The BEST Slow Cooker Chicken Marsala

The BEST Slow Cooker Chicken Marsala

The BEST Slow Cooker Chicken Marsala The other day I did a series of Instagram stories showing how to make a”fancy” meal a weeknight crockpot meal. I did this chicken marsala and crockpot mashed potatoes side by side. My family all loved both recipes and I have had way too many messages asking when I was going to post the recipe for them so the day has finally come! Here is a Step by Step of what exactly I did along with the recipe Take a crockpot and add some chicken ( I only had frozen this day but have …

EASY Sesame Beef and Noodle Stir Fry

Easy Weeknight Stir Fry The Best Beef Stir Fry Recipe This dish is right up my families alley! My kids are huge steak lovers! All of them! Im not gunna lie sometimes I just say that any type of beef is “steak” just so they will eat it. And it works every time! Along with steak my kids will eat piles of snap peas and edamame. Sesame Beef and Noodle Stir Fry 1 lb flank steak 1 1/2 teaspoons minced garlic 2 teaspoons minced ginger 1 cup toasted sesame dressing and marinade 1/3 cup apple juice 2 Tablespoons soy sauce …

No Boil Slow Cooker Loaded Pasta

No Boil Slow Cooker Loaded Pasta

For the past year I have owned a food truck with my mom. It has brought all of busy days and nights! The only way I have been able to stay on top of dinner for my family is by meal planning every Sunday night, followed by Walmart groceries To Go pick up every Monday morning, and lots of slow cooker meals! I always have a hard time finding a variety of slow cooker meals! Ones that don’t have cream of chicken or something like that and that my husband can serve my family while I am gone at night …

Peanut Butter and Banana Steel-Cut Oatmeal

Peanut Butter and Banana Steel-Cut Oatmeal

My youngest son is obsessed with oatmeal. It is always his favorite food on the questionaries that they do at school. Maple & Brown Sugar is his fav! The only problem with oatmeal each morning is that it takes a little longer on busy before school mornings. He is also my child who is very particular! If something is too hot, too cold, too spicy, or too sweet he will have nothing to do with it! When I discovered this oatmeal I was surprised and ecstatic! And I love steel cut oats more then any other type of oatmeal! So …

Summer Time Spinach Salad with a Creamy Citrus Poppyseed Dressing

Summer Time Spinach Salad with a Creamy Citrus Poppyseed Dressing

It gets hot here in Arizona during the summertime! I am always looking for refreshing lunch and dinners to enjoy that don’t heat up the house! This salad paired with bowtie pasta takes it up a notch and makes it a little heartier. Which means you can enjoy it for dinner as well as lunch! I always love using Stonyfield Greek yogurt to create a creamy dressing to pair my salad with! I love using these 5.3 ounce containers because they are perfectly measured with the right amount of Greek yogurt to make a dressing for my family!  There is …

Cheesy Taco Pasta

Cheesy Taco Pasta

Every Sunday night my mom cooks our family dinner. She always goes way above and beyond and has way too much food for the 20 of us. Yes 20 of us eat dinner together every Sunday and yes she cooks enough food for 20 and always has extras. My parents decided this year to buy a cow! They halved it will a friend of theirs and when it got to the right size they had it butchered and cut into lean delicious meat. We had our first taste of ground beef from their cow the past Sunday and boy was …

Easy Sweet and Sour Chicken

Easy Sweet and Sour Chicken

This sweet and sour chicken has been the most popular recipe on my blog since I posted it when I first started blogging! It was actually one of the reasons I started this food blog. I had posted food pictures on my personal social media and had people ask me over and over again for different recipes. So I decided to start posting recipes and pictures and have been doing my food blog ever since!  So when I was approached by my childhood neighbor (who has a great YouTube channel here) to film my 1st YouTube video I knew exactly …

One hour French Bread

One hour French Bread

A few Sundays ago I was making lunch and wanted a bread to go with my chicken madera. I didn’t have much time and all I had was what was in my house. So I whipped up this french bread! Not only did it take one hour but it made two loaves so I was able to use one that day plus turn the other one into french bread the next day. I am not going to lie I grab the bakery bread at my grocery store all the time. It is so cheap and I use it from garlic …

Chunky Baked Potato Soup

Chunky Baked Potato Soup

My oldest sons favorite food is baked potatoes! He asks for them multiple times a week! So we almost always have russet potatoes at our home to add as a side dish or an after school snack for my son.  This soup is a perfect one to use up your extra baked potatoes. Which is great with meal prep and planning. I always like planning out my meals so that I know ahead of time to make a little extra of something to make my life easier on another meal. Also if I do not plan ahead especially on bacon …

Crockpot Bone In Turkey Breast

Healthy eating starts with prep and planning. It is having the right stuff readily available. Here is a easy crockpot turkey recipe that will help you make sure you have your meat ready for your meals. I sliced half of the turkey breast for certain recipes and then shredded the other half for other recipes. That way you can cook your source of protein one way but serve it 2 ways so you don’t feel like you are eating the same thing every single day of the week. Honeysuckle White and Shady Brook Farms also provides you with quality turkey …