Tag: supper

Pizza Chili

My kids love pizza.  So when I told them that we were going to have this pizza chili for dinner, they were sold right away.   I also served crusty bread and salad with it too. I got this idea from my blogging friend Michelle from Simplify Live Love.  She […]

 

Slow Cooker Chicken Gyros

I love these chicken gyros so much that it hurts. And no, I am not Greek.   I was just fortunate enough to live less than 15 minutes away from Chicago’s best Greek restaurant. – The Greek Isles. Their Moussaka gets me every time. I decided to try making Greek […]

 

15 Minute Butternut Squash Soup

Can I share with you one thing that I always look forward to in the fall?   Butternut Squash Soup.  It’s creamy, comforting, and tastes terrific.   Back during those first few years that I hosted Thanksgiving,  I worked away the night before Thanksgiving, preparing my butternut squash soup. Can I share with […]

 

Sausage and Peppers Stuffed Shells

“This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Barilla® and Johnsonville®. 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.   […]

 

Sun Dried Tomato Mashed Potatoes

Growing up, my mom was a pretty good baker.   She didn’t bake often, but when she did, she always made excellent baked goods.  It was still a treat when she let us lick the whisks on the hand mixer. More often, though, she made mashed potatoes as a side […]

 

Apple Cider & Squash Chicken and Rice One-Pan Dinner

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, Mars, Incorporated.  All opinions are mine alone.  #BensBeginners  #UncleBensPromo  #CollectiveBias #BensBeginners   #UncleBensPromo My two boys, who are almost 5 and 2 1/2 LOVE to cook.   I think it’s because I am always cooking, and kids love to play pretend anything. […]

 

Tuscan White Bean and Sausage Pasta Skillet

This post brought to you by Klement’s Sausage Company. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Make the Best of Everything. This Tuscan White Bean and Sausage One-Pot Pasta Skillet is a take on my favorite Italian Soup.  It is a great way to enjoy these Tuscan flavors […]

 

Coconut Curry Fried Rice

Back when my husband and I lived in the Quad Cities, our favorite restaurant was Exotic Thai.   When I was pregnant with my first son, I ordered out from Exotic Thai all the time with my co-workers.   Now, five years later, I am pregnant with my third son. […]