Beef Short Ribs with Pappardelle

So today was the 4th anniversary of my oldest daughter’s, Elizabeth aka Lizzie aka Lulu, death. She was 9 and full of happiness, thoughtfulness, kindness, and love. She was diagnosed with cancer at age 4 around Thanksgiving and died on this date 4 years ago. I obviously have a difficult time around this point in…

Easy Skillet Pasta

When my husband is on call (medical pilot), I don’t really plan dinner. There is really no point. Sure, the girls and I have to eat, but we will eat WHATEVER for dinner…cereal, eggs and toast, leftovers, pizza, fish sticks, corn dogs, buttered pasta, chips and dip etc. When it is a surprise he is…

Mongolian Beef and Broccoli

Evening guys! My husband saw a recipe like this on You Tube and wanted me to make it for dinner. I added some broccoli to the recipe and topped it on some sticky sushi rice. Delicious! Ingredients 1 large flank steak or 2 skirt steaks, sliced thinly against the grain 1/4 cup cornstarch 3 Tablespoons…

Pot Roast

Hey guys! Last night I made this yummy pot roast for a table full of special guests 😉 Everyone loved it and went back in for seconds. Always a good sign! Give it a try! Pot Roast  Ingredients A Beef Round Roast or Rump Roast Red New potatoes and Yellow Gold-  Look for medium sized,…

Cheesy Bacon Meatloaf

I have made a variety of meatloaf recipes on the blog before. Here is my newest version. It was super tasty! Cheesy Bacon Meatloaf Ingredients 11/2 pound mix of ground beef and pork 2 eggs About 3/4 sleeve of crackers 2 tablespoons Worcestershire 1 small can of tomato sauce 1 container of shredded mozzarella cheese…

Cheesy Italian Meatloaf

Happy New Year! I hope everyone had a great NYE and is having a nice relaxing day at home with family and friends. So a couple of days ago, I made this really yummy meatloaf. I had about a pound of ground beef and knew I wanted to make meatloaf, but I wanted to try…

Marinated Skirt Steak Fajitas

Hey guys! I made this the other night for a fast weeknight meal. Fajitas are always a hit in this house, particularly steak fajitas. You can use a skirt or flank steak for this recipe; whichever is on sale!  The veggies and toppings can be added to or changed depending on what your family likes….

Bacon Cheeseburgers and Crispy Potatoes

Hey guys! What a week! It’s FINALLY Friday, and I couldn’t have waited another second for this weekend to get here =) Friday night we usually eat out, but we are cutting back and trying to eat mostly at home. I knew I was going to make cheeseburgers tonight, but remembered a pound of bacon…

Pot Roast on a Tuesday Night

You can eat POT ROAST on a Tuesday night!!!! Crock Pot Pot Roast  Ingredients  A round roast or “pot roast” that will fit your slow cooker 2 tablespoons each of Salt and pepper 1 tablespoon each of dried oregano and thyme Red New potatoes  or Yellow Gold-  Look for medium sized, otherwise cut in half…