Holiday Dinner Side Dishes

I’m all about the side dishes for any big family meal. Be it Easter, Thanksgiving, or Christmas, I’m a vegetarian and that means I never do the main course. Today I’ve rounded up some amazing Christmas side dishes that pair well with your main course and will be big hits with everyone at your Christmas […]

Thanksgiving Side Dishes

Since I’m a vegetarian, I obviously don’t eat the main turkey course for Thanksgiving dinner. Instead, I live for the side dishes that day. And honestly, our family makes so many side dishes that leave me completely full. So I’ve rounded up a bunch of delicious Thanksgiving side dishes for you! And if you’re a […]

Mandarin Chicken Salad

Since school has started I’ve been trying to get my act together with dinner ideas. At this point, there is no time to wander around the kitchen and try to decide what I’m going to make. I need to have a plan every day which means I need a schedule. The problem is that I […]

Crunchy Romaine Strawberry Walnut Salad

After a long run of mouth-watering desserts featured here lately, I thought it was time to bring it down a notch and talk about something a bit more healthy. We are getting ready for the kids to head back to school and our nights are filling up with sports and other activities. That means there […]

10 Great Vegetarian Recipes For Summer

Guest Post by: Candice Williams Fact: I am a vegetarian. I used to be a really horrible vegetarian and only eat bread and cheese, but now that I’ve been living this lifestyle for over 10 years, I have discovered that there are so many amazing recipes out there for us vegetarians. I now eat a […]

Chinese Chicken Salad

Am I the only mom who is tired of eating PB&J and mac ‘n cheese alongside the kids at lunchtime? Oh, good! I figured I wasn’t alone! Instead of prepping a second “mom” lunch every day of the week when I’m short on time (which is usually why I end up with a bowl of […]

Salads for Dinner

When warm weather sets in and the days are longer, I find myself wanting to be outside in the evenings instead of trapped in front of a stove cooking dinner. Before kids, dinner for my husband and I on these summer evenings was olives, wine, cheese, and maybe some crackers. I’m pretty sure the authorities […]

Must Make Spring Salad

One of my favorite things to order at restaurants is fancy salads. The type that come with a multitude of toppings and some kind of infused dressing. These are also known as the type that I’m too lazy or too consumed with children eager for a meal to fix at home .. sound familiar? I […]

Homemade Croutons

  Stale bread? Have I got a solution for you! And, it’s a yummy one! So, make a sweep of the pantry and get ready for a tasty addition to a plethora of meals. It’s time for some homemade croutons! Dice your leftover bread into crouton-size cubes and toss into a large mixing bowl. My […]

Strawberry Spinach Salad

Okay, I’m feeling really bad about throwing all those delicious desserts at you lately. Some of you are starting to think I must feed my kids cupcakes, cookies and cakes 3 meals a day. I assure you this is not true. 🙂 We do enjoy a tasty dessert from time to time but we don’t […]