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

Dessert, Recipes, Tart, Pie & Fruit Desserts

Lemon Meringue Pie

Mother's Day is tomorrow, and Lemon Meringue Pie is the perfect pie for mom! Making homemade Lemon Meringue Pie is actually easier than you think.  Anthony made this for us about a month and a half ago, and we were blown away. We didn't have any graham crackers on hand, so he substituted some Golden… Continue reading Lemon Meringue Pie

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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Cakes, Cookies & Other Desserts, Holidays, Recipes, St. Patrick's Day

St. Patrick’s Day Puppy Chow

I've been sharing a lot of Puppy Chow Recipes the past couple weeks, but the truth is that everyone keeps asking for it, and I have to keep making more so why not make different varieties? You will love this Puppy Chow for St. Patrick's Day just as much as your kids will.  The recipe… Continue reading St. Patrick’s Day Puppy Chow

Kid Approved, Recipes, Vegetables

Loaded Cauliflower Casserole

Ok, I'll admit it, I have fallen victim to this whole Cauliflower Craze, and this recipe for Loaded Cauliflower Casserole is my new favorite way to eat cauliflower! Cauliflower is growing on my boys, and this recipe was a huge hit with them too! Win-win!  I'm not even sure they thought it was cauliflower -… Continue reading Loaded Cauliflower Casserole

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Dessert, Recipes

Banana Cream Pie Puppy Chow

Calling all banana fans!  This Banana Cream Pie Puppy Chow tastes just like a big slice of pie - you'll be craving more! Puppy chow is a huge hit in our house.  I took our Valentine's Day Chocolate Covered Strawberry Puppy Chow and made a few tweaks to make this super-banana-y version. Tomorrow is National… Continue reading Banana Cream Pie Puppy Chow

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, Game Day Food, Holidays, Kid Approved, Preschool, Recipes, Valentine's Day, Vegetarian & Vegan

Heart Shaped Cheese Quesadillas

This Valentine's Day lunch doesn't get any easier!   I never posted a recipe for a Cheese Quesadilla before, because, really, does anyone really need a recipe to cook cheese in a tortilla?  Probably not, but I decided to share, because these turned out perfect, and they were absolutely delicious. But what makes this quesadilla so good? It's… Continue reading Heart Shaped Cheese Quesadillas

20 Minute Meals, Appetizers, Basics, Breads, Pizza & Sandwiches, Kid Approved, Preschool, Recipes

Pizza Crescent Heart Recipe

Take another little PIZZA my heart now baby!  This Pizza Crescent Heart is a quick and easy Valentine's Day dinner idea that your kids will love! I've seen recipes all over Pinterest for Pizza Crescent Rings, and originally was going to share a basic heart shaped pizza recipe, but when I went to make my… Continue reading Pizza Crescent Heart Recipe