Christmas, Holidays, Recipes, Vegetables

12 Days of Christmas – Day 3: Christmas Side – Cheesy Brussels Sprouts Bake Recipe

On the Third Day of Christmas, my true love gave to me... Cheesy Brussels Sprouts!  Cheesy, creamy, bacon-y... if you didn't like brussels sprouts before, you will after you make this recipe! Ya.. that's bacon you see!  Bacon makes everything better, right? This Cheesy Brussels Sprouts Bake recipe was originally part of my Friendsgiving Menu,… Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas – Day 3: Christmas Side – Cheesy Brussels Sprouts Bake Recipe

Crockpot, Kid Approved, Poultry, Recipes

Slow Cooker Chicken and Stuffing Casserole

Growing up, one of my Mom's go-to dishes was a Chicken and Stuffing Casserole.  It was easy to make, and I could throw it in the oven for her after school, so that when Mom got home, dinner was ready.  This recipe is warm and comforting, and makes my tummy happy in so many ways.… Continue reading Slow Cooker Chicken and Stuffing Casserole

60 Minute Meals, Budget Meals, Kid Approved, Make Ahead Meals / Freezer Meals, Pork, Recipes

Leftover Night Simplified! Easy BBQ Pulled Pork Shepherd’s Pie

Do you love leftovers?  We sure do!  On leftover night D.J. always talks about how his Mom took leftovers and made something completely different with them, so I channeled his Mom, and made this BBQ Pulled Pork Shepherd's Pie using the leftover CrockPot Pulled Pork and Mashed Sweet Potatoes from last weeks menu. Delicious right?… Continue reading Leftover Night Simplified! Easy BBQ Pulled Pork Shepherd’s Pie

20 Minute Meals, Blog, Kid Approved, Make Ahead Meals / Freezer Meals, Poultry, Recipes

Use Up Your Leftovers With This Simple Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole

This easy Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole is ready in about 45 minutes!  But if you're using leftover chicken, cut that time in half!  This casserole is so simple and will make lots of happy plates! I know... I know... I've been a slacker.  I feel like I am in high school and I am finishing… Continue reading Use Up Your Leftovers With This Simple Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole

tater tot casserole
60 Minute Meals, Beef, Kid Approved, Preschool, Recipes

Kid-Friendly Tater Tot Casserole Recipe

If my time working at the daycare taught me anything, it was this: 1.  Kids like casseroles and, 2.  Even the pickiest of eaters LOVE tater tots  Thus... Tater Tot Casserole. I was actually scared to death the first time I made this, just like when I made Beef Stroganoff for the first time, but… Continue reading Kid-Friendly Tater Tot Casserole Recipe