Crockpot Chilli

Happy Monday! Hope everyone had a fabulous weekend. I’ve been trying to come up with fall dishes for all you lovely peeps, and one dish that just screams fall (and winter) all on its own to me is a good chili. I don’t know why but the heartiness of chili just makes me think about…

Trader Joe’s Quinoa Duo

Happy Foodie Monday! Today I am sharing with you my favorite side dish, and how I use it. As always, I pick things up at Trader Joe’s to give them a try. Yes, yet another Trader Joe’s feature. It really is the most amazing food store. I love it. I wish I could live there. Some of…

Veggie “Fried” Quinoa

Happy Foodie Monday! I really wanted pork fried rice, but I’m trying to be healthy. So I decided to attempt to make Veggie “Fried” Quinoa. I was really excited to try this out. What you’ll need:  1 1/2 cups of TJ’s Organic White Quinoa (rinsed) 1 cup frozen sliced mushrooms 4 oz frozen chopped spinach…

Christmas Menu – Lunch: Stuffed Peppers

The holidays are usually a time when there are lots of parties and visiting friends and family, basically never ending holiday parties all month long, fun, right? (NOT… well it does get old after a few events, but in the spirit of the holidays we do it.) Now my question is, what to make if…

Recipe: Shortcut Chicken Sausage & Peppers

Are you having a party or going to a party and want something quick and delicious to bring? Shortcut sausage and peppers is my go to recipe, and the second best part about this recipe is that you don’t get too many pots and utensils dirty. I usually make it the night before because the…

Recipe: One Pot Meal

Do you hate making a huge mess in your kitchen to cook a meal when you have a million other things going on? Well so do I! That’s why every so often I try to make a one pot meal. All you’ll have to wash is a large pot, wooden spoon, knife, and cutting board….