Rosemary & Tomato Bisque

This is one of my all time favorite winter meals. It’s warm, hearty, creamy and so comforting! It goes best with a grilled cheese or garlic bread. Rosemary & Tomato Bisque Servings: 5 Cooking Time: 1 hour 30 Minutes 3 lbs Fresh Tomatoes; cored & chopped 1 Tablespoon Olive Oil 1 small Onion; chopped 3Continue reading “Rosemary & Tomato Bisque”

Green Chile Beef Taco Soup

I really wanted something Mexican themed and I had some ground beef to use up. This turned out perfect! Unfortunately  I was out of tortilla chips, but I had some taco shells that I could crush up! I’m really broadening my soup portfolio. 😂 Green Chile Beef Taco Soup Servings: 4 Cooking Time: 2 hoursContinue reading “Green Chile Beef Taco Soup”

Hearty Homestyle Lasagna

I was craving Lasagna, but I made way too much of it. I can finally make my Leftover Lasagna Stuffed Peppers again! And word of the wise, kids love lasagna and sneaking veggies into the sauce is so easy! Hearty Homestyle Lasagna Servings: 6 Cooking Time: 2 hours 1 pound lean Ground Beef 1 poundContinue reading “Hearty Homestyle Lasagna”

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”

Baked Pesto Caprese Chicken

Amidst the doom and gloom, there’s a glimmer of happiness! Look what finally arrived! In celebration, I made one of my favorite dishes from my new book. I didn’t have any fresh basil, so I used homemade Pesto instead. Served with Fondant Potatoes, Garlic Herb Flatbread and a light salad! Pretty sure if I ateContinue reading “Baked Pesto Caprese Chicken”

Italian Dressed Pork and Vegetables

I love homemade Italian Dressing! The flavor is so much more amazing than anything you can find bottled in stores and you can pronounce all of it’s ingredients, which is always a plus in my book. This was such a delicious, inexpensive and quick meal! Just 30 minutes and dinner is served. It goes great over aContinue reading “Italian Dressed Pork and Vegetables”

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”

Quick Marinara Sauce

This sauce is so versatile! It’s amazing in Steak Pizzaoila, Chicken Parmesan, Spaghetti or Baked Ziti! While it may not be a traditional Italian recipe, its still delicious! This is the quick version of my from scratch version that takes upwards of 5 hours to make and uses fresh Roma tomatoes. But weeknights can beContinue reading “Quick Marinara Sauce”

Cantina Style Salsa

I’m kind of a brat when it comes to salsa. I grew up eating hole-in-the-wall restaurant style cantina salsa and all those premade grocery store shelf jars always tasted too sweet and processed. So now I just make my own. 🤣 It goes great with my Carne Asada Tacos, tortilla chips and Green Chile ChickenContinue reading “Cantina Style Salsa”

Marbled Chicken Enchiladas

What do you make when you want both Chile Verde and Red Chile Enchiladas? Marbled Enchiladas! 🤣 Because why not! Marbled Chicken Enchiladas • 3 medium Chicken Breasts• Drizzle of Olive Oil• Pinch of Salt, Pepper, Ancho Chile Powder and Garlic Powder • 1 Tablespoon Olive Oil• 1 cup Onion; chopped• 1 cup Bell Pepper;Continue reading “Marbled Chicken Enchiladas”