Category: entrees

egg salad sandwich

Easy Egg Salad Recipe

This yummy egg salad recipe makes great comfort food!  It’s one of those great recipes that  is full of protein and so fast and easy to throw together.  I decided to make it because our chickens have been working overtime and I had four or five dozen eggs in the fridge!  This recipe used up ten of them, so that was exciting.  The nice thing about this recipe is if you don’t have it in your budget to have meat all of the time, eggs are a great source of protein and cheaper than meat!  The thing that makes this...

bacon and cheddar stuffed chicken breast

Bacon and Cheddar Stuffed Chicken Breast with Avocado Sauce (+Funtastic Friday Link Party!)

I love to experiment with recipes and this week I did a little experimenting and made Bacon and Cheddar Stuffed Chicken Breast with Avocado Sauce and oh, it was yummy!  It was pretty fast to throw together and the hubs gave It two thumbs up 🙂  Chicken has been getting kind of boring to me lately, so I’ve been looking at different things to do with it. Bacon and Cheddar Stuffed Chicken Breast with Avocado Sauce           Bacon and Cheddar Stuffed Chicken Breast Ingredients 3 boneless, skinless chicken breasts 6 slices of bacon Shredded cheddar cheese  ...

french bread pizza

BLT French Bread Pizza Recipe (+Funtastic Friday Link Party 115)

Recipes like BLT French Bread Pizza make a great fast and easy dinner on those nights when you’re in a hurry.  One of the great things about this BLT French Bread Pizza recipe is if you have kiddos that are picky and won’t eat lettuce and tomatoes, you can always do one half of the French bread as BLT Pizza and the other side as pepperoni or plain cheese.   That keeps the little ones happy. It’s a win-win situation! BLT French Bread Pizza Recipe       BLT French Bread Pizza Ingredients One loaf of French bread 1-1 1/2 cups...

pizza stuffed chicken breast

Pizza Stuffed Chicken Breast (+Funtastic Friday Link Party)

I want to share one of my chicken breast recipes with you.   This pizza stuffed chicken breast recipe is a new creation of mine. Whenever I make something new, I always ask my husband is this blog worthy?  He said that this one definitely is, and I think so, too!  This recipe came to be because I’ve been getting a little bored lately with having the same-old same-old for dinner all of the time. I wanted to try something a little different.  This is what I came up with…you will love this twist on homemade pizza! Pizza Stuffed Chicken...

cheesy chicken enchiladas

Pepper Jack & Cheddar Cheese Chicken Enchiladas

My Pepper Jack and Cheddar Cheese Chicken Enchiladas recipe was created because I used to have a recipe for chicken enchiladas that I really liked,  but I couldn’t find it. So what did I do? I am improvised of course!  These enchiladas have a bit of a kick from the chilies and pepper jack cheese—oh, my!  My family loved them and I bet yours will, too!         Pepper Jack and Cheddar Cheese Chicken Enchiladas                 You will need: Flour tortillas For the sauce: 1. 10.5 oz can of cream of chicken soup 4...

stuffing-stuffed chicken, easy salsa chicken, chicken and black bean soup, hawaiian haystacks, chicken bacon alfredo pizza

Five Easy Chicken Recipes to Make for Dinner

I have gone back into my archives and found five awesome chicken recipes you can make for dinner tonight.  Do you ever stand there looking at  chicken breasts in your refrigerator, bored with the recipes you usually make and wonder unenthusiastically, “What am I going to make for dinner tonight?”  We’ve all been there many times, am I right?   Each of these are favorites at our house and I think your family is sure to love them!       Five Easy Chicken Recipes to Make for Dinner               Homemade Chicken Bacon Alfredo...

Easy Homemade Lasagna

Today I am going to share with you my recipe for some Easy Homemade Lasagna.  This freakin’ amazing lasagna recipe is one that I got from Becky, one of my dearest friends. Let me explain.  Becky and I met in Spanish class in college a million years ago…she sat in front of me on the first day of class and laughed a smart aleck remark that I muttered under my breath.  We’ve been great friends ever since.   Love that girl.   But, I digress…you want to know how to make Easy Homemade Lasagna, right?  If you have young kids, this...

taco, mexican food

Delicious Taco Cornbread Recipe!

I’m excited to share my Taco Cornbread recipe with you today! It is a delicious spin on tacos, but instead of tortillas or taco shells you use moist, delicious cornbread!  I know your family will LOVE it.   It’s officially feeling like fall here in Utah and I am really digging the comfort foods like this one right about now!  Taco Cornbread   Making Taco Cornbread is super easy, which is one of the things that I love about it. Here’s what you need:         To make the cornbread (see instructions in recipe directions): 2 pkg Jiffy...

pasta, red sauce, zucchini

How to Make Yummy Marinara

I have made homemade marinara sauce many times because in my opinion canned sauce just won’t do. When I first was looking for a good marinara recipe, I had a really hard time finding a recipe that reminded me of Italian restaurant marinara.  It took some experimentation, but when I finally created “the one”, I was in love!  I hope you love it, too.  I love this sauce because it is really easy to make and it is a great way to use up some zucchini from the garden!  Your family will love it!         How to...

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Top 3 Bacon Recipes

Who doesn’t love bacon, right?  It is amazing.  I never met a piece of bacon I didn’t like.  Well-unless it isn’t cooked all the way.  Not a fan of slimy fat.  Anyway, I digress…due to my love of bacon, I thought I would do an Ode to Bacon post sharing my top 3 bacon recipes!  But, before I jump into that I am curious…do you fry your bacon?  If you do, you need to go read this post because there is an easier way to put some yummy bacon goodness into your tummy!           If you love bacon...