Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes with Bacon

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Yes, potatoes are my love language. It’s hard to admit this next fact, but I’d choose a variety of them over a steak any day. That’s wrong. I know it and admit it. This post has been sitting in a draft for four years. It’s time I hit publish, even with the original photo and […]

Homestyle Beef Stew

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  There’s nothing like thinking back on your early childhood and remembering the sounds and smells of the kitchen. A good ole fashion beef stew is one of those recipes that sends our scenes swirling, not to mention, it’s whole foods at their finest. I’m going to let you in on a little secret that […]

Potluck Green Bean Casserole

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Were you a church potluck attender or gatherings that you rack your head wondering what to make? Well, if you grew up in church, or attended family reunions, you probably remember at least one green bean casserole showing up on the buffet table. I’m convinced the French fried onions on top are simply a lure […]

Simple Shepherd’s Pie Recipe

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It was 6:15 o’clock last night, and I had no plans for dinner. I looked at the clock and panicked. Time had slipped by in a flurry of  “What in the world.  It was just 2:00. Where did the afternoon go?” By 6:25, this epitome of all comfort foods dish was heating in the oven. […]

Dump & Run Taco Soup

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For years, this easy taco soup recipe has been a staple in our home. In fact, it’s quite possibly the most requested recipe by our kids, and the fact that it takes less than 10 minutes to throw together makes me “Mother of the Year” quite often. They don’t need to know just how simple […]

Easy Homemade Pizza (or Pasta) Sauce

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When a recipe mentions homemade pizza sauce, I typically tune that out and immediately substitute a great store bought variety because why make homemade with a 10 Minute Dinners philosophy? Ignore that now! 🙂 There’s nothing better than whipping up a multipurpose easy homemade pizza (or pasta) sauce, and since we’re doubling and tripling the […]