Montreal Pork Chops & Creamy Rice Bake

I haven’t had pork chops for a while. 😋 Time to change that! Baked Montreal Pork Chops & Creamy Rice. It’s a quick, easy recipe that doesn’t need babysitting. My favorite kind of meals! Pork Chops: 4 large Bone-in Pork Chops 2 Tablespoons Montreal Steak Seasoning 1 teaspoon Smoked Paprika 1 teaspoon Garlic Powder Rice:Continue reading “Montreal Pork Chops & Creamy Rice Bake”

Cheesy Asparagus Stuffed Chicken Breasts

I love chicken, cheese and asparagus! Naturally Cheesy Asparagus Stuffed Chicken Breasts is one of my favorite dishes. I also made some Garlicky Mushroom Quinoa Rice on the side. 4 large Chicken Breasts 1 teaspoon Smoked Paprika 1 teaspoon Garlic Powder Salt and Pepper to taste 1 package Boursin Cheese 12 Asparagus Spears 1 cupContinue reading “Cheesy Asparagus Stuffed Chicken Breasts”

Keto Cauli & Cheese

This is my new favorite keto side dish! It’s ridiculously easy to make and so tasty! The crispy bits on the side were my favorite part. 2 cups Cauliflower Florets; chopped 1/2 cup Mayonnaise or Vegannaise 2 cloves Garlic; minced 1/4 teaspoon Smoked Paprika Salt and Pepper to taste 2 1/2 cups Cheddar Cheese; dividedContinue reading “Keto Cauli & Cheese”

Turkey Salisbury Steaks

A lighter version of one of my favorite dishes: Salisbury Steaks! Served with garlicky mashed cauliflower and air fryer Brussels sprouts. This spin on the classic ground beef variety has fewer calories and less guilt!  Steaks: 1 1/2 lbs Ground Turkey 1 large Egg 1/2 cup Chicharrones; crushed 1 teaspoon Montreal Steak Seasoning 1/2 teaspoonContinue reading “Turkey Salisbury Steaks”

Jerk Chicken Gyros

Last night’s (and tonight’s) dinner. Jerk Chicken Gyros. I normally cook them on the smoker, but my handy-dandy skillet did the trick. I used up the last of my Jerk Seasoning mix, so it’s definitely time to make some more. Jerk Seasoning: 1 teaspoon Garlic Powder 1 teaspoon Onion Salt 1/2 teaspoon Smoked Paprika 1Continue reading “Jerk Chicken Gyros”

Meatball Pesto Pasta

My go-to “I don’t want to cook” dinner. 4 simple ingredients: pasta, pesto, meatballs and parmesan cheese. I had a tomato I needed to use, so I chopped that up and tossed it in too. A simple chopped salad and homemade dinner rolls I had stashed in my freezer on the side. Making a bigContinue reading “Meatball Pesto Pasta”

Sweet Chile Sriracha Chicken Drumsticks

I love chicken drumsticks! They’re easy to cook, affordable and make a great canvas for a variety of spices. I may or may not have forgotten that I pulled out 5 lbs a few days ago and needed to cook them tonight. Prep took all of 5 minutes, which was so awesome! Plus, I onlyContinue reading “Sweet Chile Sriracha Chicken Drumsticks”

Not-So Traditional Cottage Pie

I had some leftover beef from last night’s BBQ Bacon Sliders, so some Cottage (or Shepherd’s if your American) Pie it is! Good thing too because some of my red potatoes were sprouting. Be sure to drain the beef! It’s a mess if you forget. Beef Filling: 2 lbs Ground Beef 1 cup Onion; dicedContinue reading “Not-So Traditional Cottage Pie”

BBQ Bacon Beef Sliders

Finally! The BBQ bacon sliders! I was going to make them yesterday, but got home from work around midnight and was too exhausted to eat. So today’s the day! I only needed 1 pound of bacon, so naturally I baked 5 pounds. Because…bacon. 2 lbs lean Ground Beef 1 extra large Egg 1/4 cup Onion;Continue reading “BBQ Bacon Beef Sliders”

Cheesy Beef & Broccoli Shells

Day 38 of my #PantryChallenge Quick and easy dinner tonight. Cheesy Beef & Broccoli Shells! It would have been leagues better if I’d had whole milk and fresh broccoli on hand, but what can ya do. It’s really easy, inexpensive and kids love it! Definitely one of my favorite weeknight meals. 1 lb Ground BeefContinue reading “Cheesy Beef & Broccoli Shells”