Recipes Archive


Skinny Chicken Tortilla Soup

I know what you’re thinking; who wants to eat a skinny chicken? Not this girl. And thankfully, with this recipe, the “skinny” refers to the fact that this is a lower-fat version of traditional chicken tortilla soup. If your not watching your weight, the ingredients can be easily swapped out for the full-fat


Petite Low-Fat Vanilla Scones

I really enjoy baking when:  a) I have the time, b) motivation strikes and c) I have the energy.  Unfortunately, the stars do not align too often around here, but for some reason, last weekend was different.  I woke up on Sunday morning and decided I just absolutely HAD to bake something.


Must Try Recipes!

Happy Tuesday!  I hope you’re week is off to a good start!  I’m still recuperating from a very busy weekend.  My daughter and I joined my sister and some friends for the “Color Run” at Tempe Town Lake on Saturday, and let me just say, while it was super fun, it was


Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup

I just wanted to share this recipe with you; I made it last night and it was so delish, I just can’t keep it to myself!  Please get the full recipe here:  Cinnamon Spice & Everything Nice     Her website is fabulous!  I’m sure you’ll find lots more recipes to try


Grilled Chicken Taco Pizzas

I don’t know about you, but I’m always on the lookout for new recipes that are both delicious and family friendly.  I saw this recipe on Food Network and knew that I must give it a try!  This is a terrific fusion of my family’s two favorite foods:  tacos and pizza.  I have


White-Chocolate Cherry Shortbread

Tis’ the season… for holiday baking!  I found this recipe on one of my favorite websites, and although I haven’t made these myself,  the recipe got rave reviews from people that have! White-Chocolate Cherry Shortbread Prep: 40 min. Bake: 10 min. per batch Stand: 30 min. Ingredients • 1/2 cup maraschino cherries, drained


It’s Soup Season…

Time to post my first recipe….and what would be better than good ole’ chicken noodle soup! I have always associated Fall with the beginning of “soup season”. Nothing takes the chill out of the air like a warm, comforting bowl of soup. Enjoy with your favorite bread, and of course, your favorite