Marinara and Goat Cheese Stuffed Zucchini

When I made this new homemade marinara sauce a couple of weeks ago, I couldn’t get it off my mind. Therefore, when I stumbled across this stuffed zucchini recipe on Pinterest I just had to try it! Since I didn’t want to be stuck in the kitchen cooking marinara sauce on a beautiful Sunday afternoon, I stuck it in the crockpot and went about my day. Then, when it was time to prep the zucchini, it took about 20 minutes Continue reading


Homemade Marinara Sauce

The other night my husband wanted to make Eggplant Parmesan and, since it was a Sunday, I decided it would be a good time to try out a homemade marinara sauce recipe (because, as I’ve said, weekends are a great time to try out time consuming recipes!). Well, this homemade marinara sauce did not disappoint. It took about 5-10 minutes of prep along with 50 minutes of simmering. The second time I made this recipe Continue reading

Garlic Spinach Chicken Stir Fry

I have been cooking a lot recently, I swear. I’ve just been too busy to post here about all the awesome recipes I’ve been cooking/trying!! I had that surgery one month ago yesterday. While I am SO HAPPY with the results of the surgery and am beginning to feel a major improvement in my body , I am not very good at recovering from surgery (AKA, I’m a huge baby). Therefore, the first week back at work I kept my meals simple and healthy. Continue reading