Tag: comfort food

Lavender Hot Chocolate

I have received information and materials from ¬©Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. 2017.The opinions stated are my own. This is a sponsored post.¬†#ForBetterTomorrows #BetterTomorrows #FallBack #CollectiveBias Guys.¬† We need to talk.¬† ¬†It’s about the holiday season that’s coming up.¬† ¬†Thanksgiving and then the craziness of Christmas. I just have to […]

 

30 Amazing Mashed Potato Recipes

Mashed Potatoes was always my favorite side dish as a child.¬† ¬†My mom made them all the time, pretty much every time she made meatloaf or a baked chicken.¬† ¬†There is nothing more comforting than mashed potatoes. It is always a great time to make mashed potatoes! 1) Mashed Potatoes […]

 

Southwestern Beef Stew

After all three of my kids were born, I had friends bring me meals.¬† It is a fantastic feeling to know people care about you when your family is in need.¬† In turn, I love making meals for families in need.¬† It is a great feeling, especially since cooking for […]

 

Instant Pot Chicken Gyro Soup

This post contains affiliate links.¬† To the frequent readers of this website. Can you tell yet that I love Gyros?¬† So far, on this website I have shared with you recipes for: Slow Cooker Chicken Gyros Instant Pot Chicken Gyros Vegan Roasted Chickpea Gyros Beef Gyros Beef Gyro Stew Sheet […]

 

Minestrone Chili

Here in Iowa, this fall has been warm.¬† ¬†I have been in the mood to make some chili or a big pot of soup for weeks.¬† So, when it finally seemed cool enough to make some,¬† I couldn’t decide what to make.¬† ¬†And then Minestrone Chili was born. I have […]

 

French Onion Pot Roast

It is super sad that the photos of this French Onion Pot Roast didn’t turn out better. ¬† Because, this pot roast was quite amazing- if I say so myself. ¬†Here is why it turned out so well. 1). ¬†I used a good quality piece of meat. ¬†Honestly, I don’t […]

 

Sausage and Peppers Stuffed Shells

‚ÄúThis is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Barilla¬ģ and Johnsonville¬ģ. The opinions and texts are all mine.¬† I have lived outside of Chicago¬†most of my adult life. ¬† But¬†sometimes¬† I just crave “Chicago food” like no other. ¬† ¬†This past weekend I had a few of […]

 

Slow Cooker Gluten-Free Meatloaf

I was a little reluctant to post this recipe. ¬† I mean, seriously, ¬†It is tough to make meatloaf look pretty in a photo. ¬†Especially this meatloaf. ¬† This meatloaf is made in a slow cooker. ¬†This meatloaf is so moist that it might fall-apart just a little bit. ¬† […]

 

14 DIY Freezer Convenience foods

I know I don’t post these “round-up” posts very much. ¬† My husband and I are planning on buying a new deep freezer soon, and I plan on filling it with more freezer foods. ¬† Now that I am at the point where I have 300 plus recipes on this […]

 

Crinkle Rutabaga Fries

Aren’t French Fries the best? ¬† Almost two years ago, I posted this list of Low Carb French Fry ideas. And I tried a lot of the ideas on this list. I have made carrot fries and parsnip fries quite a bit. My brother told me that he and my […]

 

Sweet Potato – Grain Free Brownies

These Flourless Sweet Potato Brownies are the comforting cure-all to any decidedly dreary fall day. And I know what you’re probably thinking.¬† ” Sweet potatoes and chocolate?¬† Do these foods go together?¬† I am here to tell you, yes they do.¬† Ever since becoming and adult, I have been bombarded […]