20 Minute Meals, Kid Approved, Meatless Mondays, One-Dish Meals, Pasta, Recipes

One-Pot Pasta Primavera

I love one pot meals!  How can you not?  To make this easy Pasta Primavera, just toss everything in the pot, let it boil while tossing around the ingredients, and in about 15 minutes, you'll have perfectly cooked pasta and veggies. I'm not gonna lie, I was a little nervous at first when making this… Continue reading One-Pot Pasta Primavera

Creamy Chicken Broccoli and Bacon Pasta
20 Minute Meals, Kid Approved, Pasta, Pork, Poultry, Preschool, Recipes

A 30 Minute Kid Friendly Dinner For Busy Weeknights! Creamy Chicken, Broccoli and Bacon Pasta

A 30 minute kid-friendly dinner with pasta, cheese AND bacon.  What’s not to love?  Creamy Chicken, Broccoli and Bacon Pasta is a recipe that will have everyone coming back for seconds! This was a last minute recipe inspired by Anthony.  D.J. surprised me with a date night, and I needed to make dinner for him… Continue reading A 30 Minute Kid Friendly Dinner For Busy Weeknights! Creamy Chicken, Broccoli and Bacon Pasta

Pasta, Recipes, Vegetarian & Vegan

30 Minute Meal – Pasta with Hot Chile Pepper Pesto, Zucchini & White Beans Recipe | Vegetarian Dinner Idea

I can't recall if the original version of this recipe came from Food Network magazine, or from Rachael Ray, or what, but it looked delicious, and I had to try it.  This dish perfect for a weeknight meal, t is hearty and is ready in less than 30 minutes.  We were busy last weekend and… Continue reading 30 Minute Meal – Pasta with Hot Chile Pepper Pesto, Zucchini & White Beans Recipe | Vegetarian Dinner Idea

Breads, Pizza & Sandwiches, Kid Approved, Pasta, Recipes, Salads

Pizza Pasta Salad Recipe

I made this one for a picnic lunch I sent with my older kiddos at school.  It's great because there is no mayo, so it can sit in the cooler without a lot of worry.  I would suggest buying mini-pepperoni's instead of cutting regular sized ones.  But, the regular size were the only ones available… Continue reading Pizza Pasta Salad Recipe

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30 Day Paleo Challenge Recipes

A friend of mine is doing the 30 day paleo challenge.  We have been eating pretty much paleo for the past few months, and I have learned a few things along the way.  Since she knew how well we were doing on the new "diet", and how much better we have felt, she asked for… Continue reading 30 Day Paleo Challenge Recipes