Family Meals

Southwestern Cauliflower Rice Casserole {Recipe}

Feed your hungry family in an hour with this one-dish, grain-free¬†Southwestern Cauliflower Rice Casserole packed with veggies, protein, and flavor! A few weeks ago, I went into my fridge to drain a package of tofu in preparation of that night’s dinner. I often forget to do this in advance, which leads to a mad rush come dinner time, but that day I remembered. What I didn’t remember, is that I had no tofu on hand. ūüėĮ ¬†After cursing¬†myself for not doing a better job with my grocery list… read more »

Baked Panko Crusted Chicken with Honey Mustard Sauce {Recipe}

Satisfy your kids’ cravings for chicken fingers¬†in a healthier way with this crispy whole grain baked panko crusted chicken.¬† Can I let you in on a little secret?¬†My five year old girls have never had chicken fingers or chicken nuggets. While you’re picking up your jaw from the ground, let me explain. I was actually a very avid chicken nugget eater as a child, but not the kind from fast food places.¬†Rather I’d eat the ones from a box you’d find in the freezer aisle. Defini… read more »

Mushroom Onion Pesto Pizza with Truffle Oil {Recipe}

Saut√©ed mushrooms, nut-free kale pesto, fresh mozzarella and a drizzle of truffle oil pair beautifully in this gourmet homemade pizza. I’ve already told you about¬†my love of pizza when I recently shared my Rosemary-Roasted Tomato Pesto Pizza. I mentioned that one of the best things about making pizza at home is that there are so many ways to make it your own – and make a pie that has something for everyone. To show you what I mean, I wanted to share another variation of homemade pizza tha… read more »

Rosemary-Roasted Tomato Pesto Pizza {Recipe ReDux}

Top whole wheat crust with¬†nut-free kale pesto, rosemary-roasted tomatoes, and fresh mozzarella for this¬†delicious and healthier Rosemary-Roasted Tomato Pesto Pizza. Pizza is a favorite food of almost everyone I know. My husband always says he would be a happy man having pancakes or French toast for breakfast, bagels for lunch, and pizza for dinner. We all know¬†that’s not exactly the most balanced diet, which is why it’s a rare occasion he gets all three of those in one day,¬†buread more »

Lentil Chickpea Vegetable Salad with Feta {Recipe}

Make packing school lunch easy and serve your kids something delicious with this vegetarian, nut-free, and gluten-free Lentil Chickpea Vegetable Salad.¬† Packing lunch for the kids every single day is not easy. I think most parents would agree it’s a chore they can’t wait to stop doing once their children are old enough to make their own lunch or buy it at school. I’m not going to sit here and tell you that packing my girls’ lunch is my favorite part of being a mom, but I also don&… read more »