Category: In The Kitchen

Chicken And Sweet Potato Breakfast Bake

Pesto Chicken And Sweet Potato Breakfast Bake

I actually made this for dinner one night so I could get Paul’s opinion. He goes to work so early in the morning that his breakfast usually includes a Starbucks coffee and nothing else. He loved it and turns out, it makes great leftovers for breakfast the next day! (more…)

Skillet Gnocchi With Spinach And White Beans

Love these little mystery things!
Love these little mystery things!

I thought gnocchi was some type of potato but I found it next to the boxed spaghetti so… Yeah, I don’t know. I love these little things but have never tried making them myself until now. (more…)

Super Easy Pasta Pesto

This recipe is fast, easy, and cheap! Plus it makes for great leftovers.
This recipe is fast, easy, and cheap! Plus it makes for great leftovers.

We love eating pasta when I’m feeling a little lazy in the kitchen or I’m looking for something cheap to mix in the week’s menu. Lately however, any type of red sauce has made me really sick so I’m discovering my love of a good basil pesto sauce! You can choose to homemake it, which would taste a bit better, but I went the lazy route and picked up a jar of it at my local Vons. (more…)

Cheeseburger Pasta

If it isn't paired with rice, I love to pair with a simple spinach salad!
If it isn’t paired with rice, I love to pair with a simple spinach salad!

If Savannah had her way we would be eating macaroni and cheese every single night. Macaroni and cheese is her absolute favorite. Actually, anything with cheese is her favorite. (A child after my own heart!) I love this dish because it’s so simple to make and it’s also very cheap. (more…)

California Chicken

One of my personal favorite chicken dishes!
One of my personal favorite chicken dishes!

 

Savannah is by no means a picky eater but she does draw the line at leafy stuff, which is totally understandable at her age. I sometimes worry about how low her veggie intake is. She loves cherry tomatoes but that’s pretty much all she gets on a consistent basis. (more…)

Chicken Artichoke Skillet

Chicken Artichoke Skillet

Paul and I love artichokes so I’m always looking for ways to add them to our meals. I found this recipe¬†HERE¬†but made a few tweaks to it. Hope you enjoy! (more…)