Chicken Street Tacos

We love tacos in our house, it’s even one of our kid’s favorite dinners too so I make quite a few different kinds to mix it up from time to time. This recipe is a little more authentic than others because the only toppings we use are cilantro, onions, and lime. Ingredients: Around 6 chicken…

Leftover Holiday Turkey and Noodles

Now that the holidays are upon us we are all going to end up with leftovers, and if you are like me you hate to waste food! One thing you can do even if you have just a small amount of your turkey left is turkey and noodles!! You need to have some bones left…

Crazy Easy French Dip Sandwiches

My husband loves sandwiches, they are his favorite food group, and he doesn’t discriminate what kind. One of my favorites is a French dip sandwich. I was at the store the other day trying to figure out dinner, it was getting late and I didn’t want to deal with a big mess or a complicated…

Chicken and Green Pepper

As you all well know I like to make things from scratch because I love cooking and I love to improve on things. Every so often however I run across something premade that is good and makes my life easier. This is an example of one of those times. I am a big fan of…

Pepper Stuffed Pork Loin

Pork loins are hard to cook because they are very easy to dry out. I wanted to come up with some kind of recipe that would help prevent that…. Ingredients: Pork Loin (the one I used was a little under 2 pounds but you can use whatever size) ½ cup honey ¼ cup dark brown…

Creamy Chicken and Bacon Pasta

What makes this recipe great is there are just a handful of ingredients so as long as you have cream in your refrigerator more than likely you have the other ingredients. Ingredients 1 box of penne (or whatever type of pasta tickles your fancy) 2-4 pieces of bacon 1 large chicken breast ¼ cup butter…

Fried Pork Chops

Who doesn’t like fried food?? It is my weakness in life, I try to not love it so much but I can’t help it…that said, here is my fried pork chop recipe! Ingredients 6 boneless pork chops ¼ cup cornmeal 1 cup flour 1 tbsp black pepper 1 tsp. garlic powder 1 tsp. onion powder…

Chicken or Beef Enchiladas

I have been making enchiladas recently because my husband tried some my dad made and now has become obsessed. I have done beef and chicken so I will tell you how to make either of them. This is a super easy and really cheap meal to make. Ingredients: Tortillas (around 10) 1 lb ground beef…

Beef Stir Fry

Another simple dinner idea if you are struggling to come up with something!! You can use whatever kind of veggies you like or whatever you have. In this one, I used onions, carrots, and broccoli. Ingredients Lean beef Veggies (whatever you fancy) ¼ cup soy sauce 1 tbsp brown sugar 1 tbsp honey ½ tbsp….

Beef and Noodles

Since I buy a half a cow every year I always have a freezer full of beef. Until I started doing that I hardly ever cooked with beef because it’s so much more expensive than chicken and pork. Nowadays its nothing for me to make porterhouse steaks just because I don’t have a whole lot…