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

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20 Minute Meals, Kid Approved, One-Dish Meals, Pasta, Poultry, Recipes

Simple 30 Minute Sesame Noodles with Chicken and Broccoli

G.G.S!  This is how all great homemade Asian inspired dishes start!  Ginger, garlic, scallions (green onions), and it's delicious every time!  These super easy Sesame Noodles with Chicken and Broccoli use the "holy trinity" and are ready in only 30 minutes! Chef David taught me so much about food!  From the minute I started at… Continue reading Simple 30 Minute Sesame Noodles with Chicken and Broccoli

Creamy Chicken Broccoli and Bacon Pasta
20 Minute Meals, Kid Approved, Pasta, Pork, Poultry, Preschool, Recipes

A 30 Minute Kid Friendly Dinner For Busy Weeknights! Creamy Chicken, Broccoli and Bacon Pasta

A 30 minute kid-friendly dinner with pasta, cheese AND bacon.  What’s not to love?  Creamy Chicken, Broccoli and Bacon Pasta is a recipe that will have everyone coming back for seconds! This was a last minute recipe inspired by Anthony.  D.J. surprised me with a date night, and I needed to make dinner for him… Continue reading A 30 Minute Kid Friendly Dinner For Busy Weeknights! Creamy Chicken, Broccoli and Bacon Pasta

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A Quick and Easy Meatless Monday Meal Using Leftover Spaghetti Sauce – Easy Kid-Friendly 30 Minute Stuffed Shells Recipe

Crockpot Spaghetti Sauce is a staple in our house.  If it's not in the fridge, there is a container of it in the freezer ready for another meal.   We use Spaghetti Sauce for everything from Cabbage Rolls to Baked Ziti and even Homemade Pizza.  I use the Spaghetti Sauce every month in my Monthly… Continue reading A Quick and Easy Meatless Monday Meal Using Leftover Spaghetti Sauce – Easy Kid-Friendly 30 Minute Stuffed Shells Recipe

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20 Minute Meals, Budget Meals, Holidays, Kid Approved, Leftovers, Make Ahead Meals / Freezer Meals, Poultry, Preschool, Recipes, Soups, Thanksgiving

Don’t Forget! Save The Turkey and Finish Up Your Thanksgiving Leftover By Making This 30-Minute Turkey Noodle Soup with Homemade Turkey Broth | Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey Noodle Soup and Homemade Turkey Broth Recipe | #FoolproofThanksgiving

Not only does this recipe for Turkey Noodle Soup use up Thanksgiving Leftovers, the turkey bones make so much Homemade Turkey Broth that you'll have homemade broth for about 3 months!  Thank you turkey!  Recipes that give me multiple meals are my favorite!  Theres just so many different things that you can do with leftover… Continue reading Don’t Forget! Save The Turkey and Finish Up Your Thanksgiving Leftover By Making This 30-Minute Turkey Noodle Soup with Homemade Turkey Broth | Leftover Thanksgiving Turkey Noodle Soup and Homemade Turkey Broth Recipe | #FoolproofThanksgiving

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20 Minute Meals, Poultry, Recipes

30-Minute Meal: Easy Chicken Fajita Bowls with Pico De Gallo

These Chicken Fajita Bowls are ready in only 30 minutes, and make great leftovers as quesadillas the next day!  Don’t want the rice?  Make these Chicken Fajita Bowls as Chicken Fajitas by substituting rice for flour tortillas! Scroll down to the bottom for the printable version! Chicken Fajitas have always been one of my favorite… Continue reading 30-Minute Meal: Easy Chicken Fajita Bowls with Pico De Gallo

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20 Minute Meals, Poultry, Recipes

Change Up Your Weeknight Chicken Dinner With This Easy 20 Minute Chicken Marsala Recipe

An easy weeknight chicken dinner ready in less than 30 minutes, this chicken marsala recipe is sure to please. The folks who created The Sopranos, also came out with a couple cookbooks, and the truth is they are absolutely FANTASTIC!  The recipes are very similar to the classic family recipes that D.J's Italian grandma has… Continue reading Change Up Your Weeknight Chicken Dinner With This Easy 20 Minute Chicken Marsala Recipe

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20 Minute Meals, Basics, Beef, Crockpot, Kid Approved, Pasta, Pork, Preschool, Recipes

Weeknight Meal Solution: 30 Minute Pasta With Meat Sauce Recipe | Traditional Italian Ragu Recipe

If you're looking for a quick and easy week night meat solution, this 30 minute pasta with meat sauce is the recipe for you!  This recipe uses leftover crockpot spaghetti sauce, but if you don't have any leftover, or are looking to start from scratch, click here for an easy crockpot spaghetti sauce recipe that… Continue reading Weeknight Meal Solution: 30 Minute Pasta With Meat Sauce Recipe | Traditional Italian Ragu Recipe

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30 Minute Dinner Idea! Pepperoni Pizza Lasagna Roll Recipe

I wanted to add something new to our weekly menu, and at the same time, use up a couple things in the fridge and pantry.  I always have spaghetti sauce in the fridge, and it just so happened that this week I had leftover cheese, and pepperoni - pepperoni is one of Anthony's favorite snacks!… Continue reading 30 Minute Dinner Idea! Pepperoni Pizza Lasagna Roll Recipe