One Skillet Spinach & Artichoke Chicken

One Skillet Spinach & Artichoke Chicken

Let me introduce you to your new favorite chicken recipe!  This easy one skillet meal has all the flavors of Spinach and Artichoke Dip simmered together and stuffed into simple chicken breasts.  Incredibly flavorful, this delicious entree is the perfect dinner idea any night of the week! Do you ever find yourself making the same thing for dinner over and over again?  Even though I'm a food blogger, I'm completely guilty of this.  We tend to gravitate towards spaghetti and meatballs, tacos, and burgers.  This is what I know my husband and kid will eat, so these are the types of dinners that are pretty much always stocked in my pantry and freezer.  Here's the deal - I get TOTALLY sick of these meals!  Don't get me wrong, I love a great burger, but after a while, it gets a little Continue Reading...

Slow Cooker Sirloin Beef Stew

Slow Cooker Sirloin Beef Stew

Can you think of anything more comforting that a warm bowl of beef stew?  This easy slow cooker recipe is a delicious dinner option for any night of the week.  This recipe uses tender, delicious sirloin, along with big chunks of carrots, celery, potatoes and mushrooms. The ultimate comfort food for a cold day! I created this post in partnership with Butcher Box.  All opinions, photos and recipe are 100% my own.  This post contains affiliate links. As soon as the weather begins to cool off a bit, I get out my slow cooker and cook up a big pot of stew.  My family and I love it, as it is a delicious, hearty meal in one bowl.  I love making beef stew on a lazy Sunday afternoon, letting it simmer for hours.  It fills my house with the warm aromas of autumn, and fills our bellies with a Continue Reading...

National Chicken Month – Easy Chicken Recipes for Busy Nights

National Chicken Month – Easy Chicken Recipes for Busy Nights

When it comes to easy dinner solutions, chicken always seems to be at the top of the list!  In honor of National Chicken Month, I've got some amazing chicken recipes, perfect for busy nights and tight budgets! Now that fall actives are in full swing, I'm always trying to figure out what I'm gonna feed my family before or after baseball practice, games, drum corp, and all the other little things that scheduled during the week.  We always try to make it a point to sit down together as a family for at least one meal a day, and having something easy and ready to go is a great way to gather everyone to the table.  To take the guess-work out of dinner ideas that the entire family will eat, I've teamed up with a few other fantastic food bloggers to bring you some amazing chicken dinner Continue Reading...

Slow Cooker Barbecue Beef

Slow Cooker Barbecue Beef

An amazing slow cooker meal, this Barbecue Beef recipe is the perfect dinner solution!  Just a few minutes of prep, and your slow cooker does the rest.  A fantastic way to prepare brisket, roast or flank, this BBQ beef is great for sandwiches and a delicious topping for nachos, pizza and more! Without a doubt, my family and I are 100% meat-lovers!  My husband and I grew up in rural American, where there is just as much livestock as there are people.  I love nothing more than to take out the slow cooker, and let a roast simmer away, creating an amazing aroma in the house, and better yet, an amazing meal on the table!  This recipe for Slow Cooker Barbecue Beef is fantastic for brisket, roast, and flank steak, and makes a great meal for busy nights. Slow cooking this barbecue Continue Reading...

Grilled Balsamic Rosemary Steak with Grilled Mushrooms

Grilled Balsamic Rosemary Steak with Grilled Mushrooms

Attention all carnivores - get ready to fire up the grill for these incredibly flavorful steaks!  This super simple Balsamic Rosemary marinade is perfect for t-bones, porterhouse, rib-eye, strip steak, flank steak, sirloin and even filet!  Paired with grilled mushrooms, these flavor-infused steaks will be a new summer favorite! Pretty much anytime there isn't snow on the ground, our outdoor gas grill is cooking up something tasty.  Mostly during spring, summer and fall, we've got steaks on the grill at least a couple times a month!  Everyone in our house LOVES a great, juicy beefsteak.  To add a little variety, I like mixing up different marinades to add additional flavor to the grilled meat.  My newest creation - the Balsamic Rosemary marinade was a HUGE hit this past Continue Reading...

Creamy Ranch BLT Pasta Salad

Creamy Ranch BLT Pasta Salad

The perfect side dish for any potluck, cookout, picnic or back yard BBQ!  This Creamy Ranch BLT Pasta Salad is loaded with bacon, tomatoes, crisp green leaf lettuce, and topped with an amazing creamy ranch dressing!  Make extra - this disappears FAST!! Does your summer consist of getting together with neighbors, family and friends for cookouts, barbecues, and potlucks?  Much like many of you, our neighbors have become our second family.  We love getting together all through the spring and summer months for fun potluck dinners, where everyone brings a dish or two to share.  We always end up with lots of fantastic food, and this Creamy Ranch BLT Pasta Salad is the perfect dish that everyone loves! Loaded with tender, delicious pasta, and all of your classic BLT favorites and a Continue Reading...

Smokehouse BBQ Burgers

Smokehouse BBQ Burgers

Fire up the grill, it's time for some amazing burgers!  My Smokehouse BBQ burgers are topped with smoked Gouda, bacon, fried onions, and an amazing Smokey Chipotle Barbecue Sauce.  Juicy and super flavorful, you'll be making these burgers all summer long! Have you fired up your grill yet?  Now that the weather is getting warmer, and days are getting longer, its the perfect time to throw some delicious burgers on the grill.  There are a million ways you can make a burger - so many different types of meats, not to mention toppings, cheeses, and breads.  I'm definitely a traditionalist when it comes to a great burger - I always go with a beef patty, we usually toss on a good cheese, and go from there.  My Smokehouse BBQ Burger is easy one of my favorite ways to make a delicious Continue Reading...