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…

Grilled Blackened Salmon with Mango Pico De Gallo

Grilling season is upon us (even if the weather isn’t). If you would like an idea besides the norms…try this Grilled Blackened Salmon with Mango Pico De Gallo. Grilling fish is easier than you think and I wish we did it more often! Every night I have off during the Spring/Summer, we BBQ so honestly…

Instant Pot Chicken Marinara Rotini

Looking for an easy toss in the pot, cook for 12 minutes and be done kind of meal? This Instant Pot Chicken Marinara Rotini is just that! Now that I have to cook for Sofie too I have been using the Instant Pot more often for quick meals. This pasta turned out great for her…

Slow Cooker Zesty Baked Beans

If you are looking for a side dish to bring to all of your Summer gatherings or barbecues, these Slow Cooker Zesty Baked Beans are the perfect accompaniment . I made them for Easter to go with our smoked ham and they were a hit!My mom has always made a version of these baked beans…

Slow Cooker Cilantro Lime Chicken Tacos

I hope everyone had a great Easter! Easter weekend is a big weekend for us at the restaurant so I have been busy. So what better way to throw a meal together than in the slow cooker. I made these Slow Cooker Cilantro Lime Chicken Tacos for a quick meal the other day. Dump the…