Homemade Marinara

I've been having a great time with my kids in cooking camp. Two weeks ago was Around the World theme were we explored dishes from 5 different countries and this week is Healthier Family Favorites themed. We are taking dishes that can typically be loaded with fat, calories, and heavily processed ingredients and making them lighter, healthier, and homemade. Monday we made this homemade marinara … [Read more...]

Savory Roasted Chicken

When it comes to chicken I’m not picky I like dark or light meat. When leg quarters are on sale for only $.99/lb they are hard for me to pass up. I adapted this recipe slightly from Cristina Ferrara’s Big Bowl of Love and oh my gosh is it good. I have tried plenty of other recipes touting the best chicken ever, but this is the closest I’ve come so far. The sauce is herby with a slight hint of … [Read more...]

Spinach and Feta Chicken Meatballs

I’m always on the hunt for a good meatball recipe. I love them, whether they are made with ground beef, turkey, chicken, lamb, I don’t care just load my plate up with them. Growing up my mom made Greek meatballs. They were delicious and one of my favorite meals besides roasted chicken. This recipe isn’t similar at all, but with the feta and spinach reminded me of the flavors of Greek food. I knew … [Read more...]