Beef Roll ups with Horseradish Sauce

I know what you’re thinking…..I don’t like horseradish so I won’t make these!  Well guess what?  You don’t even have to use the horseradish and people will still gulp these down lickety split! If you know me at all, I specialize in quick and easy meals that are delicious so we can fill our bellies […]

The Dinner Tag!

I saw this tag by Samantha of Happily A Housewife and I am THRILLED to share my answers to these 10 questions!! The Dinner Tag Favorite Crockpot Meal: Lasagna & Angel Chicken Favorite Easy Clean Up Meal: Meatball Subs- use this recipe & add to hot dog buns Favorite Pinterest Dish: Baked Sandwiches Healthiest Dinner […]

Week in Review- May 1st, 2015

  It was such a busy and fun week for us!  Let’s start with last weekend!! We spent Saturday in Madison, WI for the National History Day “State” Contest.  My daughter and her friend made an exhibit board on Gandhi’s Salt March and they competed with other students around the state.  Unfortunately, they didn’t make […]

French Dip Sandwiches (Crock Pot)

Simplicity- I’m striving for it in life and especially in cooking!  This is one of my easiest recipes and I’m happy to share it with you today!! Here are the ingredients …2 ingredients (roast & beef consomme) plus some kind of bread! I used a 2-3 pound chuck roast.  One thing I should have done […]

Crock Pot Salsa Chicken

Hello friends!!  Today I’m sharing a main dish recipe that is so simple to make, you’re gonna FLIP!!!  Here are the ingredients… 4 ingredients !!!   Here’s the recipe! Salsa Chicken 4 chicken breasts- boneless, skinless 1 (14 oz.) can of corn (drained) 1  (14 oz.) can of black beans (rinsed and drained) 1 (16 oz.) […]

Handy Dandy Tip of the Day- Cook once, Eat twice

I’m sure you’ve heard of “Once a month cooking.”  I have too, and I envy those who are disciplined to do it!  Devoting a whole day to cooking, just to feed my freezer sounds overwhelming to me.  Instead, I simply make two of whatever I’m making for dinner and stash the other one in the […]

Grandma Sue’s Spaghetti Sauce

My Mom is a great cook!  Growing up she made a wonderful dinner every night for our family.  One of my personal favorites was spaghetti night!  It wasn’t until I was grown and married that I appreciated it and wanted the recipe for her homemade sauce.  When I asked her about it, she told me […]

Easy Meal Idea- Pork Tenderloin

As a busy Mom, I’m always looking for a good, quick recipe to serve to my family, and pork tenderloin is the perfect fit for us!! Start with 2 pork tenderloins in a greased 9×13 pan.  (Yes, I’m aware that they look somewhat obscene!!  haha) Preheat your oven to 400 degrees… Bake pork uncovered for […]

Baked Sandwiches

It’s Spring here in Wisconsin, but it just doesn’t feel like it.  A quick glance outside to see the snow piled up makes me question that darn Punxsutawney Phil .  Where is Spring??   Because of the weather, I am still cooking dishes that are a little heavier….because cold temps = comfort food to me!!  I […]

Shepherd’s Pie

Baby, it’s cold outside!!!  It’s so cold that I find myself wanting warm, comfort food.  This recipe is kind of a one pot dish…it contains meat, a starch and some veggies, so you don’t really need a side dish!! When I gave birth to one of my kids, we had a group of angels at […]