Veggie Infused Meatloaf Recipe

Have a hard time getting your kids to eat veggies? I do, too. However, because my picky kids refuse to eat most vegetables, I’ve started getting creative. I began pureeing vegetables to mix into things like sauces, mashed potatoes, smoothies and more. One of my favorite vegetable infused recipes is my meatloaf. It’s simple to […]

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One Skillet Meal – Sirloin Steak and Potatoes

As a busy mom, I am constantly trying to find ways to simplify my life. Dinner is one of the areas I often choose to make as easy as possible, and in more ways than one! Standing in the kitchen preparing the main course and 3-4 accompaniments just isn’t my thing. It’s not that I […]

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Best BBQ Baby Back Ribs

One of my favorite things about BBQ is the flavor. The perfect blend of spices and sauce is what really makes a fantastic barbecued dish, in my opinion. The issue is that there’s a huge debate about what’s best for BBQ – a rub or a sauce? I say, “Why not use both?” Whether you […]

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Super Easy Beef Stroganoff

We all know how difficult it can be to get dinner on the table at a decent time when you work outside or even inside the home. For me, personally, it doesn’t seem like there’s ever enough time in the day. That’s why I keep a few easy, one skillet recipes in my repertoire. When […]

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Wholly Southwest Stuffed Green Peppers

In the summer and early fall, I usually end up with an abundance of peppers to use. With only a small amount of freezer space, I can only cut up and freeze a few large bags of them, so I find myself trying to use them up before they go bad. Luckily, my hubby absolutely […]

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Cajun Chicken Pasta with Sun Dried Tomatoes

Ever get a craving for something just a little bit spicy and a whole lotta yummy? I get them all the time, but my problem is that I get bored of eating the same old thing over and over again. What do I do? I get creative with my cooking! You’d be surprised what you […]

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Thrifty Thursday

Casseroles offer a quick and easy dinner for nights that you might be busy. Most casseroles can be made ahead of time and then just thrown in the oven. A quick salad or other side and you have dinner in about half an hour to an hour, depending on the casserole.  Ingredients: 1 bunch broccoli […]

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Tasty Tuesday

For something different than your regular hamburger or veggie burger, try this delicious Tomato and Avocado Melt! Ingredients: 4 bakery rolls ( I used whole wheat hamburger buns) 1 Tablespoon grape seed oil 1 medium yellow onion, thinly sliced 1 red bell pepper, thinly sliced ½ teaspoon kosher salt ¼ teaspoon black pepper ½ teaspoon […]

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Thrifty Thursday

For this thrifty Thursday dinner I thought I would go with a classic, Sloppy Joes. This is something that my mom used to make us quite regularly and being a mother of two and soon to be three I understand why. It is cheap and easy to make! I have been on the vegetarian bandwagon […]

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Thrifty Thursday – Crockpot Pizza

It is Thursday again and you know what that means! It is time for another cheap dinner idea for your family. This week I thought I would share one of my favorite crock pot meals. I love my crockpot as it is perfect for those busy nights when you want a hot dinner ready for […]

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