Recipe: Cranberry Mini Meat Loaves {Easy & Kid-Friendly!}

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Ingredients: Meatloaf: 2 lbs. ground beef 3/4 cup bread crumbs 1 can cranberry sauce 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce 1 package Lipton Onion Dry Mix Sauce: 2 tablespoons honey 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce 2 tablespoons BBQ Sauce Directions: Spray muffin pan with non-stick cooking spray Mix meatloaf ingredients together Shape into balls and place into muffin pan Mix sauce […]

Recipe: Barbecue Chicken Packets

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Barbecue Chicken Packets Ingredients: 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts 2 cups     Barbecue Sauce 1 pkg. (10 oz.) frozen corn 2 cups chopped bell peppers Directions: HEAT grill to medium-high heat. SPRAY aluminium foil sheets. PLACE 1 chicken breast in center of each of 4 large sheets heavy-duty foil; top with remaining ingredients. FOLD each foil sheet to make packet.  I then wrapped […]

Recipe: Loaded Baked Potato Salad {No Mayo}

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Loaded Baked Potato Salad Ingredients: 1 whole bag of Potatoes (I used Tasteful Selections because they are small and easy to work with) 1/2 bunch green onions 8 ounces shredded cheddar cheese 1 cup sour cream 1 cup plain Greek yogurt 1/2 cup real crumbled bacon (I used the pre-packed crumbles but you could could it fresh […]

Recipe: Tilapia With Tomatoes and Olives

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Tilapia With Tomato and Olives Ingrediants: 2-4 tablespoons olive oil 1 onion, chopped 2 tomatoes, diced 4 Tilapia fillets 1/4 cup chopped pitted black olives (I used two small cans I had already chopped) 2 teaspoons thyme (I used the spice, but fresh Thyme would probably be better) Optional: Salt and pepper to taste Directions: […]

Recipe: Tomato Mozzarella Sandwich on Hawaiian Bread

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Tomato Mozzarella Sandwich on Hawaiian Bread Ingredients: King’s Hawaiian Sandwich bread (or use any of their products if you can’t find it yet – the sweetness of the bread is a perfect compliment) Roma tomatoes (I use this kind because they aren’t as slimy and more firm) Mozzarella Fresh Basil Balsamic Vinagerette Dressing

Recipe: Pancake Bacon Sticks

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Pancake Bacon Sticks Ingredients: Pancake mix (whatever you would normally use) Bacon Directions: Prepare pancake mix as you normally would, set aside. Cook bacon as you normally would. Drizzle pancake batter on hot griddle, place cooked strip of bacon on it and then drizzle some more pancake batter on it. Cook pancakes as you normally […]

Recipe: Blue Cheese Potato Salad

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Blue Cheese Potato Salad Ingredients: 1 whole bag of small potatoes (I used Sunrise Melody from Tasteful Selections but I am sure any variety would be fine) 1/2 bunch green onions 4 ounces blue cheese crumbles 1 cup sour cream 1 cup plain Greek yogurt 1/2 cup real crumbled bacon (I used the pre-packed crumbles but […]

Recipe: Blue Cheese Coleslaw

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Blue Cheese Coleslaw Ingredients: 1 whole bag of coleslaw (I used the pre-mixed stuff) 1/2 bunch green onions 4 ounces blue cheese crumbles 1 cup sour cream 1 cup plain Greek yogurt 1/2 cup real crumbled bacon (I used the pre-packed crumbles but you could could it fresh and crumble it yourself) Olive oil Directions: Dice all […]

Recipe: Mini Oreo Cakes

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Okay so this one is not really a cake but hey anything with frosting can be considered a cake, right?  My youngest son has egg and nut allergies so for his birthday I decided to combine three of his favorite things:  Oreos and frosting and sprinkles.  Yes I have made egg/nut free cakes before but […]