Friday Favorite – Avocado Vinaigrette

I hate admitting this out loud because it makes me sound weird but seriously one of my favorite foods is salad. Before you roll your eyes, hear me out.   I'm not talking about your little puny green side salads consisting of lettuce with ... Continue Reading

No Fuss Lunch in a Rush

Keeping with this week's theme of go-to meals that can be prepared in a rush...here is one of my favorite simple lunch ideas.   Tuna fish (from a can) mixed with dijon mustard, hardboiled egg, avocado, salt and pepper. It's quick, simple ... Continue Reading

Meals with a side of Mayhem

Those days seem to pop up a little more often around here lately.  Dan's work schedule has gotten crazier the past few weeks (more travel), the kids are in a tough "clingy for mommy" mood and it just seems that my to do list each day just gets ... Continue Reading

Friday Favorite – Broiled Grapefruit

Each Friday I'll be sharing a new favorite of mine from the past week....it could be a seasonal ingredient that I'm excited to try, a new recipe, or a handy kitchen gadget to help save time. The possibilities are endless, but I think this is a great ... Continue Reading

Salmon is a Slam Dunk

In my opinion, salmon is such a great fish choice for myself and my family. It's very versatile and can be prepared many different ways and it tastes great grilled, broiled, seared or baked (which are all healthy cooking methods). A bonus is the ... Continue Reading

1 Dish Wonder!

I absolutely HATE doing the dishes! I'm sure no one really "loves" washing pots and pans, but I really despise it. I'll almost do anything else to get out of washing dishes...take out the garbage, change the baby's diaper, switch the laundry, ... Continue Reading

Elevating Eggs to Fancy Status

My husband travels a lot for work, so once I get the kids to bed at night (not an easy task at all!!), I definitely do not feel like cooking a big dinner for myself. I often grab some eggs to make an easy and quick dinner that is filling and ... Continue Reading

    5 Ways to Beat Egg Boredom

    I am the type of person that looks forward to meals and cannot eat the same thing over and over again without getting insanely bored. My husband on the other hand can eat plain old scrambled eggs for breakfast everyday for the rest of his life ... Continue Reading
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    Boosting Your Breakfast with Eggs

      I could write pages and pages about the egg-cellent benefits of eggs (get it?!?) but instead I thought I'd break (or should I say crack....like an egg??) it up and start with a summary of the benfits, share some egg recipes that I love, ... Continue Reading