Tag: easymeals

Creamy Chicken Enchiladas (to freeze some or feed a crowd)

Creamy Chicken Enchiladas (to freeze some or feed a crowd)

These creamy chicken enchiladas were a total experiment and they turned out so good! So many of the things in this recipe were just sort of happenstance. Like, “heck, let’s just try it and see what happens” and it worked! Next time I will definitely […]

Bruschetta Pasta

Bruschetta Pasta

Before summer cometh to a close, I hope you make this pasta. It is so simple and delicious. The tomatoes, the basil. The balsamic. Golly pete it’s delicious…the key is letting the tomatoes marinate and soften. Ina Garten taught me that and she’s the queen […]

Instant Pot recipe list – submitted by YOU!

Instant Pot recipe list – submitted by YOU!

Hello friends! In case you missed it, I have finally jumped on the IP bandwagon. It was about time, and to be honest, I was itching for something new in the kitchen. So far I have only made 3 recipes, but it has been a […]

basic egg salad

basic egg salad

Hello all! I wanted to get this to you amidst #COVID because it is very likely many of you are stuck inside with lots of basic groceries and some extra time on your hands. So, why not make some egg salad! I am going to […]

Red Lentil Fusilli with Balsamic Marinated Tomatoes

Red Lentil Fusilli with Balsamic Marinated Tomatoes

Hello again, everyone! I know it might not feel like it to many of you yet, but warmer weather is on the horizon! And nothing says warm weather to me quite like a fresh, juicy tomato. I just love the taste of one soaked in […]

Pesto Chickpea Pasta with Sun-dried Tomatoes and Feta

Pesto Chickpea Pasta with Sun-dried Tomatoes and Feta

Hello everyone! I am so thrilled to get this simple and healthy, protein-packed weeknight meal to you. Using very few ingredients, this Pesto Chickpea Legume Pasta with Sun-dried Tomatoes and Feta comes together in a pinch. This is an amazing way to deliciously add protein […]

Aunt Mary Louise’s Noodle Pie

Aunt Mary Louise’s Noodle Pie

I am so thrilled to share this recipe with you. It comes by way of my mom, who was sent it years ago by my Aunt Ellen. The original recipe comes from Aunt Ellen’s aunt (my great-aunt) Mary Louise. This is so special, because I […]

Basic Chicken in the Crock Pot

Basic Chicken in the Crock Pot

Hi everyone! Wanted to get this to you in case you are meal planning for the week. I get this question so often: How do you do your chicken in the crock pot, and why? First, WHY: I like the texture of shredded chicken way […]

Western Breakfast Casserole (for a crowd)

Western Breakfast Casserole (for a crowd)

Hello all! We spent Sunday night at my grandparents’ beach house and closed out an amazing summer. My brother fried shrimp and my uncle bought a kite for the kids to fly. There were popsicles and boiled peanuts and time to sit and read while […]

Creamy Tomato-Basil Pasta Sauce (in the Vitamix)

Creamy Tomato-Basil Pasta Sauce (in the Vitamix)

Yesterday I defrosted a bag mom gave me that she believed to be spaghetti sauce. We got home from some afternoon fun, threw it in a pot, and discovered it was actually chili. Ha! I truly couldn’t stop laughing and called mom so we could […]