Easy Instant Pot Sausage, Potatoes and Green Beans

Do you have a hankering for a classic meal that can be put together in less than 15 minutes?  Green beans, sweet potatoes, and smoked sausage is the perfect combination to make a quick meal in the Instant Pot. #easyrecipe #instantpotrecipe

Do you have a hankering for a classic meal that can be put together in less than 15 minutes?  Smoked sausage, potatoes, and green beans are the perfect combination to make a quick meal in the Instant Pot. #easyrecipe #instantpotrecipe {Referral links are used in this post} First Instant Pot Continue Reading

Italian Pork and Spaghetti

easy slow cooker italian pork and spaghetti

Our kids LOVE spaghetti.  We love this recipe because the kids get food they like and we get an easy crock pot meal with variety!  The pork loin is also a great value which makes this a delicious and cheap meal!  Meals like this Italian Pork and Spaghetti, where everyone Continue Reading

What is a sheet pan meal?

Easy sheet pan meal idea

A sheet pan meal consists of ingredients that all fit on one baking sheet and take the same amount of time to bake or roast.  Sheet pan sausage is one of our super EASY family meal ideas.  My husband loves smoked sausage and we all enjoy roasted vegetables, so this Continue Reading

Ham and Alfredo Spaghetti

easy meal idea of spaghetti alfredo with ham

My kids love spaghetti and ham, so why not mix them together for a quick and easy family meal that makes them happy?  This ham and alfredo spaghetti recipe is the perfect meal for picky eaters and busy families.  Clean-up is easy because there is only one dirty pot and Continue Reading

One Skillet Shepherd’s Pie

easy shepherd pie with sausage recipe

Thank you to Bob Evans Products for providing the sausage and mashed potatoes for this recipe! We are always looking for new, easy meal ideas, so I was very excited about the opportunity to visit Bob Evans headquarters for lunch and to learn new meals to add to our family Continue Reading

Easy Chicken Recipe – Creamy Chicken Pockets

chicken recipe idea - chicken pocket

We all need QUICK and EASY meals and these Easy Creamy Chicken Pockets fit the bill. This easy chicken recipe will definitely be an addition on our family meal rotation. Meal Idea with Leftover Chicken We had purchased pre-cooked chicken that made these chicken crescent pockets even quicker to make.  Continue Reading

Ham and Potato Soup Fresh from the Farmhouse

Farmhouse ham and potato soup recipe

We love to use leftover ham and make this cheap and easy ham and potato soup!  A whole or half of a ham is a GREAT value when you plan to get several meals from it.  We love ham and all of the CHEAP and EASY meals that can be Continue Reading

Cheap and Easy Meal Idea – Taco Pie

easy taco pie recipe idea

When the calendar is full and the budget is tight we all need some cheap and EASY meals like this Taco Pie.  Taco pie is a fun twist on traditional tacos.  The crescent rolls make the recipe more filling than regular tacos and this is an easy meal to make. Continue Reading