Healthier Chili’s Cajun Chicken Pasta

The dinner that is on our weekly rotation is this Healthier Chili’s Cajun Chicken Pasta! When I think of my teenage self going to a ✨fancy✨ restaurant. I immediately think of Chili’s. Which is funny to me at 27 years old, but at 16-17 it was the place to be, ok!? I had a comfortable…

Homemade Baked Croutons

If you have almost expired bread, you need to make these homemade baked croutons! They are so addicting!! I’m not sure about you, but I hate when buy a loaf of bread, forget to eat a few slices, and then DANG, I need to throw it away. I’ve gotten A LOT better at freezing half…

Smothered Green Beans

Smothered Green Beans remind me of my MawMaw. She would make a big pot of smothered green beans with potatoes and either ham or bacon. It was ALWAYS delicious alongside a roast 😍 My version is a little lower on the carbs and sodium. I don’t add bacon or potatoes in this recipe, and really…

Instant Pot Black Eyed Peas

Black Eyed Peas are such a cheap and FLAVORFUL side to have with your roast or hamburger steak. I love to make my black eyed peas from dried in my Instant Pot! Our Instant Pot was a baby shower gift from a college friend and it has been such a great addition to my collection…

Simple Roasted Broccoli

Do you need this simple of a recipe? Maybe not. But perhaps you struggle with liking controversial veggies like broccoli and need a different way to make it 😁 This is my favorite way to prepare broccoli and between Madeline and I, we can easily finish 2 heads in 4 days. Cody even said “it…