Aggie's Kitchen

A Day at Fess Parker Winery, Santa Barbara with Princess Cruises

This post is part of a series sponsored by Princess Cruises. One of the many fun parts of cruising is the getting off the ship to explore whatever destination your ship docks at. The West Coast Getaway Princess Cruise...

Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes

Add these light and creamy Slow Cooker Mashed Potatoes (with cauliflower & Greek yogurt) to your holiday menu. A family favorite recipe from Produce For Kids!

My kids don’t believe me that Thansgiving is next week. Actually, they believe me now, because they looked into their school planners this weekend and saw that a 2-day school week is just around the corner. It creeps up...

Slow Cooker White Chicken Tortilla Soup

All the goodness of chicken tortilla soup (but with white chili beans!) made in your slow cooker! Pile on the toppings and make it your own - perfect for family dinner or entertaining on cool fall or winter nights.

This Slow Cooker White Chicken Tortilla Soup recipe was created in partnership with Bush’s Beans. My slow cooker has been working on overtime lately. Actually, my goal lately has been to use it as much as possible since let’s...

A festive way to bring in the holidays with a seasonal cocktail! Pomegranate, lime and rum - shaken not stirred! Cheers!

It’s hard to believe that I was actually sailing along the California Coast just a little over a month ago. Oh what I would give to be back on the Ruby Princess enjoying food, friends and adult beverages like...

Cinnamon Banana Nut Muffins

Crunchy pecans, cinnamon and Greek yogurt make these Cinnamon Banana Nut Muffins a treat your whole family will love. #ad

This recipe was created in partnership with Fleischmann’s® Simply Homemade®. I think it’s no secret here that I don’t bake very often. It’s not that I dislike baking, it’s just more of a process for me than cooking (and...

Spaghetti Squash with Sausage and Mushroom Bolognese

A hearty low carb meal full of flavor! If you haven't tried spaghetti squash, this is the recipe to start with!

Spaghetti squash is back in my life thanks to my friend Katie’s recent post on Facebook. Why have I never thought to roast it whole in the oven like that? It makes it so much easier than struggling to...

Peppers and Eggs Breakfast Pitas

Simply sauteed bell peppers scrambled with eggs and mozzarella cheese. Stuff in a pita and you have breakfast, lunch or dinner!

My parents have owned a pizzeria since I was 4 years old. I have so many memories of sitting in a booth in our pizza shop in New York coloring on white paper plates and playing with pizza dough...

Orzo with Goat Cheese and Arugula

A simple side dish that is full of flavor! Creamy goat cheese and fresh arugula combined with warm orzo, your whole family will love this one.

A couple of random, unrelated to food things today. I feel like lately, my eyes are a bit more open than usual. Do you ever experience that?  It’s like something clicks in your brain and the inner dialogue quiets down...

Wheat Berry and Arugula Salad with Grapes and Nuts

Packed with incredible flavor and nutrition, this Wheatberry and Arugula Salad with Grapes and Nuts will quickly become your new favorite salad!

I’ve been intrigued by wheat berries for some time now and finally have gotten around to getting my hands on some. You all know how I feel about salads, so it was only natural for me to use them...

The original overnight oats! I discovered Bircher Muesli on a Princess Cruise and I've been obsessed with it ever since!

I know what you are thinking, of all things for me to come home from my cruise obsessed with, it’s this Bircher Muesli, right? Not the mango margaritas, seafood dinners and chocolate journeys desserts I indulged in on the Ruby...

Protein packed quinoa and egg frittata muffins - perfect for breakfast or snacking on the go!

Since I’ve joined my gym’s 60 Day Come Back Challenge, I have noticed that I need quality, healthy go-to snacks waiting for me when I open that refrigerator door. I tend to grab a Greek yogurt if I need some...