Hunk of Meat Monday: Simple Taco Salad

taco salad

I have Everyday Simple Suppers to thank. It brought me back to a childhood favorite my mom would make. This recipe is like that old familiar hymn. You can’t believe how lived without it for so long. That is what making this simple taco salad was like for me. In typical Leah fashion, there are… 

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Good Ol’ Spaghetti and Meatballs

Good Ol' Spaghetti and Meatballs

If you are a famous cat created by a man from Indiana, who are you? Here are a few hints, you love spaghetti. And Pizza. And anything Italian. Yep, you guessed it, Garfield. I am starting to believe Garfield and my son might be two peas in a pod. He likes everything in the latest… 

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Hunk of Meat Monday: Bubble Pizza Casserole

Bubble Pizza Casserole

Sometimes life if just last minute. Ok, more than sometimes in my case. Which is why this bubble pizza casserole that is quick to assemble and bakes in under 30 minutes will be a new staple around here. I use my Pampered Chef micro cooker when I need browned meat in a hurry. I start… 

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Hunk of Meat Monday: Cheeseburger Macaroni

cheeseburger macaroni

You may have noticed this little giveaway going on thanks to Gooseberry Patch. Well, this might be my favorite cookbook yet from the gals over at Gooseberry Patch. This cheeseburger macaroni recipe is one of the reasons. For any of you hamburger helper lovers, this is a great knock-off without the box. Start by browning… 

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Hunk of Meat Monday: Crock Pot Last-Resort Chicken Legs

Crock Pot Chicken Legs

Anyone with kids knows that any meal that can be eaten with your fingers is a win. This why these crock pot chicken legs where a hit at our house the other night. This is by far one of our favorite recipes so far in the Gooseberry Patch Slow Cooking All Year ‘Round Cookbook. The… 

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Hunk of Meat Monday: Italian Steak Sandwiches

Italian Steak Sandwich

Over the next few weeks I will have a couple of brand new titles from Gooseberry Patchto give away on the blog. Both of which are working mom treasurers. This recipe for Joe’s Italian Steak Sandwiches come from page 117 of the Weeknight Dinners Cookbook. It was a quick sandwich to make, especially since we… 

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Hunk of Meat Monday: Pizza Casserole

Pepperoni and Sausage Pizza Casserole

We love pizza. It is that staple go to, ready in 20 minutes, meal. And when it is eaten out of my kitchen, it many times comes out of the freezer in shrink wrapped plastic. But, now I have an easy casserole that I can make that is as quick as spaghetti to make and… 

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Hunk of Meat Monday: Dr. Pepper Slow Cooked Beef

Dr. Pepper Sweet and Spicy Shredded Beef

I love my Dr. Pepper Pulled Pork I make in the crock pot. Love it. But, many of you asked how to cool it down a notch. I guess not everyone enjoys the heat from adobo’s that I do. And I should probably give my kids’ taste buds a chance at surviving tell adulthood. I… 

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