Quick & Easy Meals

30 Minute Skillet Chicken Cacciatore

Easy 30 minute recipe from start to finish. Serve with rice or buttered egg noodles and a crusty bread for a wonderful Italian-style meal!

Kitchen Tips & Ideas

Life without a Microwave

A few weeks ago, we started noticing that our microwave wasn't working very well. At first I thought it might have been operator error, because we had a lot on our minds and possibly not thinking clearly, so maybe we weren't programming it right. It seemed like everything was starting to take twice as long as it should have taken.

Quick & Easy Meals

Spaghetti Squash

Spaghetti Squash is one of my all-time favorite vegetables! Years ago, I read it could be substituted for pasta, and that it tasted just like spaghetti noodles. It doesn't. It is so much better! It kind of looks like spaghetti, but it's not going to fool anyone with either the looks or the texture. Boy,… Continue reading Spaghetti Squash

Food · Meal-Prep

How To Easily Avoid Food Waste

With the cost of groceries continually on the rise, I HATE food waste! Yes, we were guilty of throwing away a tremendous amount of spoiled (or soon to spoil) food. I just didn't realize how much until I started paying more attention to the waste. It's just the two of us here, so sometimes it's difficult… Continue reading How To Easily Avoid Food Waste