Chicken · dinner

Barbecue Chicken with Bacon and Cheese

At the end of one year in high school, I remember my Young Life leader, Melinda, grilled up this barbecue chicken. So much of the memory is blurry, but I've never forgotten how much I loved this chicken. It's so simple. Just barbecue sauce, bacon, some cheese and diced tomatoes and green onions (you can… Continue reading Barbecue Chicken with Bacon and Cheese

salad · side dish · vegetarian

Quinoa Salad with Corn, Tomatoes, Avocado and Lime

Several years ago, I remember seeing quinoa all over the place. I had no idea what it was. Fortunately, at a girls' weekend away with friends, my dear friend Becky introduced us all to quinoa with this very salad. She even taught us how to pronounce it 🙂 I've been a fan ever since! Though… Continue reading Quinoa Salad with Corn, Tomatoes, Avocado and Lime

breakfast for dinner · brunch · dinner

Bacon, Egg & Cheese Waffles

Years ago when our kids were really little, we started a family tradition of breakfast for dinner on Thursdays, pizza and games on Fridays. With four kids in five and a half years, life was crazy. I needed a bit of structure to help me survive feeding and caring for everyone. Since then, we've adapted… Continue reading Bacon, Egg & Cheese Waffles

dinner · vegetarian

Goat Cheese & Veggie Quesadilla

The past month has been so full of travel. Unfortunately not the vacation, sunshine kind, though Ryan did get to spend a week in Orlando. In a hotel conference room - ha! Tonight was another night where our family was incomplete. This time, Ryan is away with our third, enjoying the wonderful adventures of 5th… Continue reading Goat Cheese & Veggie Quesadilla