Pesto Grilled Chicken


This was such a lovely meal. And a great change from the regular. My mom and I got together to prepare this dish based off a similar dish we had as a family the week before that was made with shrimp.  The shrimp was great, but expensive.  So we thought we would make out own version with chicken. 1st I make the pesto (find the pesto recipe here), but you could use bottled. And then I made the Basil and {Read More}

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Grandma’s Easy Basil Pesto


Pesto is SO good. I never tasted it until after college. It was just not something I grew up with. I ordered it one day at an Italian food restaurant and never looked back. That stuff is amazing! It goes with veggies, chicken, shrimp, pasta, I think it would even be good on steak. It’s the perfect easy meal. Boil some pasta and whip this up in a few minutes and your family may think they are dining at a {Read More}

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7 Yummy (and Healthy) Breakfast Recipes

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Breakfast is the most important meal of the day and it often gets overlooked. And even if we don’t over look it are we really eating and feeding our kids the best foods. It’s easy to break out cereal and stuff like toast on white bread (yup.. I am guilty too!) All the of the Healthy Breakfast Recipes below are pretty easy and you can make them and freeze for later, too!! Baked Oatmeal Cups with Apple and Blueberry Gluten Free {Read More}

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Healthy Chocolate Raspberry Parfaits (Top Secret Ingredient!)


So I gave you sneak peek yesterday of the healthy parfait I made.. and no one guessed what was in it.. but to be honest, I figured no one would.. it really was hard. This recipe is also fabulous for getting your picky kids to eat their veggies. The 1st time I served this the family had no idea what the secret ingredient was! This ingredient: Lowers cholesterol Controls blood pressure Is anti-inflammatory Contains vitamin B6, folic acid, A, B, {Read More}

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Breakfast Macaroni and Cheese


As much as I like to eat healthily, I LOVE Macaroni and Cheese. The problem is that our family is gluten free and also avoids most dairy. Sad, huh, sometimes? Luckily I am tenacious and I WILL find a way to eat some of the food I like to treat myself too and still stick with our food limitations. So I am pretty excited for this Breakfast Macaroni and Cheese recipe, for a lot reasons. 1. You can make it {Read More}

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Easy BBQ Chicken Pizza

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I needed a quick dinner the other night.. and this is what happen.. BBQ Chicken Pizza. For me this was mostly about leftovers, but it could just as easily been from fresh ingredients. They ended up being really good and can just as easily be gluten free as not. I hope you enjoy to recipe.. it was so quick, just throw them on my pizza screen and kind of felt gourmet! As a note.. the gluten free flour tortillas I {Read More}

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