Super Simple Pasta Salad

Super Simple Pasta Salad

Pull out your Staple’s Easy Button because this is really, really simple; and yet always a big hit. My kiddos eat it, my guests compliment it & it’s sort of, kind of, healthy. All you need is: 1. One box of pasta of your choice, (I prefer ditalini or...
Not Yo Mama’s Butternut Squash

Not Yo Mama’s Butternut Squash

My children are not tremendous fans of your typical mashed and whipped butternut squash. So, when my husband came home from Costco with a big package of peeled, seeded & chopped butternut squash, I decided to try something new. And guess what? Everyone ate their...
Quinoa Salad

Quinoa Salad

This recipe was modified from the Beach Body 21 Day Ultimate Reset . I promise, the salad is more delicious than it may sound; and if you’ve never cooked with quinoa (a great source of protein), this recipe is a perfect place to start experimenting. First, I...
Oven Roasted Broccoli Florets

Oven Roasted Broccoli Florets

I like broccoli… but I REALLY like broccoli florets. Where have they been hiding all my life? My favorite way to cook these adorable florets is to oven roast them. I’ve told you before that I do not really measure anything when I cook, but I’ll throw...
Jicama Slaw

Jicama Slaw

I was struck with a stroke of kitchen genius today. That happens often when food supplies start to run low in my house. I like to pretty much empty out the fridge… so I can clean it before I restock. Problem being (or fortune dependent on perspective), when the...