Serve up some hidden vegetables in this Italian Pasta Casserole with Zucchini. Continue reading
Did you know that if you substitute some butternut squash for cheese in a pasta dish that you don’t need to add any additional thickener? Sneak in vegetables and nutrition with this Pasta Squash Pasta and Cheese with Tomatoes!
When my fourth son came upstairs for dinner and saw these Manwich Sloppy Joe Egg Rolls, he exclaimed, “Mom! Why didn’t you tell me we were having sloppy Joes?! I’d have been up here much sooner! Continue reading
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Let’s face it, kids aren’t always enthusiastic about dinner. When it comes to a test of wills, parents can be surprised that the “eat this or starve” routine doesn’t always work in their favor. With five kids of my own and seven very different palates sitting in human form around the table, there is inevitably going to be at least one moan in my house. I have learned, however with a little bit of planning, those can be few and far between. Continue reading
Easy Cassoulet: a streamlined version of the classic French peasant stew.
If you are familiar with traditional cassoulet, you know that it doesn’t necessarily look like the dish I have posted above. Yes, I know it is usually made with big pieces of duck and whole sausages. Yes, I know that it is usually packed with beans. Yes, I know that it takes a whole day or longer to make. Yes, yes, yes, I know. This is the “one hour” version and it is still delicious and I am sticking with it. Continue reading
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I live in the South where football is king and food is a close second. Every chance we get, we combine the two! There is nothing like a huge spread of #gametimegrub and a big crowd gathered to watch the exciting games leading up to the big game next week. My husband was born and raised in one of the cities whose team is playing, so without naming which, I can tell you we are very anxious for another win for the home team. One of our favorite things to eat while waiting for a first down is smothered fries. Alexia Foods helps us do just that with their sweet potato and crinkle cut French fries. Continue reading
It’s the new year and with remembering to write 2015 on my checks also comes a wave of personal goals that I want to accomplish. My family purchased a gym membership in December so we could all do more exercising. My husband has requested that I serve more fish and seafood for dinner. For my own personal health, I am stepping closer and closer to a grain-free lifestyle. With an eye still on my food budget, I am adding meals of seafood without grain by using Bumble Bee® seafood products like their Fancy Lump Crab and Tiny Shrimp Continue reading