Christmas · Fall & Thanksgiving · Meal-Prep

Garlic-Herb Whole Roasted Chicken

This flavorful chicken recipe is a true home run. It’s the perfect choice for a nice Sunday dinner with friends and family. You can shred the leftover meat to use in a quick soup or salad recipe the next day, plus save the bones to make a delicious homemade chicken stock (includes both Instant Pot… Continue reading Garlic-Herb Whole Roasted Chicken

Meal-Prep · Side Dishes

Broccoli Bacon Salad with Toasted Pumpkin Seeds

This lightly dressed, chilled broccoli salad is low-carb and keto-friendly. It's wonderful for picnics, potlucks, and other casual get-togethers. The mayonnaise-free dressing adds a boost of bright flavor thanks to the fresh lemon juice and zest, while the crisp-tender broccoli and pumpkin seeds add a satisfying crunch. Perfect for meal-prep, because making this recipe the… Continue reading Broccoli Bacon Salad with Toasted Pumpkin Seeds

Meal-Prep · Quick & Easy Meals

Baked Breakfast Croissant Boats

These Baked Breakfast Croissant Boats are so easy to make and are absolutely delicious! Perfect to make ahead for a quick weekday breakfast or light lunch. The omelet-like mixture soaks into the light airy bread and fills the air spaces inside of the croissant with yummy goodness. My, oh my, oh my! About the Croissants… Continue reading Baked Breakfast Croissant Boats

Instant Pot · Meal-Prep · Side Dishes

Instant Pot Wild Rice Pilaf

Instant Pot Rice Pilaf is a must-have recipe. It's a perfect side dish that pairs well with pretty much any meat, such as broiled or grilled steak, grilled chicken thighs or boneless pork chops. Or meal-prep on the weekend for weekday lunches. Sometimes if I have cooked leftover meat (from the night before or in… Continue reading Instant Pot Wild Rice Pilaf

Casserole Dishes · Freezer cooking · Meal-Prep

Homemade Chicken Pot Pie

There is nothing as comforting as good ol' fashioned foods. Those hearty dishes that stick to the ribs. Pot pie is one of those dishes. It's simple enough to double the recipe to put one in the freezer, and easy enough to make several on a meal-prep day. I shared a recipe for Easy Crescent-topped… Continue reading Homemade Chicken Pot Pie