5 Family Friendly Sheet Pan Meals

Move over, slow cooker. You aren’t needed, instant pot. Why? Because I can GUARANTEE that you already have a magical kitchen tool that will ensure a tasty and healthy dinner with minimal clean up. What is this kitchen unicorn? A baking sheet. Seriously. Start with a baking sheet, cover it in either cooking spray or […]

Kid Friendly Valentine’s Day

In the past I have written about the most romantic restaurants around Chicagoland to take your sweetheart to if you are lucky enough to score a babysitter and some other ways to have the Ultimate Date Night in Chicagoland. Well, I’m here to tell you that all is not lost if you aren’t able to get a baby sitter […]

Easy Prep Meals

Being a parent is tough.  We making so many important decisions, serve as positive role models, take care of our children’s needs…it’s exhausting!  And when I am struggling through one of those loooong weeks, the last thing I want to do is cook.  That’s why I rely on my favorite and reliable list of easy […]

Winner, Winner Slow Cooked Dinner

Something that seems to be constant, no matter what day it is, holiday or otherwise, is the stress of cooking.  First you have to gauge other’s food interests, then head to the grocery store (and you will of course forget one vital ingredient), put said groceries away, and then find the time to prepare and cook […]