Easy Weeknight Chicken Spaghetti

Easy Weeknight Chicken Spaghetti – who says comfort food can’t be easy? Like many of you, I am always on the lookout for easy weeknight meals to feed my hungry family.  Who has the time (or inclination) to spend hours in the kitchen after a busy day of work and running kids around to activities? […]

Bok Choy Salad with Ginger Sesame Soy Dressing

I am so excited to share this salad with you today.  I know you’re thinking “it’s really difficult to get excited about bok choy salad”.  Before this salad, I was right there with you.  Not any more, my friends, not any more. My last co-op distribution I got 2 baskets, including 8 heads of baby […]

30 Minute Asian Beef Bowl

Most busy Moms have a few quick recipes in their back pockets for nights when everything seems to fall apart.  Getting home late from work, taxiing kids around to activities and kids who want to eat NOW.  You can relate to this, right? I’m sharing one of my favorite easy meals with you today – […]

Cheesy Penne Pasta Bake

There’s a reason Cheesy Penne Pasta Bake is my go-to pasta dish – it always comes through in a pinch.  Short on time but need something easy to fill hungry bellies? Check!  Looking for a recipe you can make ahead and bake later?  Check!  Need an easy potluck dish?  Check!  Need an inexpensive meal for […]

Slow Cooker Kalua Pig

What’s a girl to do when enveloped in cold temperatures with snow on the way? Make Slow Cooker Kalua Pig, of course!  There is nothing better than a little island food to help chase away the chill. My family’s first experience with Kalua Pig was at a luau on Kauai.  We enjoyed hearing about the […]

Teriyaki Meatball Bowls

A few weeks ago, one of my readers (Hi Elaine!) posted her weekly menu and it included Asian Bowls (a riff on the oh-so-popular Burrito Bowls).  Her comment got my wheels spinning and I decided to create my own Asian-style bowl – Teriyaki Meatball Bowls. The trick was coming up with a meatball the entire […]

Chicken Spaghetti

Chicken Spaghetti is one of those rare dishes in my house – loved by the Teens and adults equally.  I think the pasta draws the teens in, and the creaminess of the sauce just screams “comfort food” for all of us. I first discovered this recipe on The Pioneer Woman’s website.  It’s hard to believe […]