Category: dinner

Picadillo!

Okay, so hear me out. I’ve never had picadillo that hasn’t been made in my kitchen. I didn’t even know what it was until May 2020, when a friend mentioned it was his favorite meal. Of course, anyone’s favorite is something I want to conquer – we already know this about me! 😉 This recipe…

(insert choice of meat) and Broccoli

Hello! It’s an odd name for a recipe, I know, but I’ve made it with so many types of meat, I don’t want to tell anyone they can’t do what they want! 😉 Last night, I made this meal with ground turkey. I’ve also used ground beef, chicken breast, and beef stew meat. It’s really…

Lasagna Spaghetti Squash

1 large spaghetti squash or 2 small ones1 pound ground turkey1/2 large onion, diced2 garlic cloves, minced1 can diced or crushed fire roasted tomatoes1/2 can (3 oz) tomato paste1 cup ricotta cheese1-2 cups shredded mozzarellaOlive oil~ 1 T. Balsamic vinegarSalt and Pepper1/2 t. Red pepper flakes1/2 t. Smoked paprika1 t. Italian seasoning6-8 Fresh basil, chopped…

Penne with Chicken and Alfredo Sauce

My son will eat lots of things. He’s not particularly picky. His favorite dish and most requested for his birthday dinner is Taco Salad. He’s easy to please in the food department! Another favorite of his is “Chicken Alfredo” — so delicious. When I was getting processed foods out of my diet a zillion years…

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

A few months ago, I needed to have a second surgery on one of my feet. So, my momma came to take care of me! Before she came, I prepped lots of food in the freezer and the fridge so she wouldn’t have to spend too much time shopping and prepping for meals. One of…