Category Archives: QUICK AND EASY

This is a great Slow Cooker Recipe. Rump Roast is my favorite roast. It is very lean, with very little fat. Put this together in the morning, and you will have a delicious supper. Leftovers are fabulous, and it freezes well. You will need: 1 – 3lb. beef Rump roast 3 Tablespoons flour 1 (15-oz) […]

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Easy, creamy, light & delicious….that’s all I can say!  Ingredients:  Salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste 1 pound pasta, such as spaghetti or rigatoni 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil (enough to coat bottom of pan)  1/4 pound pancetta (Italian bacon), chopped *I couldn’t find pancetta, so I used smoked bacon 1 teaspoon […]

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If you enjoy fajitas, like they serve in Mexican restaurants, you will love this slow cooker fajita recipe. The meat is always very tender. Fresh cilantro gives these fajitas the extra punch that makes them taste authentic. This is a recipe from my Taste of Home Cookbook. I think that you could also use chicken […]

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This recipe is so quick and easy. You can modify the spiciness, with the intensity of the salsa and the green chilis to suit your taste. It’s a nice change from beef enchiladas.   Ingredients: 1 can (10 ounces) enchilada sauce, mixed with 1 small can tomato sauce, (divided) 4 ounces cream cheese, cubed 1-1/2 […]

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This is definitely one of my favorite meals. I Love it! It only will take you about 30 minutes to prepare. A carbonara sauce is typically made with bacon, eggs, and cheese. This recipe has a little half-and-half for a silky texture. The bacon makes it scrumptious.    Ingredients:   1 pound spaghetti 8 ounces […]

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Can you tell I like soup! My sweet Mom gave this recipe to me years ago. Don’t let this recipe deceive you……it’s so simple to throw together, & serve large groups, or to take to a sick neighbor. After I take this soup somewhere, they always call for the recipe. Put it together in your […]

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Here is another easy throw together dish for dinner. It reminds me a little of Pot pie, but you use biscuits on the top, instead of making pie crust. It is simple & delicious. YOU WILL NEED: 1 1/2 cups turkey or chicken breast, cubed 1 tablespoons dried onion 1 package bacon, fried and crumbled […]

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This is a great way to serve cube steaks. Cube steak is usually one of the cheaper meat choices in the grocery store. We love it! YOU WILL NEED: 3/4 Cup Flour 1 teaspoon black pepper 2 teaspoons garlic salt 6 – 5-ounce beef cube steaks 2 Tablespoons oil (like canola, Crisco, olive oil) 1 […]

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This recipe comes from one of my many cookbooks called: “Proven Recipe’s for Picky Kids!” It’s the perfect embodiment of an Idaho dinner: comforting, down-home goodness. YOU WILL NEED: 2 cups cooked, cubed ham 1 – 32 ounce package shredded frozen potatoes 1 – 10.75 ounce can cream of mushroom or chicken soup 2 cups […]

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This is a great recipe, because you can use the delicious, tender pork for many things. Serve it over rice or use the meat for tacos, burritos, enchilada’s etc. It’s simple, because you use your crock pot! *I think it would also be great served over lettuce, with grated Cheddar cheese, crushed corn chips & […]

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I promised my daughters that I would post some more Slow Cooker recipes. I haven’t tried this one yet, but it sounds really good. We are all used to shredded BBQ recipes, but this one is different. You could use this shredded chicken in many main dishes! *I think it would also be great served […]

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I haven’t tried this recipe yet, but I think it would be very simple to prepare on a busy night! If you try it, let us know what you think. YOU WILL NEED: 1 lb. boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut into strips 1/2 cup KRAFT Asian Toasted Sesame Dressing 1/2 cup orange juice  3 cups […]

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