How to Make a Salad Great

salad piled with cucumbers tomatoes olives and carrots

Knowing how to make a salad is a great skill to have, even better if it’s great. Follow this easy template for salads that will please everyone at your table and never leave you bored. Some folks say that salads are boring. Some say that they never taste fresh. Some say they don’t know how […]

How to Make Brussels Sprouts Good

A quick sauté of sprouts with bacon and shallots makes for a quick and flavorful side dish. Learn how to make Brussels sprouts good. Perhaps when you were a child, your mom served these baby cabbage-like guys once in awhile. From a box. From the freezer section. Sometimes with cheese. Maybe you were a fan. But, probably […]

Homemade Chicken Curry Casserole Even Better than Your Mom’s

This freezer-friendly, curried chicken and broccoli casserole is fully homemade. No canned soups or packaged mixes in this Chicken Curry Casserole. Just good, real food.  So, casseroles get a bad rap. They’re considered dated, unhealthy, unhip. The reality, though, is that casseroles can be delicious. Many casseroles will pluck at the chords of nostalgia in your […]

Fajita Vegetables, Simple & Delicious

cooked fajita vegetables in glass dish

Fajita vegetables, basic sauteed onions and peppers, add fiber and flavor to many dishes. Make a big batch to enjoy throughout the week in bowls, wraps, salads, and sandwiches. You might be familiar with Fajita Vegetables in terms of their showing up in a steaming, hot pan at your favorite Mexican restaurant or along the chow […]

Enjoy this Seasoned Corn Off the Cob All Year Long

bowl of seasoned corn off the cob

Liven up a simple supper with this easy, Seasoned Corn Off the Cob. It comes together in minutes and makes for an ideal side dish without the fuss. Bright yellow and white cobs of corn, slathered with butter and sprinkled with salt are one of the joys of summer. Sure, you might get a mess […]

The BEST Homemade Supreme Pizza Recipe

Make pizza night super duper out of this world with homemade pizza. This recipe is supreme with vegetables and two types of meat. Yum!

Chicken Salad Lettuce Wraps

plate of chicken salad wraps

Enjoy a simple, delicious chicken salad loaded with apples and almonds in this easy recipe for Chicken Salad Lettuce Wraps. Looking for a tasty lunch that’s not too heavy? Want something quick and easy to prep? Can’t decide between a salad or a sandwich?  The answer to your queries is found in a super simple […]

How to Make Healthy Choices When Eating Out

shrimp on fork over bowl of zoodles

The following content is sponsored by Noodles and Company. All opinions are my own. Want to eat healthfully and still enjoy letting someone else make dinner? Here are some tips for making healthy choices when eating out. Over the past few years, between writing cookbooks and battling a thyroid condition, I’ve put on more than […]