Here are some of my favorite recipes.  Most are found on my blog, some are on my mom’s blog , and a few are outside links.  I hope you’ll try some and enjoy them!

Meals that Impress {without the Stress}

My list of easy, fast, and/or do-able meals for all of us, especially moms!

Cabbage & Green Lentil Curry {vegetarian}

Greek Salad

Asian Tacos


Pasta Salad





Fried Chicken

Taco Salad and Homemade Shells

Japanese Chicken Salad



Pesto Chicken Pasta


Chicken Pot Pie

Mexican Lettuce Wraps

Cilantro-Lime Chicken (or pork)

Japanese Chicken

Thai Turkey Tacos

Turkey Tacos Al Carbon

Turkey Chili

Turkey Spaghetti Sauce

Tacos (we use turkey)

Greek Chicken

Kung Pao Chicken

Apple & Rosemary Chicken

Turkey Vegetable Soup

Curry-Spiced Noodles {Vegetarian}

Terriyaki Chicken with Pineapples

Mexican Lettuce Wraps

Roasted {whole} Chicken

Chicken Broccoli Lo Mein

Turkey Burgers

Chicken Enchiladas

3-Cheese Penne Florentine

Honey Molasses Chicken

Thai Green Curry Chicken

Moroccan Chicken

Peanut-Mirin Chicken (or pork)

Crockpot Rotisserie-Style Chicken

Chicken Pitas

(Crockpot) Coq Au Vin

Chicken & Mushroom Hot Pot

Lemony Chicken Saltimbocca

Balmoral Chicken {haggis-stuffed chicken}

Christy’s Chinese Chicken & Cabbage

Christy’s Chicken Enchiladas

Poppyseed Chicken

PF Chang’s Spicy Chicken {copy cat recipe}


Honey Orange Shrimp with Udon Noodles

Vietnamese Salt & Pepper Shrimp Rice Noodle Bowl Salad

Thai Green Curry Soup with Shrimp

Honey Orange Shrimp with Udon noodles

Roasted Salmon stuffed with spinach, ricotta, and feta cheese

Spicy Shrimp Linguine

Fiery Fish Tacos with Crunchy Corn Salsa & Cilantro Lime Sauce

Terriyaki Salmon with snow peas and carrots


Amazing French Dip Sandwiches {crockpot}

Beef Stroganoff

Beef Sesame Noodles


Italian Meatloaf (can use turkey)


Chili (I use turkey, though)

Loosemeat Sandwiches


Brilliant Bacon Pasta

Emily’s Brilliant Bacon Pasta

Breakfast Burritos

Cilantro-Lime Pork Chops (or chicken breasts)

Coke Roast

Calzones (can sub out pork)

Chicago-Style Pizza

Pulled Pork

Vegetarian {ie Meatless….you may have to sub out chicken broth}

Butternut Squash Risotto

Baked Tortellini

Butternut Squash Risotto

Stuffed Shells with Smoky Marinara

Curry-Spiced Noodles

Kinda Crunchy Kate’s Green Smoothies

Roasted Butternut Squash with Pine Nuts, Red Bell Pepper, & Goat Cheese


Bruschetta & Pizza Bagels


Roasted Butternut Squash & Veg

Thai Green Curry Soup with Shrimp

Spicy Chicken Soup

Cheddar Chicken Chowder

Lamb Stew

Spinach Tortellini Soup

Taco Soup

Potato Leek Soup

Stuffed Cabbage “Stoup

Cheese & Artichoke Soup

Broccoli Cheese Soup {low-fat}

Asian Chicken Noodle Soup

Turkey Vegetable Soup

French Onion Soup

Pumpkin Curry Soup


Cookie Dough Cupcakes

Cookie dough cupcakes with cookie dough filling, & brown sugar frosting

Apple Pie

Yellow Sheet Cake with Chocolate Frosting

Italian Cream Cake

Chocolate Coca-Cola Cake

Coconut Cream Pie

Poppyseed Cake


English Toffee

Conversation Heart White Chocolate Bark


Homemade Popcorn

Peanut Butter Fudge {super-easy!}


Conversation Heart White Chocolate Bark

Chocolate Chip Scones

Cake Ball Pops

Salted Peanut Butter Cookies

Brilliant Brunch Recipe Index

Caramel Apples

Christy’s Authentic Scottish Sticky Toffee Pudding Cake & Sauce

Candy Corn Popcorn Balls


Fried Rice

Mexican Rice

Irish Soda Bread


Spicy Cabbage Slaw

Smashed Potatoes

German-Style Potato Salad

Hashbrown Casserole {aka party potatoes}

Hot Spinach-Artichoke Dip {& add 1 small can of green chilies!}

Roasted Eggplant {aka aubergines} and Peppers

Twice-Baked Potatoes

Gingered Carrots

Sausage & Herb Stuffing

Butter Crescent Rolls

Mango Salsa

Irish Soda Bread