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Tortellini Minestrone Soup

This Tortellini Minestrone Soup is a Chic Site classic which I’ve been making for years now. I asked J to remake it and give it the proper spotlight it deserves with new step-by-step pictures. It’s the perfect soup to make this winter because you get the heartiness from the minestrone with the flavor of the… Read more »

Healthy Kid Snacks

Every Sunday I make the kids lunches and after school snacks for the week ahead. That way I know when they arrive home hungry they have healthy options to hold them over until dinner. Click through to see 9 healthy kids snacks you can pre-prep in a snap!

Homemade Rice-a-Roni

When Dave and I first were married, one of my favorite things to cook was Rice-A-Roni. I’ve loved it ever since I was a little girl and as a newlywed it was one of the few dishes I had totally mastered.  Fast forward thirteen years and I (mostly) go for a more refined dinner menu so I… Read more »

11 Game Day Appetizers

Only one week away from Super Bowl, which means it’s time to start planning what to cook. Sure we all show up to watch the game but, if we’re honest with each other, we really show up for the food. Make sure your party is stocked with delicious appetizers your friends won’t stop raving about.

What to Wear

What to wear… I feel like we spend half our time trying to figure this out. But over the last several years I’ve developed some pretty great tricks for knowing what to wear and always having outfit inspiration that’s fun and fresh. Watch the video for some great ideas on what you should wear next… Read more »