Soup and Salad

By: | 8 Comments | On: May 12, 2015 | Category: Beef, Salads

Taco Salad

Soup and Salad It’s no secret that I’m a soup and salad kinda girl.  If you follow me on Facebook, Twitter or Pinterest, you’ll see I’m partial to both.  Over the years I’ve found soup is a great meal in a bowl.  It’s inexpensive but so tasty.  I can use... more

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Cheesy Vegetable Soup

By: | 14 Comments | On: April 27, 2015 | Category: Soups & Stews, Vegetarian and Vegan

Creamy Vegetable Soup

Easy Cheesy Vegetable Soup Last week I was a guest blogger at Creative Mama Messy House.  The recipe I shared was Easy Cheesy Vegetable Soup.  Less than 300 calories per generous serving and complete is only 30 minutes!  It’s so delicious and satisfying – I thought this recipe would be... more

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Fudgy Chocolate Cherry Brownies

By: | 14 Comments | On: April 23, 2015 | Category: Dessert

Fudgy Chocolate Cherry Brownies with Cocoa Nibs

Fudgy Chocolate Cherry Brownies Today I have a sweet treat to share with you from my friend Renee at Creative Mama Messy House.  Fudgy Chocolate Cherry Brownies!  They look really easy and oh so delicious!  You can check out my recipe for Cheesy Vegetable Soup on her blog today by click here!... more

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Beer Month

By: | 10 Comments | On: April 15, 2015 | Category: Chicken, Soups & Stews

Beer Month 2015

Beer Month This month is #BeerMonth and I have gotten together with several of my fellow bloggers to celebrate!  We’ve each prepared a recipe especially for #BeerMonth using beer.  I chose to make Beer Braised Chicken Stew! Ok….I know you’ve asked me for recipes that are 30 minutes or less, but braising... more

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Good News and Bad News

By: | 12 Comments | On: April 10, 2015 | Category: Uncategorized

Good News...Bad News

Good News and Bad News Well….let’s start off with the good news….I will now be posting recipes with Nutritional Information. How exciting is that?  This will allow you to choose recipes that work for your dietary guidelines, yay!   Bad news….the recipe I’m starting off with is a no bake... more

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15 Bean Soup

By: | 24 Comments | On: April 7, 2015 | Category: Soups & Stews

Smokey and delicious filling.

15 Bean Soup I made the most wonderful soup using a leftover hambone and a multi-bean soup mix. Sometimes you wonder what to make with a multi or *15 bean soup mix. It contains all types of dried beans; kidney, white beans, green, yellow and black-eyed peas, lima, pinto, black and... more

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The Magical Slow Cooker

By: | 19 Comments | On: April 3, 2015 | Category: Beef

Magical Slow Cooker

The Magical Slow Cooker I am so excited – recently I had the opportunity to review a colleague’s cookbook!  And I knew it would resonate with you because earlier this year, I took a poll asking what type of recipes you would enjoy seeing and the answers were; 30 Minutes Meals Slow... more

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Easter Dinner

By: | 14 Comments | On: April 1, 2015 | Category: Pork, Uncategorized

Glazed Ham

Easter Dinner It’s hard to believe that Easter is less than a week away!  Do you celebrate with a big Easter Dinner or do you enjoy a bit of time away with loved ones?  Holidays are such a time for tradition. Big family meals can also get pretty expensive.  It’s... more

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Family and Stuff

By: | 26 Comments | On: March 30, 2015 | Category: Dessert, Family

Grandma, Mom & I

Family and Stuff – If you follow my Facebook page, you would have seen the post I shared about my Grandma.  She recently passed away at the ripe old age of 98 years.  The amazing thing was Grandma was in good health until the very end.  She was a wonderful... more

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Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day

By: | 13 Comments | On: March 16, 2015 | Category: Beef, Soups & Stews

Corned Beef and Cabbage Stew

Corned Beef and Cabbage Stew Happy (almost) St. Patrick’s Day!   If you’ve been following my Facebook page, I’ve been touting this stew for a couple of days now.  And there’s a good reason….it’s an excellent stew! If you’re having a get-together or celebrating with family, this is definitely something... more

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