Easy BBQ Chicken Pizza

BBQ Chicken Pizza @10MinuteDinners

Pizza is a staple in our home. There’s no way around it. It’s served at least once or twice a week, both store bought and home made. I love making my own homemade pizza crust and with my Kitchen Aid  Stand Mixer  (I admit, I own two because this one was such a great price),  […]

Oven Baked Barbeque Chicken Thighs


“Mom, this is amazing. I feel like I’m in a restaurant. Please make this every single week, and next time, make a lot more,” requested our high school son. The rest of the kids continued devouring these Barbeque Chicken Thighs and nodded their head in agreement. Sometimes I marvel at how such an easy recipe […]

31 Days of C.O.$.T. Cooking (Cook Once, Serve Twice or Three Times)

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Over the last year, I’ve slowly introduced my 10 Minute Dinner approach. Recipes requiring no more than ten minutes of prep time in the kitchen evolved from my desire to spend more time connecting and sharing life around the dinner table and less time frazzled over the “What’s for Dinner?” turmoil. With five children (four […]

Mexican Style Pot Roast


Our family loves roast. I love roast. I love the multiple meal possibilities that come from a huge roast and dream of the C.O.S.T. (Cook once, serve twice) meals that can be made from doubling up that roast. (Is love an appropriate verb to use for meat?) With all those multiple meal ideas comes the […]

Pork Tenderloin with Blueberry Sauce


Blueberry picking season is one of the joys of summer. It’s been a family affair for years and even though my little boys are now “big boys” men, I still force them along for the sake of sweet tradition. We love them straight from the bush; there’s just something special about fresh blueberries, but I […]

Cheesy Mexican Chicken Casserole

Mexican Chicken @10MinuteDinners

Please raise your hand if your children continually bypass the last third of a bag of tortilla chips for the fresh bag? What’s with that? Is there something inherently wrong with chips at the bottom of the bag? Obviously, my children think so because last week I found FOUR, yes, I’m admitting this knowing full […]