Main Dishes

harvest cobb salad

October 13, 2014
Harvest Cobb Salad

I love a good cobb salad… and anything with fall I pretty much want to try. the combination of apples & pears…bacon & eggs..leggings & brown boots…me & this salad… I saw the recipe at Damn Delicious … check out her beautiful photos of this salad. YUM. I loved how she layered the salad toppings […]

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French Onion Beef Stroganoff

October 9, 2014
French Onion Beef Stroganoff.  All of the greatest parts of your favorite cheesy soup, made into a delicious pasta dish with hearty beef and fluffy egg noodles.  This is the definition of comfort food.  |

photo credit Host the Toast   I came across this recipe on pinterest and knew I wanted to make for the family.  The photo makes it look delicious…all that cheese! I knew hubby was going to love this dish since he loves french onion soup…and the boys had to love with the combination of meat, […]

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green chile chicken enchilada stack

April 14, 2014
Chicken Enchilada Stack

I made this recipe from one of my favorite blogs Mel’s Kitchen Cafe and the family LOVED. Hubby totally loved this meal. like crazy loved. we ate it all up. image source from Mel’s Kitchen Cafe the only thing I did differently was I did not have green enchilada sauce so I just used a […]

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creamy leftover chicken & rice casserole

April 7, 2014
creamy leftover chicken & rice casserole

this is another great recipe to use leftover chicken in. my hubby is not keen on rice…why? i have no idea. the man has no idea what he is missing out on. I on the other hand love rice…especially rice and chicken. me and the boys ate this up…..hope your family enjoys as much as […]

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chicken biscuits & gravy

March 31, 2014
chicken biscuits & gravy

i wanted a home good style type of meal…comfort at its best. plus I roasted a chicken earlier in the week and needed to use the leftovers up. super simple meal. but what is the most exciting part of this meal is my oldest son LOVED it. like crazy LOVED it. wanted lots packed in […]

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roast beef with smashed garlic gravy

January 22, 2014
Roast Beef with Smashed Garlic Gravy

i went on a mission going through my cooking magazines. vowing to make my weekly dinners from only the recipes I tore out from said magazines. so from EveryDay with Rachel Ray I made this recipe. hubby and boys really liked this. they ate it ALL up. like ALL. no leftovers. nada. none. zilch. zero. […]

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baked creamy chicken taquitos

January 20, 2014

I have had this recipe pinned for some time. finally made it and now it is moved over to my Tried and True Recipes board these taquitos were so good. I could not wait to eat them again for leftovers for dinner the following night. and dare I say had there been additional leftovers I […]

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jamie oliver’s super-fast beef hash

November 21, 2013

this was another (remember the tray baked chicken?)  successful dish from Jamie Oliver’s Meals in Minutes hubby and the kids really liked this meal…i am not a red meat-eater so i am taking their word on it and the fact that we didn’t have any leftovers on the success of this dish. Printjamie oliver’s super-fast […]

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chicken spaghetti

November 14, 2013

i originally heard about this meal from Ree Drummond of The Pioneer Woman when i was watching her show on the foot network. and thought….yum…that sounds good. so i went to her website to check out the recipe. and then began searching for other variations as well…as with Ree’s she added green peppers and raw […]

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pulled pork tacos with sweet chili slaw

October 22, 2013
Pulled Pork Tacos with Sweet Chili Slaw I

i have a thing for sweet chili sauce. it is just so good…and that sweet spice i can handle. not too much heat. what I don’t have a thing for yet is taking good photos. i took numerous photos of this dish and well…frankly…they were unappetizing. i hope that is a word. so i am […]

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