homemade ramen noodles
20 Minute Meals, Basics, Kid Approved, Recipes, Soups

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 school or late night snack and you probably already have… Continue reading Homemade Ramen Will Make You Forget About Instant Noodles!

60 Minute Meals, Kid Approved, Meatless Mondays, One-Dish Meals, Pasta, Preschool, Recipes, Vegetarian & Vegan

Get Ready For Back To School With This Easy Creamy Baked Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

This is honestly the creamiest Macaroni and Cheese you'll ever have! It's been a week or so a couple weeks (eeey) since I last shared a recipe.  This summer has been absolutely insane, and on top of it all, I hurt myself, and wasn't able to sit at the computer for extender periods of time to… Continue reading Get Ready For Back To School With This Easy Creamy Baked Macaroni and Cheese Recipe

Crockpot, Kid Approved, Pork, Recipes

So Simple and So Delicious! Easy CrockPot Pulled Pork

Incase you didn't know by now, I LOVE pork!  It's so versatile, and super easy to cook - especially in the CrockPot like this CrockPot Pulled Pork. This recipe is very basic and very simple to make.  I kept this one simple without a lot of flair because I had a few different recipe in… Continue reading So Simple and So Delicious! Easy CrockPot Pulled Pork

sausage and peppers
60 Minute Meals, Kid Approved, Pork, Recipes, The Soprano's Family Cookbook

Traditional Italian Comfort Food Always Warms The Soul! Simple Sausage and Peppers Recipe

Spicy Italian sausage with sweet bell peppers, onions and potatoes is pure Italian comfort food. When I was able to start eating pork again, this is one of the first dishes I wanted.  We usually always have Italian sausage in the house from when I make Sunday Gravy, and when Anthony heard that we were… Continue reading Traditional Italian Comfort Food Always Warms The Soul! Simple Sausage and Peppers Recipe

spaghetti with garlic and oil
20 Minute Meals, Basics, Budget Meals, Kid Approved, Meatless Mondays, Pasta, Recipes, Sunday Suppers, Vegetarian & Vegan

A Simple 15 Minute Spaghetti Dinner Your Family Will Love! 5 Ingredient Spaghetti with Garlic and Oil Recipe

Spaghetti Aglio Olio, or Spaghetti with Garlic and Oil is a classic Italian dish encompassing the fresh flavors of parsley with fruity olive oil and roasted garlic and a pinch of red pepper flakes. Usually when I talk spaghetti, I mean traditional Spaghetti and Meatballs, with Grandma's Sunday Gravy, but today is something a little… Continue reading A Simple 15 Minute Spaghetti Dinner Your Family Will Love! 5 Ingredient Spaghetti with Garlic and Oil Recipe

30 minute meal easy kid-friendly recipe pierogi pierogies bacon onion caramelized onions frozen quick simple weeknight
20 Minute Meals, Basics, Kid Approved, Leftovers, Potatoes, Grains & More, Recipes

Weeknight Dinner Solutions – Easy 30-Minute Pierogies with Bacon and Caramelized Onions

Pierogies have always been one of my favorite dinners.  Especially when they are cooked with sweet caramelized onions and bacon like in this easy 30 minute recipe. I wish that I had a good story about these pierogies, like they came from my great grandma who immigrated here from Poland, and it was her Mother's… Continue reading Weeknight Dinner Solutions – Easy 30-Minute Pierogies with Bacon and Caramelized Onions

30 minute stuffed shells leftover spaghetti sauce crockpot easy weeknight meatless monday kid approved friendly recipe
Blog, Budget Meals, Kid Approved, Leftovers, Make Ahead Meals / Freezer Meals, Meatless Mondays, Pasta, Recipes, Vegetarian & Vegan

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

15 minute dinner bean refried beans tostada taco recipe moms bistro week night dinner easy
20 Minute Meals, Appetizers, Kid Approved, Leftovers, Meatless Mondays, Recipes, Vegetarian & Vegan

The Easiest Meatless Monday Recipe Ever – 15-Minute Bean Tostadas Recipe with Homemade CrockPot Refried Beans

This recipe for 15-Minute Bean Tostadas is perfect for busy weeknights, leftover night or like how I was inspired, and used up my leftover Homemade CrockPot Refried Beans.  I like serving tostadas on Thursday nights, for Thursday Night Football.  I will make the setup almost like I do for taco night, and then we can… Continue reading The Easiest Meatless Monday Recipe Ever – 15-Minute Bean Tostadas Recipe with Homemade CrockPot Refried Beans

crispy chicken cutlets recipe moms bistro breaded fried homemade kid friendly
20 Minute Meals, Basics, Kid Approved, Poultry, Recipes

A Quick, Simple and Easy Week Night Recipe That Everyone Will Love – Crispy Chicken Cutlets

These breaded chicken cutlets are perfect for a weeknight meal and can be made into so many other recipes like chicken parmesan, or chicken marsala.  If you're following my October Menu, this is the recipe from last Thursday, October 15th, but I wasn't able to get it posted quite on time since I was in… Continue reading A Quick, Simple and Easy Week Night Recipe That Everyone Will Love – Crispy Chicken Cutlets

20 minute stove top chicken pot pie pasta kid friendly recipe weeknight dinner moms bistro
20 Minute Meals, Basics, Budget Meals, Kid Approved, Leftovers, Pasta, Poultry, Preschool, Recipes

Another Easy One Dish Kid-Friendly Dinner Idea Ready In Only 20 Minutes! Easy Kid-Friendly Chicken Pot Pie Pasta Recipe

This recipe was inspired from two other recipes, creamy chicken and broccoli pasta and chicken noodle casserole. It tastes just like chicken pot pie, but without all the hassle of making pie dough!  Use up any leftover chicken you have in the fridge, like we did in this for an even quicker dinner.  Follow the link… Continue reading Another Easy One Dish Kid-Friendly Dinner Idea Ready In Only 20 Minutes! Easy Kid-Friendly Chicken Pot Pie Pasta Recipe