Turkey Bacon Avocado Pizza

This turkey bacon avocado pizza is sure to please the entire family. It is quick to whip up and the flavor is amazing! We made this the other night and my kids devoured it. They actually prefer this pizza to pepperoni, believe it or not! I had to cut up extra avocado and tomato because … [Read more...]

Easy Chicken Cacciatore

I love saying “Chicken Cacciatore”… it sounds so fancy! Cacciatore actually means “hunter” in Italian. In cuisine, alla cacciatora refers to a meal prepared “hunter-style” with tomatoes, onions, herbs, often bell pepper, and sometimes wine (thank you Wikipedia). So basically, it’s an Italian dish with nothing really all that fancy at all– but it still … [Read more...]

Get Fit Giveaway!

Fall is the perfect time to enjoy cooler weather, get moving outdoors and burn calories to keep those holiday treats from weighing you down. Working out is always much more fun with a friend, so we’re giving away a FitBit Flex Wireless Wristband and a $100 Zappos.com Gift Card for both YOU and a friend! … [Read more...]

Mini Monte Cristo Croquettes and a Smuckers $10,000 Kitchen Makeover Giveaway

We love participating in campaigns/sponsorships that promote doing good for others! We have been invited to take part in the Smucker’s “Spread a Little Sunshine” movement and we are SO excited about it! Smucker’s is going to award one lucky winner a $10,000 KITCHEN MAKEOVER (something I could definitely use) just for spreading a little … [Read more...]

Creamy Broccoli Cauliflower Soup

I first had this cauliflower soup about 5 years ago when we had a big soup potluck at our church in Spokane. There were seriously DOZENS of soups to choose from and of course, I had to try them all. Though there were lots of great soups there, I remember this one being my favorite, … [Read more...]

The Easiest Tzatziki Sauce

This Tzatziki sauce is ridiculously easy. Seriously, you can whip it up in like 2 minutes. I love this with grilled vegetables and of course with gyros (click here). When I serve it with gyros I like to be able to crunch into the cucumbers so I leave them diced instead and just stir everything … [Read more...]

Baked Chicken Firecrackers

These Chicken Firecrackers make for a great game-day appetizer or a quick after-school snack for the kiddos. They remind me a lot of Southwestern Eggrolls, but they are easier AND they are baked! If you are making these as an appetizer you can cut them in half or in thirds to make for easier eating … [Read more...]

Cake Mix Coffee Cake

I am a big fan of coffee cake. I am even a bigger fan of it when I can skip a couple steps to get it done quicker! This cake mix coffee cake is light and fluffy, yet moist and delicious. It is so easy to do and I almost always have all the ingredients … [Read more...]