I warn you now this is not under the healthiest meals category, but It’s a great last minute, our budget is maxed, I have no time meals. I like I especially for this time of year, when it feels perpetually busy with holiday errands! Ingredients 1 bag egg noodles 1-2 cups of sour cream 1-2 cups of beef broth (you can also use bullion if … Continue reading Poor Man’s Meatball Stroganoff
Summer may be unofficially over, but my love for a yummy cool treat does not end with the passing of Labor Day. If you’re in the east coast like we are, fall is becoming ever more present and with that my desire for all things honey and cinnamon is sparked. This treat is perfect for those early fall days where the sun is still warm, … Continue reading Honey Chex Bon Bons
ZUCCHINI BREAD Ahhhhh I loooooove summer veggies (and fruits, but this is about veggies)! Let’s talk zucchini… love it in slices, love it on the grill, Love it as fries and Love it in a pie!… Or bread (The moment was brought to you by Dr Seuss). Ok so zucchini is awesome, but sometimes I find myself with a few zucchini laying around. So why … Continue reading Zucchini Bread, Gluten Free recipe with enough for a freezer stash!
Banana Walnut Bread Pudding Ingredients 12 slices of bread cubed 1 cup of milk 1 cup of heavy cream 1 cup of sugar 1/2+ cup of packed brown sugar 3 eggs 2 egg yolks 2 ripe bananas smashed 1/2 cup of chopped walnuts Direction -Turn crock pot on high. -Cube bread and toast. Ok you don’t haaaaaaave to toast it, but its so much better … Continue reading Banana, Walnut, Bread Pudding
Ingredients 1.5-2.5 pds of beef chuck 2 fresh garlic cloves (minced) 1.5 cups of beef broth 1.5 cups of water 1/2 tsp Ground pepper 1/2+ cup packed brown sugar 1/2 cup Balsamic vinegar Directions -Turn crock pot on high. -Mix all ingredients together sans the beef. -Pour in crock pot. -Place beef in crock pot and submerge into liquid. -Let cook on high for 2 … Continue reading Shredded Balsamic Beef
Who’s in for a month long crock pot challenge??? It will be 2 dinners and an extra yummy surprise a week. I will be posting the recipes a week-10 days in advance. This will include links to the recipes and a shopping list for each recipe. The recipes will be enough for 2 adults and leftovers. When possible I will be posting veggie alternatives and … Continue reading Month Long Pot Challenge… Who’s in?!
There are a million Samoa recipes online, but this recipe is the best and the easiest!!! Why is it so easy you ask!?!? Cause you make them in mini muffin tins! No messing around with having to cut bars or rolling out cookies. They come out the perfect size every time and they look as yummy as they taste! Since I’m also a fan of … Continue reading Homemade Samoa Cookies
It all started with a pin. My bestie pinned a delish looking salad on Pinterest staring my fave avocado! It looked so yummy with the tomatoes and dijon dressing that I had to try it! (Spoiler alert, I didn’t make this recipe all, but we’ll get to that). I digress, making this new recipe meant trying quinoa, which I’ve been meaning to try anyway. So … Continue reading It all started with a pin… Tomato, avocado, & couscous salad
Who doesn’t love French fries?!? I know I do, but I don’t love the calories or the idea of all that grease. These accordion potatoes are better than fries! They are crispy, full of flavor, and a fun addition to dinner, with out all the fat. I have seen these done a few ways and have tried a few techniques. I have found that this … Continue reading Tip of the week! Accordion Potatoes
Oh crock pot how I love thee… Let me count the recipes… Whether you make this in the crock pot or a big pot on the stove my Two Bean Chicken Corn Chili is a hearty, easy to make one pot meal. That’s one pot to cook it in, which means one pot to clean!!! This recipe is exactly what it says it is; two … Continue reading Two Bean Chicken Corn Chili