Skillet Creamy Bow-Tie Alfredo

Do you have any go- to meals that you cook when you did not plan anything or do not have much time and know your family will eat? I am all for trying new recipes, but sometimes some tried and true family favorites are what is needed. This is that meal for us. I always…

Sheet-Pan Bruschetta Chicken Bake

Roast Chicken and vegetables is such a classic comfort food! When I need a budget friendly and easy meal that hits the spot I always turn to roast chicken and vegetables. It is customizable to fit the chicken pieces you like and the vegetables. It is easy for a weeknight but can be easily a…

Bacon Chicken Panzanella

This panzanella salad is a light, but total satisfying meal. I have a delicious dinner salad that I have been wanting to share with you. I have many delicious recipes that work well for my family all lined up to share and then every week when I want to share it I run out of…

Lemon and Herb Marinade

This fresh and zesty marinade is great for chicken, beef and fish. The soy sauce adds depth to the flavor. These last weeks have kept me busy with celebrating birthdays in June, traveling thousands of miles, and enjoying the summer with my little ones.  I have also been reading many cookbooks like novels ( there…

Layered Salad

This salad is perfect for a family barbecue! This has become my go to salad for picnics, potlucks, barbecues, and even some holidays. It is a colorful salad full of some of our favorite veggies-lettuce, peas, tomatoes, and onions. It seems that when I don’t know what side to make I always end up making a…

Easy Buttery Breadsticks

These breadsticks can be a great addition to any meal! Do you like to have warm bread with your dinner? If you don’t have a lot of time these are made in just about an hour! They are absolutely delicious. Since they are so fast we make these a lot! They are yummy and adaptable…

Skillet Garlicky Rice with Sausage and Peas

This is a simple, one skillet meal! Like I have said before I am loving simple and one pan meals lately. Not that I don’t love baking my own bread and a big Sunday supper and even have recipes that take a bit more time when company’s coming, but some days call for a simple…

Slow Cooker Barbacoa

This recipe today is a delicous roast simmered in lime juice, chipolte and cumin! Many times when I am grocery shopping chuck roast is on sale. My family does not enjoy pot roast with carrots and potatoes so much, but I have found that this recipe is a keeper! We love all things Mexican at this…

Easy Beef Stew

This beef stew is chock full of meat and vegetables in a deep flavorful gravy! Winter time calls for some comfort food and stew is one of them! This stew is delicious and I am sure you will want to make it again and again. I sure do! It is hearty and satisfying and can…

Verde Mexican Tortilla Lasagna

I am stopping in this afternoon to give you this delicious one pan dinner! Having little ones that need lots of attention cause me to get a bit tired at the end of the day, but I want to make a dinner that my husband will enjoy and even my little picky eaters. This one…