BROCCOLI QUINOA CASSEROLE

I love quinoa. I have been experimenting with it not only for savory dishes like this Broccoli quinoa casserole but for sweet dishes as well. I have a lot of recipes I want to experiment with using quinoa. I love this ingredient and because it is so versatile, healthy and easy to prepare, it has […]

SMOKY TEMPEH VEGETABLE AND RICE BOWL

Smoky tempeh with fresh vegetables and sprouts over rice and topped with an egg makes for a healthy, and delicious meal. No, your eyes aren’t playing tricks on you: today’s recipe sounds like a healthy dish, looks like a healthy dish (and tastes fabulous), right smack in the middle of December, with Christmas hot on […]

CHOCOLATE PEPPERMINT CRINKLE COOKIES

Chocolate Peppermint Crinkle Cookies. So when my mom, Eden, and I began our Christmas baking last weekend, I figured this was a good chance to snap some new pictures of probably the best cookie ever and give this old post a much-needed makeover. This crinkle cookie recipe is inspired by a recipe I used at […]

SUGAR COOKIE CAKE

Happy Monday! It was sweet week in our house last week, which means it’s Sweet Week here on the blog this week! Are you excited? I thought so. I have 5 new easy dessert recipes for you, just in time for Valentine’s Day, but let’s face it, any day is a great day for dessert! […]

Apple Fries with Caramel Cream Dip

These Apple Fries with Caramel Cream Dip from Favorite Family Recipes are a must make this fall! The apples slices get lightly battered, fried and sprinkled with your favorites — cinnamon and sugar! Then add in the creamy caramel infused dip and you have one heck of a sweet treat that your family is really […]

Philly Cheese Steak Stromboli

Philly cheese steak wrapped in a flaky crust and bake to perfection! this is the perfect weeknight family dinner. Strombolis are an all time classic comfort food. We usually prefer a strombolis over pizza when we are really hungry and want something that will satisfy the hunger. Strombolis get the job done right! They are […]

CAST IRON TERIYAKI CHICKEN THIGHS

Looking for a skillet chicken recipe with crispy skin and tons of flavor? These Cast Iron Teriyaki Chicken Thighs are just that! I think it’s pretty obvious that I’m a cast iron fan. In fact, I just posted a cast iron recipe on Monday, and have another waiting in the queue. And I’m pretty sure […]

One Pot Chicken Teriyaki Rice Bowls

These One Pot Chicken Teriyaki Rice Bowls make for the EASIEST week-night meal. You literally make it all in one pot (or skillet). The perfect meal for when you are in a pinch and don’t have a whole lot of time to make dinner. Have you noticed I have been a little obsessed with one […]

Sautéed Asparagus and Cherry Tomatoes

Simple sautéed asparagus pairs well with bright cherry tomatoes. A splash of cream and Parmesan rounds everything out. A perfect side dish for a holiday meal. Here’s why I love social media: a few days ago my sister-in-law Sandi went on our local mom’s Facebook group and asked if anybody knew of any poppy fields […]

Asian Zucchini Noodle Stir-Fry with Shrimp

It’s been quite some time since zucchini noodles made their debut around here, and I decided it was about time they steal the spotlight again. Behold, Asian Zucchini Noodle Stir-Fry with Shrimp. Whether you spy a spiralizer among your kitchen gadgets or not, this quick and easy recipe is guaranteed to become a weekly dinner […]