Author: Donya

Mid Week Menu #4 ~ Beef & Bean Slower Cooker Soup

This week’s menu is all about easy to make recipes that bring loads of comfort to hungry folks! Our current situation…SNOW. We also have low temps so there’s no school and everyone is advised to stay inside until the weather clears. I really enjoy days like this because things move at a slower pace. I love watching my dogs romp in the snow and it’s nice to have a little more time with my son since there’s really no need to leave the house. I decided on this menu because most all of the ingredients are simple pantry goods...

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Cauliflower Crust Pizza

This cauliflower crust pizza is crispy, cheesy and full of all the traditional flavors you love from your favorite pizza parlor. I know it seems strange that you can turn a vegetable into pizza crust but trust me, you absolutely can and it’s amazing! You might have noticed recently, that recipes featuring “cauliflower pizzas” have flooded the internet. I’ve seen them on sites from many of my blogger friends and finally decided to give in and try my hand at making one. I knew I’d probably like it since I really don’t have any issues with that big ol’...

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Meal Plan Monday #96 ~ Hamburger & Veggie Soup

Hey Y’all! Welcome to Meal Plan Monday. The deep freeze that’d had hold of us, left us craving something warm and comforting to eat. My family has been craving hot soups and stews along with a few sweet treats. We hope you’ve enjoyed a warm up where you are, but no matter where you live, pull up a chair and let’s find some recipe inspiration for the week ahead and share a home cooked meal with someone special. This new year with Meal Plan Monday brings us to much to be thankful for and you are a part of...

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15 Sensational Sheet Pan Dinners

No time to cook but the family is hitting the door and you need to get dinner on the table? It’s sheet pan dinners to the rescue! Recently, sheet pan cooking has become all the rage and I’ve joined in as a fan. It’s so easy to pick out a great piece of meat or fish, add a few veggies, seasonings and a bit of olive oil then place them all on one pan to cook. Most every sheet pan meal can be cooked in less than 30 minutes which is a BIG plus when you want to get...

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Meal Plan Monday #95 ~ A Southern Soul

Hey friends! It’s time to gather around the table with the ones we love most and we’ve got just the recipes to send ’em running to the kitchen on this week’s Meal Plan Monday! We’re starting out with the perfect recipe for a new year! Roasted Tilapia and Broccoli Sheet Pan Dinner from No Plate Like Home Easy Skinny Overnight Cinnamon Rolls from A Mindful Mom! Vanilla Almond Biscotti from Kelly Lynn’s Sweets and Treats And we round it out with our featured host recipe! Easy Caramel Pecan Cheesecake from SouthernBite An InLinkz...

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