Vegetable and Tofu Pad Thai

My husband recently admitted that he was seriously skeptical the first time I made this for dinner. My “meat and potatoes” man was having a hard time living without his favorite meats, and he was pretty sure he was NOT going to like tofu! He was MORE than surprised when he LOVED this dish and it has been on … Continue reading

Bowties, Chicken, & Olives

My kids absolutely LOVE olives! Me, um, not so much. But everyone else in my family has loved this recipe from the moment I first made it over 10 years ago. My daughter STILL asks for it when I am taking requests for the upcoming week’s menu. Dijon mustard gives this a punch of flavor … Continue reading

Mandarin Spinach Salad

I had almost completely forgotten about this amazing salad! I didn’t even remember what it tasted like, but just one bite reminded me why everyone LOVES this salad. If you take it to a picnic or gathering, leave off the dressing until right before serving to keep the spinach from getting too wilted. I don’t … Continue reading