Beef, Bacon and Tomato Mac & Cheese

Are you a mac and cheese lover?  This is definitely a recipe to give a try!  My better half was not a fan of the tomatoes being in this, so he lucked out when I didn’t have a 4 qt. glass baking dish.  I split the recipe up, where one had the tomatoes and the…

Garlic Parmesan Green Beans

Are you a fan of green beans and have quite a few from the garden to use up?  Try this recipe out – especially if you love garlic and parmesan cheese!  Original recipe will be posted at the end of this blog post. Ingredients:   1 lb green beans 2 TBSP oil or 4 TBSP butter…

Dill Pasta Salad

If you are looking for a new type of pasta to make this summer, this one is worth a try – especially if you love dill.  You can use any type of pasta for this that you choose. Ingredients: 1 lb pasta (linguine, macaroni, rotini, etc.) 1/2 block of cream cheese (softened) 2 cups sour…

Buffalo Chicken Cauliflower Bread

Do you love cauliflower and buffalo chicken?  Try this recipe out if so, or if you want to try something new.  The recipe for the cauliflower crust came from another recipe, which I’ll post at the bottom.  The rest came from my own mind. If you’d like samples of the oils mentioned, please comment or…

Lasagna

Are you looking for a lasagna recipe that the whole family will enjoy?  Look no further!  If you’d like samples of the oils mentioned, please comment or send me a message.  The original recipe is at the bottom of this post. For the sauce, I did cook that a day in advance and believe that…

Sweet Pepper Ranch Casserole

Do you love sweet peppers and want a recipe to make with those?  This is a great low carb recipe – next time I make it, I’ll add spaghetti squash to the bottom.  I will also cook the peppers a bit before piling the other ingredients on, so any water can drain from those first….

Crockpot Meatloaf Stuffed with Mozzarella

Do you love meatloaf, cheese and want to try something different for dinner?  This is a great one to try!  When we do this one again, I may forgo to the ketchup/bbq glaze and use a pasta sauce instead. Ingredients for the Meatloaf: 2 lbs ground beef 1 cup breadcrumbs (I used the Italian flavored)…

Crockpot French Onion Soup

If you love French onion soup, you will love this one… or if you have not ever had French onion soup, but love onions, this is worth a try.  Keep in mind – this is a recipe that calls for 20 hours of cook time.  If you do end up cooking the onions for 10…

Day 20: Cat Spit Stout

On Sunday, December 20th, 2020 our beer of the night is from Crider Brewing out of St. Louis, Missouri. On the side of the can, it says ‘Coffeey, roasty, blah blah blah, it’s a stout, just drink it, it’s really good.’  This beer is 7% ABV and it does have a bitter taste to it. …

Day 19 – Peanut Butter Chocolate Milk Stout

On Saturday, December 19th, 2020, our beer of the night is from 4Hands Brewing Company, out of St. Louis, Missouri. This is a peanut butter chocolate milk stout and at 7.1%, this is a very smooth sipper.  Josh isn’t a fan of peanut butter stouts, but he said this one is pretty good.  The peanut…

Day 18: Shiner Holiday Cheer

On Friday, December 18th, 2020, our beer of the night is a Shiner Holiday Cheer beer.  This is a seasonal beer. This beer is brewed by Spoetzl Brewery in Shiner, TX.  At 5.4% ABV, this is a different type of beer… one we would not have put in our craft beer advent box.  The smell…

Day 17 – Nitro Chai Milk Stout

On Thursday, December 17th, 2020, our beer of the night is another milk stout.  This one is brewed by Left Hand Brewing Company out of Longmont, Colorado. When I first opened this one, I did tap on it, just in case… once I flipped that tab, I thought it was going to spurt out but…