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Easy Skillet Steak with Onions and Mushrooms

This is a partnered post. As always, all thoughts and opinions are my own. I'm looking at the calendar and I'm in awe that summer is almost over for the kids. Before I know it, we will be back to early bed times, homework, and super busy days (and nights)! So I'm starting my planning early and trying to secure down a back-to-school meal plan. And … [Read more...]

Veggie Sloppy Joes Recipe + Mushroom Makeover Update

Button, oyster, portobello, shiitake…I love them all.  As I end the 30 day Mushroom Makeover challenge, I'm so grateful for the opportunity I had to spend some additional time in the kitchen to create new recipes using mushrooms. Being an ambassador for the Mushroom Council really was a lot of fun … and nope, I'm still not tired of mushrooms! I … [Read more...]

Italian Sausage, Spinach and Ricotta Cheese Stuffed Shells

Italian Sausage Stuffed Shells, y'all! I've been working with Johnsonville now for a couple of years and about once a quarter I feature an easy recipe using a Johnsonville product. This quarter, it's all about the All Natural Fresh Italian Mild Ground Sausage. Recipes like this one allow me to create a meal my Italian husband loves, while … [Read more...]

Balsamic Green Beans and Mushrooms

It has been three weeks since I began my #MushroomMakeover for the Mushroom Council.  You may wonder if I'm growing tired of mushrooms yet.  Not at all!  They are truly so versatile. Week 1 brought a love for the flavor of mushrooms with balsamic vinegar.  Such a great combination!  Week 2 pushed me to prepare mushrooms in a wider variety.  My … [Read more...]

Mushroom and White Bean Tostada + Mushroom Makeover Snack Ideas

This post was created as part of the #MushroomMakeover 30 Day Weight Loss Challenge in which I am a financially compensated blogger ambassador for the Mushroom Council.  The opinions are my own and based on my own experience. Two weeks into the Mushroom Makeover 30-Day Challenge for the Mushroom Council, and I'm learning so much about eating … [Read more...]

My 30-Day Mushroom Makeover + Red Quinoa and Black Bean Bowl Recipe

This post was created as part of the #MushroomMakeover 30 Day Weight Loss Challenge in which I am a financially compensated blogger ambassador for the Mushroom Council.  The opinions are my own and based on my own experience. People have strong feelings about postpartum weight loss.  I find myself in the middle, trying to find a balance between … [Read more...]