12 Scrumptious Meatloaf Recipes!

Delicious Meatloaf Recipes make quick and easy dinners!

The kids are back in school and we are all going back to our daily routines. Well, with all the running around from the back to school period, I am all about easy and convenient recipes.  What is easier than Meatloaf?  Not the singer, the food. LOL!  I like to switch things up and surprise […]

Women in Business Wednesday- Sharon Goldner & a Giveaway! (NYC)


So far, I have featured two amazing women in business and I am happy to feature another woman in business this Wednesday, Sharon Goldner. Sharon is a Integrative Nutrition Health Coach and chef and practices out of the New Jersey Fanwood Wellness Center where she provides her clients with nutrition coaching and cooking instruction. For […]

My Favorite Cookbooks

I have so many cookbooks, seriously!  I have never counted, but I have gobs and gobs.  With that said, there are only a few that I turn to on a regular basis.  Back when I was posting my recipes and cooking tips on 3 Boys and a Dog regularly, I was asked numerous times about what […]

RECIPE: Onion Mashed Potato Casserole

delicious side dishes: potato casserole

Onion Mashed Potato Casserole is a recipe of cheesy, onion, goodness that everyone is sure to love!  This can be made with real potatoes or you can alter the recipe a bit to use boxed mashed potatoes instead.  Either way, it is a delicious and filling side dish that is perfect for any meal. Just a […]

Easy Skillet Breakfast

skillet breakfast

I find that people have a little more trouble getting creative with breakfast ideas. Personally, I love cooking up different breakfast dishes for my family. This Skillet Breakfast recipe is one that is very easy to make and is very budget friendly. In fact there are only seven ingredients in this recipe. I’d be willing to bet you have […]

Save on Summer Cooking and a Recipe!

and summer food saving tips

Summer has finally arrived and that can a blessing and a curse. The sunshine and warm weather means beach vacations and outdoor entertaining.  But it also means spending on camps, travel, and purchasing endless BBQ supplies. Instead of cutting back on family activities, start trimming in the kitchen.  There are a ton of ways to […]

10 Killer Cooking Hacks For You!


Finding shortcuts in the kitchen can save you money, energy, and time while also making the whole cooking experience more enjoyable. Here are 10 killer cooking hacks that will make your time in the kitchen easier. Cut the Acidity of Tomatoes If you’re like most families or amateur cooks, pasta and tomato sauce are staples […]

GIVEAWAY: GreenPan Paris Collection Frypan #happymothersday


I have several GreenPan pieces in my kitchen and love them all!  I am slowly replacing the bulk of my pots with them!  Though very affordable, they are all holding up fabulously! Our health is the most precious thing we have. GreenPan™ is passionate about healthy cooking. We launched our ceramic coated pans in 2007, […]

Menu Plan Monday: Preparing for Earth Day


Have you been doing your part to help our Earth?  Are you ready to teach your kids the importance of Earth day? Be sure to print out your coupons this week!  Remember, you should be able to print them twice.   Ok, on to my menu planning ideas for this week: Monday: Rotel Dip – […]