20 Fabulous Slow-Cooker Soups to Try Today

Make Meals Easy with Slow-Cooker Soups! One of my favorite comfort foods is soup. But let’s face it; who has time to make all of those time-intensive soups with the busy lives we lead? YOU DO! Whaaat? Yep, I said it. I said it. I said it ’cause it’s true! (Okay, get outta my head […]

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Five Cheese Red Gold Lasagna #RedGold #LovingLasagna #Ad

I partnered with Red Gold and New Creative Writing for this opportunity and I was provided with Red Gold products to facilitate this recipe. All opinions, experiences and thoughts are my own. One of my stepdaughter’s favorite dishes is lasagna, so we have to make sure it’s on the menu at least twice a month. […]

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15-Minute Meals: Cajun Turkey-Guac Roll-Ups

Disclosure: This is a sponsored recipe for Wholly Guacamole through 15 Minute Suppers. This recipe & all opinions are my own. Just get home from work and need a quick dinner idea so you can get the kids fed and into bed? When you’re a mom on a mission to get dinner on the table, […]

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Portobello Frito – Pasta House Co. Copycat Recipe

One of the first dates I went on with my significant other of 13 years was a romantic dinner at the Pasta House Co. way back in the year 2000. Funny, now that I say that I hear Conan O’Brien’s voice replaying his famous “In the Year 2000” skit. Yes, it has been that long […]

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Old Famous Barr French Onion Soup – a Midwest Masterpiece

Some of the fondest memories of my youth are of the shopping trips that my grandmother took us on. Grandma spoiled us rotten, like grandmothers often do, but my grandma made spoiling an art. She would dress us up in fancy clothes, do our hair and whisk us away to a magical world of shopping, […]

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Leftover Lesson – Chili Dogs

Chili Dogs Recipes Sometimes it’s difficult to toss out those leftovers, especially when you’re on a budget. Because of that, I try to use it all. One of my favorite leftover recipes is for chili dogs. They’re quick, easy, taste awesome and I don’t get any complaints from the kids! Ingredients: 2 or more cups […]

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Quick and Easy Chili

One of my stepdaughter’s favorite dinners is chili, so I make it fairly regularly. In fact, I think I could probably make it blind folded if I had to. This Quick and Easy Chili recipe is so simple to make that you won’t have to rush around to get dinner on the table after a […]

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Crockpot Pulled Barbecue Chicken Sandwiches and Cheesy Bacon Fries

In case you’re new here, it will quickly become obvious that I’m a huge fan of easy meals – and I mean EASY. There are very few recipes I post that are complicated because, well, I just don’t have a lot of time or patients for complicated. One of the recent meals my family raved […]

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Stuffed Bell Pepper Casserole

What do you do when you have an abundance of fresh bell peppers that you need to use up? All sorts of things! I have lots of recipes that incorporate peppers because summer provides me with more than I know what to do with. You can stuff them for a more individualized look, but when […]

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Tasty Taco Salad

One little secret you all might not know about me is that I’m a HUGE fan of salads. I love to experiment, blending fruits, vegetables, meats, cheeses and more together to create something that’s absolutely delicious. I would rather have a taco salad than tacos any day of the week, which is why I’m sharing […]

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