This Week’s Meal Plan | September 7-11

Hey guys, Happy Labor Day!!  The kids are heading back to school this week (well, kinda) so I figured a meal plan was VERY necessary! The first week of school can bring chaos, especially if you’re in a hybrid or full-remote model, so why not follow a meal plan to relieve some of the overwhelm? … Continue Reading

This Week’s Meal Plan | August 31-September 4

Hey guys, Happy Monday!!  Since we’re leading into a holiday weekend, might as well make the rest of the week easy with a meal plan! Monday: Cuban Picadillo Pastelillos with Salad Picadillo Recipe from Skinnytaste Tuesday: Teriyaki Turkey Rice Bowls Recipe from Yellow Bliss Road Wednesday: Oven Roasted Chicken Thighs with Scalloped Potatoes and Broccoli  … Continue Reading

Strawberry Shortcake

As we move into the last week of August, I decided to share the perfect cake for any barbeques that you host or attend. Its light, sweet and oh so good! The first time I made this strawberry shortcake, the frosting did NOT turn out right for me, so I made a quick cream cheese … Continue Reading

This Week’s Meal Plan | August 17th – 21st

Hey guys, Happy Monday!!  It’s been a few weeks since I shared a meal plan so here we go!  Monday: Burger Bowls Recipe from 40Aprons Tuesday: Meatloaf, Baked Potatoes and Broccoli I actually use THIS for my meatloaf and follow the directions on the packet, but I add additional seasonings.   Wednesday: Chicken Gyro Bowls Recipe from … Continue Reading

A Week of Salads

Mike has been killing it with his weight loss lately.  He started taking TRIM about 3 weeks ago and while he saw the number on the scale going down, he hadn’t yet cleaned up his eating so last week he asked me to do a week of salads so he could get in lots of … Continue Reading

Air Fryer Chicken Thighs with Strawberry Salsa

If you’ve been following me on Instagram for awhile, you know that I am OBSESSED with my air fryer!  Seriously, best purchase ever.  I was super skeptical if I needed one or not, but I use it SO much and so do the boys – it makes frozen chicken nuggets super crispy and air fryer … Continue Reading

Cucumber & Tomato Salad

One of my favorite summer side dishes is Cucumber & Tomato Salad.  Living in Jersey, we pretty much have the best tomatoes you can get so its a no brainer to throw together.  I’ve been eating it for as long as I can remember and it never gets old!  Going to a BBQ?  Need a … Continue Reading

Weekly Meal Plan | July 20th-July 24th

Hey guys, Happy Monday!!  I’m back again with another Weekly Meal Plan! Monday: Steak Kabobs with Chimichurri + Grilled Asparagus and Peppers Recipe from Skinnytaste Tuesday: Grilled Fish with Quinoa and Green Beans Season your choice of fish with salt and pepper.  Put on sheet of heavy duty foil and put 1tbs of butter and … Continue Reading

Chili Lime Chicken with Glazed Peaches

You guys, I have never received more DMs for a recipe than when I shared this one last week in my Instagram stories!  And I get it!  Its SO easy to make, peaches are in season and its SOOOOOO freakin’ good!  I cannot however take credit for the recipe, its courtesy of Sylvia over at … Continue Reading

Weekly Meal Plan | July 6th-July 10th

Hey guys, Happy Monday!!  We’re coming back from a holiday weekend so I’m sure most of us splurged and want to get our eating back in check!  This week’s meal plan is full of healthy eats just for that reason: Monday: Grilled Pesto Chicken Couscous Bowls Recipe from Skinnytaste  Tuesday: Thai Turkey Lettuce Wraps Recipe … Continue Reading