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Tortilla Turkey Turnovers


It’s like a hot pocket that doesn’t leave you guessing what you just ate. We all love hot pockets, let’s admit. Why? Well, for one they are so good, despite the nutritional mystery behind them. Two, it’s a grab-n-go type of food. And we ALL love those! Whether you’re a busy professional always on the go, a student rushing to class or a busy mom with one too many things on your to-do list, this turnover idea is a great and filling food for all types of people.


I would say the two best things things about this meal is the ease and affordability of making it. It can be completed in less than thirty minutes and not many ingredients are required, so all those college students can jump on THIS meal plan, no problem! Secondly, you can get as creative as your heart desires with the filling. Add all the meats, veggies and spices you prefer. My father-in-law makes his with ground turkey, onions and chili powder. Simple! Continue Reading

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Crab Cocktail with Avocado

Have you ever ate a salad and thought, man, it’s like something is missing. Just a little bit of something extra. A “kick”, if you will. Or perhaps you ate an avocado and thought, so bland. Once again, it needs a “kick”. Have no…

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Personal Veggie Pizza

When you think of healthy eating, pizza may not pop into your mind. It has received a bad rep over the years. Granted, a few organic pizza shops have opened in my hometown and the push for no preservatives or artificial flavoring has created…

Dinner Featured Lunch

Easy Stuffed Mushrooms

I am always looking for delicious finger foods to add to my menu when people come over. I would say the most rewarding feeling I get is when I check the table, and there are no leftovers. That’s a sure sign that everyone loved…

Dinner Lunch

Simple Fish Soup

Never underestimate the power of simplicity, or in this case, the TASTE of simplicity! This soup is light, simple and so easy to prepare. This simple fish soup contains the most basic ingredients: fish, onion, garlic, parsley and dill. My dad is great at preparing this soup…

Whole Grain Spaghetti with Ground Turkey and Vegetables
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Whole Grain Spaghetti with Ground Turkey and Vegetables

I feel like people always want healthy food. They would even be willing to choose healthy food over delicious unhealthy options. Undoubtedly, our bodies crave healthy food. We need vitamin rich foods delivering the best of the best to our hungry bodies. But the…

Dinner Lunch

Tostitos Cheese Soup with Scallops

This is my dad’s invention that had jaws dropping to the floor. It is a Tostitos cheese soup made with scallops, celery, potatoes, green and red peppers. I haven’t met anyone who disliked this soup yet. This is a favorite among everyone who knows us! It’s…

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Braised Beef Goulash

One thing I absolutely love about my dad’s cooking, is how he can take something so simple, and make it amazing! What I mean by that is, its never JUST mashed potatoes or plain rice. There’s always a little something that makes those simple…

Dinner Lunch

Wild Cod Fillet in Tomato Sauce

My parents love when we come over. They are always looking for reasons to have us over. Now that we have a child, which happens to be their very first grandchild, they are continuously requesting us to visit. Well, there is no better way…