October 2015

10 posts

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  This is the easiest week night meal and your family and friends will think that you slaved over it! The Cheese actually asked me what the special occasion was. It’s me, Cheese, it’s me.    Let’s get started so you can make this already… jeez.  Start by pre-heating your oven to 400 degrees.  In …
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This cheese sauce works for sooo many dishes. You can pour it over cooked pasta to make macaroni and cheese, drizzle it over nachos, or incorporate it into a casserole like Cheesy Turkey Casserole!  Start by melting 2 TB of butter. When the butter is melted, add 2 TB of flour. Whisk the flour into …
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  This meal is perfect if you want Friday night Chinese food take-out, but not all those greasy calories that go with it. This meal is super quick and easy and has SO much flavor. Serve it over brown rice for a complete meal and a perfect start to your weekend! 
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My husband, The Cheese and I have a sweet, southern friend from south Georgia who always ends up at our house for dinner. While I am often feeding him things he has never heard of, or dared to try, I tried this out on him the other night and it was a sure winner. Between our …
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These bowls are a ridiculously easy way to eat healthy, and get your veggies, protein and fiber in one dish. Best part: The leftovers taste even better.  Start by placing 4 chicken breasts in a crock pot. I didn’t add anything to them, just the 4 chicken breasts all alone. Set your crock pot on …
Hello to all my amazing followers! I wanted to let you know that I recently transferred to a WordPress.org, self-hosted site. Everything is the same, but the folks who have followed me on WordPress.com will now only see new posts in their Readers and won’t receive email notifications unless they also subscribe to my new self-hosted site. To get …
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Oh. My. Amazing.   If you are seriously embracing the fall season, like someone I know (me), then I have two words for you. Make this. This recipe represents every fall flavor you could think of, and was 100% approved by The Cheese (my hubby). He loved this one.  I find that acorn squash is so …
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Grilled butternut squash and carrots over greens with pine nuts and dried cranberries. Need I say more? Healthy, easy to make and just packed with flavor.  Boom. Trifecta. Now eat this.    I got these baby butternut squashes at my grocery store.              I mean, how cute are these little puppies. If you are using …
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Have I mentioned it’s fall? Because it is. So, bring on the squash!  For a perfect light fall dinner, or appetizer, just imagine tangy basil pesto spread between layers of tender squash and topped with warm, roasty toasty tomatoes, garlic and a sprinkling of pine nuts. Now stop imagining and make this! It was so …
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