Chicken Avocado Burgers with Sweet Potato Fries and Aioli with Plated

Chicken Avocado Burgers with Plated | Sweet Treats and More

    You guys, last week we made two fabulous meals from Plated!! Chicken Avocado Burgers with Sweet Potato Fries & Aioli ↑↑ and Sausage, Summer Squash, and Corn Stir-Fry with Basil and Sweet Peppers ↓↓ They were amazing and I’m in love with this service. And today, you get the recipe for these deeeelcious burgers. … 

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Roast Beef & Cream Cheese Wontons


Whether you’re looking for a quick and easy snack, quick appetizer, or need some finger food for an upcoming party, these Roast Beef & Cream Cheese Wontons are your ticket! I’m a snacky kind of girl, so these are right up my alley.  And for some reason, whenever I eat bite-sized food I justify eating… 

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Peanut Butter Chocolate & Oreo Banana Pops

These tasty little frozen treats are just what we all need this summer.  After all, it’s almost JUNE!!  Can you believe it?  Which means I get to meet this little baby boy in almost three weeks.  Eeeek!   But it also means swim suit season is just around the corner.  Eeeek, again!  Not to worry,… 

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Turkey Taco Burgers with Green Chile Sour Cream

turkey taco burger

  One of my favorite blogger’s Katie, from Yes, I want Cake lost her sweet mother on Mother’s Day.  My heart breaks for her.  If you read Katie’s blog, you’ve read about her adventures in food and fitness, but also in motherhood.  The joy and excitement she finds in being a mom is inspiring and makes me… 

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Crack Brownies


I had one request for Mother’s Day yesterday.  These Crack Brownies.  Brett had every intention of making them for me, but I got impatient and made them Friday night.  Half of the pan was gone by Sunday! Oopsie.  I first saw this brownies over at  Pip & Ebby and have just been dying to try them! … 

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Philly Cheese Steak Romaine Boats

philly cheese romaine boats

My husband and I love a good Philly Cheese Steak Sandwich.   We don’t eat them often so when we do, we splurge and get them loaded with cream cheese or cheese whiz.  And we savor every single bite.  We went to one our favorite Philly Cheese Steak Sandwich shops over the weekend with Brett’s… 

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Tomato Basil Quinoa Salad

I’ve scheduled my c-section for June 12th, so unless this baby does a little flip and is no longer breech, I’ve got five weeks left of pregnancy! I will admit having another boy has made prepping for this baby really easy….    I haven’t been shopping for baby clothes once!  Just baby shoes.  But Owen… 

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Churro Pancakes

These Churro Pancakes might be the easiest thing you can make for Cinco De Mayo tomorrow! Whip up a batch of your favorite pancakes (whether from a box or from scratch), then just butter each side of the pancake, and dip each side in a cinnamon-sugar mixture!  I love Krusteaz Whole Wheat Pancake Mix so… 

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Easy Margherita Pizza


The last couple of months we’ve been having themed meal nights, Mexican night and pizza night. It makes meal planning a lot easier as well as the grocery shopping.  The other nights of the week I try to make something new.  Taco night has consisted of a variety of tacos, taco salad, fajitas, Mexican rice… 

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Nestle Toll House Chocolate Chip Pie

This Nestle Toll House Pie is like a giant, warm and gooey chocolate chip cookie!  Sliced and served warm with a big ol’ scoop of ice cream or fresh whipping cream, and you’ve got yourself a little slice of heaven. It’s definitely rich and full of all kinds of calories that are hard to ignore,… 

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Fuji Apple & Chicken Salad with Litehouse’s Fuji Apple Vinaigrette

I’ve got the perfect spring/summer salad for you today!  It’s been a favorite of mine for lunch lately.  I’m talking crisp Romaine lettuce, sliced Fuji apples, strawberries, celery, some slivered almonds, Feta cheese, and chicken all tossed together with my new favorite Fuji Apple Vinaigrette dressing from Litehouse. Have you tried it??? You seriously need… 

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