Recipes & Adventures

Quick Pressure Cooker Chicken Soup

Quick Pressure Cooker Chicken Soup

I’m in love with this quick and easy pressure-cooker chicken soup – so much that I’ve made it twice in the past week because we can’t get enough of it. My son loves it, and it’s hearty enough to satisfy my husband’s appetite with all of his running these days (he’s...

Zucchini Boats

Zucchini Boats

This flavorful dish is quick enough to be a weeknight staple, but flavorful enough to be a family favorite. This version uses Mexican flavors, but you can easily change up the ingredients, using different spices and cheese to suit your tastes. For an Italian version,...

The Big Trifecta Birthday Party – And Daniel’s Cake!

The Big Trifecta Birthday Party – And Daniel’s Cake!

They say the 1st birthday party is more to celebrate the parents making it through the first year than for the newly minted one-year-old. That may be true, but when child and parents all have birthdays in the same week – and they’re all milestone birthdays – that’s an...

My Favorite Granola

My Favorite Granola

About 6 years ago I wasn’t a big granola-eater. I always shied away from the store-bought stuff because of the high fat/sugar content and/or cardboard taste. But this granola changed all that. As I increased my workout schedule that year, and started running...