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Tried and Tested Reader Favorite Recipes

Tried and Tested Reader Favorite Recipes, for when you don’t wanna guess to know if it’s all gonna work out. You just know.  Year after year I turn out new recipes here that I have tested over and over in my own kitchen, and served up to my own family, and so far no one …

Eat Your Greens Linguine

Fast and fresh! Eat Your Greens Linguine is loaded with all the good greens you can find. Asparagus, peas, parsley, spinach, and anything else you can cram in there to meet your green needs. This was almost a Fast Food Friday Recipe. Which I definitely owe you more of. I promise that as we head …

Fast Food Friday – One Pot Garlic Chicken Thighs with Broccoli

This simple recipe for Garlic Chicken Thighs is perfect for busy weeknights. Made in one pot, tossed with penne and broccoli it’s fast, fresh, and satisfying. Fast food Fridays! Also known as how I cook in real life most days. AFTER all the recipe development. Minus all the photo shoots. Of course we eat EVERYTHING …

Bacon Wrapped Chicken with Mushrooms and Sage

Tender chicken breast is topped with fresh sage and wrapped in bacon. Bacon Wrapped Chicken with Mushrooms and Sage is a simple, fresh, and fast meal that is ready to serve in 30 mins or less. Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc. The opinions and text are all mine. Today …

Caramel Apple Pork Chops

Pork chops are pan seared and then cooked in a simple buttery brown sugar sauce with fresh sliced apples to make a totally fun (and fast!) fall dinner dish. Caramel Apple Pork Chops can be on the table in just 30 minutes! I originally shared this recipe waaaay back in October 2011, about a month …

Healthy Spinach and Feta Greek Pasta Salad

Ruffled pasta, chopped spinach, feta cheese, fresh tomatoes and cucumbers, and a Greek yogurt dressing! This Healthy Spinach and Feta Greek Pasta Salad makes a great side dish or lunch-on-the-go! Add grilled chicken for a quick meal. I have THE HARDEST time with side dishes for dinner. I don’t know why it trips me up …

Pappardelle with Caramelized Onions and Crispy Kale

Some days I just need things to be easy. Okay, most days I need things to be easy. There are a few days that I feel up to a challenge like say, scrubbing my obnoxious bathroom floor tiles with this weird baking soda/lemon juice/dish soap paste because nothing else will make it look clean, because …

Easy Chicken Gyros

This post is olllllld. From February 2012. So it got a makeover in August 2017. Updated photos, some new recipe notes and links to relevant things, but the same basic, totally tasty recipe. Enjoy! This week marked the beginning of spring soccer for my little guy. My professional mama opinion is that he is in …

Penne with Grilled Chicken and Brussels Sprouts

Penne with Grilled Chicken and Brussels Sprouts is a 30 minute meal that rings in at fewer than 500 calories per serving!  This is an OLD post. Like yes – Old with a capital “O”. Blast from the past here circa September 2011, and was one of the very first recipes I shared on Sugar …