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Healthy Homemade Frozen Burritos

Healthy Homemade Frozen Burritos are one of my secret weapons when it comes to easy, quick meals. Packed with all your favorite ingredients, these delicious burritos are so much better than what you can buy in stores and can be popped out of the freezer at any time for a …

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Blender Piña Colada

Piña Coladas! This easy blender drink is a staple of summer vacations and long days by the pool. Rum, coconut, and pineapple. Grab your favorite tiki glass! Print Photography Credit: Elise Bauer You may associate piña coladas with laid-back poolside vacations, but this mix of rum, coconut, and pineapple is …

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Cold Pea Salad

Delightful Chilled Pea Salad, made with smoked almonds, water chestnuts and a hint of curry. Print Photography Credit: Sally Vargas Long warm summer days are perfect for chilled pea salad! This recipe uses frozen peas, which you don’t even have to defrost, green onions, water chestnuts, and smoked almonds. The peas …

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Sheet Pan Asian Chicken Stir Fry

Sheet Pan Asian Chicken Stir Fry is the easiest way to make a quick stir fry that’s full of flavor in under 15 minutes! Stir fries are one of those dinners that I rely on all the time. They are fast, easy, and I almost always have ingredients on hand …

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Turkey Taco Salad

1 Cook the onion, garlic and spices: In a large, deep skillet over medium heat, heat the olive oil. Add the onion, garlic, chili powder, cumin, oregano, salt and a few grinds of fresh black pepper. Cook, stirring occasionally for 5 minutes, or until the onions soften. 2 Add the …

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Frozen Oatmeal Cups

Frozen Oatmeal Cups will be your best friend on busy mornings. They take no time to make and are packed with good-for-you ingredients that will keep you feeling energized all morning. Unfortunately busy mornings are the reality for most and this couldn’t be more true for many families with school …

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How to Spatchcock (Butterfly) a Chicken

Have you ever spatchcocked a chicken before? It’s surprisingly easy! It’s also exactly the same as butterflying a chicken, but with a name that is way more fun to say. There are two major advantages to spatchcocking a chicken that, for me, put this method head and shoulders above all others. …

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No-Bake Chocolate and Peanut Butter Cookies

No-Bake Chocolate and Peanut Butter Cookies! Such a classic after-school (or work) snack! Cocoa powder, peanut butter, oats, sugar, butter, and milk. Print Photography Credit: Cindy Rahe No bake cookies will always and forever remind me of my mom, who made tons of them when my brother and I were …

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Pressure Cooker Baked Beans

1 Par-cook the beans: Combine the dried beans and 8 cups of the water in an electric pressure cooker. Secure the lid on the pressure cooker. Make sure that the pressure regulator is set to the “Sealing” position. If you are using an Instant Pot, select the “Bean/Chili” program, then …

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