April 4th, 2017

Spring Minestrone with Tortellini

Even though the weather is warming up  here in Colorado, I know we've still got a few cold, snowy days in our future, and this Spring Minestrone with Tortellini is the perfect soup for serving this time of year.I always like to have a few lighter spring soup recipes handy, and this one is ... Read More

March 28th, 2017

Lemon Olive Oil Linguine with Chicken and Asparagus

Thank you Barilla for sponsoring this post. All opinions shared are my own. Being a mom to three teenage boys means having a repertoire of quick and easy recipes that are both wholesome and delicious. This Lemon Olive Oil Linguine with Chicken and Asparagus is one of those meals I can have on the ... Read More

March 17th, 2017

Tex Mex White Chicken Spaghetti

Any time I can serve a dish that combines pasta, cheese and chicken, it's bound to be a hit at my house. This Tex Mex White Chicken Spaghetti was no exception. Everyone loved it and came back for seconds!Rotel tomatoes, chili powder, cumin and cayenne give this savory pasta dish it's Tex Mex ... Read More

February 20th, 2017

Easy Chicken Enchilada Skillet

I know I've stumbled upon recipe gold when my kids take one bite and say, "This is really good!" And that's exactly what happened when I served this Easy Chicken Enchilada Skillet for dinner. Not only did it go immediately into the regular recipe rotation, this is a meal I can see us eating every ... Read More

October 13th, 2016

King Ranch Chicken Soup

I am so glad that soup weather is finally here. First of all, soup is total comfort food, if you ask me. And most soup recipes are pretty quick and easy to put together. Which makes soup a pretty great solution for feeding my family on chilly fall evenings. And this King Ranch Chicken Soup is a ... Read More

September 23rd, 2016

Thai Pork Ramen

Whenever I make a pork roast, I always seem to have leftovers. Not quite enough to feed my family tacos or burritos with the next night though. Which means I'm always struggling to figure out how to use it up.Enter this Thai Pork Ramen! It's the perfect way to use up leftover pork, because ... Read More

September 19th, 2016

Cheesy Beefaroni Soup

I'm starting to feel a chill in the air in the evening, which means soup weather is just around the corner! And this Cheesy Beefaroni Soup is always a hit with kids and grown-ups alike!Think of this a loaded tomato soup, and you'll understand why it's such comfort food. In fact, it almost begs ... Read More

August 12th, 2016

Shrimp Sheet Pan Fajitas

I love ordering a big platter of sizzling fajitas when I go to a Mexican restaurant, but I don't make them at home very often. Or I should say, I didn't, until I discovered sheet pan fajitas. They are so easy to make and can be done with beef, chicken, or our family's favorite--Shrimp Sheet Pan ... Read More

July 11th, 2016

Orange Maple Glazed Salmon

Whenever I shop at Costco, I always pick up some of their salmon. It's a great deal, and enough to feed my house full of hungry boys--all of whom just so happen to love salmon! So I'm always looking for new ways to prepare it, and this Orange Maple Glazed Salmon is a new favorite.The combination ... Read More

June 9th, 2016

Penne with Spinach, Sausage and Swiss (Gluten Free)

When it comes to eating gluten-free, I don't need to, but honestly, I feel so much better when I do. I recently served this Penne with Spinach, Sausage and Swiss to my family, and no one even noticed that I'd switched up our regular pasta with Barilla® Gluten Free Penne.This hearty pasta skillet ... Read More