• Easy Cheesy Taco Pasta
    Beef

    Easy Cheesy Taco Pasta

    Easy Cheesy Taco Pasta  Easy cheesy taco pasta is reminiscent of hamburger helper for me, which brings a certain level of childhood nostalgia to me. But as an adult, I find the boxed mixes to be gross, and just a salt bomb. So I’m always disappointed when I crave that childhood meal, go buy it in the store, and then regret it.  Anybody else do this? Crave something, buy it, and then remember why you never eat it anymore? It always feels so disappointing!  This version gives me my childhood meal, but in a simple and elevated way that is delicious, simple to make, and fun. My rendition of this…

  • Crispy Ranch Chicken Tenders
    Chicken

    Crispy Ranch Chicken Tenders

    Crispy Ranch Chicken Tenders  Crispy ranch chicken tenders may be my new favorite recipe. This recipe creates the most amazing crispy crunchy exterior, while maintaining a tender and moist interior.  They’re perfect for a delicious weeknight meal when you need to feed the kids a hearty meal, but don’t have a ton of time. Or they can also make an amazing game day snack or appetizer. Simplicity and versatility make this a go-to recipe!  This post contains affiliate links Have you tried making these crispy ranch chicken tenders yet? Come on in and let me tell you about them!  Crispy Ranch Chicken Tenders Ingredients  Chicken, tenders are the easiest but…

  • Easy Muffin Tin Meatloaf
    Beef

    Easy Muffin Tin Meatloaf

    Easy Muffin Tin Meatloaf  Easy muffin tin meatloaf is a favorite meal in my household, because there is a childhood nostalgia that comes from meatloaf. But it can also be really boring, and this is my fun spin on it that makes a flavorful meal while still being simple and quick to make at the same time. I like to call it my elevated version of comfort food.  This post contains affiliate links Have you tried this easy muffin tin meatloaf recipe yet? Come on in and let me tell you about it!  Easy Muffin Tin Meatloaf Ingredients  Ground Beef, 93% meat/7% fat ratio, ½ pound  Mild Italian Sausage, ½…

  • Easy Roasted Cranberry Pork Tenderloin
    Pork

    Easy Roasted Cranberry Pork Tenderloin

    Easy Roasted Cranberry Pork Tenderloin  Easy Roasted Cranberry Pork Tenderloin is one of my new favorite holiday recipes. But it can be made at any time of the year, and it is simply delicious!  Cranberry sauce gives it a great sweet flavor, and the onion soup mix balances that out for a more savory dish. It is a perfect combination!  This recipe can be made with minimal effort, and is perfect for a busy weeknight meal. I made it without having to go to the grocery store. Everything came out of my pantry and freezer. In the winter time, these are the kind of go-to meals that I stock up…

  • Vegan Lemon Poppyseed Muffins
    Vegan,  Dessert,  Starters & Snacks

    Easy Vegan Lemon Poppyseed Muffins

    Vegan Lemon Poppyseed Muffins  Vegan lemon poppyseed muffins are easily my new favorite dessert! I’ve always loved lemon desserts over pretty much every other option, so this was a natural fit for me to try. Making substitutions to make it completely vegan is really easy, and they come out moist and perfect.  The fresh lemon juice in it really pops for a delicious flavor. This will be a crowd-pleasing recipe no matter if you’re vegan or not! This post contains affiliate links Have you tried these vegan lemon poppyseed muffins? Come on in and let me show you how easy and fun they are to make!  Vegan Lemon Poppyseed Muffins…

  • Red Velvet Chocolate Chip Cookies
    Dessert

    Red Velvet Chocolate Chip Cookies

    Red Velvet Chocolate Chip Cookies  Red velvet chocolate chip cookies are my new favorite cookie! No joke, I am in love with these delicious and simple cookies. I may or may not be snacking on one as I write this recipe for you.  Last night my husband, Nathan, asked if we could make cookies. The answer is always yes. Who doesn’t love making cookies? Plus I love it when Nathan wants to do something in the kitchen and volunteers. They are so simple and delicious. I’m a lazy baker, so the easier the recipe, the better, in my opinion.  This post contains affiliate links Have you made these delicious red…

  • Garlic Roasted Potatoes
    Side Dish,  Vegan

    Delicious Garlic Roasted Potatoes

    Garlic Roasted Potatoes  Garlic roasted potatoes are a new favorite side dish in my house, and have made a place in our normal meal rotations.  Nathan loves them for the super crispy texture that comes from roasting them in the oven, almost like fried potatoes. They have a crispy outside and are tender on the inside. I love them because they are so easy to make, requiring very minimal effort.  This post contains affiliate links Have you tried these garlic roasted potatoes? Come on in and let me tell you about it!  Garlic Roasted Potatoes Ingredients  Potatoes I typically use red potatoes for any recipe where I roast them in…

  • Homemade Shake and Bake
    Condiments & Sauces,  Vegan

    Easy Homemade Shake and Bake

    Homemade Shake and Bake  Homemade shake and bake is my latest recipe to become part of my normal meal rotation. My husband and I were searching for something new and interesting to coat our pork chops in when we made them.  Then it occurred to me that I make my own breading for chicken all the time, why can’t I create my own recipe for shake and bake? That is where this idea was born!  This post contains affiliate links Many of us have childhood dinner memories linked to shake and bake, and it evokes those memories when I make my own healthier version at home.  Have you tried making…

  • Honey Garlic Glazed Pork Tenderloin
    Pork

    Delicious Honey Garlic Glazed Pork Tenderloin

    Honey Garlic Glazed Pork Tenderloin  Honey garlic glazed pork tenderloin is a favorite in my household, and because it is so easy to make, an often requested recipe from my husband.  This pork recipe comes out tender, juicy, and perfect.  This post contains affiliate links Have you tried this delicious honey garlic glazed pork tenderloin recipe yourself? Come on in and let me tell you about it! I think you’ll be pleasantly surprised at just how easy it is to make, even on a busy weeknight.  Honey Garlic Glazed Pork Tenderloin Ingredients  Spice Rub  Pork Tenderloin, 3 pounds  Garlic Powder, 1 teaspoon  Paprika, 1 teaspoon  Onion Powder, 1 teaspoon  Thyme,…

  • Pork Chops with Peach Sauce
    Pork

    Perfect Pork Chops with Peach Sauce

    Pork Chops with Peach Sauce  Pork chops with peach sauce is a simple meal that can be made in a single pan in about 30 minutes, with minimal effort. It sounds complicated, but it really isn’t, and I love that!  One of the best things about pork is it pairs so nicely with fruits and sweet flavors. Peaches are one of my favorite things to pair with pork.  This post contains affiliate links Have you made these pork chops with peach sauce yet? Come on in and let me tell you about it!  Pork Chops with Peach Sauce Ingredients  Pork chops, 4, bone-in or boneless  Salt and pepper, to taste …

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