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Bourbon Sauce |

Flashback Friday – Bourbon Sauce

November 21, 2014 6:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Today, I updated the photo for Bourbon Sauce on my blog. By the way, there is no actual bourbon in this sauce. I love to use it to coat cooked popcorn chicken. However, a regular old chicken breast would also be tasty. Then we serve it over rice. Delish! Bourbon Sauce  

Ravioli Lasagna |

Ravioli Lasagna

November 20, 2014 6:15 am Published by 2 Comments

Using ravioli to make lasagna takes care of both the pasta and the ricotta cheese. Plus, the awesome part of this recipe is there is no need to cook the pasta a head of time. I’m telling ya, this is a nice cheater way to make lasagna. This lasagna is also a little sneaky by... Read More

Parmesan Breaded Pork Chops |

Parmesan Breaded Pork Chops

November 19, 2014 6:15 am Published by 1 Comment

I am starting to feel like a broken record lately when writing these posts each day. This is another awesome recipe where only five ingredients are needed (salt and pepper don’t count!). It is also ready in 30 minutes!!!!! I hope you are loving these simple recipes as much as I am! They will definitely... Read More

Creamy Beef and Potato Skillet |

Creamy Beef and Potato Skillet

November 18, 2014 6:41 am Published by Leave your thoughts

I have kind of been having some fun lately with finding easy recipes that use 10 ingredients of less. If it takes less than 30 minutes, that is even better. Today, I have a recipe for you that is 5 ingredients and done is less than 30 minutes! I love being able to do that... Read More

2014 pillsbury bake off panini

Help Choose the Pillsbury Bake Off Winner

November 17, 2014 8:57 am Published by 1 Comment

I recently was invited to go to Nashville and watch the 2014 Pillsbury Bake Off. In the world of food contests, this is a pretty big deal because it has the biggest cash prize – $1 Million! Last year, I also was able to attend and watch the event. It was held in Las Vegas.... Read More

Brown Bag Turkey Dinner

Butterball Turkey Giveaway

November 16, 2014 9:40 am Published by 57 Comments

With Thanksgiving less than 2 weeks, I have a fun giveaway for ya! I must admit, I am a little stressed out because it will be the first year that I will be hosting Thanksgiving at my house. Hopefully, all my planning and preparing a head of time will pay off, but if needed, I can... Read More

stitch fix 16 blouse |

Stitch Fix #16 and #17

November 15, 2014 10:06 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Ok, I got I little bit behind on my Stitch Fix posts, so I am sharing my last 2 shipments with you today. First up is my 16th shipment. I was sent this blue Kristine Woven Tassel Satchel for $68. If you ask my husband, he would tell you I kind of love handbags a... Read More

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies |

Flashback Friday – Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies

November 14, 2014 6:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

I am still enjoying pumpkin so I had to update my go to recipe fro pumpkin chocolate chip cookies. When my daughter was younger, she was allergic to chocolate so I would make these for her with cinnamon chips. Either way is delish, but I am partial to the chocolate chip version! Pumpkin Chocolate Chip... Read More

Beef Fajita Skillet |

Beef Fajita Skillet

November 13, 2014 8:08 am Published by Leave your thoughts

One pot dishes make clean up a cinch at meal time. That is exactly what I have for you today. Plus, it’s ready in under 30 minutes! This is a skillet version of beef fajitas. I used ground beef to keep it simple. It also uses instant rice. This is what helps get it to... Read More

Chicken and Black Bean Skillet Enchiladas |

Chicken and Black Bean Skillet Enchiladas

November 12, 2014 6:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

A while back, I shared a simple recipe for speedy beef enchiladas made in a skillet. It has become one of my favorite quick go to meals. It is ready in under 30 minutes! Recently, my daughter asked her daily question of, what we were having for dinner? I planned on making the tasty beef... Read More