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

dessert, Family, recipes

Double Chocolate Mousse Cake

***I have had one crazy, really great week! So great and full of good things that I forgot to come push Publish on this recipe yesterday! I know none of you were on pins and needles waiting, but hey, I can imagine right?! This post is really about setting a goal out of your comfort… Continue reading Double Chocolate Mousse Cake

Family, recipes

Chicken and Cheese Taquitos

This is a recipe I made up a few years ago. It has been a favorite ever since. I hope you will enjoy this simple, easy recipe. What makes it easy is using my recipe for IP shredded chicken {https://awaitingrainbows.wordpress.com/2019/02/15/instant-pot-shredded-chicken/} and having your tortilla's pre-cooked. I only use Tortillaland uncooked tortillas-once you try these, you… Continue reading Chicken and Cheese Taquitos

Family, Friday Recipes, recipes

Instant Pot Shredded Chicken

This recipe is such a great recipe to know if you have an Instant Pot. I have found that my instant pot is my favorite way to make shredded chicken. You can make a bunch of shredded chicken and use that for several meals during the week. BUT there are SO MANY recipes for instant… Continue reading Instant Pot Shredded Chicken

Family, Friday Recipes, recipes, side dish

Sweet Potato and Pineapple Au Gratin

I got this amazing recipe off of Better Homes and Gardens {https://www.bhg.com/recipe/sweet-potato-and-pineapple-gratin/}. Of course I tweaked it a bit, but you can click on their link for the original recipe.:) I made this for Thanksgiving and it was a huge hit! Not with my kids of course because there was vegetables in there! But with… Continue reading Sweet Potato and Pineapple Au Gratin

Breakfast, Egg free, Friday Recipes, recipes, Soy Free

Homemade Waffles

When my now ten year old was four he was diagnosed with food allergies/sensitivities. One of them was to egg. That made baking become very tricky! One of the great recipes I found was this one for egg-free waffles. We LOVE this recipe. It's quick and easy, and they fluff up so nicely! So if… Continue reading Homemade Waffles

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Beef Stew

Pretty much the only thing I like about cold weather is that I make soup a lot more often.  I really, really don't like being cold.  But I do LOVE eating soup.:)  I always make this soup after I make The Best Pot Roast by the Pioneer Woman.  Use the leftover meat, my gravy (on… Continue reading Beef Stew