One Pot Chili Mac

One Pot Chili Mac is the best weeknight meal for fall. Less than 30 minutes, one pot and packed full of flavor.

Fall weather is begging for this One Pot Chili Mac. Done in less than 30 minutes in just one pot. This flavorful, simple weeknight meal is sure to be added to your cold weather rotation. Did anyone else grow up adding cooked elbow noodles to leftover chili the next day? I definitely enjoyed the leftover

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Hot Chicken Sliders with Quick Pickles

Hot Chicken Sliders with Quick Pickles are the ultimate game day food. Soft, buttery bread, crispy fried chicken, spicy sauce and fresh, crunchy pickles.

Hot Chicken Sliders with homemade quick pickles are just what you need for game day. Or Monday. They are crispy and super spicy with a fresh bite from those homemade pickles. Just what game day ordered. I made these hot chicken sliders MONTHS ago and I’m pretty sure I’ve dreamed about them every night since.

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Cracker Barrel Chicken and Dumplings

Cracker Barrel Chicken and Dumplings is a wonderful copycat of the restaurant favorite. Simple to make for cool nights.

This copycat Cracker Barrel Chicken and Dumplings recipe takes some time to prepare but is super simple and so perfect for fall. **Recipe Update: this recipe was originally shared in 2011. Photos and text have been updated to better reflect the direction of this blog. If you need some comfort food in a bowl, THIS

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Lasagna Roll Ups

Lasagna Roll Ups are the perfect way to get all that classic lasagna flavor in less than half the time. Perfect for weeknights and freezer friendly.

When you’re craving that homemade classic but don’t quite have the time, whip up these Lasagna Roll Ups. All the flavors of traditional lasagna with a lot more whimsy. **Update: The photos and recipe have been updated since the original posting date in 2011. The photos were hard to look at, the text has been

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Steak and Egg Flatbread Pizza

Steak and Egg Flatbread Pizza

You no longer need an excuse to eat pizza for breakfast with this Steak and Egg Flatbread Pizza. Two cheese, juicy, marinated steak and a drippy egg combine into the ultimate breakfast, lunch or dinner pizza. Is it hot as heck where you live my friends? It’s been pretty unbearable here. Like sweat dripping off

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Grilled Chimichurri Chicken

Grilled Chimichurri Chicken

Grilled Chimichurri Chicken is the perfect summertime meal. Light and healthy, bright, fresh and super flavorful. You will want to smother this chimichurri sauce on everything. It’s summertime and as per usual, I want to grill everything. We bought a new grill a few weeks ago so I’ve been using every excuse to fire it

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Beer Marinated Steak Tacos

Beer Marinated Steak Tacos

If you’re in the Taco Tuesday everyday camp, you don’t want to miss these Beer Marinated Steak Tacos. Slightly citrusy, char grilled and topped with a deliciously creamy avocado sauce these will be the star of your next gathering.  We eat a lot of tacos. I love the versatility and often simplicity of them. I

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Bourbon Bacon Meatballs

Bourbon Bacon Meatballs

Bourbon Bacon Meatballs are the perfect appetizer or main dish to devour while watching the Kentucky Derby this weekend. These meatballs are part ground beef, part ground bacon and tossed in a delicious homemade bourbon barbecue sauce. I’m teaming up with a huge, lovely group of fellow food bloggers and food photographers on Instagram today

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Cheeseburger Tostadas

Cheeseburger Tostadas

I’m combining an American favorite and Mexican classic to create these delicious Cheeseburger Tostadas. Crispy corn tortillas topped with seasoned ground beef, melted cheddar cheese, pickles, lettuce and tomatoes.  It’s finally, officially feeling like spring and that makes me all kinds of happy. We spent a gloriously beautiful weekend outside enjoying this newfound warm weather

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