Archive for March, 2012

Balsamic Roasted Brussels Sprouts

For spring break last week, we took a family vacation to Colorado to do a little skiing.  And ski we did! What I didn’t expect was what wonderful food we’d eat in Vail.  Wow!  The… Read more »

March 29, 2012 | Sides

Creamy Lemon Tortellini


March 27, 2012 | Main Dishes

BBQ Grilled Chicken

I don’t know about you, but spring weather makes me want to grill (and sneeze)! This is my go-to grilled chicken recipe because 1) it’s super easy and 2) the kids absolutely love it. I… Read more »

March 14, 2012 | Main Dishes

Banana Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting

We liked this cake because it’s not too sweet, but sweet enough.  It got even better the next day.  It’s also super easy since you bake it in a 8 inch pan…no layers to frost. … Read more »

March 11, 2012 | Desserts

Rosemary Lemon Vanilla Home Scent

  You know that wonderful smell when you walk into Williams Sonoma?  I like to recreate it at home with this simple recipe.        

March 9, 2012 | Miscellaneous

Veggie Lettuce Wraps

I’ll tell you the truth: my kids didn’t like this dish.  I cooked in secrecy, hoping to hide the tofu.  Didn’t work.  The kids flat out spit it out.  John and I, however, really liked… Read more »

March 9, 2012 | Main Dishes, Sandwiches

Slow Cooker Chicken Burrito Bowl

It’s like a burrito without the tortilla.  Make it Chipotle style and you’ll love it. Alternately, you could make this same recipe into tacos, burritos, or quesadillas..  

March 8, 2012 | Main Dishes

Balsamic Chicken with Mozzarella and Pesto

I love all the flavors in this dish.  I could have done without the cheese, though, because I didn’t think it added very  much, but it certainly ensured the kids ate it. Don’t skip the… Read more »

March 6, 2012 | Main Dishes

Cheesy Monkey Bread Muffins

I made these muffins a few weeks ago and they disappeared so fast I hardly even remember making them! Deliciousness.      

March 3, 2012 | Sides