Run hard. Eat well.

Month: December 2016

Lasagna Soup

Lasagna Soup

Lasagna Soup could not have come on a better day!  I am happy to announce that today marks Day 30 of the Runner’s World Run Streak for me.  For those of you that don’t know what the Runner’s World Run Streak is, it is a […]




Crockpot Pulled Beef Sandwiches

Crockpot Pulled Beef Sandwiches

As a busy mom of four, Crockpot Pulled Beef Sandwiches have become a lifesaver meal in my house.  I know I’m not alone when I say this: life gets crazy!  Today in particular, the kids have a band concert, basketball practice, and wrestling practice.  I […]




Tangy Cabbage Coleslaw

Tangy Cabbage Coleslaw

Tangy Cabbage Coleslaw is the perfect accompaniment for all your favorite meat dishes.  This is a simple salad that can be thrown together in minutes, and unlike many other cabbage-slaw recipes, it is not too sweet.  Rather than using sugar, this recipe uses apple cider vinegar, […]




Teriyaki Turkey Meatballs With Coconut Rice

Teriyaki Turkey Meatballs With Coconut Rice

Teriyaki Turkey  Meatballs With Coconut Rice have quickly become a family favorite meal in my house.  All four of my kids love this dinner, which in my house, is somewhat of an anomaly.  Now that my kids are getting older, and my oldest is now 14 […]




Swiss Meatloaf Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

Swiss Meatloaf Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms

To me, Swiss Meatloaf Stuffed Portobello Mushrooms are a combination made in heaven.  There is just something about mushrooms and Swiss cheese that go perfectly together, like peanut butter and jelly, or peas and carrots (you get the picture!).  These stuffed mushrooms literally have it all–juicy portobello […]




Homemade Chicken Stock

Homemade Chicken Stock

Without a doubt, homemade chicken stock is a staple ingredient when it comes to making home cooked meals.  Not only does it serve as a base for soups and stews, it also adds richness and flavor to many recipes.  There are certainly times when store bought […]