Vegetable Beef Soup Recipe

vegetable soup recipe

Vegetable Beef Soup Recipe  Fall is such a busy time for our family. With horseback riding, flag football, and homework, every afternoon and evening is filled with somewhere to be or something to do. For a hectic fall schedule, leftover makeovers are a must. With a little planning, I am able to feed my family healthy, home-cooked meals every night. First, I noted the nights we would be eating early in order to get to practice on time. On those nights (Wednesday & Thursday), I needed ...

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Baked Chicken Fingers Recipe

baked chicken fingers recipe

Baked Chicken Fingers Recipe Boneless chicken has been on sale for the last couple of weeks. This is a great recipe to use and make ahead a time and freeze. ! Kids love chicken fingers.  What’s not to love?  Moist white-meat chicken encased in a crunchy, crispy crust and dipped in your favorite sauce.  But, honestly, I can’t afford the fat and calories that go along with these little strips from heaven.  So, oven-frying the chicken is the way to go. I have been using the same chicken ...

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Slow Cooker Smoked Sausage Hash Recipe

Slow Cooker Smoked Sausage Hash Recipe

Slow Cooker Smoked Sausage Hash Recipe If there is one kitchen tool I love using during the fall and winter time, it's my slow cooker. There is something about coming home after a long days work to the smell of dinner cooking that makes me happy. Plus, who doesn't love not having to cook when they get home!? My slow cooker get lots of use, and when I come up with a new recipe I want to make sure I share them with you. So if you are looking for a recipe that has great flavor, some spice, and ...

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Its a great meal, Charlie Brown! Don’t Forget the Peanuts Gang Cupcakes!

Peanuts Gang Cupcakes featuring Charlie Brown, Sally, Linus , and Schroeder

Are you dippers? I mean true dippers who dip everything? We are a family of dippers. We love to dip everything and we love all kinds of dips. We love dips so much that my children have created their own. They call it "double dip" and have even had the recipe published in our church's cookbook. Double Dip is made by mixing equal parts ranch dressing and ketchup. Double Dip Recipe Ingredients: 2 Tbsp ketchup 2 Tbsp ranch dressing Directions: Put ketchup and ranch dressing in ...

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Hot Ham And Cheese Sandwiches Recipe

hot ham and cheese sandwiches

Hot Ham And Cheese Sandwiches Recipe You guys, I have a confession, I'm a reality TV addict. It's true! And I've come to accept and embrace that. This week was the Big Brother finale, and every year I throw a wrap party for the end of the season. Hey, some people throw superbowl parties, I throw Big Brother parties, ha! But I digress, I told you that, to tell you about these amazing Hot Ham and Cheese Sandwiches that I made for the party. They.are.so.awesome. They are easy to make, tastes ...

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Quick Chicken Pot Pie

Quick Chicken Pot Pie 2

Quick Chicken Pot Pie Kids gone back to school yet? Need a quick and easy recipe that the whole family will enjoy? The reason I love this Quick Chicken Pot Pie recipe is because it is quick, easy, taste amazing and I usually keep most of these ingredients on hand all the time. I can throw this recipe together in about 30 minutes and enjoy more time with my family! I usually double this recipe and make two pies and I freeze the other for a night that I'm really in a rush or if a friend is in ...

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One Pot Jambalaya With Turkey Sausage Recipe

One Pot Jambalaya With Turkey Sausage Recipe

One Pot Jambalaya With Turkey Sausage Recipe School will be back in session before you know it, so that means it's back to homework, after school activities, and sometimes a little crazy. I don't know about you, but sometimes by the time I get home at night I'm not in the mood to make a 4 course meal. Any mama's out there feel like that? Ha! So on those days I'm thankful that I have a few one pot meals recipes. One of my family's favorite easy weeknight meals is my One Pot Jambalaya With ...

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Teriyaki Salmon Recipe With a Sriracha Glaze

salmon recipe

Teriyaki Salmon Recipe With A  Sriracha Glaze I hope everyone is having a great week! I'm continuing on my journey to a healthy lifestyle and I'm always trying to think of new and yummy recipes that are not only good for you but taste great. Because let's face it, no matter how good for a you a food is, if it doesn't taste good, you are not going to want to eat it. As I'm typing I'm choking down a protein shake, because I know I need it, but I don't like it lol. (Side note, if you have a ...

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One Pan Mexican Quinoa Recipe

One Pan Mexican Quinoa Recipe

One Pan Mexican Quinoa Recipe As most of you know, I've been trying to take control of my health and eat better. Which I'll admit, hasn't been easy. But I'm learning as I go and this week I learned that I really LOVE quinoa! It's got a great texture and can be flavored in so many different ways. Today I wanted to share with you my first recipe I have made with quinoa, which resulted in this amazingly easy One Pan Mexican Quinoa Recipe! This recipe has a great flavor, a spicy kick, and the ...

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How to Make Waffles with Sweet Potato Fries!

how to make sweet potato waffle fries finished waffle with mahi mahi and onion rings drizzled with yum yum sauce

How to Make Waffles with Sweet Potato Fries! Get ready to be blown away or at least have your socks knocked off. I honestly don't know how or when the idea popped into my head but I thought about making waffles using french fries and thought it sounded like a fun way to cook fries. Then I thought if waffles made with french fires sounds good, what about waffles made with sweet potato fries. I LOVE sweet potatoes and always order sweet potato fries instead of regular fries when I have the ...

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