Hamburger Macaroni

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When it comes to easy, family friendly meals you just can’t beat this Hamburger Macaroni.  There’s just something about big one pot meals that make me happy all the way down to my soul. Once you find out how effortless this recipe is you’ll find yourself making it over and over again, just like I do.  My husband loves the nostalgia of Hamburger Macaroni.  His

Roasted Red Pepper Pasta Bake

Pasta Red Pepper Sauce

A big dish of pasta loaded with cheese?  Sign me up for some of that.  You too?  Then you will fall head over heels in love with this Roasted Red Pepper Pasta Bake.  Everyone in our family is infatuated with this recipe, so much that they voted to have it two weeks in a row.  I don’t think that ever happened before this meal. This

Gluten Free Turkey and Bacon Meatballs

Gluten Free Turkey and Bacon Meatballs

Around here meatballs are a wildly popular menu item.  My kids love them, my husband loves them, and I love how easy it is to get them on the table after a long day.  After years of devouring our favorite traditional meatballs I’ve been on the hunt for something a little different.  Something with just a little bit of wow factor.  When a friend told

Cheesy Hamburger Skillet

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If this blog had a Greatest Hits album this Cheesy Hamburger Skillet recipe would be on it.  After almost three years it is still a reader favorite as well as one of our own very favorite meals.  I can’t say enough great things about it. Sure you can buy a box at the store. add a pound of ground beef and call it dinner.  But

Pepperoni Pizza Lasagna

Pepperoni Pizza Lasagna

Do you have pasta night on your dinner rotation?  It’s usually the only night of the week around here that no one has a negative comment about dinner.  That’s not to say that my kids don’t eat their food, it’s just that they love to tell me how much they’d rather have chicken nuggets than ANYTHING else in the entire world.  Our conversation usually goes

5 Ingredient Thai Noodle Bowl with Chicken

5 Ingredient Thai Noodle Bowl with Chicken

It’s true.   All you need to get a delicious Thai inspired meal on the table are 5 ingredients.  Noodle bowls are great comfort food.  This Thai Noodle Bowl with Chicken is crazy easy to make and tastes crazy good.  Around here I call it “the noodle bowl that turned my husband into a noodle bowl person”.  I’m telling you, if he likes it you’ll like

30 Minute Gluten Free Meatballs

Gluten Free Meatballs

Meatballs show up on our dinner table almost weekly.  The kids think I make them so often because they love them so much.  The truth is that I make them so often because they’re so easy. This meatball recipe takes about 30 minutes to make, and that includes the cooking time.  Since these are baked instead of fried on the stovetop you can pop them

Greek Pasta with Shrimp

Greek Shrimp Pasta Recipe

This is my favorite time of year.  The time changed this weekend.  We spent the afternoon playing tennis under a warm, blue sky.  Later the kids played in the sprinklers until they were soaked.  Spring has arrived in these parts.  If it hasn’t shown its face around your house yet it soon will. This is the time of year when we move away from roasts,