Mom’s Macaroni and Cheese

I grew up eating my mom’s macaroni and cheese. I did develop a fondness for the blue box variety when I was in high school but once I had kids, I went back to this one. It’s easy and delicious.  Leave out the onions if you have a child that doesn’t like them, like I […]

Crockpot Barbecued Chicken

This would have to go into that “so easy it’s not really a recipe” category. I haven’t made this in a long time so don’t have a good picture but I noticed people searching for it on the site so here it is! 1 cut up chicken or just your favorite pieces 2 cups barbecue […]

Crockpot Macaroni and Cheese

I thought this crockpot macaroni and cheese woudl be a great way to have a hot kid-friendly dish at a large party. Then I noticed hw many adults were dipping into it, too! I was skeptical the first time I made this, thinking it would get runny and watery and that the pasta would just […]

Simple Beef Stew

I picked up a package of stew meat from Costco a while back and shared half with my daughter. Then I split my portion and froze them in 1 pound portions so I could make smaller batches of stew.  Last night was the night! I debated about several different beef stews I’ve made before.  Jacques […]

Vegetable Jalfrezi Curry with Butternut Squash

This uses a jarred cooking sauce, which I don’t often use. But the sheer quantity of spices and seasonings used in Indian cooking can make the jarred pastes and sauces a reasonable choice, unless you really plan to cook a lot of Indian dishes. You can add other vegetables. The original called for cauliflower, more […]