• Sausage and Potato Casserole: Your New Favorite Casserole

    I am all about casseroles through the cold winter months. At this juncture of life I am REALLY all about casseroles. Anything to simplify the chaos of life with foster babies and I am all in! This Sausage and Potato Casserole is one of my absolute favs. Give it a go and I’m confident you will find it’s one of yours too! The ticket to an amazing sausage and potato casserole is the homemade cream of mushroom soup. I’ve blogged about this recipe before. Find it by clicking here: Homemade Cream of Mushroom Soup. I’d encourage you to make a BIG batch of the homemade cream of mushroom soup so…

  • October 4th AKA National Taco Day

    I’ve come to learn that there is a lot going on as part of “National Day of _____”. It’s actually quite comical to read through the lists of stuff “celebrated” each day or month of the year. Some of it I can’t help but wonder who was in charge of making it up. I’d also like to know what the process is to get something added to the list. Regardless of how it all comes to be, tomorrow is National Taco Day. Without question, this is something I can get on board with! Mexican food is my favorite. Don’t get me wrong, I love food in general BUT not all…

  • Crock Pot Mexican Chicken

    Busy week? Short on time? Out of energy by the time dinner rolls around? Here’s a crock-pot recipe that is quick, simple and will fit right in with that hectic schedule. Ingredients: 2 chicken breasts 1 green bell pepper, cut into thin slices 1 bed bell pepper, cut into thin slices 1 medium onion, cut into thin slices 1/8 tsp paprika 1/8 tsp garlic powder 1/8 tsp chili powder 1/8 tsp cayenne powder 1/8 tsp salt pinch red pepper flakes 1/4 cup fresh cilantro 1 lime, juiced Instructions: Place all ingredients, except cilantro and lime juice, in crock pot. Cook on low until chicken is fully cooked and shreds easily…