Quick Spicy Beef Burritos

Quick Spicy Beef burritos on corn tortillas

We can all pretend that we are always ready to whip up a meal for our starving kids. But, after being on the road or on a plane for a month straight, I would rather everyone just make peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. When I came across the recipe for quick spicy beef burritos in… 

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The Secret to Quick Meals on Busy Nights

how to microwave pasta

You know when you have a way to save time in the kitchen, but don’t yell it from the the mountaintops because you think your friends already know it? Well, that happened to me recently. A few of us were sitting around when one of my friends said “Thank goodness someone told me about Leah’s… 

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Hunk of Meat Monday: Philly Cubed Steak Sandwiches

Philly Cubed Steak Sandwiches

Have you just been too over it at the end of the day that you just want something quick, comforting, and on the the table. After all, sometimes going out to eat just isn’t quick enough. Yeah, me too. Cubed Steaks are my new supper in a pinch meat of choice. These Philly Steak sandwiches… 

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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: Quick Beef and Noodles

Beef roast leftovers for beef and noodles

Since beef roast is made so often at our house, I have perfected the nearly 30 minute beef and noodles when I am in need of a quick meal. If your roast isn’t already broken into pieces, do so before starting to make beef and noodles. Break it up it will break into fine pieces… 

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Hunk of Meat Monday: Lasagna Soup

Lasagna Soup

I don’t know if it was the cold weather or all the cheese or the cold, rainy weather. Either way, this lasagna soup was a welcome sight at supper time. Begin with two pounds of Italian sausage. I had ground pork, so I add seasonings to the pork to make it Italian. Brown pork till… 

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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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Gooseberry Patch Weeknight Dinners Cookbook – Giveaway

Weeknight Dinners Cookbook

I love this book. Maybe it is because it has some great recipes in it for a crazy busy parent like me. It even features my Italian Bread Pizza. These recipes are quick to make. Like these Italian Steak Sandwiches. Or this Speedy Lasagna Skillet. Which I think I might make tonight again. OK, maybe… 

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