Spinach and Gruyere Cheese Quiche with a Hash Brown Crust


  Eggs, spinach, onions and peppers and nutty glorious Gruyere cheese all nestled in a hash brown crust.  What's not to like? There is no need to feel guilty slicing into this no matter how beautiful it is.  I used 6 egg whites and 4 eggs to cut down on the cholesterol which let me … [Continue reading]

Red Beans and Brown Rice


Happy November everyone!  I'm so sorry I haven't been posting for a while.  There's been a lot of family stuff going on and I haven't been experimenting in the kitchen like I usually do. I know my big comeback recipe should be something a little more award winning than rice and beans but I have … [Continue reading]

14 Back to School Freezer Meals #10 ~ Chicken Noodle Soup

chicken noodle soup

I think I already know what you are thinking.  "Chicken Noodle Soup?  But it's still summer!" Yes I know but before you know it the Fall will be … [Continue reading]

14 Back to School Freezer Meals #9 ~ Sweet & Sour Chicken

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[amd-zlrecipe-recipe:299]   Well I think most of you who know me, knew this recipe would show up at some point! This Sweet & … [Continue reading]

14 Back to School Freezer Meals #8 ~ Stuffed Peppers

stuffed peppers

    We have made it past the half way mark!  Yeah for us! I don't know about you guys, but we are eating pretty darn good over … [Continue reading]

14 Back to School Freezer Meals #7 ~ Spaghetti and Meatballs


[amd-zlrecipe-recipe:297] Welcome to Freezer Meal #7 ~ we are HALF way through our freezer meals and will be so prepared when school starts … [Continue reading]

Freezer Recipe Labels

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As our lives got busier and we were eating less processed foods I had to find a way to make things a little easier on myself.  I will be the first to … [Continue reading]

14 Back to School Freezer Meals #6 ~ Sloppy Joes

sloppy joe

Well we are already up to Meal #6 of our 14 Freezer Meals!  My freezer is starting to look a little full.  But to be honest, the calzones we made the … [Continue reading]

14 Back to School Freezer Meals #5 ~ Shepherd’s Pie

shepherds pie

This is another favorite around our house.  It's a one skillet meal (providing you have already mashed the potatoes ahead of time). It's SHEPHERD'S … [Continue reading]

Perfectly Mashed Potatoes ~ Everytime!


Everybody seems to have their own favorite mashed potato recipe.  Some boil them with the skin on, some boil them peeled but whole, some peel, cut and … [Continue reading]