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Chive Twice Baked Potatoes

Chive Twice Baked Potatoes

These chive twice baked potatoes are the perfect side dish for anything.  Greek yogurt, cheese and chives make these potatoes full of flavor. One of my favorite meals in the summer is a good chicken Caesar salad.  The kind with homemade dressing and homemade croutons. […]

Creamy Lemon Orzo Soup

Creamy Lemon Orzo Soup

This creamy lemon orzo soup uses an untraditional ingredient to add creaminess. Beans are blended for a low fat substitute for cream.   Soup Sunday is a thing at our house.  For many reasons – soup is generally easy to make and it makes a […]

chicken wild rice soup

chicken wild rice soup

Chicken wild rice soup recipe with a few twists. This version is loaded with veggies and cut back on the fat but doesn’t lack in flavor! Chicken wild rice soup was something my dad would bring a big pot of when he would visit me […]

Vegetarian Verde Enchilada Skillet

Vegetarian Verde Enchilada Skillet

  This one pot vegetarian verde enchilada skillet takes all the great flavors of verde enchiladas and combines them into one pan for less time and easy cleanup! During the week we don’t eat a lot of meat.  And I was craving some kind of […]

Lemony Feta Sauce

Lemony Feta Sauce

This lemony feta sauce is perfect over grilled meats or veggies or could also be used as a salad dressing.  All you need to do is blend together! We make a lot of Greek inspired dishes.  We have been to Greece twice and I love […]

Easy Pesto Pasta with Roasted Tomatoes

Easy Pesto Pasta with Roasted Tomatoes

data-pin-description=”This easy pesto pasta with roasted tomatoes is a perfect recipe summertime dish. Roasted tomatoes, pesto and mozzarella pair for a light meal.”>   This easy pesto pasta with roasted tomatoes is a perfect recipe for summertime.  Quick to make yet full of flavor for […]

Tomato Couscous Soup

Tomato Couscous Soup

This tomato couscous soup is soup-er easy to make. Plus plenty of tips to load this soup with veggies for the pickiest of eaters included! One of the easiest soups on my blog is this lemon couscous soup.  I was looking for something different though. […]

Green Garlic Smashed Potatoes

Green Garlic Smashed Potatoes

These green garlic smashed potatoes are a perfect spring time side.  Green garlic is paired with buttermilk and parmesan cheese for a creamy smashed potato. Green garlic and ramps are some of my favorite vegetables in the spring time.  This past weekend we went to […]

Meatballs with Tomato Cream Sauce

Meatballs with Tomato Cream Sauce

< These meatballs with tomato cream sauce is not your traditional spaghetti and meatball recipe. The addition of heavy cream changes the game!   I don’t eat meat too often but every now and then I crave a good meatball.  Maybe it’s my body’s way […]

Lemon Chicken Rice Soup

Lemon Chicken Rice Soup

This lemon chicken rice soup is easy to make. Roasted chicken provides extra flavor while the lemon gives the soup a little something extra! When I think lemon chicken rice soup my mind instantly goes to the Greek style avgolemeno soup.  It is traditionally made […]


Spring Time Meals

Green Garlic Smashed Potatoes

Green Garlic Smashed Potatoes

These green garlic smashed potatoes are a perfect spring time side.  Green garlic is paired with buttermilk and parmesan cheese for a creamy smashed potato. Green garlic and ramps are some of my favorite vegetables in the spring time.  This past weekend we went to […]

Lemon Asparagus Pasta with Goat Cheese

Lemon Asparagus Pasta with Goat Cheese

  This lemon asparagus pasta with goat cheese is simple to make.  In the time it takes to cook the pasta the meal is almost done.  The sauce is combined with goat cheese for a creamy finish. Spring is almost here and the springtime veggies […]

Roasted Veggie Pasta Primavera

Roasted Veggie Pasta Primavera

Spring is here.  Well really it feels like summer these days.  And with the change in season comes a change of in season vegetables.  The tomatoes are getting sweeter, asparagus, ramps and artichokes are in season.  I love cooking with these vegetables.  I love combining […]

springtime lemony asparagus pasta

springtime lemony asparagus pasta

Cooking dinner these days has been a little different than in the past.  Long gone are the days of trying to spend hours in the kitchen prepping dinner.  Baby girl makes that a little difficult when she is still in unpredictable with her feedings.  By […]

springtime ramp and garlic soup

springtime ramp and garlic soup

  April showers brings May flowers colds.  Ughh!  I have been hit with the change of season bug.  And let me tell you it is not fun.  The only thing that has sounded good the past week has been a really brothy soup.  But I […]