Homemade Teriyaki Sauce Recipe

Homemade Teriyaki Sauce at 10minutedinners

 When people ask how it’s possible to get dinner prepped in 10 minutes,  they always assume that meals must come from a quick fix solution like boxed meals or canned food. While I definitely will use canned items in some of my recipes, like our favorite Dump and Run Taco Soup, there are many other […]

Roasted Spaghetti Squash with Parmesan and Romano

Spaghetti Squash Recipe

via Spaghetti Squash is one of those mystery produce pieces that we know in our minds is produce, but mimics pasta in so many ways. “When raw, the flesh is solid and similar to other raw squash; when cooked, the flesh falls away from the fruit in ribbons or strands like spaghetti” Thus the name. […]

Western Chicken Spaghetti

Western Chicken Spaghetti @10minutedinners.com

Asking my husband to go out and grab something from our “Redneck freezer,” is asking for a talking to, but I did it anyhow. Yes, that freezer is so stuffed, that when he went out,  I prayed  the chicken would be right near the top, or his frustration level would be sky high. It wasn’t. […]

Cooking Ground Beef in Bulk (Crock Pot Taco Meat)

Crock Pot Taco Meat

Undoubtedly, one of the most difficult tasks for getting meals made with only ten minutes of preparation time is for those of us who must have a power packed protein in the form of chicken, beef, pork etc. If I try to serve more than two vegetarian meals a week, my family revolts, so I […]

Crock Pot Meatball Sub Sandwich

Meatball Sub Sandwich @10minutedinners

This has been a week on the run, and our three teen boys have been mumbling about the fact that it’s quite impossible for them to gain weight (so not fair) when there’s nothing to eat. Now, lest you think I let them get away with that, no, I do not. Those comments were quickly […]

Breaded Skillet Chicken Carbonara

breaded skillet chickencarbon

Is anyone else having trouble recovering from the Thanksgiving holidays? We survived another all-out traditional Thanksgiving turkey dinner with all the trimmings, and I thought everything turned out very well. However, after that marathon I wasn’t sure I wanted to see the kitchen again, and ended up taking a few days off from cooking completely. […]