July 25, 2014

Recipe: Grandma’s Baci Lasagne

baci lasagna

This post is part of a social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group™ and Barilla, but all my opinions are my own. #pmedia #JoytotheTable  http://cmp.ly/3/8vNxcO. Many of the memories I have of my grandmother are centered around food. Her making sandwiches for us after … [Read more...]

Recipe: Very Veggie Shepherd’s Pie

Shepherd's Pie

I grew up on casseroles. There were 5 kids in my family and a casserole was a one dish wonder that could feed us all. To this day, casseroles are a total comfort food for me and with 4 kids of my own, I love how simple they make it to get dinner on the table. My mom is from England and one of the … [Read more...]

Recipe: Steak and Bell Pepper Pizza with A1 Tomato Sauce

Steak Pizza

We love making homemade pizza at my house. For one thing, it's cheaper, and I'm always looking for ways to save money -- but I also love that I can control the ingredients. That means I can use high quality ingredients without any extra additives and I can customize pizza to suit my families … [Read more...]

#CansGetYouCooking – Simple Taco Soup


Disclosure: This is a sponsored post for "Cans Get you Cooking" as part of my participation in the Mom It Forward Blogger Network, however, as always, all opinions are my own.  It's no secret that I'm often short on time. I try and avoid processed foods but I still need to be able to get a … [Read more...]

Ultimate Steak Sauce with Mushrooms and Caramelized Onions


I love a good steak but this recipe is all about the steak sauce. A few years ago I was introduced to a delicious recipe for a creamy steak sauce filled with mushrooms and onions, but it used a canned cream soup. I've since learned how really awful canned cream soup really is for you . . . or … [Read more...]