All posts in: Main Dishes

Chipotle and Chili Quinoa Pilaf

This weekend I had the great opportunity to attend the Arkansas Women Bloggers Conference in Little Rock.  I got to hang out with some really cool women, learn a lot, and have fun.  One of… Read more »

September 9, 2013 | Main Dishes, Sides

Crispy Baked Chicken Tenders

This one is always a winner with the kids.  They are so crispy, and not fried!  The secret to getting them really crispy and brown is to toast the crumbs (that’s CORNFLAKE crumbs!) before coating… Read more »

September 3, 2013 | Main Dishes

Grilled Bruschetta Chicken

If you’ve been reading this blog for any time at all, then you know how much I love tomatoes. They are my favorite food.  This Farmers’ Market Tomato Bruschetta is what I like to make… Read more »

August 20, 2013 | Main Dishes

Quick Pantry Marinara

Have you ever found yourself without anything planned for dinner?  Have you ever been out of milk, eggs, bread, cereal,  AND chicken nuggets all at the same time?  Yeah, me neither.  But….if this situation were… Read more »

August 7, 2013 | Main Dishes

Lazy Mushroom Risotto

So I got a gorgeous Le Creuset French Oven in the mail a few months ago, and after I jumped up and down like a little girl, I got right to cooking! I mean, this… Read more »

July 25, 2013 | Main Dishes, Sides

Swedish Meatballs

These Swedish Meatballs are better than IKEA meatballs because 1) they don’t contain any horse meat and 2) they don’t contain horse meat.  Sorry,  you don’t get a cute Swedish flag stuck into your serving,… Read more »

June 22, 2013 | Main Dishes

Herb Butter Grilled Pork Tenderloin

I love grilling at home because 1) it’s quick and 2) John usually does it so it’s less work for me.  Yay for being lazy! We’ve been eating a ton of fish lately, so the… Read more »

June 4, 2013 | Featured, Main Dishes

Meatless Monday: Rosemary Balsamic Grilled Portabellas

Just the mention of the word “mushroom” strikes fear in my children.  We’ve told them so many times NOT to eat the mushrooms in the yard because they will throw up and die, that they… Read more »

June 3, 2013 | Main Dishes

Easy Cajun Blackened Tilapia

It’s hard to talk about food today in light of the devastation in Oklahoma.   I encourage you to donate to the Red Cross right now.  Text  REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation…. Read more »

May 21, 2013 | Main Dishes
Chicken and Black Bean Bowl

Black Bean and Chicken Bowl

Nachos are a favorite quick meal in our house.  Who doesn’t like tortilla chips and cheese?  In an effort to be a little healthier, I replaced the store bought chips with a homemade baked version,… Read more »

May 14, 2013 | Main Dishes