Classic Ham and Potato Soup

The creamiest potato soup loaded with veggies, honey ham and crispy bacon. The perfect one pot dish! We’ve had an overabundance of potatoes lately. So I’ve been trying to think of ways to use them up. Potato soup is the perfect way to get the potato recipes going and get some classics in. When I…

Creamy Sundried Tomato Roasted Chicken w/ Roasted Potatoes

One Pot! Whole roasted herb crusted chicken and salty red potatoes simmered in a sundried tomato spinach cream sauce. Roasted chicken has to be one of my favorite dishes. As we all know chicken is just super versatile you can have a new dish day after day. This dish I love because it has some…

Creamy Penne with Bacon and Peas

Penne pasta tossed with creamy parmesan alfredo sauce, topped with crispy bacon and green peas. Penne pasta is one of my favorite noodles to cook with. Anytime I am using penne I know its going to be quick, simple and delicious. Also since I have a picky eater on my hands I know I have…

Mini Meatloaf Cups w/ Whipped Parmesan Mashed Potatoes

Tender and juicy meatloaf cups topped with a whipped creamy parmesan and garlic mashed potatoes topped with corn “sprinkles” Meatloaf cups also known as meatloaf cupcakes are all the rage right now. Probably because they are so easy, a fun twist on a classic and pretty darn cute. Meatloaf cupcakes are exactly that. You take…

Cheesy Beef and Shells

Tender ground beef and shells sautéed with onions and bell peppers, simmered in a scratch made cheesy crushed tomato sauce. Try this recipe out for a quick one pot meal! Cheesy beef and shells is something I think has been around forever. You don’t plan for it it’s really a right ingredient right time kind…

Shrimp and Chicken Etouffee

I was in the mood for gumbo. As luck would have it, I had all the ingredients for it except the key ingredients! Which would be a bag of crab boil, what I would consider not enough gumbo file and crab.. Last time I made gumbo I had no crab in it which isn’t a…

Roasted Parmesan & Lemon Chicken

So this post is sorta incomplete. I made this awesome parmesan lemon chicken. With two awesome sides lemon and sage French bread stuffing and a killer salad with a parmesan dressing with homemade croutons. Seriously top twenty best meals I’ve ever had. It left me feeling satisfied, not overworked and not too heavy. The thing…

Country Style Pork Ribs

I absolutely love making country style pork ribs. What are country style pork ribs ? Well the are basically strips cut from the shoulder. My guess for why they are referred to as ribs when they do not come from that region is its easier to identify them as such and they are more relatable….