The Kitchen

Welcome to my Kitchen! Here you will find all my favorite recipes. Enjoy!

St. Patrick’s Day Popcorn Treat

Here's an EASY treat to mix up for the kids. Simply pop up some popcorn and drizzle it with green ...
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EASY Mac & Cheese Bites

Looking for something easy to whip up for Super Bowl Sunday? These Mac & Cheese bites are a pleaser. They ...
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Fitness Friday – Power Breakfasts

Whether jump-starting your day or having a post early workout breakfast, it's important to include protein and wholesome nutrients. Food is ...
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Tuscan Soup Recipe

It’s been Soup Sundays this winter. There’s nothing like a warm soup on a cold winter day. I've been rotating ...
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EASY Valentine Chocolate Bark

I'm over on Mom Generations today sharing a SUPER EASY Valentine treat! Come check out how easy it is make ...
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4 Easy Recipes for the Busy Hostess

Entertaining can be a lot of fun, but it's also a little daunting. Here are four easy recipes that are ...
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Roasted Squash Soup

Fall is in full swing here in New England. The leaves are changing glorious colors and the air is getting ...
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Pumpkin Monkey Bread

I'm over on Mom Generations today sharing a yummy, gooey treat! Pumpkin Monkey Bread. It's easy to make and sure ...
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Fitness Friday – 5 Immune Boosting Foods

Well like it or not cold and flu season is upon us. First things first, prevention. Wash those hands people! ...
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Chocolate Graveyard Halloween Fun

Looking for a FUN and EASY Halloween treat to make this week? This Chocolate Graveyard I shared on Mom Generations last year is ...
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EASY for Kids, Monster Pops

Looking for an easy "cake pop" hack. You've come to the right place. My kids wanted to make “cake pops.” Well ...
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Morning Park Dates

One of my favorite weekend activities is having a morning park date with my boys. I always look forward to ...
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The Scents and Tastes of Fall

I can't believe Summer is basically over. The kids started school and the nights are getting cooler. One of the ...
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Simple Morning Frittata

Have you ever made a frittata? They’re super easy and make the perfect breakfast, brunch, or even dinner! The great thing ...
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Pumped for Pumpkin Winner!!

We're getting Pumped for Pumpkin here in Rhode Island!! Remember that surprise event I told you about the other day? ...
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Getting Pumped for Pumpkin With Dunkin’

Do you have a passion for all things PUMPKIN!? Well it’s that time of year again, and Dunkin’ Donuts has ...
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Hasselback Zucchini and Bunny Tales

I usually have an absolute abundance of zucchini by this time in the summer. I'm always looking for some new ...
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Dessert Pizza!

Last month I went to dinner with Audrey from Mom Generations and a couple more of our high school/elementary school ...
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Spicing Things Up With This Simple Jambalaya Recipe

Head over to Mom Generations and check out this jambalaya recipe. It was super simple and full of fantastic flavor ...
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Super EASY Patriotic Dessert

I'm over at Mom Generations today sharing the EASIEST Patriotic dessert ever to whip up for this weekend's festivities. Come ...
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What To Pair With Your Coffee On Dunkin’ Donuts Iced Coffee Day

My head is buzzing with all the amazing Dunkin' Donuts coffee facts I learned today from Dunkin's Senior Research & ...
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Iced Coffee for A Cause: May 25th is Dunkin’ Donuts Iced Coffee Day for Hasbro Children’s Hospital

I'm getting excited for Dunkin' Donuts Iced Coffee Day here in Rhode Island, on May 25th, 2016! For every Iced Coffee ...
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Does Your Family Run On Dunkin’? #IceDD4Hasbro

This morning was just crazy. I must have said get your shoes on and brush your teeth at least 6 ...
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How To Cook Spaghetti Squash

Spaghetti squash. It is one of the simplest things to make and you can do so much with it. Add ...
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Celebrating Dunkin’ Donuts Iced Coffee Day in RI

Rhode Island readers, have you heard of Dunkin' Donuts Iced Coffee Day yet? I personally start every day with my ...
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Spicy Hoisin Shrimp Recipe

Who needs take-out when you can make a delicious meal in a matter of minutes? I'm over at Mom Generations ...
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St. Patrick’s Day Cupcakes

Head over to Mom Generations and check out these SUPER-DUPER cute St. Patrick's Day cupcakes I made for the kids. These little ...
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Bacon-Wrapped Corn Muffins

I'm at Mom Generations today sharing these DELICIOUS Bacon-Wrapped Corn Muffins. Yes, you read that correctly. They're yummy corn muffins ...
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Super EASY Valentine Cookie

Looking for a super EASY Valentine treat to make with the kids this week? I'm over at Mom Generations sharing ...
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Dinner For One: Sweet Potato & Brussel Sprouts Saute

The majority of the week we have "family dinner." Aside from Thursday night, when the kids have Scouts. I usually ...
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Apple & Brie Phyllo Cups

I love a great appetizer that looks fancier than it really is. These Apple & Brie cups are perfect for entertaining ...
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20-Minute Meal – Sausage & Kale Saute

Looking for a quick weeknight meal? I'm over at Mom Generations sharing my quick recipe for Sausage & Kale Saute over ...
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Bakin’ Your Bacon

BACON!! I just picture a dog running around like crazy. I despise making bacon. Don't get me wrong, I LOVE bacon, ...
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Don’t Fumble the Waistline This Football Season: 5 Good Tailgating Choices

Football season is here at last! However, along with football season comes tons of fried and fatty foods that will ...
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Zucchini Chips and Small Triumphs

I usually end up with a ton of zucchini from my garden come the end of summer. I'm always giving it ...
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The Joys of a Garden – Cucumber Tomato Salad

I started garden a few years ago and I LOVE it. There is nothing like fresh vegetables right from your ...
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Shark Week Treats!

Happy Shark Week folks! We're whipping up some quick Shark Week Treats today. Although some of the Shark Week shows ...
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Dressing up Dinner with Lemon Caper Sauce

We’re dressing up those boring pork chops tonight. I grew up on the classic Shake n’ Bake pork chop. My ...
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Grilled Eggplant

I'm sharing my Grilled Eggplant over on Mom Generations. Summer for us is filled with burgers and hot dogs. I ...
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Grilled Halibut

I'm over at Mom Generations today sharing my new summer dinner favorite, Grilled Halibut. So simple and delicious!! My husband has ...
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Giving Chicken Enchilada Lasagna A Try

I decided to switch up my go-to Chicken Enchilada recipe and turn it into a lasagna. I wasn't sure how ...
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Fresh Guacamole in 5 Minutes

I love having simple go-to recipes for entertaining, and this guacamole does not disappoint. It's so quick and easy. I'm ...
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Sharing my Sweet Potato Nachos

Looking for a healthier version of a nacho? These are amazing. I didn't want to share them. Such great flavor ...
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Tomato, Mozzarella, & Pesto, Oh my!

Come on over to Mom Generations to see what I'm cooking up this week. So yummy!! Gourmet made easy! ...
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It’s Time for Some St. Patrick’s Day Treats

I'm sharing some fun St. Patrick's Day treat ideas over on Mom Generations. Be sure to go check them out ...
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Comfort Foods: Venus De Milo Soup

This winter has been all about the comfort foods for me. I've been hiding in my kitchen. I ended up ...
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Herb-Roasted Pork Tenderloin

I'm sharing my Herb-Roasted Pork Tenderloin over on Mom Generations today. Check it out. It's super easy and elegant. Make ...
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Sweet Potato Hash Bacon Cups

We were snowed in again this weekend. What tends to happen when I'm trapped inside is that I hide in ...
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Kale Soup Recipe

I'm sharing my Kale soup recipe over on Mom Generations today. It's the perfect rainy day for it here. Turkey ...
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Sharing My Meal Prep Tips

I'm over at Mom Generations sharing my top 10 meal prep tips. Head on over and get ready for a ...
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Sausage Cornbread Stuffing

Honestly, I cannot wait to make this again on Thursday. The flavors are amazing...and even the in-laws loved it! It's ...
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Banana Nut Scones

Looking for a yummy treat this weekend...aside from the mountains of Halloween candy you now have lying around? I'm sharing ...
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Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

I'm over at Mom Generations  sharing some delicious pumpkin chocolate chip cookies! I must say they turned out quite well ...
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Sweet Potato Salad

Throughout the summer our family gets together poolside at my brother and sister in-laws nearly every Sunday. Family Sunday Funday ...
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Sicilian Chicken Salad

Let’s face it. No one wants to cook in the heat of summer. Lately I’ve been experimenting with chicken salad ...
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Two Ingredient Pancake: Figure Friendly

A banana and an egg walked into a bar... Head over to Mom Generations and check out these super easy, ...
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Mascarpone Strawberries

I'm over at Mom Generations sharing this delicious and festive treat!! Let's hear it for the red, white, and blue! ...
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Sharing My Chicken Parmesan

They're Getting Gorgeous in the kitchen over at Mom Generations! I'm sharing my chicken parmesan recipe. It's delish. Don't miss ...
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Healthy Banana Nut Muffins

Head over to Mom Generations for a fantasic and healthy banana nut muffin recipe I found on paleogrub.com. No refined sugars! ...
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I’m Over At Mom Generations

I'm contributing over at Mom Generations with my dear friend Audrey. Today we're mixing up some black bean salad. Easy, ...
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Chicken Sausage Saute

I'm always trying to find a nice quick week-night meal. Tonight I wanted to try something different. I'm sick of ...
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Sweet Potato Hash Browns

I had a serious craving for hash browns the other day thanks to The Life of J-Wo's post on the ...
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Breakfast Obsession

Alright, I need to share my breakfast obsession. For starters, if you're not on the brussels sprout wagon yet, get ...
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Asian Grilled Mahi Mahi

Happy Summer everyone. At last! One of the things I love about summer is that we grill more. Steak, turkey ...
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Shrimp, Pasta, & Vodka Sauce

It's a rare occasion that my husband and I go out to dinner together, just the two of us. Last ...
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Calling For Chicken Enchiladas

Being trapped in the house while the snow is falling at a steady and rapid pace makes me want to cook ...
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Fall Foods – Turkey Chili

As I promised, I'm going to share some recipes over the next couple of months. It's football season, fall is ...
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Coming Up On When The Kids Go To Bed

Fall makes me want to cook. I just want to fill the house will comforting aromas of garlic, thyme, rosemary...even ...
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Jump Start Monday

I'm not a fan of Mondays. Not at all. I get the Sunday blues around 3pm because I dread Monday ...
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Food, Football, & Fall

Although the calendar says we have a few more days of summer, fall has certainly struck us this weekend. The ...
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