Creamy Rosemary Salisbury Steaks

I love cooking with my mom! Tonight was Salisbury steaks, steamed broccoli and Garlic Parmesan Bubble Bread. She made the creamy mashed potatoes and corn. She always makes the best mashed potatoes! This dish is incredible on winter night’s when it’s chilly outside. It’s a hearty, ‘stick to your ribs’ meal that kids and adultsContinue reading “Creamy Rosemary Salisbury Steaks”

Zippy Hamburger & Macaroni Soup

I accidentally opened the wrong side of the Cayenne pepper shaker and I’m kinda glad I did! It was stinking good and perfect for a cold, hazy day like today. Added bonus, my sinuses are now clear! Zippy Hamburger & Macaroni Soup Servings: 6 Cooking Time: 2 Hours 2 pounds lean Ground Beef 1 largeContinue reading “Zippy Hamburger & Macaroni Soup”

Traditional Gyros

I spent the day processing cookbook orders and the time got away from me. Dinner is finally served! I decided to use the flatbread I made yesterday for Gyros. I highly recommend making your Tzatziki sauce! It makes all the difference. There were 4, but one didn’t make it past the stove. Traditional Gyros Servings:Continue reading “Traditional Gyros”

Classic Beef Stroganoff

My goodness! I totally forgot how much I love Beef Stroganoff! 🤤 My apartment smells divine! I opted for a more traditional recipe this time. Served with some Beef Pirozhkis. ❤️ As always, it’s not traditional because I love tinkering with recipes too much. Classic Beef Stroganoff Servings: 6 Cooking Time: 2 hours 3 lb Chuck Roast; cubed 1/4Continue reading “Classic Beef Stroganoff”

Sloppy Joe Biscuit Cups

These little cuties take the sloppy out of Sloppy Joes! 🤣 They were a HUGE hit! You can use homemade biscuit dough or the store-bought stuff. 💕 I’ve switched to using my Air Fryer because the oven makes my apartment unbearably hot. I’ll include cooking temps for both air frying and baking. 😊 Swerved withContinue reading “Sloppy Joe Biscuit Cups”

Stuffed Acorn Squash

Stuffed Acorn Squash sounded amazing! Beef, rice, veggies and goat cheese? PLUS some of my amazing mom’s homemade bread?! Heck yeah! ❤️ Stuffed Acorn Squash • 2 Acorn Squash; halved and seeded• Olive Oil• 1/4 teaspoon Garlic Powder• Salt and Pepper to taste • 1/2 pound lean Ground Beef• 1/2 cup Rice• 1/2 cup ChickenContinue reading “Stuffed Acorn Squash”

Surf and Turf Fried Rice

Surf and Turf Fried Rice FTW! It’s so delicious! I’d love to have smoked the steaks, but time was short, so pan seared was the way to go. ❤️ Gotta love cast iron! Surf and Turf Fried Rice • 4 cups rice; cooked and chilled• 3 Tablespoons Sesame Oil• 1 Tablespoon Chili Paste• 1 Carrot;Continue reading “Surf and Turf Fried Rice”

Mashed Potatoes with Beef and Vegetable Gravy

Mashed Potatoes with Ground Beef and Vegetable Gravy! I love simple, uncomplicated meals. 💕 Beef+potatoes+veggies+gravy= yes, please! Some friends of mine call it Deconstructed Shepherd’s Pie. Whatever you want to call it, it’s delicious! It’s also phenomenal served over egg noodles! Mashed Potatoes with Beef and Vegetable Gravy • 4 large Russet Potatoes; peeled andContinue reading “Mashed Potatoes with Beef and Vegetable Gravy”

Leftover Chili Spaghetti

Leftover spaghetti and chili from dinners passed? What’s a girl to do! Make Chili Spaghetti, of course! It was amazing! Definitely going to be doing this again next time I make chili. Chili Spaghetti • 1/2 gallon Leftover Chili Con Carne or any type of Chili• 16 ounces Spaghetti Pasta• 1 cup Cheddar Cheese• ParsleyContinue reading “Leftover Chili Spaghetti”

Big Mac Burger Braid

I made a Big Mac Burger…Log(?) for dinner, because why not! 🤪 A Bûche de Big Mac, if you will! It was absolutely delicious despite it’s comical nature! Big Mac Burger Braid Beef Filling• 2 lbs Lean Ground Beef• 2 large Eggs• 1/4 cup Breadcrumbs• 1/4 cup Milk• 1/2 cup Dill Relish• 1/2 cup Onion;Continue reading “Big Mac Burger Braid”