Crockpot Mongolian Beef

I go through phases with my crockpot. I either use it all the time or not at all. Apparently I am in a crockpot phase right now.  Maybe it's the chill in the air that has me reaching for it more often or the fact that I need super easy dinners right now.  If I don't have a baby wanting to be held, it's a needy dog crawling all over me. Crockpot dinners are a great solution for all my … [Read more...]

Korean Beef Tacos: Freezer to Crockpot Meal

Can you tell I'm trying to keep dishes to a minimum... paper plates for blog pictures. Just keeping it real. In my Florida room you can find my makeshift kitchen, complete with coffee maker and crockpot, because really what more do you need. I wash dishes about once a week in the laundry sink. Paper plates, cups, and plastic utensils are our friends. You don't have to spend a ton of money … [Read more...]

Southwestern Cheesesteak

To kick off college football season (yes I know it was over a month ago and I'm just getting around to sharing these) I decided to put a little spin on the traditional cheesesteak. I wanted to add some heat. Although I've never had a cheesesteak in Philly there is a restaurant across the street from me that flies there rolls in from Philly daily and I have to think it's pretty authentic. I … [Read more...]

Greek Meatballs (Soutzoukakia) for #FamilyDinnerTable #SundaySupper

This week #SundaySupper has joined forces with American Family Insurance as they launch their Back to the Family Dinner Table Campaign I'm sharing one of my favorite meals from when I was a kid. My mom would always ask for suggestions when putting together our weekly meal plan and I'm pretty sure I suggested Greek Meatballs every single week. I also attribute this recipe to my love of rice. … [Read more...]

Carne Asada Street Tacos

Are you getting your fill of Mexican this week? Can you tell what we have been eating lately? Yeah, I have been on a little bit of a Mexican kick. Tacos and quesadillas are just so easy and always hit the spot. So does pizza, but that's not what we are talking about today. These may not be 100% authentic. I've never had a Mexican street taco, like from the streets of Mexico, but I have been to … [Read more...]