Freezer Cooking: Pineapple Slow Cooker Chicken

So this is my 1st attempt at Freezer Cooking!! I had gotten tired of dinner time rolling around and then having to scramble to find something to cook especially during the week when we have all my children’s practices and meetings.  I had read a lot about how other’s take a weekend and freeze up […]

Simple Slow Cooker Chili

So my family has been snowed in for the past 3 days now!  And I mean really snowed in with snow drifts taller than my children’s heads!! Yesterday, the wind chills put the temperature outside at -45 degrees so I decided it was the perfect day to put together a warm chili for dinner.  This […]

Barbecue Chicken Flatbread Sandwiches

Weekends are always a busy time for my family so I am always looking for quick and easy meals to prepare for these busy times.  The other day when I was at Sam’s Club I found these Natural Flatbreads and decided to try them.  I decided to come up with a Barbecue chicken sandwich because […]

Clean Eating Chicken and Vegetable Salad Dinner

On our journey to avoiding the processed foods I had to start finding ways to get more fruits and vegetables into our diet and still have something that my kids would attempt to eat!  I made this for dinner the other day and the kids actually loved it!  They were asking for more!!  If you […]

Cheesy Potato and Broccoli Soup

I found potatoes on sale last week when I got groceries and so I have been making a lot of recipes with Potatoes the past week!  Can you tell from my other Potato soup recipe earlier in the week?? 🙂 My family absolutely loves this one and I love the fact that my kids will […]

Simple Slow Cooker Potato Soup

On those cold days I love to make soup and I love the smell that comes over my whole house when I am cooking something in the slow cooker all day!  My favorite Potato Soup recipe is super simple and it is a huge hit with my family!  It really makes it nice that you […]

Homemade Chicken and Dumplings Recipe

The other night I made my family Homemade Chicken and Dumplings for the first time.  My mother in law makes them all the time when we have get togethers and everyone seems to love it so I decided to try to make it myself!! It turned out great and my kids loved it!  They kept […]

Italian Slow Cooker Pull Apart Chicken Recipe

One of my favorite ways to cook during the week is using my slow cooker.  On really busy days I can take a couple minutes in the morning to put all the ingredients in and then leave it and it will be ready by supper time!  This is crucial during fall when we have soooo […]

Baked Sloppy Joe Recipe

My family loves to eat sloppy joes but I HATE how messy my kids get after eating it.  Today I was in a hurry to get off to sports practice and did not want my kids to get sloppy joes all over their clothing so I altered it and made it so that it was […]

Hamburger Veggie Bake Recipe

One of my go-to recipes on busy nights is this Hamburger Veggie Bake.  It is super simple and gets my kids to actually eat their vegetables.  I like to change it up and substitute the hamburger for chicken also and both are delicious!!  Another alternative way to make the vegetables is to use a steamer. […]