I don’t have a picture for this one, but if you can imagine wilted spinach — that’s pretty much what this looks like! Anyhow, I wanted to write down this easy almost-not-a-recipe recipe for posterity. I made some flourless chicken piccata that turned out better than I anticipated (even if the parmesan stuck to the… Continue reading Sautéed Spinach with Shallots
I’ve been wanting to try making overnight oats for awhile. Mostly because I spend all my time in the morning doing my makeup ;). Well, when I take the kiddo to school I will spend time making his breakfast. But I sometimes forget to make something for myself. Anyway! I’ve been scouring food blogs for inspiration.… Continue reading Easy Overnight Oats
The most recent issue of the Food Network Magazine had a cover image of some pretty rolls. Upon closer inspection, I saw they were PIZZA ROLLS. The recipe was the last thing in the magazine as their “Name This Dish” feature. It looked so good, I had to try it! Pizza is my favorite food.… Continue reading Pepperoni Pizza Rolls
I just wanted to share the quick and easy breakfast I made this morning. Putting things on toast is a great way to start your day. If you want more ideas, I highly recommend checking out (see what I did there? Librarian joke) Good and Cheap: Eat Well on $4 a Day by Leanne Brown. I… Continue reading Quick Avocado & Tomato Toast
I am still trying to incorporate more veggies in the meals I prepare at home. I’ve been using a new tactic when at the grocery store: buying one ingredient I normally don’t, then challenging myself to use it! Seems simple, right? It’s a bit harder than I thought because I’m buying things I’m not quite… Continue reading Asparagus & Artichoke Casserole
Have you ever thought you were pressed for time in making dinner and started worrying because all you had were chicken thighs? This was me, a few days ago. I know chicken thighs don’t take that long to cook, but coming up with something that isn’t “oh, look, I cooked chicken thighs in a pan.… Continue reading Chicken Parmesan Meatballs
It’s been awhile since I’ve updated. Looking back at the recipes on this blog, I can tell I was happy when I made them. I’m happy now, but I wasn’t too feeling good a few months ago. I was trying to lose more weight using keto. And I was miserable. For those who may not… Continue reading To Be Thin or Happy?