Tag Archive: foodie

Nov 11

Crock Pot Pasta and Smoked Turkey Sausage

Happy Veteran’s Day to all who served and are continuing to serve for the freedom of this country. I don’t know about you, but as we get closer to Thanksgiving, I begin to focus more on clearing out my pantry and freezer in anticipation of preparing the biggest meal of the year.  I tend to …

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Nov 04

Slow Cooked Hawaiian Turkey Tenderloins

I can’t believe that Crocktober is over, however, that is not going to stop me from cooking and posting my slow cooked meals.  Thanks to my friends over at Jennie-O I received a package of Turkey Tenderloins so I decided to add a few ingredients to make this mid-week tasty treat for hubby and our …

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Oct 21

Slow Cooked Chili with Jennie-O Lean Ground Turkey

Happy Crocktober! Cooking in the fall is fabulous especially when you use a Slow Cooker or Crock Pot. Last weekend I made a Slow Cooked Turkey Chili using Jennie-O lean Ground Turkey.  This is one of the easiest weekend or weekday meals to prepare. The next day leftovers are equally good so make sure you …

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Oct 24

Superfoods Friday ~ Spaghetti Squash

Hello friends and welcome to Superfoods Friday I’ve read other bloggers tout the greatness of the Spaghetti Squash and I knew it was a great Superfood, however, it was only recently that I discovered it’s actual goodness, and I loved it! Spaghetti squash is low in calories, with only about 42 calories per serving (about a cup), …

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Sep 05

A Little Something Sweet ~ Mini Banana Loaf

Hello friends, I remember when I was growing up my grandmother always had to have “a little something sweet” after eating dinner.  She believed everything in moderation and never over ate, but she loved her sweets. She would also proudly remind me that the most she ever weighed was 120 lbs, and that was when …

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Aug 08

Brownies in a Bowl | FAIL

Hello friends, I hope all is well in your world. Today’s Friday Foodie Feature comes with a warning! I decided to make Duncan Hines milk chocolate brownies in a bowl instead of a pan.  I followed the directions on the box, however, since I baked them in Pyrex bowls they should not have been filled …

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Jul 07

Skillet Pie

Hello friends, I hope all is well in your world. For the past several weeks, Route 495 in Wilmington has been shutdown and this has added an additional 30 minutes to my daily commute.  Now that I am getting home later, I’m trying to come up with fast and easy dinner recipes. I found one …

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Jun 27

Friday Fajita with the Perdue Chicken

Hello friends and Happy Fri-Yay!  A few weeks ago before the summer heat began to sizzle I made Fajitas with Perdue Chicken Breasts.  This easy breezy recipe was not only fun to make but filling enough for hubby and my mini men.   The ingredients used are staples that I normally have in the pantry …

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Dec 29

Black Eye Peas & Collard Greens ~ New Year’s Eve Tradition

Hello Friends and Happy (soggy) Sunday Sitting here at the kitchen table, cutting out coupons and watching the rain fall I decided to fire up the iPad and read my emails (multi-tasking to the max).  After reading a new comment from Kirsten Womack I decided to repost the Kale and Black Eye Pea Soup recipe as …

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Aug 16

Friday Foodie Feature – Lean Pockets

Hello Friends and Happy Fri-Yay! What happens when it’s Friday night and you don’t feel like cooking, ordering pizza or going out and a bowl of cereal just won’t cut it? In our house when that happens we head straight to the garage and to the freezer.  There is where I try to keep microwavable …

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