Category Archives: main dish

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Roasted Summer Vegetable Pasta

Be prepared for lots of recipes using summer vegetables coming your way.  You may feel inundated but I think you will thank me in the long run.  Your garden is growing and producing vegetables, my garden is doing the same. I don’t know about you but I am always looking for a wonderful, flavor bursting, […]

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Stuffed Pepper Casserole

I shared this amazing stuffed pepper casserole a while back over at SomewhatSimple.com. I love stuffed peppers and making it in this casserole dish makes it so much easier to make than regular stuffed peppers, but just as delicious to eat! This casserole has the same great flavors without the work. I was inspired for this […]

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Shrimp Sandwich with Cilantro Lime Slaw

I’ll admit, I haven’t always been the biggest fan of shrimp, or actually seafood in general, but then I tried coconut shrimp and popcorn shrimp and changed my mind. And these shrimp tacos use SeaPak‘s popcorn shrimp to make the recipe super simple to make, and ready in less than 30 minutes. Ps. Colby and […]

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Asian Meatball Lettuce Wraps

These asian meatball lettuce wraps have a spicy meatball with an Asian flare eaten with lettuce wraps and garnished with shredded carrots and minced green onions, served with a side of quinoa. Recently I viewed a post that highlighted Top 50 Cities to see in Your Lifetime.  Beautiful locations to dream about visiting.  Somehow I […]

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Nacho Dog

** This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #WhatAGrillWants #CollectiveBias I’ll admit, when given the choice I often pick a hamburger over a hot dog – but when a hot dog has all the fixins like this nacho dog does, then it’s hard to resist. This […]

Grilled chicken lettuce wraps are an effortless, healthy, and delicious meal with real chicken, protein blend vegetables, and peanut sauce. So good, easy!

Grilled Chicken Lettuce Wraps

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone.  #EverdayEffortless #Collective Bias #ad Ahhhh……………. the lazy days of summer, so beautiful, so peaceful, so restful.  Whoa, whoa, whoa!  – where are those?  I love summer but my life is super crazy at the moment; I am running […]

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Chicken Alfredo Lasagna Roll Ups

**This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #EffortlessMeals #CollectiveBias I have been really terrible at sharing dinner recipes with you guys lately and for that I apologize. As you know I’m a huge dessert lover – sorry! But also, we’ve been trying to clear out […]

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Teriyaki Cheeseburgers

Juicy, sweet, mouth-watering, tender, perfect teriyaki cheeseburgers, that is exactly what we have here.  I mentioned eating way too much food while in Kauai but I am quite sure every bite I took was worth it; from the Thai coconut seafood platter to the Hawaiian shaved ice to the lava flow virgin pina colada to […]

This sweet and Savory Brisket flavored has a salt rub, sweet and savory marinade cooked slowly over low temperatures for a tender, flavorful main dish.

Sweet and Savory Brisket

I made brisket today. A sweet and savory brisket. It was my first time cooking a brisket and thank goodness it was good!  Really good.  I had read that you will never be able to make a piece of brisket tender but after this sweet and savory brisket I don’t believe that.  Maybe I just […]

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Avocado Citrus Salad

Is it spring yet in your neck of the woods?  This avocado citrus salad will bring spring in the door whether the calendar or weather says it is. Spring is my favorite season.  I love seeing the bulbs awaken and their flowers burst through the ground or the blossoms come forth sharing their fragrance throughout […]

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Philly Cheese Steak Stuffed Shells

One of my favorite dishes that I’ve ever made for the blog was these mexican stuffed shells and you readers love them too, as they ended up being our most popular post last year! Well, I love stuffed shells in general, so I wanted to see if I could make more varieties of them, and out […]

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25 Slow Cooker Dinners with 6 Ingredients or Less

I love making slow cooker meals because they are worry free. I can just toss some things into the pot and come back a few (or several) hours later to a hot and delicious meal! I recently got this slow cooker that helps me to make sure my meat doesn’t dry out because you can […]

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Honey Lime Crusted Salmon

I picked up some limes at the farmer’s stand yesterday, they were yellow just like lemons. But they were limes, sweet limes. Have you ever tasted a sweet lime?  They are really good, not sour and mouth puckering like a lime or regular lemon but really sweet and just the right ingredient for my Honey […]

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Roasted Asparagus Carbonara

Spaghetti Carbonara is one of our family’s favorite dishes.  We absolutely love it.  The roasted asparagus, mushrooms, and garlic added a bonus of flavor and goodness to the basic carbonara.  I would say this roasted asparagus carbonara will be a new family favorite.   We pretty much love anything pasta.  Roasted Asparagus Carbonara is a […]

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Baked Omelet

What do you make for dinner when you can’t decide or think of what to make for dinner.  How about a baked omelet that pretty much takes care of itself? This was perfect for dinner tonight because with just a minimum amount of preparation I had dinner in the oven baking within minutes and then […]

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Easy Oven Roasted Chicken Breast

**I created this delicious easy oven roasted chicken breast as part of a sponsored for SocialStars. All opinions are my own. #CampbellsSauces There is nothing better than an easy dinner recipe that tastes delicious too. When it’s only 5 ingredients and quick to make also that makes it even better. And that’s exactly what this easy […]