One Pot Parmesan Pasta

All you need is 20 minutes to make this One Pot Parmesan Pasta. Great as a side dish or add some grilled protein to make it a main dish. Perfectly creamy and super simple to make.

Keep this One Pot Parmesan Pasta in your back pocket for a simple weeknight side dish. Done in less than 20 minutes with just a few pantry staples. On weeknights, I sometimes struggle coming up with something to go along with our main protein. There’s always the salad and roasted veggie route but sometimes you

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Instant Pot Rice Pilaf

Instant Pot Rice Pilaf

This Instant Pot Rice Pilaf comes together in a snap with just a few pantry staples. The perfect simple and quick weeknight side dish. I still have a healthy obsession with my Instant Pot and I hope you do too. Gauging by the most popular recipes on the blog last year, I think it’s safe

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Instant Pot Turkey Noodle Soup

Instant Pot Turkey Noodle Soup uses your leftover turkey from Thanksgiving to make a hearty, flavorful soup in the Instant Pot.

Instant Pot Turkey Noodle Soup is the perfect way to warm up and use all that leftover turkey from Thanksgiving. Can you believe it’s already Thanksgiving week?! Fall has been flying by as usual and we’re just a few days away from turkey day. Will you be hosting Thanksgiving or are you going to be

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Roasted Garlic Alfredo

Roasted Garlic Alfredo will quickly become your go to weeknight meal. Garlicky, cheesy, nutty and done in less than 30 minutes.

A classic dish updated with sweet roasted garlic and nutty brown butter, this Roasted Garlic Alfredo is sure to become a family favorite. Done in less than 30 minutes for the perfect weeknight meal. Pasta has always been and always will be one of our most common go to dinner options on a busy night.

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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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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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Deviled Egg Macaroni Salad

Deviled Egg Macaroni Salad

This Deviled Egg Macaroni Salad is perfect for all your summer gatherings. It’s creamy, loaded with hard-boiled eggs and super easy to make. **Edit: Photos and text in this post have been updated since its original post date in 2013 to properly reflect my voice and vision for my blog. The recipe has not been

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Lemony Mint Pesto Pasta Salad

Lemony Mint Pesto Pasta Salad

After a long winter, bring some bright, refreshing flavors to the table with this Lemony Mint Pesto Pasta Salad.  I am so ready for Spring guys. These last few months have been long and cold and harsh here in Nebraska and I’m OVER it. I’m also ready for some grass in our yard so we don’t

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Instant Pot Broccoli Macaroni and Cheese

Instant Pot Broccoli Macaroni and Cheese

Instant Pot Broccoli Macaroni and Cheese will quickly become a family favorite. All you need is 20 minutes and just a little effort to make this ooey, gooey main dish.  We’re finally moving into our new home tomorrow! It has been a loooong time coming and I’m so ready to get in there. We stopped

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