Tag: Family Meal Planning

Daily Family Kitchen Inspiration

Daily Family Kitchen Inspiration

“Laughter is brightest where food is best.” ~Irish…

Daily Family Kitchen Inspiration: Be A Positive Role Model

Daily Family Kitchen Inspiration: Be A Positive Role Model

Today’s Daily Family Kitchen Inspiration can also be a great Family Table Talk subject. As parents, we are our children’s most powerful role-models.  We can help empower them by using positive…

Simple Jambalaya

Simple Jambalaya

 

I made this Simple Jambalaya for dinner last night, and it was yummy. Nothing fancy. But, delicious, nonetheless.

Simple Jambalaya

Serves: 4-6

 

Ingredients:

  • 1/4 cup onion, coarsely chopped
  • 2 garlic cloves, pressed
  • 1 can (14 1/2-ounces) diced tomatoes, undrained
  • 1 cup kielbasa sausage, sliced
  • 1 cup uncooked long-grain white rice
  • 1/2 teaspoon oregano
  • 1/2 teaspoon paprika
  • 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme leaves
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • 1/4 teaspoon red pepper flakes
  • 1 can (14 1/2-ounces) chicken broth
  • 1/2 cup frozen corn

Directions:

  1. Preheat oven to 400 degrees.
  2. Coarsely chop onion and add to baking dish. Add pressed garlic, tomatoes, sausage, rice and seasonings; stir.
  3. Pour broth over rice mixture; cover.
  4. Bake 55-60 minutes or until rice is tender and liquid has absorbed. Carefully removed baking dish. Stir in corn; cover. Let stand 8-10 minutes.

 

 

Week 2 of the Just In Time Family Meal Planning Challenge

Week 2 of the Just In Time Family Meal Planning Challenge

Sunday, I was a little laid back in writing out our weekly meal plan for Week 2 of our Just In Time Family Meal Planning Challenge.  It was Super Bowl Sunday as you all know and although we’re not…

BBQ Chicken Sliders with Cole Slaw

BBQ Chicken Sliders with Cole Slaw

Easy BBQ Chicken Sliders topped with a crunchy cole slaw, make for the perfect weeknight or weekend party food. Don’t be surprised if they ask for seconds.   BBQ Chicken Sliders with Cole…