Whip It Up Quick Homemade Lasagna Recipe


With five children, four of them teenagers (3 big boys), feeding this crew dinner, and actually filling their bellies so they aren’t reaching for a cereal bowl at 10pm, is a full time job. Rarely does it work (the not reaching for cereal part), so I have kind of given up on that, but one […]

Citrus Herb Chicken

Citrus Herb Chicken @10minutedinners

There are times when I bite into a new recipe and I just exclaim, “Wow.” Rarely do I hear “ooh and ahhs” from our children on something that is 100% healthy and delicious. Well, with this Citrus Herb Chicken, it was a bit more than that. Out of my full mouth came something like, “Oh […]

Spicy Chicken Thighs

Spicy Chicken Thighs at 10minutedinners

It’s not often that I purchase bone-in meats, but when I do, I am reminded of just how delicious and moist the bones make the overall taste. Plus, my frugal nature can’t pass up a good buy, and I often see Chicken Thighs marked ridiculously low at a fraction of the cost of boneless options. […]

Easy Russian Apricot Chicken

Russian Apricot Chicken @10minutedinnners.com

This is one of those unique flavor combinations that makes you wonder how in the world someone first mixed them together, but the result is fantastic. It’s a simple 4 ingredient recipe that’s been around for decades, but because I can never just keep anything to four ingredients, I’ve added some optional additions along the […]

Sesame Chicken Tenders

Easy Sesame Chicken Tenders @10minutedinners.com

What’s not to love about Chicken Tenders? Typically reserved for those “ordering out” kind of meals, you will be amazing at just how easy it is to bring the restaurant home. Best part about it is that you can save all that deep frying (and splattering mess) because these are baked, making them a much […]

Mini Biscuit Meatloaves (& tons of variations)

Mini Biscuit meatloaves

Long before that Extreme Couponing show came into existence, I have been a couponer – a Realistic Couponer.  One who uses that kind of food savings to benefit my family, but not one that goes overboard. With five children, four of them teenagers, it’s important for me to stay on top of my Grocery Guru […]