Roasted Shrimp and Orzo

A few weeks ago, my co-worker showed me a recipe by The Barefoot Contessa. I couldn’t get it out of my head and thought the fresh herbs and veggies were a perfect springtime dish. The next day I stopped by the grocery store and grabbed all the ingredients. I invited my in laws over for…

Aldi Finds {Back To School Edition}

My son returns to school in just a few short weeks. He typically packs his lunch and I like to use the approach of easy, yet nutritious meals. No one likes to be frantic at 6am packing lunch boxes. Enter, Aldi… Aldi products are on frequent rotation at my house. I have shopped there for…

Cherry & Arugula Salad

Salads are a perfect way to step up your veggie intake. They make a quick and nutritious lunch and can be prepared with a variety of ingredients. Cherry season is short and sweet and inspired this simple salad. I got Rainer and sweet cherries on sale this week. Adding fruit to leafy greens is an…

Rotisserie Chicken Salad

I’ve become lazy when it comes to lunch. It has sort of become an afterthought, so now I’m trying to freshen up our lunch menu. As you know, I love to cook, but sometimes you become tired and clean up is the worst. Cleaning is so not my favorite! Sorry for the rambling- this chicken…