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Delicious homemade chicken crispers with creamy honey mustard sauce

Copycat Chili’s Chicken Crispers

It never ceases to amaze my husband how much money American’s spend on food and going out to eat. Growing up in Switzerland, they never went out to eat unless it was a very special occasion or a birthday. My family on the other hand would visit Chili’s almost once a week for dinner. Now, […]

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Lamb and Mushroom Puff Pastry Triangles

Easy Lamb and Mushroom Puff Pastry Triangles

Can you believe that the holidays are almost completely over?!? I can’t! It came and went so quickly. Now from what I am seeing on Facebook, most people are really looking forward to saying goodbye to 2016 and eager for the fresh start in 2017. We had a great year and are looking to continue […]

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Herb Crusted Boneless Leg of Lamb

Herb Crusted Boneless Leg of Lamb

Lamb is one of my favorite proteins. It is rich in flavor and extremely versatile, and packed with health benefits. A big part of getting a good cut of lamb, is knowing where it comes from. With Mountain States Rosen Company, you can ensure that your food comes from healthy breeds of sheep raised by […]

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Pesto Salmon with Spinach Garlic Quinoa

Pesto Salmon with Spinach Garlic Quinoa

‘Tis the season for busy! With the holidays just around the corner, our minds are focused on the big meal, not dinner! I don’t know about you, but when I am prepping for Thanksgiving, my family always suffers. After cooking all day for my upcoming Friendsgiving this weekend, I am so tired and cooked out by […]

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Jalapeño Popper Cheeseburgers

Jalapeño Popper Cheeseburgers

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias The following content is intended for readers who are 21 or older. I am pretty sure that there is nothing better on a hot summer day than a cold Heineken, juicy burger, and being surrounded by friends. […]

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Chipotle Beans and Taco Salads

Chipotle Beans and Taco Salads

Thank you Vons, Albertsons, and Pavillions, for sponsoring this post. Check out the new Signature family of brands from Vons, Albertsons, you and Pavillions,, with more than 4,000 Signature products available and a 100% money-back guarantee. With the end of the year fast approaching, I think I am finally able to say that I getting […]

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Quick and Easy Indian Spiced Dinner

Quick and Easy Indian Spiced Dinner

Making dinner every night can become extremely repetitive. When you have kids and are dealing with homework, sports, bath time, etc, by the end of the night our goal is to simply get food on the table. I reserve the elaborate cooking for the weekends. The nice thing about simple meals, such as ground beef […]

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Enchiladas Healthified

Enchiladas Healthified

Between the holidays and tailgating parties, many calories will be consumed. In an effort to not gain 5,000 pounds, I try to keep weeknight meals light and easy. These enchiladas are one of my favorite meals. I combine cooked chicken with Sabra Creamy Greek Yogurt Dip and some cheese. This keeps the inside of the […]

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#Ad Teriyaki Glazed Cornish Hens

#Ad Teriyaki Glazed Cornish Hens

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #JuicyGrilledCornish #CollectiveBias One of my favorite meals growing up was Teriyaki Glazed Cornish Game Hens. I have an uncle who is an ah-mazing cook, and this was one of his specialties. We always knew that when we were […]

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Teriyaki Grilled Burgers

Teriyaki Grilled Burgers

Anyone that has met my husband and has seen him interact with me and our children agrees that I hit the jackpot the day that I married him. He is truly the most amazing man I have ever met. Not only is he beautiful on the outside (oh yah and he speaks French) he is […]

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Greek Salmon Pasta and a Giveaway!!!

Greek Salmon Pasta and a Giveaway!!!

This post has been sponsored by Kitchen-Play and Litehouse Foods.  A few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to attend the Natural Products Expo. This is one of my favorite shows to attend because it is so big! With thousands of products and brands under one roof, it is a great time to try new […]

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Cilantro Lime Chicken Salad

Cilantro Lime Chicken Salad

Are you bloated with fried cheesy food from the weekend? Are you craving healthy light spring like salads like me? Well look no further, I have got a glorious Cilantro Lime Chicken Salad that is healthy AND delicious! There are a few benefits to paying an exorbitant “sunshine” tax here in California. The first is […]

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Barbecue Ribs

Barbecue Ribs

For Christmas this year my wonderful husband surprised me with a new grill! Since having received it, I have used it at least 4 nights a week, regardless of the weather.  I have always been a huge fan of barbecuing and have become quite good at it! Let’s just say the my first year of […]

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Gold Fish Crusted Chicken Nuggets

Golfish Crackers Crusted Chicken Nuggets

This post has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GoldfishMix #CollectiveBias Have you ever found yourself in the middle of a recipe, only to realize you did not have one of the key ingredients. It happens to me all the time, especially at dinner time! The last […]

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Bacon Cheddar Mashed Potato Pancakes #TasteTheSeason #CollectiveBias

Bacon Cheddar Mashed Potato Pancakes #TasteTheSeason #CollectiveBias

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TastetheSeason #CollectiveBias I love Thanksgiving, and begin preparations for it at least a month in advance. Between the mental prepping, shopping, cooking and cleaning, by the time the meal is served I am pooped. Usually I barely eat […]

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Healthy Cauliflower Spaghetti Carbonara

Healthy Cauliflower Spaghetti Carbonara

  This year, Birds Eye has partnered with Melissa d’Arabian, celebrity chef, mom of four, and host of FoodNetwork.com’s web series The Picky Eaters Project, to make a difference and help moms with the dinnertime dilemma. Everyone knows it can be tough to get a balanced meal on the table every day and we’re here […]

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Broccoli and Cheddar Twice Baked Potatoes

Broccoli and Cheddar Twice Baked Potatoes

Whether you are cooking for Monday night football or just need a quick healthy meal, these Broccoli and Cheddar Twice Baked Potatoes are great.  Serve as an appetizer or with a side salad for a wonderful vegetarian meal. Also perfect for “Meatless Mondays!” What I love about twice baked potatoes is that most of the […]

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30 Minute Yellow Chicken Curry

30 Minute Yellow Chicken Curry

I mentioned in my last post that I was able to get away on Saturday and have some me time away from the kids. I was lucky enough to have been invited to a Mini Taste of Downtown that day. Along with a few other bloggers and a few gals from McFarlane Productions, we hit […]

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Tuna Enchiladas #BumbleBeeB2S

Tuna Enchiladas #BumbleBeeB2S

I don’t know about you but I welcomed back to school with open arms. However, it is somewhat bittersweet. With back to school also comes after school activities and sports which means little time in the evenings to prepare a hearty, healthy meal. I often find myself scrambling to figure something out for dinner which […]

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Drunken Chicken or Pollo Borracho

Drunken Chicken or Pollo Borracho

Someone told me about Drunken Chicken years ago, and I never got it out of my head. Thank goodness because man was I missing out. I always seem to overcook my bird in the oven and it turns out dry. Even the roasted chickens at the store can be dry, or undercooked which means you […]

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