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Food Made Easier with the Oster Pro 1200 Plus Food Processor

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Food prep and eating healthier have both been goals of mine for some time. Food made easier and at home are things I've told myself over and over that I need to work on. I was recently sent the Oster Pro 1200 Plus Food Processor for review and, just in time for the holidays, thought I'd tell you all about it!  First off, the thing I love about this is that it can be used as a blender for smoothies and milkshakes (and more!) or it … [Read more...]

A Healthier Shrimp Fried Rice (Recipe)

Shrimp Fried Rice Recipe

The older I get and the more active my kids get I get more and more in tune with the fact that I NEED to eat healthier. It's not only an option anymore, it's something I need to do for my kids, for my family. Fried rice has always been something I've been fond of but let's face it, it's not the healthiest thing to eat...until now. This healthier version of Shrimp Fried Rice will have your mouth watering! A Healthier Shrimp Fried Rice The trick … [Read more...]

Saving Time and Eating Great with Marie Callender’s Pot Pies!

Easy holiday dinners with Marie Callender's

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PotPiePlease #CollectiveBias With the cooler temps and the hustle and bustle of the holiday season I can't get enough of quick and easy meals to help save some time in the evenings. I am always short on time in the evenings and the holidays are adding more things that need to get done in a short amount of time. Are you with me? It happens … [Read more...]

Perfecting the Crust on Chicken Pot Pie

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If you've been around my blog for a while, you know that I've recently been on a cooking kick. I really enjoy cooking and recently I've made a pledge to make more time for cooking. I didn't used to be so good at cooking and I never had much variation in what I cooked. That has all changed. One of my favorite recipes is my homemade chicken pot pie. After making this several times in the past six months or so I've really been working on perfecting … [Read more...]

Green Tip Tuesday – How Green Is Your Cookout?

Green your cookout

This is a beautiful time of year here in Michigan and if you are anything like my husband and I, you love to cookout! I love it primarily because my husband is an awesome cook on the grill, but also because I get a break from cooking! :) This year I started really thinking about our cooking out and wondering if there were ways we could be more green. I'd like to share some tips on making your cookout more green! The thing I read that was … [Read more...]