Kid Approved, Pasta, Recipes

Homemade Manicotti in 35 Minutes

Homemade Manicotti in 35 minutes! You’ll be wondering why you’ve never made it from scratch before once you see how easy it is to make!  In this post, I am going to show you how to make the crepes in my very first video, and assemble the Manicotti. Manicotti is one of our favorite things… Continue reading Homemade Manicotti in 35 Minutes

Basics, Breads, Pizza & Sandwiches, Recipes

Make Your Own Takeout: Pizza

Who doesn't love pizza? There is nothing quite like a hot slice of pizza right out of the oven, and once you see how easy it is to make at home, you'll forget all about delivery. If you’re like most of us, you spend way too much money eating out.  And, eating out, or ordering… Continue reading Make Your Own Takeout: Pizza

20 Minute Meals, Back To School, Recipes

Homemade Pizza Lunchables

School is back in session!  If you know what happened to summer, please let me know!  As a kid there was nothing better then getting a Pizza Lunchable in your lunchbox, and not much has changed for kids today.  Whenever Anthony sees the Lunchables at the grocery store he asks for one, and most of… Continue reading Homemade Pizza Lunchables

20 Minute Meals, Back To School, Recipes

Fun Ideas For English Muffins

I love english muffins.  The way the butter and peanut butter gets into the holes, and the crunch make for one delicious bite.  Although english muffins make a great breakfast or after school snack, peanut butter and jelly on an english muffin can get boring.  We also use english muffins for English Muffin Pizzas. They… Continue reading Fun Ideas For English Muffins

20 Minute Meals, Back To School, Recipes

Everything’s Better On A Stick – PB&J Kabobs

With the new school year upon us, it's time to make school lunches again.  And, it doesn't take long until the kids are complaining that they don't want certain things for lunch anymore.  That's not the case for you though!  Take the ordinary PB&J and turn it into the extraordinary by turning it into a… Continue reading Everything’s Better On A Stick – PB&J Kabobs

Appetizers, Game Day Food, Recipes

8 Last Minute Game Day Recipes for Preseason Kickoff!

Preseason Football officially starts tonight, and to say that we're excited in our house is an understatement! It's a split household between the Denver Broncos and New York Jets.  Who is your favorite NFL team? Preseason Football also marks the start of Game Day Food and Drinks!  I love foods that are small bites, and… Continue reading 8 Last Minute Game Day Recipes for Preseason Kickoff!

20 Minute Meals, Poultry, Recipes

Make Your Own Takeout: Sesame Chicken and Rice

Craving your favorite Sesame Chicken take out?  Put down the takeout menu, or close that app on your phone and make it homemade! Eating out, or ordering in is expensive.  Especially if you have a big family, or teenage boys.  This is why we make our own takeout when we have a craving for something.… Continue reading Make Your Own Takeout: Sesame Chicken and Rice

20 Minute Meals, Basics, How To Cook For Beginners, Kid Approved, Recipes, Technique Tuesday

InstantPot Rice 101

Learn how to cook the perfect rice in your InstantPot in 6 easy steps. My InstantPot is quickly becoming my favorite kitchen appliance.  There is just so many ways to use the InstantPot from cooking Rice to serve as a side dish, hard-boiling eggs, or to cooking the main course.  It's a pretty handy little… Continue reading InstantPot Rice 101

teriyaki chicken foil pack
20 Minute Meals, Grilling, Poultry, Recipes

Teriyaki Chicken Foil Packs

Teriyaki Chicken Foil Packs are an easy and delicious meal for a busy weeknight or camping.  The foil packs are filled with chicken, vegetables and a homemade teriyaki sauce.  Toss them on the grill and serve with rice or noodles. We went camping a couple weeks ago with some family, and I made these Teriyaki… Continue reading Teriyaki Chicken Foil Packs