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

Cranberry-Apple Sweet Potatoes

This recipe says it can be baked in the oven or put on the grill. To date, I have only baked it, but plan to toss it on the grill now that the weather is warmer. I cannot begin to tell you how delicious and easy this is! The sweet potatoes come out incredibly tender … Continue reading