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Creamy Chicken & Rice Soup

Chicken and Rice Soup - zoomed in image of soup bowl ready to be eaten

When you are looking for an easy weekday, kid friendly meal, this delicious 30 minute Creamy Chicken and Rice Soup is it! Use leftover turkey to turn this into Turkey & Rice Soup too!

Chicken Bacon Pasta

Creamy Chicken Bacon Pasta - zoomed in image of pasta from top view

This Chicken Bacon Pasta is a simple one dish meal that the entire family will enjoy!  A simple cream sauce, crispy bacon and tender perfectly cooked chicken, served over penne pasta!   A quick and easy family meal even your kids will love.     Are you looking to make a delicious, savory dish for the … Read more Chicken Bacon Pasta

Shepherd’s Pie

This Shepherd’s Pie Casserole is packed with flavor and our favorite version! This makes a great weeknight meal, traditional St. Patrick’s Day meal and Freezer meal! Kid friendly and leftovers approved!

Easy Cauliflower Cheese Soup

Cauliflower Cheese Soup - single bowl of soup with vegetables around it.

This Cauliflower Cheese Soup is a delicious year round soup. This soup tastes just like Potato Corn Soup that you may not even know there is cauliflower hiding inside! 35 minutes, one pot and it’s ready to enjoy or a future freezer meal!

One Pot Chili Mac

Chili Mac - bowl full of chili mac

This One Pot Chili Mac comes together in a matter of minutes and tastes amazing!  The perfect weeknight go to meal that reheats and freezes well!  Easy clean up with only one pot, this hearty main dish is perfect for the person who can’t decide between Chili & Macaroni & Cheese!

Black Bean & Corn Salsa

Black Bean Corn Salsa - salsa added to a serving bowl to be enjoyed

This Black Bean Salsa can’t be beat! Sweet corn, three kinds of bell peppers, red onions, black beans and more! Packed with flavor this Black Bean Corn Salsa, has become a family favorite for parties, late night snack and company potlucks!

Broccoli Cheese Casserole

Easy Broccoli Casserole - fork holding up a bite ready to be eaten.

This Easy Broccoli Cheese Casserole is creamy, cheesy and delicious! It’s my most requested side dish recipe that even non broccoli lovers fall in love with! Make it for Thanksgiving, Christmas or Sunday dinner!

Easy Beef Empanada Recipe

Beef Empanadas - hand holding empanada dipped in salsa

These Ground Beef Empanadas are an easy recipe! Using flaky pie crust and ground beef you can create the perfect dinner for family and friends. Ready in about 30 minutes, they make a great weeknight meal! Make a double or triple batch and freeze some for a future freezer meal!

Indonesian Fried Rice {Nasi Goreng Ayam}

Indonesian Fried Rice - Fried egg, tomatoes and cucumbers on top of rice

If you love fried rice, you should try this Indonesian Fried Rice with chicken (Nasi Goreng Ayam). It’s is a huge hit with my 5 year old and takes less than 30 minutes to make from start to finish! 

The BEST Classic Egg Salad Sandwich Recipe

sandwich on plate with chips

This Classic Egg Salad gets an upgrade with boiled eggs, cream cheese, celery and croissants! This unique egg salad sandwich is the best and so easy to make!

Seasoned Air Fryer Chicken Breast

Air Fryer Chicken Breasts - on plate with mashed potatoes and broccoli

This Air Fryer Chicken Breast recipe can be seasoned with your favorite seasonings and will come out juicy and tender. These boneless, skinless chicken breasts cook in half the time as the oven. Low fat, gluten free, diary free, Keto and packed with flavor!

Chicken & Avocado Salad

Chicken & Avocado Salad - fork full with salad, avocado and chicken

This delicious Chicken & Avocado Salad is packed with flavor by a simple cilantro lime vinaigrette! Low Carb, Keto & Paleo friendly, this salad may be healthy but it doesn’t lack flavor! Use rotisserie chicken or leftover turkey!

Ham & Cheese Quiche

Ham & Cheese Quiche - fresh baked quiche fresh out of oven.

Ham & Cheese Quiche makes a tasty breakfast or brunch item that everyone will love. Perfect for using up leftover ham! Make it for Christmas morning, Mother’s Day, Easter, Baby Shower, Bridal Shower or the day after Thanksgiving!

Bacon Green Bean Casserole

Bacon Green Bean Casserole - casserole on a plate ready to be eaten.

This Bacon Green Bean Casserole is a delicious twist on the classic side dish. This version is made without mushrooms or a cream soup. Instead it’s made with real ingredients making this a must have side dish every year!

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