Homemade Chicken Caesar Salad in a Bag

I think there’s a good reason we don’t make our own caesar salad dressing — because we think it’s too complicated! What if you could make it in less than 10 minutes? This Homemade Chicken Caesar Salad in a Bag recipe not only allows you to make the dressing in less than 10 minutes but the entire salad!

I would say that’s a good reason to read this recipe:)

And if you are wondering how it tastes….it’s delizioso! read more

Cheesecake Bites

When it comes to dessert, is there really anything better than cheesecake? Ok chocolate cheesecake comes to mind! But I always struggle with eating way too much cheesecake when I have it. That is why these Cheesecake Bites are perfect for just a dabble of dessert after a big dinner. read more

Kid Inspired Wrap Recipes
Wraps don’t have to only be for adults, there are many Kid Inspired Wrap Recipes the entire family can enjoy!  If you are starting to think traditional sandwiches are getting boring, you are probably right!  Wraps are the new “in” sandwich and there are so many possibilities.

Today on my cooking show (still trying to figure out a name:)) on the Burnt Macaroni Facebook page, I will show you some fun Kid Inspired Wrap Recipes!  We hope you will join us at 12 Noon CST!  read more

Campfire Sausage & Potatoes a
If there is anything we can all agree on is that we want to make dinner easy and stress-free! I love when I can combine all my ingredients together in a one-pan dinner or something like this Campfire Sausage & Potatoes recipe!

This recipe brings together all of your ingredients in a campfire style meal. But instead of cooking it on a campfire, I put it on my grill. It’s so easy and gives you the feeling of being outside camping! read more

The Perfect Healthy Meals & Snacks for Athletes

I am always on the lookout for great ideas for my young athletes! I’m not only a mom but a sports mom (and proud of it). So today on Cooking with Chris on the Burnt Macaroni Facebook page, I shared The Perfect Healthy Meals & Snacks for Athletes!

I have done a lot of research on the perfect healthy foods for athletes. I also write for a Sports Moms website so I have definitely looked into this topic:)

So here are a few things I have learned about feeding our little (or big) athletes before, during and after a big game or practice. read more

Homemade Taco Seasoning

I would say we make tacos at least once a week, especially in the fall and winter. We usually use those taco seasoning packets but I have always wanted to make my own Homemade Taco Seasoning. So I scoured the internet and found this recipe that is used by most people who make their own taco seasoning!

And I have to say it’s a big hit in my house! read more

Apple Brie Salad with Ginger Dressing

I love when I can share a new salad dressing recipe! I am always on the lookout for new dressing recipes and this amazing Apple Brie Salad with Ginger Dressing is one I’m excited to share.

It’s no secret I love fruit in my salad. I also love the combo of something crunchy with something sweet. But a salad doesn’t shine without a great dressing recipe. And it seems like every time I find a new one, it’s better than the last. read more