Love+Food: One-Pot Paprika Chicken Thighs

One-Pot Paprika Chicken Thighs | ReluctantEntertainer.com

Today’s One-Pot Paprika Chicken Thighs, with potatoes and carrots, is flavorful, healthy, and good enough for company! Try it on served in rice, quinoa, or farro. As much as we feel we’ve let our garden go to “pot” this summer, with all of our travels, we couldn’t be happier...

Bring in the Harvest with Grilled Spaghetti Squash

Grilled Spaghetti Squash

This Grilled Spaghetti Squash is tender, healthy, sweet, and delicious served with paprika and fresh Parmesan cheese. Happy first day of fall, friends! You just can’t describe it any better than this … “Use what you have, use what the world gives you. Use the first day of fall: bright...

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies + Violin Story

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies + Violin Story | ReluctantEntertainer.com

Enjoy these Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies, with a delicious yummy cream cheese drizzle on top, along with a sweet violin story. Enjoy! Our daughter is a high school senior this year. Plus, she’s my baby, so you know what that means. Empty nest is around the corner, and I...

Art of Cooking and Tuna Casserole Recipe

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I’m sharing thoughts on the “art of cooking” and Tuna Casserole recipe, a twist on the classic using ricotta cheese, peas, green onion, and Parmesan cheese. When you hear your boys (or young men) say, “Mom! How can I make this recipe?” it makes a mama’s heart sing! This week is the...

Freezer Burrito Recipe with Chicken and Quinoa

Freezer Burrito Recipe with Chicken and Quinoa

This Freezer Burrito Recipe with Chicken and Quinoa is the perfect make-ahead recipe for healthy school lunches or quick dinners! This week is bittersweet for me, as one of our sons is heading back to college. The good news is that the other one is home for a sweet...

Easy Lasagna Recipe with Gnocchi + Dinner Menu

Easy Lasagna Recipe with Gnocchi

Lasagna is a wonderful food for its versatility, made with pasta, cheese, and sauce (sometimes meat or vegetables). Today I’m serving a different spin on the standard recipes: Easy Lasagna Recipe with Gnocchi. But the question is, is gnocchi a pasta or a dumpling? I’ve asked around and everyone...

Fall Gatherings with Shrimp Sausage Kebabs

Shrimp Sausage Kebabs

For an easy appetizer, I love to make a variety of Shrimp Sausage Kebabs for simple entertaining! Being hospitable and inviting others in to your home is not that hard. Early in my marriage, knowing that my husband and I would try to make an impact on others in...

On a Quiet Afternoon: Make-Ahead Frozen Berry Cobbler

Make-Ahead Frozen Berry Cobbler

This Make-Ahead Frozen Berry Cobbler, is perfect for any time of year! On a quiet afternoon, the house is empty, as I wait for company to arrive in a few hours for dinner. The family is out doing their own things, and the house is filled with a sweet aroma...