Italian Chicken Meatballs

Now that the school year has started, my recipes have to change focus. While the weekends are still reserved for recipes with longer cooking times, overall, my attention turns to convenience meals during the weekdays. Oftentimes people get confused when they hear the words “convenience cooking.” They think that quick and easy meals cannot possiblyContinue reading “Italian Chicken Meatballs”

Cajun Chicken Andouille Pizza

Growing up, my parents used to take my sister and I to Chicago once per year. We would see the sites, and go shopping at stores that we didn’t have around us in Wisconsin, but best of all, we would get to try out new and unique restaurants. One year, we decided to try outContinue reading “Cajun Chicken Andouille Pizza”

Buffalo Parmesan Sauce

Best Used on Buffalo Chicken Pizza! Recipe Posted Below Buffalo flavored food is a trend that is ever growing, and it is one that I have bought into whole-heartedly. I have loved buffalo wings ever since I was a child, and I will continue to be tempted every time I see a new buffalo recipeContinue reading “Buffalo Parmesan Sauce”

Grilled Spice-Rubbed Chicken

*This recipe is intended for a gas grill that has more than one shelf* I have enjoyed cooking my entire life, but my interest began to peak when I entered high school. This was when I discovered the art of grilling. My mom received her breast cancer diagnosis when I was a freshman in highContinue reading “Grilled Spice-Rubbed Chicken”

Skillet Fried Buffalo Chicken Tenders

It can be challenging to cook delicious meals on hot summer days. Running the oven makes an already warm house even hotter, and oftentimes appetites drop after a day in the sun. I like to lean towards two different methods of cooking when the temperature tips over 78 degrees –  grilling or skillet dishes.  OneContinue reading “Skillet Fried Buffalo Chicken Tenders”

Not-So-Spicy Buffalo Meatballs

Throughout our first year of marriage, Cole and I ate a lot of pasta. We were still in college and each of us was only working ten hours per week while we completed our student teaching and internships. This meant that groceries were on a tight budget, and of course time was tight too. OnceContinue reading “Not-So-Spicy Buffalo Meatballs”

Honey Buffalo Slow Cooker Wings

I was in first grade the first time I ever tried a buffalo chicken wing. I remember this clearly because it was the same year that I joined the YMCA swim team. The decision for both my sister and I to compete on the swim team meant many long hours at the Y after school.Continue reading “Honey Buffalo Slow Cooker Wings”

Harvest Turkey Chili

This next recipe is very unique, in fact, it’s so unique that the first time I saw the concept I almost turned away. It was a cool autumn day and I saw a recipe advertising Pumpkin Chili. I paused, clicked into the recipe, and thought, “No way. Who would possibly ruin chili that way?” IContinue reading “Harvest Turkey Chili”

Tasty Turkey Burgers

Cole and I are a poultry family. Almost all of our meals are chicken or turkey. This isn’t because we are trying to live a certain type of heart-healthy lifestyle, but it is simply because we prefer the taste. Cole would probably be completely okay if we never had red meat in the house, butContinue reading “Tasty Turkey Burgers”