Crockpot Mongolian Beef

I want to share one of my favorite crockpot recipes with you. I found it on Pinterest a few years back and have made it many times, and shared the recipe even more. It's easy and tasty and a family favorite. Don't let the long list of ingredients turn you away - they are mostly … Continue reading Crockpot Mongolian Beef

Balsamic Fig Chicken Thighs

We recently bought a house on 4 acres just down the road from where we currently live.  The house is older, smaller, and needed a complete remodel but we fell in love with it.  The lot is beautiful and backs up to wooded Army Corps property, so it will not be developed and has lots … Continue reading Balsamic Fig Chicken Thighs

Teriyaki Salmon Bowls

I’ve found rice bowls (and even noodle bowls) to be an easy way to accommodate multiple dietary needs.  My husband has a very restricted diet in which he avoids dairy, gluten, and corn products.  My youngest daughter is a vegetarian, my oldest loves meat, and I stick with a low-fat diet due to gallbladder surgery … Continue reading Teriyaki Salmon Bowls

Lemon Caper Chicken with Dairy-free Spinach Artichoke Mashed Potatoes

This dairy-free, gluten-free alternative to chicken piccata and pasta makes for an easy and light weeknight meal.  To save time, you can buy thinly sliced chicken breast cutlets at most grocery stores.  Otherwise, buy regular boneless skinless chicken breasts and very carefully slice them in halves or thirds lengthwise to make your own.  For the … Continue reading Lemon Caper Chicken with Dairy-free Spinach Artichoke Mashed Potatoes