Do NOT freak out about the thought of making homemade fries. SOOO easy. And they really DO get crispy and tasty. Try them and see!
I mean, come-on… your family won’t even know the difference. Promise! My 15 year old son scarfs these like they are McD’s. So good!
In traditional Swedish fashion, these are made with 1/2 ground beef and 1/2 ground lamb. Of course you can totally sub out the lamb for beef. My family LOVES these. This recipe serves us up a meal AND allows for me to freeze a batch.
These banana cookies are only quick oats and bananas. Truly! We add chocolate chips and walnuts for the ULTIMATE easy cookies. Cozy, sweet, and warm. You’ll love having this recipe!
This is an easy and basic chili recipe for the chili newbie. Very few ingredients and easy to follow directions. A MN winter standard.
You and I both know that as good as we are eating clean on most days of the week, we need a good old-fashioned brownie every once in a while to make life worth living. Yes, that is dramatic. Brownies deserve drama. THESE brownies are the ones you want to make the next day your…
easy Chicken Alfredo recipe that is so simple you can easily make it for your family on a busy weekday! A great family friendly meal!
You’ll surprise them with your fudge as good as Grandma makes. Bonus, yours is made in the microwave in fractions of the time!
An easy ground beef dinner recipe that is the best of comfort food! Shepherds Pie (or cottage pie when made with ground beef) is a quick and easy family meal. Made with prepared ingredients to get it in the oven even faster!
These little bundles of carbs, meat, and dairy are called Turkey Crescent Roll bundles and, to me, they are more than piles of goodness. This recipe reminds me of my Grandma Bunny and Thanksgiving every time I make them.
Boom! 3 ingredients and these homemade Pop Tarts are done. Breakfast made, family is happy, and now you can move on with your day!
An easy recipe that is as impressively beautiful as it is delicious. Master this recipe and you’ll always have a company friendly dish! Utilizes puff pastry and ground beef to make it easy and inexpensive.
Once the weather cools down, ginger cookies are one of the best sweet treats you can have. They’re sweet, spicy, and warm up your throat and soul when the temperatures outside do the opposite. And here in our family, we love ginger cookies and eat them every year once the pants start coming out. Our…
School is in full swing in our home, fall is in the air, and schedules have turned from the lazy days of summer to the busy days of another school year. Truthfully, I like schedules and knowing what is happening from day to day. But I don’t like how busy it can be and how…
There are loads of easy cake recipes to bring to parties. Some only take 30 minutes, or others only a few simple steps. This Pumpkin Better than Sex cake is not only a few ingredients, but soooo delicious and easy. It doesn’t make sense that this cake works OR that it tastes so delicious. The…
This Baked Ziti (or Penne) recipe is an easy fix and forget recipe that your whole family will love. I make it ahead and then bake it when I get home. It’s delicious, cheesy, and warm!
Blueberry yogurt pancakes are easy to make, full of flavor, and perfect for a family breakfast!
] Here in Minnesota, the State Fair is a pretty big deal. In fact, we call it the “The Great Minnesota Get-Together”. So many people come to the fair that it’s the largest state fair in the United States based on daily attendance. The fair is great to see animals, exhibits, show off your skills,…
An easy and fast meal your whole family will be excited about!
Is anyone else a massive fan of all things lemon? As long as it does not taste like cleaning fluid, of course. (So most lemon candies are a no-no). They are sweet and tart at the same time, and generally not so rich that you feel like you need to lay on the couch for…
Do you recognize the term “hotdish”? Maybe, maybe not. Apparently, hot dish is one of those words that is only used in certain areas, like water fountains versus bubblers. In Minnesota, if you used the term “casserole” (the alternative word for hotdish) everyone would know what you mean, but the correct term, always, is hotdish….
In partnership with Driscoll’s, we bring you my Grandma’s homemade Strawberry Shortcake recipe. We use their delicious berries to #BerryTogether and create delicious memories! Find our full disclosure here. My Grandma’s homemade Strawberry Shortcake recipe is wrapped up in memories for me. Memories as a child heading to her home and watching her bake up the little…
This peanut butter cookie recipe uses only 3 ingredients. They are just like the classic, old-fashioned peanut butter cookie recipe you love but they are gluten-free and oh so easy to make!
Compensation for this 3 ingredient Olive Dip was provided by Olives from Spain via MomTrends, though we only work with products and brands we personally enjoy. Find our full disclosure here. This olive dip is so speedy fast you will have time for makeup and hair before the party! A great appetizer for busy moms….