Red Wine Beef Stew + Mashed Potatoes

I was going to share another taco recipe in honor of today – you know, #tacotuesday. But I think I’m being a little bit of a one tricky pony over here, so I thought I better switch it up and post at least ONE non-taco recipe before I post more taco recipes. This one is… Continue reading Red Wine Beef Stew + Mashed Potatoes


Stew-Less Beef Stew

Every week I ask the hubby what he wants to eat next week, every week he responds with one of the following statements, “whatever you want to make,” OR, “meat and vegetables.”  Thanks for the input, babe. So each week I am left to find a creative way to deliver meat and vegetables. For some… Continue reading Stew-Less Beef Stew


Crockpot Pot Roast with Mashed Potatoes

It is a gloomy, rainy Sunday here in Minnesota. There is something just so comforting about Crockpot meals on rainy days. Put the food in the pot, then sit back and relax with some TV while the crockpot does all the work! That’s my kind of meal prep day! Of course, I have other things… Continue reading Crockpot Pot Roast with Mashed Potatoes


Crockpot Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie (Kind Of)

It’s been a while since I posted, 24 days to be exact and I wish I could say I have been off exploring the world, or doing something super exciting. But I haven’t. I’ve been working. A lot. Like 6 days a week a lot. Working out, a little (3 – 4 times per week;… Continue reading Crockpot Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie (Kind Of)

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Shredded Chicken Chili

As you know, I live in Minnesota. I hate the cold. The only good thing about Minnesota weather is that it is Soup Season pretty much 9 months out of the year! This week my husband requested chili. Ugh. He thinks it is the greatest meal because it is basically just protein and veggies, and… Continue reading Shredded Chicken Chili