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Easy 7 Ingredient Thanksgiving Stuffing

Easy 7 Ingredient Thanksgiving Stuffing

We always like to change it up with stuffing, or dressing if your prefer varieties at Thanksgiving, but I think know this one is a keeper.  It’s moist on the inside, and a little crispy on top.  To my family, it’s the perfect stuffing.  For […]

A Father’s Day Dessert The Kids Can Make | Dirt Cake Recipe

A Father’s Day Dessert The Kids Can Make | Dirt Cake Recipe

Dirt Cake is D.J.’s cake choice every year for his Birthday, and this year, we’re having it on Father’s Day as well!  Dirt Cake is super easy to make, and only uses a few ingredients that every kid loves!  I’ve even made this for Anthony’s […]

20 Minute Cauliflower Fried Rice

20 Minute Cauliflower Fried Rice

Cauliflower Fried Rice couldn’t be easier, and takes almost no time to make!  So, if you’re looking for a quick and easy dinner, this recipe is for you!  Best of all, it’s super healthy! I’ve been on a huge cauliflower kick lately, and wanted to try […]

Slow Cooker Chicken Teriyaki

Slow Cooker Chicken Teriyaki

Slow Cooker Chicken Teriyaki is so easy to make, and involves minimal effort! This is a recipe that I feel like I have been trying to share for a long while now, and I have finally pulled it together, and have it to share.  As […]

You Already Have Everything You Need To Make These Easy Potato Skins

You Already Have Everything You Need To Make These Easy Potato Skins

Tomorrow is Super Bowl Sunday, and the first thing on all of our minds is the food!  Potato Skins are a classic appetizer and are super easy to make.  Best of all you can start your prep tonight, leaving more time for football tomorrow! I […]

Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup

Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup

Simple and comforting – this Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Soup involves almost no effort, and is the perfect comforting dinner on a cool winter night. Making chicken noodle soup in the slow cooker is so simple, and has minimal mess which is a huge plus at dinner […]

Make Your Mashed Potatoes Stand Out this Thanksgiving with Simple Herbed Mashed Potatoes

Make Your Mashed Potatoes Stand Out this Thanksgiving with Simple Herbed Mashed Potatoes

Two simple ingredients turn everyday Mashed Potatoes into something special.  I absolutely LOVE mashed potatoes, and Herbed Mashed Potatoes are turning into my favorite way to eat them. I don’t know what it is about it, but by simply adding chives and parsley, my mashed […]

Sometimes Simple Is best – Traditional Thanksgiving Stuffing

Sometimes Simple Is best – Traditional Thanksgiving Stuffing

This traditional Thanksgiving stuffing is everything you want it to be and your family will be stuffing themselves. I guess that this recipe is actually dressing as we’re not actually stuffing the bird, but we still call it stuffing.  Usually, I like to make a […]

Homemade Ramen Will Make You Forget About Instant Noodles!

Homemade Ramen Will Make You Forget About Instant Noodles!

Homemade Ramen is so easy to make and is ready in about 20 minutes.  It’s so delicious and easy to make you’ll completely forget about instant noodles. Making homemade ramen is easier than you think and makes a great weeknight meal, or a good after […]

Can-It-Forward and Win! How To Can Your Own Salsa and Giveaway! #canitforward

Can-It-Forward and Win! How To Can Your Own Salsa and Giveaway! #canitforward

Today is a day to celebrate the joys of fresh preserving where canners, gardeners and food enthusiasts alike can share the simplicity of home canning with delicious recipes made from ingredients at the peak of freshness!  For me, this was canning my Summer Salsa with the […]

Twice Baked Potatoes

Twice Baked Potatoes

The thing I love so much about Twice Baked Potatoes is how easy they are to make! I mean it, they really are easy, just bake a potato, scoop out the guts, mix it with some cheese, stuff the skin, top it with some cheese and […]

Simple Summer Sides – Grilled Corn On The Cob

Simple Summer Sides – Grilled Corn On The Cob

There is nothing quite like Grilled Corn On The Cob!  It reminds me of the state fair and that big ‘ol vat of butter that they dip it in!  Delic!  Although you can’t dip your whole ear of corn in a tub of melted butter […]

Start Summer Off Right with Beer Can Chicken!

Start Summer Off Right with Beer Can Chicken!

I love the simplicity of Beer Can Chicken.  It only takes about 5 minutes to prepare and once it’s on the grill, you can just walk away and let the grill do all of the work! As if you couldn’t tell, summer grilling has been […]

Your New Go To Weeknight Dinner!  30-Minute Fettuccine Alfredo

Your New Go To Weeknight Dinner! 30-Minute Fettuccine Alfredo

Fettuccine Alfredo is a guilty pleasure!  It’s another one of the first things that D.J. made me, and it’s such a guilty pleasure, you’ll forget all about the calories, and just dive into the creamy cheesy pasta without any guilt.  This 30-Minute Fettuccine Alfredo will […]

This Recipe Will Make You Permanently Ditch The Can!  Quick and Easy Homemade Creamed Corn

This Recipe Will Make You Permanently Ditch The Can! Quick and Easy Homemade Creamed Corn

This quick and easy Homemade Creamed Corn recipe will make you permanently ditch the can. It only has 6 ingredients and is ready in about 25 minutes – just the amount of time it takes you to cook dinner! I always LOVED creamed corn as a kid, […]

How To Save Money By Making Your Own Taco Seasoning

How To Save Money By Making Your Own Taco Seasoning

I’m sure you can tell by now that I like making everything homemade – including my spice mixes.  This homemade Taco Seasoning is so easy, and there is no crap like MSG in it like pre-mixed varieties you buy at the grocery store. Have you […]