20 Minute Meals, Back To School, Recipes

Homemade Pizza Lunchables

School is back in session!  If you know what happened to summer, please let me know!  As a kid there was nothing better then getting a Pizza Lunchable in your lunchbox, and not much has changed for kids today.  Whenever Anthony sees the Lunchables at the grocery store he asks for one, and most of… Continue reading Homemade Pizza Lunchables

20 Minute Meals, Back To School, Recipes

Fun Ideas For English Muffins

I love english muffins.  The way the butter and peanut butter gets into the holes, and the crunch make for one delicious bite.  Although english muffins make a great breakfast or after school snack, peanut butter and jelly on an english muffin can get boring.  We also use english muffins for English Muffin Pizzas. They… Continue reading Fun Ideas For English Muffins

20 Minute Meals, Back To School, Recipes

Everything’s Better On A Stick – PB&J Kabobs

With the new school year upon us, it's time to make school lunches again.  And, it doesn't take long until the kids are complaining that they don't want certain things for lunch anymore.  That's not the case for you though!  Take the ordinary PB&J and turn it into the extraordinary by turning it into a… Continue reading Everything’s Better On A Stick – PB&J Kabobs

20 Minute Meals, Poultry, Recipes

Make Your Own Takeout: Sesame Chicken and Rice

Craving your favorite Sesame Chicken take out?  Put down the takeout menu, or close that app on your phone and make it homemade! Eating out, or ordering in is expensive.  Especially if you have a big family, or teenage boys.  This is why we make our own takeout when we have a craving for something.… Continue reading Make Your Own Takeout: Sesame Chicken and Rice

20 Minute Meals, Basics, How To Cook For Beginners, Kid Approved, Recipes, Technique Tuesday

InstantPot Rice 101

Learn how to cook the perfect rice in your InstantPot in 6 easy steps. My InstantPot is quickly becoming my favorite kitchen appliance.  There is just so many ways to use the InstantPot from cooking Rice to serve as a side dish, hard-boiling eggs, or to cooking the main course.  It's a pretty handy little… Continue reading InstantPot Rice 101

teriyaki chicken foil pack
20 Minute Meals, Grilling, Poultry, Recipes

Teriyaki Chicken Foil Packs

Teriyaki Chicken Foil Packs are an easy and delicious meal for a busy weeknight or camping.  The foil packs are filled with chicken, vegetables and a homemade teriyaki sauce.  Toss them on the grill and serve with rice or noodles. We went camping a couple weeks ago with some family, and I made these Teriyaki… Continue reading Teriyaki Chicken Foil Packs

20 Minute Meals, Beef, Make Ahead Meals / Freezer Meals, Recipes

30 Minute Meal: Swedish Meatballs + Learn How To Turn Dinner Into A Freezer Meal

Meatballs, smothered in a creamy gravy served over egg noodles - the perfect kid-friendly meal!  And, it's ready in only 30 minutes! I love making meatballs.  They are super easy to make, I can get two meals out of one pound of ground beef, and everyone loves them.  The recipe for Swedish Meatballs is pretty… Continue reading 30 Minute Meal: Swedish Meatballs + Learn How To Turn Dinner Into A Freezer Meal

20 Minute Meals, Beef, Kid Approved, Recipes

Throwback Thursday: Salisbury Steak

This classic recipe is ready in only 30 minutes, and undoubtedly will become part of your regular dinner routine. When you think of Salisbury Steak, you probably think of TV dinners.  I did, but then when I thought about it, it's basically pan-fried meatloaf that's smothered in gravy and served over some creamy mashed potatoes… Continue reading Throwback Thursday: Salisbury Steak

20 Minute Meals, Appetizers, Holidays, Recipes, Salads, Valentine's Day, Vegetarian & Vegan

Valentine’s Day Caprese Salad

Switch it up a little bit this Valentine's Day, and make a savory treat like this Caprese Salad for your sweetheart! I love Caprese-Style anything, and you can see that a lot in my meal plans - especially in the summer months, when tomatoes are at their freshest.  When I was planning for Valentine's Day,… Continue reading Valentine’s Day Caprese Salad

20 Minute Meals

Heart-Shaped Eggs In A Hole Recipe – A Perfect Valentine’s Day Breakfast

This easy to make Heart Shaped Eggs In A Hole breakfast is perfect for your sweetie this Valentine's Day! I mentioned this recipe yesterday in my Free Printable Meal Planner, and will be sharing it again on Valentine's Day when I make it for breakfast for D.J. and Anthony. Making Eggs In A Hole is… Continue reading Heart-Shaped Eggs In A Hole Recipe – A Perfect Valentine’s Day Breakfast