Easy Chicken Pot Pie

This is my Mother-in-laws favorite Chicken Pot Pie recipe that I make. I invite her over every time I make it but today I also had my son, his wife and my grandson over too. I have been making my Pot Pie like this for probably over twenty years. I believe it was a Campbell’s Soup recipe. I make a […]

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Chicken Stir Fry & Ramen Noodles

I made this simple and delicious Chicken Stir Fry & Ramen Noodles with my leftover chicken. I didn’t want to use all of the usual vegetables and I wanted to use Ramen Noodles with a homemade sauce. This was very filling and a great combination of flavors.   Ingredients   In a small bowl add the soy sauce, corn starch, […]

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Cajun Pastalaya

  Spicy Andouille Sausage with Cajun seasonings and pasta is what makes this recipe taste so good. Green pepper can also be added. This can be as spicy as you want it just by adding more or less Cajun seasonings. Source: Laurie Lynard   Ingredients   Slice the sausage in half lengthwise and then into bite size pieces.   In […]

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Slow Cooker Linguine with Mushrooms

If you love mushrooms and pasta, try this Slow Cooker Linguine with Mushrooms. Mushrooms are high in antioxidants, they speed up the metabolism and are low calorie. This healthy recipe is loaded with mushrooms, pasta and a delicious sauce. This was even better the next day! I made the sauce with the vegetables in the slow cooker, however, it could […]

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Instant Pot Penne all’arrabiata

This Instant Pot Italian vegetarian pasta dish was a huge hit with my husband. It can be cooked and on your table in less than 30 minutes. Full of vegetables and penne pasta for a wonderful hearty  meal. Source: Instant Pot Cookbook 1000 Day Instant Pot Recipes Plan   Ingredients   Select sauté (less) and add the olive oil.   […]

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Instant Pot Chicken & Rice

Chicken & Rice is ready in 30 minutes when you fix it in the Instant Pot. This is a complete stick to your ribs meal. There is very little prep time, the rice was cooked and the chicken was not dried out at all. I received an Instant Pot for Christmas. I tried my first recipe in it a week […]

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Slow Cooker Vegetable Soup

Whenever it is time to use up my fresh vegetables so I can buy new ones, I make soup! It is not entirely made with vegetables because whenever I make vegetable soup I always add barley, however, you can leave it out if you want to. This is so simple to put together, throw it into the slow cooker and you […]

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Crab Meat Frittata

This was absolutely delicious!!! Making eggs this way was the best tasting eggs I have ever had. You can make this with imitation Crab Meat or real Crab Meat. What a wonderful meal for breakfast, lunch or supper. This is low in calories but high in flavor. Source: Favorite Band Name Country Christmas   Ingredients   In a large oven […]

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Sausage & Cheese Taco Pasta

I love the taste of taco seasoning so I used it to create this amazing Sausage & Cheese Taco Pasta. I added medium salsa to kick the heat up a bit and add even more flavor but you can use mild, medium or hot salsa in this recipe.   Ingredients   Place the sausage and the onion into a large […]

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Rice and Beef Stew

What a delicious Rice and Beef Stew this turned out to be! This tasted as good as it looks, was very easy to make and a great way to use up left over rice. A nice hearty dish for the winter or any time of the year! This recipe serves four nice size servings. Source: Adapted from Favorite Brand Name […]

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Shepherd’s Pie

Hearty one pot Shepherd’s Pie has been around forever. Ground beef with vegetables and topped with delicious mashed potatoes makes this a complete meal. The next time you make mashed potatoes, make extra and add them to your Shepherd’s Pie for your next meal. I like a lot of mashed potatoes so I make a fresh batch of mashed potatoes […]

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Roasted Potatoes with Pearl Onions

What a delicious Roasted Potato combination with herbs and Pearl Onions. I wish you could taste this! The pearl onions give this recipe a wonderful different taste compared to using regular onions, however, you can use regular onions if you don’t have pearl onions. Source: Favorite Brand Name Country Christmas   Ingredients   Spray a large metal baking sheet with […]

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Louisiana Jambalaya

This is my version of Louisiana Jambalaya. I used rotisserie chicken and smoked kielbasa (or andouille) instead of seafood. There are so many wonderful vegetables in this dish that are combined with the meat and rice….. you have to try it! It has a kick with the pepper and cayenne pepper but just enough to taste delicious!   Ingredients   […]

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Easy Vegetable Beef Soup

Do you think it’s hard making a great tasting soup? Think again because this is so simple to make and it tasted delicious! There are so many flavors in this soup which is what makes it taste amazing and look at all that color!   Ingredients   Add the bouillon cubes to the hot water to dissolve. ******** (If you […]

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Turkey Pasta Salad

What a great way to use your leftover Thanksgiving turkey. This is a Turkey Pasta Salad unlike any I have made before. It has a hint of lemon juice, apple cider vinegar and herbs. My husband and I both loved this salad a lot! Adapted from: Favorite Brand Name Country Christmas   Ingredients   In a large bowl toss together […]

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Napa Valley Turkey Salad

This was the best turkey salad I have ever had! I would never have dreamed of putting this dressing on my turkey salad and it was amazing. Add some chopped pecans, green onions and it is the perfect salad. I didn’t have pecans or green onions so I left them out and it was still delicious! It is definitely a […]

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