Kielbasa and Pierogies Sheet Pan Meal

Can I see a show of hands for people who are absolutely mad for pierogies? I don’t see how there could be a much more perfect food: mashed potatoes and cheese (or maybe onions) wrapped up in a perfect pasta pocket. Seriously. Pierogies almost reduce my linguistic skills to guttural noises. Uhhhhnnnnnn. For years upon [Read On]

Cajun Blackened Salmon | Quick and Easy Main Dish

  I have a thing for fish. I love it. In fact, I could eat it most nights out of the week. I’m not super picky, I like just about every variety. Not all my kiddos share my adoration of fish dinners, however. Well, unless they’re battered, deep fried, and served with *gag* ketchup, that [Read On]

Spicy Sweet Pulled Pork Empanadas

It’s time for another installment of  “I’m Obsessed with Empanadas”. I’ve made them stuffed with just about everything I can possibly think to stuff in them. The particular empanada recipe I’m sharing today starts with leftover pulled pork.  This pulled pork recipe is perfect because it is already spicy enough. If you don’t have any [Read On]

French Roasted Asparagus, Tuna and Hardboiled Egg Sandwiches | Lenten Friday Recipes

We observe meatless Fridays through Lent. And while that should sound like no biggie, it’s surprisingly difficult for a meat-lovin’ family like ours to commit to one day a week sans meat even if we allow ourselves fish, which we do. For someone who spent nearly seven years as a vegetarian, I’m shockingly lacking in [Read On]

Roasted Mushrooms with Thyme | Make Ahead Mondays

Last week, I posted a picture on Instagram of fifty two ounces of sliced mushrooms and asked, “Does this make anyone else weak in the knees?” Aside from one or two folks who replied that it made them weak in the stomach, most of you appear to be as devoted to mushrooms as I am. [Read On]

Bulk Italian Sausage and Broccoli Sausage Pasta | Make Ahead Mondays

  Have you ever been so intimidated to try making a certain thing in the kitchen that you put it off forever and a day. Then you finally work up the courage to try making it and are stunned to find it ridiculously easy? Such was the story with me and sausage a few years [Read On]

Black Bean and Corn Tacos | 10 Minute Meal

This is Day 2 of our three day Taco series leading up to the Super Bowl. Today’s selection is a lightning fast, super fresh and divinely delicious vegetarian taco that cooks up in under ten minutes. HELLO LOVELY!  Tomorrow’s taco will be most decidedly decadent, so they balance each other out. One thing is certain, [Read On]

One-Pot Creamy Shells and Cheese | Bonus 2-Ingredient Taco Mac Hack

Friends: I’m participating in the 30 Days of Gratitude on the Foodie With Family facebook page. Won’t you join me when you can and share a little or a big something you’re grateful for every day? And if every day is too much in your life right now, how about just whenever you can? Click [Read On]