Caprese Bruschetta

Sliced french bread smeared in olive oil, minced garlic, topped with burrata, tomatoes, and basil cooked under the broiler for about 6 minutes topped with some balsamic glaze (or thickened balsamic vinaigrette- mine was bought, but you can just add regular balsamic or use this recipe, which is delicious.)

What can I do with this?

I had leftover mozzarella sticks, and I needed to use them before they went bad. I don’t like food waste. I recently almost cried when my green olives had mold growing on them. I did cry when the last of my cherries were all rotten. When the last 2 of my English muffins had mold,…

Mommy’s Choice

Monday I had a night with my girls, so after I picked Becca up from Cheer, I decided we were going  out to dinner. I chose Opa, one of our Mediterranean faves. Avgolemono Soup (Lemon and Chicken)   Falafel, hummus,  taziki Tonight was my choice as well…Oven roasted Chicken Thighs and Legs—-375 for an hour or…

Linguine and Clams

Happy Friday!!! So earlier in the week when I made my meal plan, I asked the girls if they would rather order pizza or me make something for dinner on Friday night. They wanted to know what I might make, so I took the risk and said pasta with clams. They wanted clams. I even…

Crockpot Spaghetti Squash

Evening guys! I thought I would share this amazing tip… cook spaghetti squash in your crock pot! I saw this tip the other day on TV, and I just had to test it out! Crockpot Spaghetti Squash Ingredients 1 large spaghetti squash 1 cup low-sodium chicken stock, vegetable stock or water Directions With a sharp…

Mom Night In!!!!

Hey guys! I had a pretty awesome day with the family. We all went to the circus. It was great and we all had fun together! Last night, I was supposed to go to dinner with a couple of friends, but it fell through. No worries, though. We will catch up soon. I had a…

Easy Green Chili, Bean, and Cheese Burritos

5 ingredient Easy Meal… Tortilla, refried beans, cheese, green chilies, and enchilada sauce… Put some enchilada sauce on the bottom of your pan. Start layering…tortilla, beans, cheese, chilies…fold, etc. Top with enchilada sauce and more cheese… Bake at 350 for 25 minutes or until the cheese it nice and bubbly… Eating up all the chips…

Mom’s Night In- Pizza

Happy Friday everyone! I had an awesome first week with my 6th graders! They are amazing; smart, sweet, and full of enthusiasm! Love each and every one! My school is pretty amazing this year, and I am glad to be back to work. I LOVE having my summer (June and July only) to spend with…