Jennifer’s Home made chicken tenders

I mentioned the other day that I make pasta a lot. This is another recipe that gets requested fairly often. My famous home made chicken tenders. Usually it is requested on nights that my sons will have their friends over for a sleep over and they are staying for dinner. This was the case last…

Double chocolate muffins

This recipe was inspired by Recipe Girl’s post on chocolate banana bread a few weeks ago. It sounded so good, but instead of making it into bread, I made muffins of course! I adapted the recipe, but it still turned out great! Ingredients: 5 ounces prunes (the kind that comes in a jar) 1 large…

Pasta with mini meatballs + southwest bowl

I make pasta a lot. Different pastas, different variations of sauce, some with ground beef, some with Italian sausage, etc… I knew I was going to make my pasta sauce, but I decided on mini meatballs instead of the regular size I usually make. Why, you ask? Because when I am trying to lose weight,…

Duo Dishes Cookies

As I was reading your blogs yesterday, I was so happy to see a recipe I needed to make. I had the task of making desert for my son’s school. Today is the teacher appreciation luncheon and since I couldn’t help, I told them I would be happy to make something. In my mind I…

Memorial Day Weekend Re-cap!

Holy cow I had a busy weekend! And wonderful! Except for rain in the afternoon on Monday, the weather cooperated and it was perfect this weekend! So, I will fill you in on my activities! Party pizza Friday, Water friends yard while they are out of town, Buy birthday present for party my daughter was…

Party Pizza Friday!

I think I’ve mentioned before that my family orders pizza every Friday night. My husband and I started that tradition when we first met 16 years ago, and through getting engaged, getting married, having 3 kids, its always been a tradition that we look forward to every Friday! That’s why every Friday night at our…

Lemon bow tie and shrimp pasta

Sometimes when I don’t know what to make for dinner, I will go to Food TV or Cooking Light and just type a few ingredients I have on hand and then get some inspiration from there. I had shrimp, and pasta, so that’s what I entered in and I found a recipe for orzo feta…

A great day!+ Chicken breasts with feta cheese sauce!

I had a great day today! It was gorgeous outside, not a cloud in the sky, so I decided to ride my bike to work! Then when it came time for lunch, I just had to get out again, so I jumped back on my bike and rode for 30 minutes (4.2 miles!) Then, I…

Lemon Pepper chicken salad!

When I got home from work, well even before I got home, I told myself I was going to work out before dinner. I announced it to my family when I walked in the door, immediately got changed and got busy! I did 20 minutes on my elliptical followed by 20 minutes of a Biggest…

Greek Quina and Avacodos

What a busy weekend! I didn’t go on-line at all! But I wanted to share a great recipe I found from Fitness Magazine. I wasn’t able to download my pics because as I was downloading them, I have no more space on my computer! Maybe it has something to do with the 8,000 pictures I…