In the Kitchen

Chicken Parm with Spaghetti and Garlic Bread

Mmmmmm… who doesn’t like a home-cooked classlic like chicken parm?! I can tell you that it is one of my favorite dishes. Chicken Parm has been around since 20th century Italy. Its popularity grew in the States and, surprisingly, Australia, and is now a staple at many italian restaurants and in many peoples’ homes today.… More

Homemade Vanilla Cupcakes with Chocolate Frosting

There is nothing more sweet than making a dessert from scratch. Cupcakes are one of my favorite dessert. They can be sweet or savory, simple or fancy, bite-sized or a mouth-full. While I have made cupcakes in the past, they have been boxed mixes with Pillsbury frosting- not that there is anything wrong with those!… More

Potato and Onion Pot Roast

There is nothing better than throwing a bunch of ingredients into a crockpot in the A.M. and letting it simmer away while you complete the other 5,000 errands you have to do that day.

Mozzarella Crusted Chicken

We are FINALLY getting good at making chicken, no thanks to the wonderful recipes we receive every week. The first few recipes we got I followed to a T. This time I have myself a little liberty with measuring the olive oil and salt and pepper; I think it turned out delicious! While every recipe… More

Balsamic Fig Chicken

In order to save time and money, we recently began receiving meal kits from HelloFresh! We recently made their Griddled Onion Cheeseburgers, complete with a special sauce and crispy potato wedges. It has to be one of the BEST meals we have ever made, and everything we needed came right to our door!