Crockpot Beef Dip (Au Jus)

Time: 8 hours in crockpot Music Selection: Creedence Clearwater Revival – Lookin’ Out My Back Door Even though all five of us have our own distinct music likes and dislikes, the one band we all seem to agree on when traveling is CCR… it is quite funny to me how much we all like them….

Bacon, Potato & Kale Soup

Time: 1 hour This was an insane week – our stove shorted out and we have to wait 2 weeks to get replacement parts!!! So, we are using our BBQ and crockpot a lot this week! Wanting to have something healthy, we decided to make this soup on the burner on our BBQ… and it…

Beef & Cheese Manicotti

90 minutes I like to make recipes where I can double the recipe so we can eat half that day and then freeze the other half for another day when we need a miracle to get through the day! This is one of those recipes. You can freeze the manicotti before you put the tomato…

Beef Stroganoff

Time: 30 minutes 4 big servings Stroganoff is food for the soul. No doubt about it – it is a comfort food to make you feel warm and comforted when other things in your life might not be going so well. An old recipe paired with an old song. I love the duet of beef…

Korean Soft Marinated Eggs with Rice

Time: 30 minutes (plus marinating time – at least 6 hours or overnight) In our adventurous journey to try new and unique breakfast meals, this is our latest! It really was more like brunch as we had it closer to noon, as everyone slept-in this weekend! This is a great dish as you can make…

Chicken & Mushroom Stew with Wild Rice

Time: 60 minutes This is another dish Hubby made this week. He truly is a saint – he decided to use up what we had in the fridge and freezer, resulting in this absolutely delicious, healthy and fairly simple recipe. We have been having a very cold month (getting into the -30 deg C weather),…

Hubby’s Chicken Parmesan

Time: 1 hour Sometimes during the day, I get a little text from hubby asking how my day is going…. I know he is really just texting to say “I love you”. Recently, I started a new job and have been super busy. Hubby has been holding everything together at home – making amazing meals…