Turkey and Broccoli Bake

Leftover Turkey… Yes Please! It’s that time of year again… Turkey time! Most people enjoy turkey during the Holiday season and especially at Thanksgiving, but what to do with all that leftover turkey? I don’t know about you, but there are only so many turkey sandwiches I can eat and in past years I have…

Best Blueberry Pie Recipe

It’s Blueberry Season It’s blueberry season again, my kids just went with friends to do some blueberry picking and it reminds me of my first blueberry pie. Want Some Pie? So, here’s a funny story. I have always hated pie. If offered pie, I’d say “no thank you”. I’d tried different pies, apple, pumpkin, blueberry,…

Easy Chicken Recipe

Quick, Easy, and Delicious In the quest to find family dinner favorites I have found one that not only works, but it is a super easy chicken recipe! I have 4 children, whom all don’t like the same things, but this is kid tested, my 15 year old actually said she prefers these to the…

Potato Pie Recipe

The Perfect Comfort Dinner So, during the colder months we absolutely love comfort foods, and this Potato Pie Recipe doesn’t disappoint! Honestly, this is a dinner I could eat anytime of the year, and it is something my family loves almost as much. This potato pie is very easy to make and doesn’t require a…

Easy Fajitas – Kid Approved

A Dish for Even the Busiest of Nights We’ve all been there… busy nights, late baseball games, and not sure what to do for dinner, well these easy Fajitas are a lifesaver! My family and I love to go out to Mexican and at least some of us always order Fajitas, but eating out isn’t…

Easy Quiche Recipe

Easy Crustless Quiche So… quiche is amazing! Some people like it with crust, others without, but either way it is a pretty good way to start the day! I actually prefer quiche without crust, crustless quiche is great for those on low or no carb diets, but I just prefer it, and here is an…

Sweet and Spiced Acorn Squash Soup

A yummy soup for a cold day! So, this past growing season my compost pile produced several acorn squash plants and a bounty of fruit! I was super excited and couldn’t wait to use them. The year prior we had grown them for the first time, however, we planted too many. This year we only…

Carrot greens…not just for bunnies!

Don’t Skip the Rabbit Food This year I planted carrots for the first time and I didn’t do a rotation, just one planting to see how it would go. We don’t use tons of carrots, the kids like to eat them, but my thoughts were leaning more toward freezing them for stews and such. I…

Green Tomatoes Overlooked Gems

Green is Good and Here’s 4 Recipes to Prove It! Tomatoes, to me, seem to be about the easiest garden plant to grow. They can basically break in half, they will mend themselves and still grow, you can grow an entire new plant from a broken stem and they really don’t require too much attention….

Pumpkin Treats

Pumpkin Rice Krispie Treats Holidays are so special! As a family, you only get so many together, yes the kids will come back again and someday with their children, but it will never be the same as when they were all small, so I try to make them special and memorable, especially since my husband…