Cheesy Potato Bacon Casserole

winterpotatocasserole

Do you want something a little out of the ordinary, yet simple to whip up? It’s no secret that anything with the word potato in it quickly becomes one of my favorite things. It’s an inside joke with family and friends because I think if I could choose between a steak and the best fries [...]

Easy Baked Ziti Recipe

Easy Baked Ziti @10minutedinners.com

Often, we use the phrase “blond Italians” in our home. No, we are not Italian, but by the way we inhale all things considered to be “Italian food,” we need to be. We LOVE our pasta!  There’s nothing yummier to smell than homemade sauce simmering on the stove, but in my stage of life, I’ve [...]

Oh, So Easy, Tex Mex Chicken Chili (or Soup)

Oh So Easy Tex Mex Chicken Soup

Our family stirs up varying debates. Sometimes topics run deep and introspective, swapping between politics, religion and other politically incorrect table talk discussions, while others, well, they are a debate for debate sake. Tonight’s debate sparked discussion on chili vs. soup. You see this delicious and oh, so easy Tex Mex Chicken Chili, er, Soup [...]

What Would You Do with 30 lbs of Chicken?

Chicken Meals in Minutes

During my first week of beginning my 10 Minute Dinners blog (with all five of you reading), I shared this post. As I began writing up my next C.O.S.T Cooking post for this series, I realized this really gives you a glimpse into simplifying our meal time so that we can enjoy our minutes connecting, [...]

Fast Fajita Salad

Grilled Fajita Salad

When trying to eat healthier, salads are a “Go To” option, but why is it that salads always taste so much better at the restaurant? The ingredients are the same, but there’s something about enjoying without having to chop, dice, mix etc. Restaurants fill the salad bowl with a variety of creative ingredients, so I [...]

Simple Sausage Balls Meet Glamour Shots

sausage balls in decorative jar

I still can’t believe my mom wouldn’t let me go. I was 16 and all my friends were getting these amazing make overs. Their mothers would take them to the mall, they’d have their hair and make up done and then their glamour shot session would begin.  After a few days, (remember it was an [...]