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Mommy’s Lightened-Up Lasagna

Mommy’s Lightened-Up Lasagna

A lightened-up lasagna that tastes just like the one mom used to make–but with good-for-you, grown up ingredients

Easy Sheet Pan Turkey Meatloaf Dinner

Easy Sheet Pan Turkey Meatloaf Dinner

A quick and easy sheet pan turkey meatloaf dinner with updated classic American comforts: turkey meatloaf, crispy pesto potatoes, and tender green beans.

Creamy Crunchy Avocado Chicken Salad

Creamy Crunchy Avocado Chicken Salad

Someone recently said that the reason millennials can not buy homes (what?) is because we eat too much avocado toast (see article here) and I just really do not see the correlation. Could excessive avocado toast consumption be part of a larger theme of generally […]

Slow Cooker Spicy Shredded Chicken

Slow Cooker Spicy Shredded Chicken

Step up your Taco Tuesday. Slow cooker spicy shredded chicken is perfect for adding to casseroles, tacos, and more made easily in a crock pot.

Crispy Potato Breakfast Bake

Crispy Potato Breakfast Bake

I don’t really do casseroles so I won’t call this a breakfast casserole. And although they share some of the same ingredients like bacon, red potatoes, green onions, eggs, and cheese, this isn’t quite like my super breakfast pie, either. Whatever it is, it’s tasty. […]

Easy Brunch Pizza

Easy Brunch Pizza

I think I’ve mentioned before that brunch is the meal of our generation and my personal favorite. Sweet meets savory. Day drinking meets anything. Breakfast food meets pizza. I might have made that last one up but stick with me because it for sure works! This pizza […]

Slow Cooker Moroccan Chicken

Slow Cooker Moroccan Chicken

An easy slow cooker Moroccan chicken meal that is naturally gluten-free and Whole 30 compliant plus full of rich North African flavors

Nigerian Rice & Stew

Nigerian Rice & Stew

Today’s post has nothing to do with cupid but Happy Valentine’s Day, y’all! I’ve been blogging for a couple of years now and people sometimes ask me “When are you going to share Nigerian recipes?” I usually hem and haw around the answer for a few […]

Pesto Parmesan Meatballs

Pesto Parmesan Meatballs

Coming back to work after the holiday hiatus has been a little harsh. Because I am starting completely new projects at work this month, it reminded me of those winter breaks back in college when your routine is turned upside down (read: sleeping til whenever) and […]

Veggie Rose Tart

Veggie Rose Tart

A simple and savory appetizer made with sliced squash arranged in the shape of rose petals on top of an herbed, all-butter crust