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Month: March 2015

Veggie Packed Macaroni and Cheese

Veggie Packed Macaroni and Cheese

My husband is gluten free and our girls LOVE macaroni. I float somewhere in the middle. I am certainly not gluten free (GIRL SCOUT COOKIES!), however, I  could easily live without pasta. Typically I make a single meal for the four of us, however, sometimes it makes sense to make […]

Oatmeal and Parmesan Crusted Boneless Pork Chops

Oatmeal and Parmesan Crusted Boneless Pork Chops

We hardly ever eat pork so while meal planning last week I decided to add it to our menu to freshen things up. This recipe reminds me of a homemade version of Shake ‘N Bake. It uses ground oatmeal instead of bread crumbs (to keep the gluten […]

Cake Catch Up

Here are two cakes I made that I never posted. (I blocked out the names on the cakes, per usual.) Cowgirl Boot Birthday Cake First is a boot birthday cake for a cowgirl birthday party.  Our little cowgirl was thrilled with it! My inspiration was the cake found here on […]

Unstuffed Cabbage

This recipe is a weeknight standby in our house and has been for years. In fact, it was the first recipe I ever posted to this little blog seven years ago. Check out the stats and you will see why it has survived the test […]

Roast Beef Dinner with Cauliflower Rice Mash

While the skies are certainly brighter these days, winter does not seem to be going anywhere anytime soon. My kitchen is still churning out comfort food and I am trying to be OK with that. Dinners fit a few new requirements nowadays: 1) Tasty when […]