Your Father’s Beer Chili

Your Father’s Beer Chili

Download my weekly planner to stay healthy...inside and out First Name Last Name Email Address Yes, Please! I’m not a big beer drinker and have never really liked it, with the exception of Redd’s apple ale and Not Your Father’s Root Beer lately, BUT...
Crock Pot Chicken/Beef/Pork Carnitas

Crock Pot Chicken/Beef/Pork Carnitas

I have picky eaters in my family…3 of the 4 are plain jane with food and once I find a recipe they will all eat, especially a crock pot recipe, you can guarantee this Mama will be throwing it into the weekly arsenal! It’s a good change up to the Taco...
Nonnie’s Homemade Tomato Sauce

Nonnie’s Homemade Tomato Sauce

It seems to be the same story from every Italian family. Sunday’s consisted of LOTS of family crammed into one small house, the smell of homemade tomato sauce on the stove, everyone talking over each other with hands and kisses flying and stories being shared....
Simple Sandwich

Simple Sandwich

Lunch doesn’t have to be complicated to be considered clean. We all grew up on lunch meat, so it’s a brainless, quick and easy meal to prepare and indulge in. I’m big on those! As much as I like to eat clean and encourage those around me to do the...
Spaghetti Squash

Spaghetti Squash

Coming from an Italian family we would spend our Sunday afternoons smelling homemade tomato sauce simmering and later that evening enjoy an awesome pasta dinner with a side of garlic bread! There’s nothing like the smell of homemade sauce cooking all day! Since...

Sweet Potato Sweetness!!

Let me start off saying, I LOVE sweet potatoes. I guess I always have. I used to eat them in a sweet potatoe cassarole with about a pound of butter and even more brown sugar. I’ve learned that adding those ingredients is not healthy, or even necessary. Sweet...