Linguine Aglio e Olio with Shrimp and Artichoke Hearts

The title sounds fancy schmancy, doesn’t it? Actually, this is one of the easiest pasta dishes you’ll ever make. Linguine Aglio e Olio simply means linguine with garlic and oil. I add a little white wine and lime juice to finish off the sauce. The shrimp and artichoke hearts add extra flavor to the Linguine […]

Italian Sausage Rigatoni

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PickedAtPeak #CollectiveBias When I was growing up, my mom and dad would plant a huge garden every spring. During harvest time, I would walk out to the garden, pick a fresh tomato, rub it on my shorts, and […]

Easy Grilled Ribs and Secret Dry Rub Recipe

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HogWildThrowdown #CollectiveBias My husband is the grilling king! We use our grill year round, but it really gets a workout during the summer. When it comes to grilling, I serve as the sous chef, but it never stops me […]

Grilled Rosemary Veal Chops and Arugula Salad

This post is sponsored by Cedar Springs Veal. All opinions are my own.  Once warm weather arrives, I pretty much ditch the oven in favor of stovetop cooking or grilling outside. I turn to light, delicious meals that can be prepared in less than 30 minutes. My Grilled Rosemary Veal Chops and Arugula Salad with […]

Italian Dinner Party Ideas, Recipes and More

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #STOUFFERSGOODNESS #CollectiveBias There’s nothing I love better than having the entire family over for dinner at least once a week. I love the laughter, the togetherness and spending time with the grandkids. The grown kids still argue over who […]

Spicy Pork Tenderloin & Flavor Full Sides

My husband is a meat and potatoes man. Whenever I do meatless Mondays, he tries to be such a trooper. But when you’ve been married as long as I have, you can read your spouse’s mind without him saying a single word. My husband hated veggies when he was growing up and when we got […]

Spinach Cheese Tortellini & 3 Cheese Sauce

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GetSaucy #CollectiveBias You’ve probably noticed that I’ve been posting quick, easy and nutritious recipes lately since I broke up with my oven.  Oh, we’ll get back together come fall, but for now I’m using shortcuts for cooking that […]

Hebrew National Slaw Dogs

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #WhatAGrillWants #CollectiveBias Have you ever had a slaw dog?  I know, it’s a southern thing, but then again, so was red velvet cake at one time and look how it’s trended and traveled all over the world.  If […]

Quick & Easy Grilled Chicken Fajitas

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EverydayEffortless #CollectiveBias Summer is my favorite season except when it comes to cooking.  Don’t get me wrong, you know I love to cook, but it’s way too hot to be spending quality time with my stove. Once summer […]

Vegan Teriyaki Chick’n Strips Stir-Fry

I’ve been trying to add a few meatless meals to my weekly menu rotation.  Not only does it save money, but it’s good for us, too! I have to get real creative to get my husband to eat a meal that doesn’t include meat.  When I was grocery shopping a few days ago I spotted […]