20 Minute Meals, Appetizers, Recipes, Vegetables, Vegetarian & Vegan

Green Bean Fries

Baked Green Bean Fries - a delicious snack that you can eat guilt free!  Yay! With the New Year, always comes changes, and one of the most common resolutions is to change/go on a diet.  This was definitely the case in our house this year. As I have been planning blog posts for the new… Continue reading Green Bean Fries

20 Minute Meals, Instant Pot, Recipes, Vegetarian & Vegan

Instant Pot Macaroni and Cheese

Instant Pot Macaroni and Cheese...it's quick, easy, creamy, cheesy and delicious!  Best of all, it's ready in 20 minutes! If you've been following for a while, my Instant Pot is quickly becoming my favorite kitchen appliance.  I can make dinners I forgot all about usually in under an hour, and it's just so versatile.  I've… Continue reading Instant Pot Macaroni and Cheese

20 Minute Meals, Leftovers, Potatoes, Grains & More, Recipes, Thanksgiving

What To Do With Leftover Mashed Potatoes

Mashed Potatoes are one of my favorite parts of Thanksgiving dinner.  Especially when they are smothered with turkey gravy!  But what do you do with the leftover mashed potatoes when you've already had your leftover Thanksgiving dinner?  Cheesy Mashed Potato Pancakes! My pregnant self was craving hash browns after our Friendsgiving dinner, but I had… Continue reading What To Do With Leftover Mashed Potatoes

20 Minute Meals, Beverages, Recipes, Thanksgiving

Apple Cider Sangria

Apple Cider Sangria is the perfect addition to any Thanksgiving dinner! I always tend to forget about making fun drinks during the holidays, and usually just resort to wine and beer.  And while wine and beer definitely work, it's not very festive.  At our Friendsgiving this past weekend, I served this Apple Cider Sangria, and… Continue reading Apple Cider Sangria

20 Minute Meals, Beef, Kid Approved, Recipes

30 Minute Philly Cheesesteak Sloppy Joe’s Make The Perfect Back To School Dinner

Back To School is just around the corner, so I wanted to share this recipe for Philly Cheesesteak Sloppy Joe's!  They are an easy weeknight meal that's ready in only 30 minutes with all of the delicious ingredients found in a cheesesteak sandwich - just with a twist! Ground beef can get boring, especially when… Continue reading 30 Minute Philly Cheesesteak Sloppy Joe’s Make The Perfect Back To School Dinner

20 Minute Meals, Meatless Mondays, Potatoes, Grains & More, Recipes, Vegetables, Vegetarian & Vegan

Cauliflower Rice Is Easier Than You Think!

Cauliflower Rice is a fantastic, simple recipe to keep in your fridge or freezer for an easy, healthy, gluten-free side dish. My boys weren't always fans of cauliflower on it's own, but they can't get enough Cauliflower Rice!  I love that it takes about 10 minutes - start to finish, including clean up.  Easy peasy, and… Continue reading Cauliflower Rice Is Easier Than You Think!

20 Minute Meals, Grilling, Poultry, Recipes

Grilled Cilantro Lime Chicken

This ever so versatile recipe for Cilantro Lime Chicken can be served as a main protein in a dish, or you can thinly slice it and serve it in tacos! It's summer time, and that means we're going to be grilling!  I mean, we're still the crazy family who grills in a foot of snow,… Continue reading Grilled Cilantro Lime Chicken

20 Minute Meals, Fish, Recipes

Happy Mother’s Day! Cedar Plank Salmon with Strawberry Salsa

Grilled Cedar Plank Salmon with Strawberry Salsa is the perfect dinner for Mom this Mother's Day!  There is something about this salmon that just seems so warm and comforting, and it's full of love.  Summer is almost here... finally!  Get Dad out at the grill, and make this delicious and easy salmon recipe! <salmon> I'm not… Continue reading Happy Mother’s Day! Cedar Plank Salmon with Strawberry Salsa

20 Minute Meals, Kid Approved, Poultry, Recipes

30 Minute Sheet Tray Chicken Cutlets and Asparagus

Alright so my inspiration for this super simple Sheet Tray Chicken Cutlets and Asparagus came from a book I was flipping through at work called "Sheet Trap Suppers."  The recipe struck my eye because D.J. is always asking for chicken cutlets, and lately he's been on an asparagus kick, so it was the perfect meal… Continue reading 30 Minute Sheet Tray Chicken Cutlets and Asparagus