A Week of Pinterest-Inspired Menus!

I’ve said it before (here & here), I love Pinterest! Last week, I got a lot of our dinner ideas from there. And everything I chose was a success and will be on the rotation for awhile. I don’t know about you, but coming up with seven different meals to cook during the week gets…

Food Time! Spicy Oven-Baked Chicken

It’s been awhile since I’ve done a recipe! Since I am in the heat of the Nanowrimo, I decided to do one! Are you looking for something yummy and pretty healthy for your family? This one fills the bill. As usual, I don’t provide exact measurements for ingredients. I like to cook by the seat…

Food Time! Quick Cajun Pasta Salad

I needed something quick and easy for dinner (along with bbq’d burgers) and wanted to use ingredients I had in the house. This is what I came up with! Ingredients 1 lb. pasta 1 15.5 oz can kidney beans (I used dark red) 1 cup mayonnaise 1/2 cup salsa 1 14.5 oz can spicy diced…

Food Time! White Bean & Shrimp Scampi

This is the amount of food I made for my crowd. Cut it in half if you aren’t feeding giant boys! Ingredients 1 lb frozen shrimp (tails removed) 2 cans white beans 4 tbsp Olive Oil 2 tbsp Crushed Garlic 1 tsp Crushed Red Pepper 1 tsp Italian Seasoning 2 lbs pasta Cooking Directions Cook…

Food Time! Shrimp & Red Pepper Frittata

I realized that according to Picket Fence blogs that I am one of the top Food blogs. So I thought I’d better get moving with some of the recipes I want to share! My quick go-to dinner has been the frittata for months. You can throw anything in it and it tastes great. During my…