Mozzarella Filled Meatballs with Pesto

Not only are these extremely easy to execute but they are also wildly delicious. This recipe has a lot of different flavors that range from bold to simple. They all work really well together. The pesto is very fresh and robust, whereas the gooey mozzarella adds an amazing creaminess. The chicken meatball “shell” ties it…

Thai Basil Beef “Fake-Out-Take-Out”

It only took one bite to know that this recipe would become a regular in my kitchen. Traditionally Thai dishes don’t use ground beef but since I have two very busy little boys I needed to make it easy and affordable. Ground beef or beef strips, this recipe is a show stopper. The flavor is…

Spinach Muffins

In trying to get Chance to eat fruits and vegetables I thought it would be genius to essentially lie to him and tell him I dyed these muffins with food coloring. He ate the first one with no problems but the second time around he started noticing the flecks of green. Looks like I need…

Crock Pot Buffalo Chicken Noodle Soup

With Football season upon us I think it is appropriate that I post a “game day buffalo chicken something” recipe. This is a great dish for game day because it doesn’t require a lot of fuss and will feed all your footballers. Be warned, that with everything else buffalo chicken, this soup is ADDICTING! It…

Banana Muffins

My four-year old, Chance, has to be the most picky eater on planet earth. He has perfected the “gag and fake puke” when asked to take a nibble of a green bean. And Bananas? You’ve got to be kidding me, you would think I was asking him to eat a ghost pepper. I’ve had to…