Rigatoni with Sun Dried Tomatoes, Basil & Mascarpone Sauce

RIGATONI w SUNDRIED TOMATOES, BASIL and MASCARPONE - perfect weeknight meal so full of flavor and big rigatoni noodles so the sauce can get all up inside #pasta #sauce #dinner #healthy #happilyunprocessed

This pasta sauce doesn't use regular tomatoes, its flavor is intensified with sundried tomatoes, fresh garlic and basil and combined with mascarpone cheese and parmesan cheese for the most epic sauce ever! This pasta could not be easier to make and it's so full of flavor that I think it's outranked … [Continue reading]

Hash Brown Wrapped Vegetarian Omelet

Hash Brown Wrapped Vegetarian Omelet - crispy golden hash browns form a perfect shell to wrap an omelet on the inside #breakfastfood #eggs #potatoes #hashbrowns #happilyunprocessed.com

Crispy golden hash browns wrap an omelet with onions, peppers, broccoli and cheese and then it is folded over for a crispy crunchy outside and a tender hot cheesy inside. I was bored the other day and when I am bored I tend to cook.I make eggs almost everyday for at least 1 person in this house … [Continue reading]

Garlic & Herb Bowtie Pasta

GARLIC AND HERB BOWTIE PASTA SIDEDISH - Homemade seasonings with garlic and herbs make this an easy weeknight sidedish #knorr #pasta #sidedish #healthy #happilyunprocessed

Creamy garlic and herb bow-tie pasta that is cooked in one pot and ready in 15 minutes!  Without question, the side dish section of our blog … [Continue reading]

Best Grilled Chicken Marinade

This basic marinade for chicken is completely foolproof!  Its been a staple in our house since I began cooking.  Olive oil, apple cider vinegar, … [Continue reading]

Blackened Shrimp Tacos with Slaw & Sriracha Sauce

BLACKENED SPICY SHRIMP TACOS W/ SLAW AND SRIRACHA SAUCE - a healthy twist to Taco Tuesdays #shrimptacos #healthy #weeknight dinner #happilyunprocessed

These blackened shrimp tacos are an easy, healthy weeknight dinner and a twist on your regular Taco Tuesday.These spicy blackened shrimp, along … [Continue reading]

Sweet Potato Stackers w/ Gruyere, Parmesan Cheese & Thyme

SWEET POTATO STACKERS WITH GRUYERE, PARMESAN & THYME #sidedish #potatoes #happilyunprocessed

Thinly sliced sweet potatoes are stacked and baked in a muffin tin along with caramelized onions, gruyere & parmesan cheeses and fresh thyme. … [Continue reading]

Flank Steak Fajitas

FLANK STEAK FAJITAS - perfectly grilled strips of flank steak with onions and peppers served with fresh tortillas, sour cream, guacamole and salsa #fajitas #happilyunprocessed

The steak from fajitas typically comes from a tougher cut of beef often resulting in chewy and not very enjoyable fajitas.  Our Flank Steak recipe … [Continue reading]

Weeknight Marinated Flank Steak

MARINTED FLANK STEAK - easy weeknight steak #steak #dinner #happilyunprocessed.com

There's a big price difference when it comes to different cuts of meat such as a cut of New York Strip, Tenderloin and Flank Steak.Why?Because … [Continue reading]

Shaved Brussel Sprout Salad with Honey Mustard & Apple Vinaigrette

SHAVED BRUSSEL SPROUT SALAD w HONEY MUSTARD & APPLE VINAIGRETTE #brusselsprouts #salad #healthy #sidedish #happilyunprocessed.com

Shaved Brussel sprouts with bacon, apples, dried cranberries and nuts in a simple honey mustard and apple vinaigrette.Meet my latest obsession. … [Continue reading]

Chicken Francese

CHICKEN FRANCESE - thinly sliced chicken breasts are floured and egg dipped before sauteeing and simmering in a butter, lemon and wine sauce #chicken #francese #weeknightdinner #happilyunprocessed

This classic Italian-American dish is one of the simplest yet most rewarding in flavor.  Thinly sliced chicken breasts are floured and dipped in egg … [Continue reading]

Foolproof Braided Brioche Loaf

BRIOCHE BRAIDED LOAF - This bread is as easy to make as it is beautiful #brioche #hmemade bread #happilyunprocessed

This brioche bread is soft, buttery and fluffy.   We braided it and then placed in a loaf pan, topped it an egg wash and sesame seeds for a perfect … [Continue reading]

Chicken Thighs in a Creamy Dijon Mustard Sauce

CHICKEN THIGHS IN A CREAMY DIJON SAUCE #chickenthighs #dinner #happilyunprocessed

Chicken thighs are nestled in between onions and cooked until golden brown.  Then some white wine, crème fraiche and 2 types of mustard are added … [Continue reading]