Chili with Caramelized Onion Cornbread

Chili with Caramelized Onion Cornbread

I heart caramelized onions. I adore the flavor and I especially love the way they make the house smell when they are caramelizing. Its a tossup between caramelizing onions and roasting garlic. Jury is still out on that one. So I'm teaming up with Formula 409 and their 'America's Love Affair with Grease' campaign...helping home chefs see that a messy meal isn't worth … [Read more...]

Veggie “Fried Quinoa”

Veggie Fried Quinoa

Stovetop Confession. The other night I was making chicken and potatoes in the Dutch oven. (Similar to this.) I got it all started, set the lid on top and walked away to help Ryan finish up his math homework. But before I walked away, I forgot to turn the dial down to medium-low. And won't ya know....10 minutes later my nose caught wind of a smell that should never come from … [Read more...]

20 Meals for $150 – The Original Meal Plan in The Series

Add to Cart ~ 20 Meals from Costco for $150 Printables

Do you struggle with meal planning? Or shopping at the warehouse stores and end up with ingredients sitting in the pantry, or even worse...having to through out produce when it goes bad? I've got just the solution for you with this original (first ever!) 20 meals for $150 plan. For months I found myself playing this game of "mix and match" with ingredients from Costco and … [Read more...]

Quinoa Soft Tacos

Quinoa Soft Tacos A

Move on over beef and chicken...there's a new protein in Soft Taco Town...Quinoa! Everyone at our dinner table is a fan of quinoa...one more reluctantly than the others. Tyler wasn't quite convinced about this new ingredient in his tortilla, but I was able to convince him that it was like "tiny rice" and he took a bite, then another, and so on. Then he made me giggle by … [Read more...]