Sloppy Joe’s is my go-to dinner of choice on those (frequent!) weeknights when I just.have.no.time. I don’t have to think about the ingredients. I know I have them all on hand. I know them by heart -chopped meat, sugar, lemon juice, and tomato sauce! - along with their exact measurements. I know it’ll be ready on time even if it’s 6:00 and I haven’t even walked into the kitchen yet. And I know that every single one of my kids (and significant other!) will scrape their plate clean!Having said all that, it certainly is nice to change things up a … [Read more...] about Sloppy Joes Doesn’t Get Any Easier Than This!
In my childhood home, salads were pretty much non-existent. If we ate any fresh veggies at all, it came in the form of plain, cut-up tomatoes and cucumbers served on a little plate in the middle of the table. The thrill of eating a fresh toss salad drizzled with olive oil, lemon, salt and spices was only introduced to me in my upper teen years when I left home and went overseas for a year of high school. I boarded by a couple different families that year and learned that there’s another way to eat cucumbers and tomatoes that is in a completely … [Read more...] about It’s Tomato’s Moment In The Sun!
I lift the crock pot lid. The hissing steam hits my face in a burst of heat, and the aroma of slow cooked beef and vegetables melded together in thick gravy fills the kitchen as the bubbling slowly subsides. I can see clearly into the crock pot now: The juiciest cut of beef, lots of potatoes and carrots and oh... the gravy!! I remove the roast onto a platter, cut it into thick slices and arrange them on individual plates along with generous helpings of potatoes and vegetables smothered in sauce. Are you hungry yet? Supper is served! … [Read more...] about The Most Heavenly Beef Pot Roast This Side Of The Clouds
This gorgeous lemon dessert is a showstopper at any affair! It does take some time to prepare and assemble but the process is really easy and the results are so out of this world that it’s worth every bit of effort!Bake this heavenly lemon pound cake and cut it into cubes. Layer the cubed cake at the bottom of a glass trifle bowl. Layers of rich yellow lemon cream and snow white whip cream follow, interspersed with more layers of cubed lemon pound cake. Decorate the top with whip cream flowers or shaved white chocolate and don't forget to top … [Read more...] about Calling All Lemon Lovers: Line Up For This Spectacular, Decadent Dessert!
Always on the lookout for new and creative chicken recipes for weeknight dinners or for weekend indulgences, I was delighted to find this amazing chicken and mushroom casserole from Holly at centslessdeals.com. Rich and filling, loaded with cheese, mushrooms, cream of mushroom sauce and rich buttery goodness, this is one recipe you do not want to miss! All you need are a few simple ingredients that somehow come together perfectly to create this crazy-delicious dish! The steps are pretty easy too. Simply fry the chicken strips until golden on … [Read more...] about This Creamy Chicken And Mushroom Casserole Is Sure To Impress Your Family And Guests!