Recipe Rewind: Cheese on a Stick Swap

Recipe Rewind! I posted about my Cheese on a Stick Swap awhile back. After talking to some friends who have never tried Cheese on a Stick, I thought it was time to revive this forgotten recipe.   √Kid-Friendly √Low-Cal/Low-Fat √Almost Too Easy You probably love Cheese on a Stick and don’t even know it. Cheese…

3-Bean Chili (A One-pot, Crock-pot Fave)

Recently, I asked what kinds of recipes people were interested in for their everyday lives. What I got back was: √One-Pot √Crock-Pot √Low-Cal/Low-Fat I think I found the perfect recipe to fit ALL of these needs! It’s requirements are minimal – one crock-pot, one can-opener, one spoon. Check out the recipe and health stats below.

This Blog Needs A Facelift

I’ve always known that my little blog needed more pictures, but I think it might be time for a makeover.  What kind of features, recipes, and links are important to you when you’re looking for recipes?

30 Minute Crustless Egg and Veggie Bake

I recently had to adopt a super-low carb diet for health reasons, and was looking for a super easy, super fast, super low-carb meal that would be super yummy. I also wanted to be super cheap; it’s just how I roll. My husband and I are finishing our graduate degrees this semester, so as full…

One Great Breakast

I love Carnation Instant Breakfast. It’s a great way to start the day and comes in SO many yummy flavors.  I’m a big fan of using it to make Breakfast Milkshakes, which offers all of the benefits of Instant Breakfast with at least a serving of fruit. However, when the temperatures drop, I prefer coffee…

JenE’s Best Mexi-Chicken Filling

I had planned to make Smothered Chicken Enchiladas but forgot to buy cream cheese. I had really been looking forward to them, so I decided to make do. To be honest the Chicken Enchilada recipe is basically a modified version of  the Taquito recipe, so tweaking is fine. So, I was looking at my fridge…

3 Ingredient Mexi-style Side Dish

I love 3 ingredient recipes. They are so easy and usually very inexpensive. If you’re making Dorito Casserole, Enchiladas, Taquitoes, or any another Mexi-style dish, the side dish below is a healthy, quick way to add protein to a meal. Spicy Corn and Black Beans 1 cup canned Black Beans, rinsed 1 cup canned Sweet…

Chicken Dorito Casserole

Chicken Dorito Casserole 1 -2 ( 10 – 12 oz) Can Chicken or 1 lb cooked chicken, shredded shredded Cheddar or “Mexican Taco” cheese 1 can Cream of Mushroom soup 1 can Cream of Chicken Soup 1 can Rotel tomatoes, well drained 1 large bag of Doritoes

1-1-1 Chocolate-y Cookies

The Easiest Cookie Ever, Again! You may remember my post about Peanut Butter cookies!  So easy!  (and if you don’t remember, fill yourself in here) In the search of all things easy and yummy, I bring you Nutella Cookies! Ingredients 1 cup sugar 1 large egg 1 cup Nutella

(Cheap, Cheap, Cheap) 3 Ingredient Chili

Football season is almost here!  I can hardly believe it. Chili is a great, cheap way to feed any number of friends who pop by to watch the game. Below are TWO recipes I call Football Season Chili because they are the easiest, throw-together-before-a-game meals I’ve ever made.  Both of the recipes below are thick…

What’s for Dinner?

I’ve been a little absent lately…Grad school does that to a person, but I thought I’d stop in a say hi! I haven’t been creating a lot of new recipes lately, but I’ve definately been using the ones I’ve got.  See below for the links to what I’m eating this week: Stuffed Shells (double the…