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Thanksgiving Leftovers – Turkey & Rice Soup

Turkey and Rice Soup from Thanksgiving leftovers from wholesomeMommy.com

I hope you had a fantastic Thanksgiving with your family.  I loved being able to spend quality time with my loved ones that I don’t get to see nearly enough. We’ve been spending lots of time just sitting around, talking, the kids are all playing together, and we’ve been stuffing ourselves! The second day we’ll [...]

Asian Chicken and Quinoa Bowl

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We’ve been trying to incorporate some different rices and ancient grains into our diets. We’ve been experimenting with brown rice pasta, quinoa, short grain and long grain brown rice, einkorn, and a few others.  We’ve been pleasantly surprised that we’ve liked them all. Quinoa and short grain brown rice are among some of our favorites [...]

Magical Turkey Tenderloins in the Crockpot

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Okay, you read that title and thought…”magical?” Yep. Magical. What makes my turkey tenderloin recipe magical? It only takes 4 ingredients and about 30 seconds to assemble.  Then, your Crock-Pot does all the work! If you’re a mom like me or someone who finds they have very little time to make dinner, there is NOTHING [...]

Southern Grape and Pecan Chicken Salad

Ingredients for southern chicken salad from Wholesomemommy.com

I LOVE chicken salad.  Yummy chicken with fresh grapes and pieces of southern pecans….it is what makes a southern summer sandwich!  One of my favorite fillings for a simple lunch but also makes its debut on many a party table here in the south.  The only thing that makes it more awesome {and a bit [...]

Easy Weeknight Grilling: Turkey Sausage

Grilling on a Weeknight  - Turkey Sausage from WholesomeMommy.com

We love to give our grill a workout in the warmer months. Keeping the heat outside and the cool air inside is always a good idea! But, burgers, bbq chicken, and hotdogs get old after a while. So, we’re always looking for other simple weeknight grilling ideas. That’s when I decided to give some turkey [...]

Recipe: Smokehouse Chicken

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My husband loves anything slathered in BBQ.  When I told him I was going to make my own version of Outback’s Alice Springs Chicken – kind of a mix between that and a Monterrey Chicken his eyes lit up. BBQ chicken is a grilling staple but if you want to step it up a notch, [...]

Father’s Day Food: Grilled Chicken Fajitas

Chicken Fajitas REcipe for Weeknight cooking from WholesomeMommy.com

Father’s Day is next weekend.  What have you got planned for dear ol’ dad? While it is going to great weather for grilling, why not mix it up a bit.  Instead of the traditional burgers and hotdogs, why not try chicken fajitas?  I know, it isn’t the usual, but I promise you won’t be sorry. [...]

REAL Food FAST: Chicken Gyros

Homemade Chicken Gyros with tzatziki sauce

This is my favorite recipe to date. Seriously. I would eat it every day if I could. If you’ve never had tzatziki sauce, don’t be afraid. It is so good, I could drink this stuff! The other great thing about this recipe is that you can make the sauce the day before {and it is [...]

REAL Food FAST: Meatball Sliders

Meatball Sliders from WholesomeMommy

I love when I make a meal with REAL food ingredients that borders on “convenience food.” You know, something that comes together so fast it almost doesn’t seem like cooking?  Yeah, those recipes are my favorite. And, what makes them even better is when they taste so good my kids make claims of this being [...]

Sour Cream Chicken Crepes

Sour Cream Chicken Crepes From WholesomeMommy.com

Mother’s Day is coming up.  What does your family do?  Do you go out to eat, prepare a meal as usual, cook for YOUR mom, or something else?  If you’ll be cooking for someone special like us, your going to love this recipe. It is the perfect girl food!   That’s not to say the [...]

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