Turkey Chorizo Mexican Chili

It is coming in to that time of year, my favorite time of year. During the Fall casseroles, soups, and warming food make us happy. Well I love making different versions of chili, so I created this Turkey Chorizo Mexican Chili. I saw some chorizo flavored ground turkey and thought I bet that would be…

Canned Bloody Mary Pickles

As Summer comes to an end the garden is finally producing plentiful veggies and I like to pick one thing a year to can to preserve. This year I decided to make these Canned Bloody Mary Pickles. Making use of cucumbers, jalapenos, and green beans. These pickles and vegetables have some heat to them, so…

Three Ingredient Steak Marinade

Whether you are BBQing or cooking your steaks in a pan in the house, even the cheaper cuts of steak can be made even better with a quick marinade. This Three Ingredient Steak Marinade is so easy with staples in your kitchen. Just whip up some really fast and slather over your steak and let…

Spicy Taco Stuffed Zucchini

In my efforts to detox somewhat from our camping trips, I made these Spicy Taco Stuffed Zucchini. I was actually surprised how much I liked them. This is a low carb recipe that you can feel good about eating! When we got home there was a ginormous zucchini hiding in the garden and that got…

Instant Pot Pizza Pasta

So every Summer we go camping with both sides of the family and plan to make pizzas in the hobo pie makers. And every year we never get to making them because we eat so much that by the time its time for a fire, we are all full! So needless to say I always…

Cherry Chicken Pasta Salad

This Cherry Chicken Pasta Salad is my favorite pasta salad to make! It is so tasty you honestly can just keep eating it and eating it… This can be as a side dish at a BBQ or as a main dish for lunch. My parents always made a version of this growing up whenever they…

Cranberry Tuna Salad Lettuce Boats

Need a quick healthy lunch on these Summer days? I made these Cranberry Tuna Salad Lettuce Boats in just a few minutes! I had some fresh romaine at the house so wanted to make something besides a salad. I felt good after eating these tuna salad boats and the protein from the tuna held me…

Slow Cooker Roasted Chicken and Summer Vegetables

At some point this Summer we will get to the hot days where we do not want to turn on the oven (Haha). This Slow Cooker Roasted Chicken and Summer Vegetables is perfect for those days to feed the family. With just a few simple ingredients and seasonings, you can have a rotisserie style chicken…

Asian Spinach Pasta Salad

Looking for a different light pasta salad to make this Summer? Try my Asian Spinach Pasta Salad. With just five ingredients, you have a colorful and tasty addition to the picnic table! I used Mini Farfalle pasta because I think they are easier to eat and are so cute πŸ™‚ The cherries are a great…

Turkey Taco Bubble Bake

Have you ever heard of a bubble bake? The first time I did was last year and now love experimenting with them. This Turkey Taco Bubble Bake turned out so flavorful! Flakey biscuits over a taco flavored meat mixture with melty cheese!!! Need I say more? We kind of needed a break from the BBQ…