Israeli Couscous with Pesto

I have been trying new and different side dishes with my family. Earlier in the summer we had Israeli Couscous Caprese Salad and it was a big hit even with the younger crowd. This time around I decided to pair Pesto with the Israeli Couscous and again it was a big hit. I really liked this Israeli Couscous with Pesto for two reasons: It was quick, and it was easy! Okay three reasons, because it was really yummy too! If {Read More}

Pesto Butter

For an easy way to add flavor to almost any savory dish, Pesto Butter is a great addition to a meal. Great for freezing and using later! I love making a stash of Pesto Butter for the freezer, so I can pull it out and use it on salmon, chicken or even bread on occasion… great to have around for grilling season to easily flavor almost any meat, poultry, fish or vegetable!  It is such an easy thing to make {Read More}

Grilled Pesto Shrimp

Grilled Pesto Shrimp, a mouthwatering addition to your seafood lineup! Throw some shrimp on the barbie to break up that monotony in your meals! Grilled Pesto Shrimp is a quick easy meal.  It goes with so many things.  My favorite is to serve it over risotto (minus the chicken of course unless you are so inclined), but it would go with rice or with grilled vegetables or even on a salad… don’t forget as an appetizer too!  We have shrimp maybe {Read More}

Chicken Pesto Pasta

Chicken Pesto Pasta is a hearty meal that will get protein & veggies on the plate. Customize with items you have in your fridge or pantry! This is a simple, healthy meal that is easy to throw together on a night. Really you can add whichever vegetables your family will tolerate. I used  Lemon Oregano Chicken in this recipe, but feel free to use any kind of chicken you… baked, grilled or sauteed! PrintChicken Pesto Pasta Yield: 8 servings Ingredients1 1/2 {Read More}

Crockpot Garlic Pesto Chicken

 Crockpot Garlic Pesto Chicken is a wonderful restaurant quality meal that you can easily prepare at home using your slow cooker! I love pesto pasta chicken and have never made a dish like this in the crockpot.  So glad I tried this!  Super easy and so delicious.  I made the chicken in the crockpot during the day and then made the sauce while the pasta was cooking just before dinner! We included this meal in our 40 Meals in 4 {Read More}