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Lasagna with Hidden Veggie Bolognese

Lasagna with Hidden Veggie Bolognese

A while back, I ran across this recipe for Spinach Lasagna with Bolognese Sauce on Pinterest and it sounded amazing! I made it once for my family using boxed lasagna noodles and it was really delicious. Someday I’d like to make the spinach pasta from scratch, like she’s done in the original post; maybe it [...]

Maple and Mustard Chicken (A.K.A. Man-Pleasing Chicken)

Maple and Mustard Chicken (A.K.A. Man-Pleasing Chicken)

After seeing this recipe pinned a trillion times from different friends on Pinterest, I felt like I finally had to try it. It looked delicious, had great reviews and was clean (to read more about clean eating, click here). Ingredients: 1 package of chicken thighs (I used one package from Trader Joe’s which equaled six small [...]

Sausage-Stuffed Zucchini

Sausage-Stuffed Zucchini

My family loves zucchini, and when you, your husband and both kids will all devour a specific vegetable, you learn to get creative with it so you can use it often! Hence, the sausage-stuffed zucchini makes an appearance on our dining room table about once a month. I use large-ish slices of sausage and not [...]



As a mama of two kids, I know what it’s like to need a caffeine boost some days. I also know what it’s like to need a little chocolate now and then. I am willing to bet most mamas reading this right now know the same feelings! So imagine my delight when I discovered the [...]

Easy, 20-Minute Tomato Sauce

Easy, 20-Minute Tomato Sauce

This easy tomato sauce is yummy and so quick to make. Easy, 20-Minute Tomato Sauce It comes in really handy if you don’t have any jarred sauce around the house and you can use it for so many different meals or just serve it over some pasta. It also makes a really yummy dipping sauce. You [...]