Panko coated chicken strips

Baked Parmesan Ranch Chicken Strips

This post is sponsored by Sabra Dipping Co. The ideas and opinions are my own. I love sharing products that fit into my family’s busy healthy eating lifestyle. Thank you for supporting brands that make it possible to keep Half Her Size running.  Chicken strips used to be my most often ordered greasy diner foods. I always ordered the strips with a…

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Slow cooker Oat Risotto with sausage and butternut squash

Slow Cooker Oat Risotto with Butternut Squash

I could have never guessed a bedtime confession would lead to a recipe for savory oat risotto but, the world is full of inspiration, and you’ve got to take it whenever and wherever it arrives. Recipe Highlights: Versatile & easy, works for breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Slow cooker oat risotto, a savory twist on steel cut oats, perfect for…

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Speedy Supper: Creamy Chicken Basil Pasta

The word around the food blogger water cooler is, most folks are looking for simple family-friendly meals they can throw together in under 30 minutes. Great! Me too. I have previously confessed my work-in-progress time management skills. Sometimes I get busy doing things right before dinner time. Unfortunately, once my stomach starts growling I am already in trouble. I am going…

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Farmstr – The next wave of the farm to table movement

The FTC wants you to know: I purchased the chickens featured in this post but Farmstr provided me with additional product at no charge in exchange for writing about the company. In my very own opinion, those products were awesome and will be highlighted in future posts. [Update 5/1/2014: Farmstr is offering a complimentary dozen eggs to new customers on…

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Cooking Matters! Crispy Cereal Coated Chicken

I have begun a new adventure! I have always felt very strongly that each and every person is worthy of good nutritious food. The fact is, in this country not everyone has access to healthy ingredients. Additionally, due to lack of information and resources many people are unfamiliar with the affordable healthy foods available in their region. This week marks…

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