One Pot Smoked Sausage, Potatoes, & Green Beans

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This is an incredibly delicious and filling one-pot meal. Best of all, it’s only 4 ingredients plus salt & pepper and cooks in 30 minutes. With uncured sugar-free smoked sausage, Continue Reading →

Crock Pot Autumn Harvest Stew

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It’s the first day of Autumn! 🍁 Time to pull out the thick sweaters, jeans, and boots! There are so many fun things to do in the fall – football Continue Reading →

Simple & Deliciously Filling Old-Fashioned Meatloaf

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There are probably a gazillion recipes for meatloaf on the internet. Here’s one more. 😋 Just because something’s easy or old-fashioned doesn’t mean it’s not a worthy contender in the Continue Reading →

Cheesy Italian Meatloaf & Potatoes

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Three out of four guys in our family absolutely LOVE meatloaf. I’ve been making it for well over 30 years and never used a “real” recipe. I’ve always operated under Continue Reading →

Autumn Harvest Stew – A Lovely, Hearty Meal

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The cold weather has hit with a vengeance, hasn’t it? Makes you want to hunker down in front of a crackling fire with a steaming bowl of something filling and Continue Reading →

Corned Beef with Potatoes, Carrots, & Celery

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This simple one-pot meal is easy to put together and tastes very “19th Century New York” to me. Like I should be hanging out with Irish and Jewish immigrants from Continue Reading →

Cottage Pie vs. Shepherd’s Pie: Is There a Difference?

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As I was preparing to write up how I make Shepherd’s Pie, my innate curiosity about the history of the dish got the better of me and I ended up Continue Reading →