Easy Weeknight Meal: Tater Tot Casserole

  Even now that I no longer work full-time, I still want my weeknight meals to be quick, easy, and at least relatively healthy. While this tater tot casserole isn’t going to win any blue ribbons for creative combinations or out-of-this-world flavor profiles, it DOES come together easily and quickly, and I think that it …

Zucchini Enchiladas (Meatless, Quick, Delicious!)

One thing I love about late summer is the abundance of fresh produce everywhere, whether you have your own garden or not. One key variable to saving money on food is to buy it in season (or to accept free vegetables whenever they happen to come your way). And, as I’m assuming is the case …

Financial Friday: Easy Meals Based on Pantry Staples (Ground Beef Edition)

If you’re anything like me, I imagine you’re probably constantly on the lookout for recipes that are quick enough to prepare on a weeknight, don’t require special ingredients, and are ridiculously easy to prepare. Well then, you’ll love the 4 recipes I’m including in today’s Financial Friday post—each of these recipes is largely based around …

Pepperoni Pan Pizza

Here’s What’s Cooking . . . Pepperoni Pan Pizza

Despite my best intentions, Matt and I don’t *always* eat super healthy. My very favorite non-healthy thing to make is a slightly modified version of this amazing recipe for pepperoni pizza that I got from Taste of Home’s Prize-Winning Recipes 2007 (aff link). What I particularly like about it is that it includes a recipe …

Here’s What’s Cooking…5- Ingredient Apricot Chicken

Lately, I’ve been trying to experiment with a different slow cooker recipe every Sunday to make the day feel a little more lazy, yet at the same time a bit luxurious–there’s just nothing like a warm home full of simmering smells to bring all sorts of happy into the weekend. (Plus, I don’t know about …

30-Minute Chicken & Dumplings

Well, after a too-long pause in blogging, I think I am officially back…but, since I have so much to catch up on blogging-wise, I figured I’d just start in the now and eventually build my way back. Today, after our third consecutive day of unpacking/organizing/tossing/going crazy, I decided it was time to take a break …