Tag: make ahead

Prepaheadable Meal Plan #4

Prepaheadable Meal Plan #4

Prepaheadable Meal Plan #4 This week I’ve got a house full of people, like EVEN more than normal.  I normally have six people to feed, but this week, we’ve got guests and I’m feeding TEN – OH MY!   It’s these times where I wouldn’t survive […]

Easy Eggs Benedict Casserole

Easy Eggs Benedict Casserole

Easy Eggs Benedict Casserole I’ve learned over the years that while I love entertaining and cooking for my family for the holidays, it can be stressful.  I don’t love that part, so I’ve developed an arsenal of recipes that are easy, elegant and delicious.  These […]

ROASTED BRUSSELS SPROUTS WITH BACON & PECANS

ROASTED BRUSSELS SPROUTS WITH BACON & PECANS

ROASTED BRUSSELS SPROUTS WITH BACON & PECANS Not everyone likes brussel sprouts,  but not everyone cooks them with Bacon!  Bacon makes everything better, though I personally love brussel sprouts!  Lauren Keatings new cookbook Healthy Eating One-Pot Cookbook is full of wonderful recipes that can be […]

Easy Keto Wedge Salad; Blue Cheese & Bacon

Easy Keto Wedge Salad; Blue Cheese & Bacon

Easy KETO Wedge Salad; Blue Cheese & Bacon Iceberg lettuce is crisp and refreshing and commonly used to make garden salads but it can get boring, fast.  This Easy Wedge Salad is really next level and worth the few extra minutes of prep time. The […]

Weekly Meal Prep Menu – March 24, 2019

Weekly Meal Prep Menu – March 24, 2019

Weekly Meal Prep Menu March 24, 2019 Get ahead of your week, save time, money, and cook some great meals!    I always make a Weekly Meal Prep Menu that features at least 3 dinners, a big batch of soup and some pre-made lunches for […]

Menu Plan #1 Winter 2019

Menu Plan #1 Winter 2019

Menu Plan #1  Winter 2019 I try to do most of my Meal Prep on Sundays to alleviate the stress of what’s for dinner during the week.  Like so many of us, the What’s for dinner struggle can be real.    My Menu Plans always […]

Cooking dried beans in the Instant Pot

Cooking dried beans in the Instant Pot

The Instant Pot is a game changer when it comes time to cook dried beans.  In under an hour, with NO pre-soaking,  you will have a large pot of perfectly cooked beans.   I prefer cooking dried beans in the Instant Pot as I can eliminate […]

Best Ever Shepherds Pie

Best Ever Shepherds Pie

Shepherds Pie, also known as Cottage pie, is a dish originally created to use up left over meat and vegetables.  Traditionally using minced meat, either ground beef or lamb, it is one of those dishes that can be really good, or well, not that great.  […]

Roasted Turkey Sun Dried Tomato Pesto Sliders

Roasted Turkey Sun Dried Tomato Pesto Sliders

Roasted Turkey Sun Dried Tomato Pesto Sliders are the latest addition to my slider collection.  Now technically, they aren’t a slider, but they look like sliders when they are cut into pieces, so work with me okay?   For me, anything that can easily be served […]

Chicken Parmesan Penne Bake

Chicken Parmesan Penne Bake

Chicken Parmesan Penne Bake; Delicious and easy make ahead meal that the whole family will love.   With only 30 minutes in the oven, you have time to set the table and make my OMG World’s Best  Caesar Salad dressing to take this meal to the […]