Family, Friday Recipes, Main Dish, recipes

The Best Lasagna

When I was engaged to my husband, I asked him what were some of his favorite things that his mom made. I seriously couldn't cook ANYTHING! But I didn't want him to know that, so this was one way, I could at least learn how to make a few things he liked.:) So I asked… Continue reading The Best Lasagna

Family, food, LDS, ldsmom, Main Dish, motherhood, recipes

The Best Marinade

I just love this recipe for Savory Marinade from Kalyns Kitchen!  It is simply my favorite for grilling chicken.  Check out their website for great photos! I have tiny alterations, which is just because that's what I usually have in my kitchen. 6 boneless skinless chicken breasts, I quarter my breasts-cut in half and then in… Continue reading The Best Marinade

Egg free, Family, food, Gluten Free, LDS, ldsmom, Main Dish, motherhood, recipes

Pork Chops and Rice

Today's recipe is super easy!  I like to make this when I know I'm going to be busy around dinner time- who am I kidding?  I'm always busy around dinner time.  Oh how I wish I would have enjoyed when I only had one kid with no where to go.  For some reason back then,… Continue reading Pork Chops and Rice

Egg free, Family, food, LDS, ldsmom, Main Dish, mother, recipes, Soy Free

Herb Roasted Turkey

In this post I hope to convince you to make turkey year round!  Not just at Thanksgiving!  Buy a few extra turkey breasts at Thanksgiving time, store them in your deep freezer, and make them throughout the year.  Turkey dinner for any special occasion.  And the BEST part is the gravy and the delicious turkey… Continue reading Herb Roasted Turkey

Family, food, Gluten Free, LDS, ldsmom, Main Dish, mother, motherhood, recipes, Soy Free

Simple Taco Seasoning

My family LOVES tacos.  Plain, simple tacos.  And with six kids, many nights I just need something easy.  So we literally have tacos once a week.  Today's recipe is the taco seasoning I use instead of buying it at the store.  It's so easy to make with ingredients you have on hand. 1 1/2 TBSP… Continue reading Simple Taco Seasoning

Family, food, LDS, ldsmom, Main Dish, mother, recipes, Soy Free

The Best Pot Roast

Today my post is simple.  I can't make it better than The Pioneer Woman.  If you haven't tried it, you should. The Perfect Pot Roast by the Pioneer Woman My family loves it.  I follow all her directions.  I just use a lean roast from Costco and my homemade broth/stock. Then when the roast is… Continue reading The Best Pot Roast

Egg free, Family, food, food allergies, Gluten Free, LDS, ldsmom, Main Dish, mother, motherhood, recipes, Soy Free

Soy Free Sweet and Sour Chicken

There was a time in our family where one of my children had food sensitivities/allergies.  We had to drastically change how I made just about every dinner meal.  There were a LOT of tears that first month.  I will save that story for another day. But today, I want to share one of my favorite… Continue reading Soy Free Sweet and Sour Chicken