Classic Greenbean Casserole

One of my favorite holiday foods is green bean casserole…. I have even been known to make an entire one for myself and snack on it for days! This is how I make mine, simple and easy. Ingredients: 1 big can of cut green beans      1-2 cans of cream of mushroom soup (depending…

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….

Chicken and Black Bean Stuffed Tortillas

So up front, the tortilla pocket idea was not mine originally. I ran across the recipe and thought the idea was genius!! This stuffing I made for this recipe is just the first of many variations I will be doing. These things are super simple and a big crowd pleaser. I know I always struggle…

Roasted Garlic Potato Soup

Fall is upon us so you are about to get hit with a ton of stick to your ribs meals….just a fair warning. This is a simple soup recipe I came up with a few years ago, it doesn’t take much time and it tastes really good. Ingredients: 6-8 potatoes (depending on the size of…

Slow Cooker Pineapple Chicken

For years my husband thought he hated pineapple until one day he tried fresh pineapple (thank you Katie!) then he realized suddenly that he loved it. Once this epiphany happened I started creating recipes to use it and this is one that came from that. Ingredients: 3 boneless chicken breasts 1 red bell pepper 1…

Fajita Quesadilla

This is a simple spin on the traditional fajitas. I had the ingredients in my refrigerator for a while to make fajitas but every night when it came to making dinner they just didn’t sound very exciting so I kept making other things instead. I realized one night however that my peppers were starting to…

Fajita/Taco Seasoning

This is a good seasoning for tacos or fajitas, feel free to adjust the cayenne depending on how spicy you want it 1 tbsp. chili powder 1½ tsp. garlic salt (if you have Lawry’s I would recommend that brand) 1 tsp. oregano 1 tsp. onion powder 1 tsp. cayenne (if you don’t like really spicy…

Smoked Sausage and Rice Skillet

As you have probably already discovered, we eat a lot of rice in my family so, therefore, we always seem to have leftover rice. I hate wasting food so this recipe is one I came up with to fix the waste problem. Ingredients One package of smoked sausage 1 can of chicken broth 1 ½ cups…