Roasted Sweet Potato Salad - roasted sweet potatoes, dried cranberries, and sunflower seeds on mixed baby greens.

Roasted Sweet Potato Salad With Kraft Balsamic Vinaigrette

I’m getting so excited for the change of season that is happening all around me. I love Fall… the crisp morning air, the earthy colors, the gathering of loved ones, and of course all the seasonal dishes we enjoy. While I’m looking forward to sharing some more sweet treats with you, I’m so happy to… 

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Soup Collage

Lovely Little Bits & Pieces

Hey Friends! You all won’t believe where I am right now! I’m up in Portland with Pacific Foods for their Pasture to Plate event! Follow along with me on Instagram because this Arizona desert girl is having a blast here! Can’t wait to tell you all about it, but in the meantime here is my monthly Bits and Pieces… 

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Creamy Balsamic Skillet Chicken - Rich, flavorful, boneless chicken thighs served over rice with a creamy balsamic sauce you'll love!

Creamy Balsamic Skillet Chicken

Just so that you can be sure I don’t eat cinnamon rolls ALL the time, I thought I’d better share with you something you would be proud to eat for dinner. Not that I eat cinnamon rolls for dinner, just saying! Have you been properly introduced to my good friend, the boneless skinless chicken thigh? I’m… 

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Overnight Cinnamon Rolls With Cream Cheese Frosting - make them the night before and bake them in the morning!

Overnight Cinnamon Rolls With Cream Cheese Frosting

I feel like a cinnamon roll making machine lately! I have been using the same cinnamon roll recipe for a while now, but I really wanted to see if I could successfully make a few changes that would simplify the recipe and also make it more convenient. My old recipe makes A LOT of cinnamon… 

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Western Bacon Sliders With Fried Cheese Curds - burger + bacon + fried cheese curds = most amazing burger I've ever made!

Western Bacon Sliders With Fried Cheese Curds

A while back I shared a recipe for Homemade Honey BBQ Sauce which I love. Have you tried it yet? I used that beloved BBQ sauce in my BBQ Chicken Taco recipe which are amazing, and I still had a little jar left in the fridge so I decided to make these Western Bacon Sliders. Oh yeah,… 

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Pumpkin Pie Spice Coconut Oil Granola - you'll love how sticky and clumpy this granola is, and it's so easy to make!

Pumpkin Pie Spice Coconut Oil Granola

Little Boy #3 asked me to lay with him as he’s falling asleep tonight. So I’m writing this post snuggled up next to him and I’m watching him try to keep his eyes open. His blinks get heavier and longer as he slowly fades away to dreamland. This kid has some pretty amazing eyelashes, which… 

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Easy Creamy Crockpot Salsa Verde Chicken - 5 simple ingredients + your crockpot = dinner is done!

Easy Creamy Crockpot Salsa Verde Chicken

Don’t you love that feeling you get when 3 o’clock rolls around and you think, “What on earth should I make for dinner?” and then you remember that you actually remembered to throw a little something in the crockpot, turn that little knob to LOW, and then went about your day. YES! I just love it… 

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Mini Baked Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Donuts - perfectly bite-sized and will have you ready for Fall in no time!

Mini Baked Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Donuts

I’m so excited that Fall is officially almost here! I’m looking forward to the cozy feeling it brings, the cooler weather, and letting out all the PUMPKIN recipes that have been swirling around in my brain for the last couple of months. Open the floodgates – hope you are ready for this! If you aren’t in… 

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Pita Chip Fried Zucchini-5

Pita Chip Fried Zucchini

A couple weeks ago I had one big daddy of a zucchini in my fridge and a hankering for fried zucchini. It was lunch time and I thought, I’m just going to live a little and skip my usual green smoothie and give into my cravings. So I had my heart set on it when… 

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Easy Chicken Parmesan With Toasted Panko - classic Chicken Parmesan flavor made easier with a tasty shortcut!

Easy Chicken Parmesan With Toasted Panko

This recipe has me pretty excited because I’ve found a way to make Chicken Parmesan easy! My family lOvEd this dish, and I know I will be adding it to our list of regulars because EASY + HEALTHY + FAST + YUMMY = WINNER. Even though we’ve always loved the traditional Chicken Parmesan, I haven’t… 

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