Taco Meatloaf: Weekday Easy!

As a busy working mom of two, and also a PTA President sometimes weekday meals are hard to prep. This week was especially hard because in the middle of an already action packed activity schedule we had 2 nights (back to back) of PTA family events. I always try to keep things healthy but also…

Do This For Your Kids!!!

I have been involved in PTA at my children’s school since my son was in kindergarten 5 years ago. The experience has opened my eyes to the level PTA advocates for children. How could you not become a member? Here are some common MYTHS about being a PTA member: I have to volunteer at every…

Amazing Asian-Inspired Aioli

I love having easy, but unique freezer appetizers handy for quick sides for weekday dinners. This week I bought Goya’s Fried Plantains. What I love THREE things about these gems. They are Gluten Free! There is ONE ingredient – Plantains They fit in with a Paleo/Whole Food/Vegan diet plan I usually serve guacamole with my…

Easy DIY Slime Table: 7th Birthday Party!!

My sweet little bundle of sass, silliness, and heart turned seven and it was the first year we didn’t have a theme. No Frozen No Dora No American Girl No Rock Star No Frozen Again No LOL Doll ….you get the idea… I was kind of paralyzed as to what to do & how to…

Grain Free Fruit & Nut Bread

I have been wanting to make this recipe for so long, but never seemed to have the right ingredients or the time. I love dried fruit. I love nuts This bread is not only gluten free it is also grain & dairy free! The only added sweetener are 2 bananas!!! THAT’S BANANAS!!! Now, please understand…

Easy Mexican Chicken Soup

I don’t know where you live, but where I live (Cleveland, Ohio) its about to hit negative temperatures for a few days. I’m not a fan of winter when its 30 degrees so, as you can guess, this little stunt winter is pulling is cause to lock myself in the house, cuddle with my kids, watch…

Keto Friendly Sautéed Brussels Spouts & Mushrooms

It’s the new year and a new set of resolutions are upon us. The low carb Keto diet is the way of many in 2019 and I’m here to help! I love veggies, but I also like my veggies to taste good. Otherwise, what’s the point? We will never stick to a diet that tastes…

The Last Split Pea & Ham Soup Recipe You Will Ever Need!

I set out to make my fist batch of Split Pea Soup when I was newly engaged and was sent home (graciously) with a whole lot of leftover ham from Christmas dinner with my soon-to-be in-laws. What was I going to do with all this ham? My, now husband, hinted he, loved Split Pea &…

Creamy Potato, Ham, & Corn Chowder

It’s the same question after every major holiday. “What do I do with all of my leftovers?” If you are like me and hate to see food go to waste you utilize your freezer and get creative in the kitchen. I live in Cleveland so the December weather calls for a steaming bowl of creamy,…