entrees

Cajun Roasted Turkey Breast

Cajun Roasted Turkey Breast is full of flavor! Made with paprika, cayenne, garlic powder and other spices, it’s a great twist for a flavorful turkey on Thanksgiving.  Tom has been on a pretty good streak of suggesting recipes for me to make lately. Usually, the meal planning for the week […]

Italian Cold Cut Sandwich

Italian Cold Cut Sandwich is loaded with cured meats, cheese, lettuce, tomato and pepperoncini’s for a quick meal that’s filling and full of flavor.  A few weeks ago Tom and I were in the grocery store together (a rarity!) and he said that we should pick up lunch for the […]

Perfect Oven Pot Roast

Perfect Oven Pot Roast is comfort food at it’s finest. Beef roast, potatoes, carrots and onion cook together in the oven to create a tender, hearty and filling dinner.  I usually have a desire to make cold-weather dishes before the weather actually changes. But, the temperature is finally starting to […]

Cilantro Steak Potato Bowls

Cilantro Steak Potato Bowls are the perfect weeknight dinner. A quick morning marinade provides a flavorful steak by dinnertime. The steak is served along with sweet potato noodles and a cilantro based sauce.  The ingredients for September’s Improv Cooking Challenge were Coriander and Potatoes. I knew that I was most […]

Sausage Green Bean Alfredo

Sausage Green Bean Alfredo is a budget friendly dinner made with an alfredo pasta, green beans and sausage.  September is Hunger Action Month – a time to bring attention to food insecurity. According to the US Department of Agriculture, 1 in 8 Americans were food insecure in 2017. That’s 40 […]

Carne Asada Fries

Carne Asada Fries are the best Mexican appetizer to your meal. Flavorful beef on top of crispy fries topped with cheese, guacamole, tomatoes and sour cream. There is a Mexican restaurant not far from my house that has the most amazing food. We’ve tried multiple things on their menu and […]

Roasted Veggie Cobb Salad

Roasted Veggie Cobb Salad is a flavorful salad full of roasted carrots, radishes, onions, mushrooms, bell peppers and topped with balsamic dressing. I am a huge fan of cobb salads. I love the combination of fresh vegetables, hard boiled eggs and bacon on top of salad because it’s so much […]

Fried Chicken BLT

Fried Chicken BLT is a take on the classic bacon, lettuce and tomato sandwich but topped with a piece of crispy fried chicken and your favorite sauce. I cannot believe that it is April already. This year is really flying by and I’m barely keeping up with all of the […]

Traditional Shepherd’s Pie

Traditional Shepherd’s Pie is an Irish dish made with seasoned ground lamb, carrots, potatoes and peas and topped with mashed potatoes. Can you believe it is March already? I’m trying to figure out where in the world the months are going! While this year is definitely flying by, winter is […]

Slow Cooker Italian Roast Beef

If I’ve said it once, I’ve said it 1,000 times. I am not a fan of winter. It’s cold and gross and makes me crave comfort foods that are usually chock full of calories and other unhealthy things. But this Italian Beef Roast only has a few ingredients, is really […]