Family Friendly Recipes

Slow Cooker BBQ Ribs

Ribs have never been easier than with this slow cooker BBQ ribs recipe. Season and brown the ribs on a weekend morning, and then let them marinate in the slow cooker during the day while you go on a road trip, get some errands done, or just relax. Eight hours later, the ribs will be … Continue reading Slow Cooker BBQ Ribs

Lazy Day Freezer Stew

Keep a few bags of lazy day freezer stew in the fridge for those weeknights when you want a filling meal without any cooking. Hearty stew ingredients like beef, potatoes, carrots, and onions can be sealed in a freezer bag and stored for up to four months. When you’re ready to eat, just throw it … Continue reading Lazy Day Freezer Stew

Classic Waffles

Take brunch back to the basics with classic waffles. With the right waffle iron, you can make delicious, fluffy waffles in minutes. And for this recipe, you only need the most basic of pantry ingredients. Pull out flour, baking powder, eggs, sugar, and a few other kitchen staples, mix them together, and let breakfast begin! … Continue reading Classic Waffles

Blueberry Pancakes

When you have a little extra time on a weekend morning, pull out your fluffy slippers and treat your family with blueberry pancakes! Pancakes are a go-to favorite breakfast meal. We love adding in blueberries for a delicious and healthy one-two punch; did you know that blueberries are full of antioxidants, which are great for heart … Continue reading Blueberry Pancakes

Comfort Food Casseroles

As the weather gets cooler, we’ve gathered together some recipes for easy comfort food casseroles. Whether you’re looking for a simple six ingredient recipe you can whip up on a weeknight, or the perfect filling brunch food, find your perfect fall casserole right here. Cold weather comfort food is a must when the temperature starts creeping downwards. … Continue reading Comfort Food Casseroles

How to Prep Slow Cooker Freezer Meals

When you prep your own slow cooker freezer meals, you’re freeing yourself from the nightly stress of fixing dinner and doing dishes. A little pre-planning and one marathon day of cooking can give you weeks of delicious, home cooked meals with barely any weeknight preparation at all; just throw the ingredients in a slow cooker! … Continue reading How to Prep Slow Cooker Freezer Meals

Caramel Apples at Home

Caramel apples are a classic fall staple; try caramel apples with toppings for a twist on a classic. There are a dozen different delicious toppings you can try to make your caramel apples a real treat. Some of our favorites? Chopped nuts, crushed pretzels, candy corn, chocolate chips, sea salt, mini marshmallows, crushed graham crackers, or … Continue reading Caramel Apples at Home

Pico De Gallo

Also called “Salsa Fresca,” Pico De Gallo is easy to make and easy to remember! Here’s the trick: the Mexican flag is red, white, and green, just like this recipe made of equal parts tomato, onion, and cilantro (with a little jalapeño for heat)! We absolutely love the freshness of the tomatoes mixed with the … Continue reading Pico De Gallo

what vegetables can you freeze

So What Vegetables Can You Freeze?

When it comes to freezing food, we’re as guilty as anyone of not taking advantage of the time-stopping powers of vacuum sealing and icy air. Sure, we’ll cut a big piece of ground beef into more manageable pieces and freeze it for a few months, but we often fail to get creative with fruits and … Continue reading So What Vegetables Can You Freeze?

egg and sausage breakfast casserole

Egg and Sausage Breakfast Casserole

This weekend, try an egg and sausage breakfast casserole for a filling brunch! We used a double decker toaster oven for easy baking and clean-up. This casserole includes all the breakfast classics: pork sausage, mushrooms, eggs, shredded cheese, and even cottage cheese! Serve it topped with salsa if you’d like a little extra kick, or … Continue reading Egg and Sausage Breakfast Casserole