Ramen with Fall Veggies

I forgot how much better I feel when I eat vegetarian! I am super spunky and have loads of energy! Don’t worry; I haven’t abandoned meat. I will still eat bacon, chicken (fried nuggets are my favorite), and as much seafood as I can. I am still eating pork and beef as well, just limiting…

Vegan Asparagus and Chickpea Fettuccine with Tomato Butter

I am notorious for watching, reading, and changing recipes. I love the idea of taking someone’s idea, and making it my own. Sometimes I am good and follow it if I have all the ingredients. Sometimes I improvise and use what I have when I want to make something similar to what I see. Sometimes…

Seitan Stir Fry with Cauliflower Rice

I don’t know if a lot of you know this, but I used to be a vegetarian; a vegan even! 13 years of vegetarianism with 3 years of those being vegan, I learned to love all veggies, fruits, and different types of fake meats (but vegan cheese was not very good at all). It has…

French Toast Kinda Morning

My girls recently said their daddy made better French Toast because his was plain and mind was too fancy. So I made “plain” French toast this morning with white bread The batter was 8 eggs, about a cup of milk, a couple tablespoons of vanilla, and my secret weapon, freshly grated nutmeg. I cooked each…

Leftover Loving- Chicken Cordon Bleu Baked Pasta

So the other night, Becca and I made some Chicken Cordon Bleu . Sometimes I bread them or wrap them in bacon, but this time it was simple. Becca pounded out 3 chicken breasts, rolled up with ham and Swiss cheese coated with olive oil and seasoned with salt and pepper, and baked at 350…

Baked Stuffed Chicken Parmesan

Hey friends! Thanks for sticking with me! This has been a very challenging start to the new school year. Lots of adjustments… two different times for cheer (elementary and middle school have different practice times), hubby has a newish job as a pilot where he is out of town a lot more, lots of new…

Tomato Braised Pork and Potatoes

Hey guys! It seems like forever since I have blogged. Today was game day, but I still managed to get a yummy meal on the table for dinner. I went to my youngest one’s game this week and then came home to help her do homework, clean the kitchen, and cook a yummy meal for…

Friday Faves

Been a while since I have checked in. LOTS of busy days and nights. I thought I would share a few of my favorite things this week in an episode of Friday Faves… You guys know how much I love pineapple on my pizza, which is very controversial. Here is a great story that might…

Vegan Veggie Wrap

Avocado, Arugula, Carrots, and Tiger Stripped Tomatoes on a Sun-dried Tomato Tortilla