BBQ Meatloaf: Rainy Day Favorites!

BBQ Meatloaf: Rainy Day Favorites!

As I put Ren down for his afternoon nap, I take a deep breath and try to intake as much of his sweetness and stillness as I can. He is growing so quickly and it seems like life has really started to speed up in the last few weeks…or at least it feels that way […]

Slow Cooked BBQ Shredded Chicken Sandwiches

Slow Cooked BBQ Shredded Chicken Sandwiches

It’s finally spring! We can say goodbye to all things winter. Hats, gloves, snow (we hope), the fireplace… and crock-pot meals? NEVER. Here is an easy slow-cooked BBQ Shredded Chicken recipe you can enjoy all year long! I tossed 3 large, frozen chicken breasts into the slow-cooker. And added some special seasonings and let the […]

Comfort Classic: Tater-Tot Casserole IN ONE PAN!

Comfort Classic: Tater-Tot Casserole IN ONE PAN!

Quiet house, fire flickering, snow softly falling… perfect time to sit down and write a post. Then the baby awakes all before I can even get my photos uploaded. Oh well, I guess Ren will just have to write this one with mama. It just may take me several intermissions to finish. Which reminds me… […]

Easy Shredded Chicken Fajita Tacos

Easy Shredded Chicken Fajita Tacos

Do you have a “taco night” in your meal plan? It seems like taco night has always been a go-to for me. I remember tacos being a frequent meal growing up and to this day I find myself incorporating some kind of mexican inspired dish into our meal plan almost every week! I try to […]

Slow Cooked Southwest Taco Chili

Slow Cooked Southwest Taco Chili

Happy Friday Friends! Has your week been productive? I’ve been asking myself this question a lot lately. Seems like my to-do list only grows and so much of it is still left on Fridays which leaves me feeling like I need to work all weekend! I hate that feeling! Today was much of the same. […]

Bacon-Wrapped Pepper Poppers With Pork Loin

Bacon-Wrapped Pepper Poppers With Pork Loin

I know I already have you with that title… any recipe that begins will bacon-wrapped is worth a shot, right?! We have had a TON of peppers from the garden, most of which will end up in salsa but I try to use a few here and there while they are at their peak of […]

White Cheddar Mac & Cheese

White Cheddar Mac & Cheese

Happy Friday!!! TGIF! What a gorgeous day to start off the weekend! The sun is shining, flowers are blooming, windows are open, birds are chirping, butterflies are frolicking… okay, you get my point… it’s amazing! I hope you all have a fabulous weekend and to get you started, I thought I’d share a yummy mac […]

Ranch Potato Soup

Ranch Potato Soup

Although I’ve tried to bid farewell to winter… it just won’t take the hint. This week has been colder again and now we are expecting more white! Seriously!? The only white I want to see are white sandy beaches glittering in the sunshine!!! Wouldn’t that be amazing right now!? With the cold weather, I still […]

Slow Cooked Homestyle Chicken Noodle Soup

Slow Cooked Homestyle Chicken Noodle Soup

Who is ready for Super Bowl Sunday?! Who are you cheering for? Cheering… hey I created a segue into some photos I wanted to share and didn’t even mean to! Ha! Our niece, Kylie, performed with some lil cheerleaders at half-time of the local high school basketball game the other night. It was so fun to watch […]

Slow Cooker Lasagna

Slow Cooker Lasagna

Happy Hump Day! It is all downhill from here… Are you tired of the crock-pot yet? Tis the season I guess! Here is another recipe from my personal “crock-pot challenge” month. SLOW COOKER LASAGNA: Brown the meat, adding in garlic, salt and pepper. Cook thoroughly, drain and set aside. Meanwhile, mix the seasonings and ricotta […]