pan chicken dinner that I knew my family would love. I did sub the pre-steamed small potatoes for baked potatoes because we are huge baked spud […]

Chicken Pot Pie for a Chilly Memorial Day Weekend

Today is gorgeous, thank goodness, because the last two days have been cold, wet and gray. How unusual for Memorial Day weekend in South Carolina! Thankfully, we had some AAU tournament games to keep us busy indoors. I got the urge to cook comfort food that is normally reserved for winter, so chicken pot pie […]