Crockpot Pinto Beans & Mexican Brown Rice

Making pinto beans in my crockpot is so easy! Pretty much just dump everything in and let it slow cook all day. This time (and some other times too) I forgot to soak my beans overnight. I did a quick soak method on my stovetop and the beans still turned out great. So if you’reContinue reading “Crockpot Pinto Beans & Mexican Brown Rice”

Slow Cooker Mediterranean Lentil Soup

I have another recipe with lentils! We can’t get enough of them 😂 Lentils are : Cheap, Good for You, and Easy to make! I like to make them at least once a month. For this recipe, I used our Instant Pot, I love it! You can also use a regular slow cooker or crockpot,Continue reading “Slow Cooker Mediterranean Lentil Soup”

Salsa Verde, Delicious!

Fresh salsa is the best, it’s the highlight of any trip to our local Mexican restaurant. Since it’s Cinco De Mayo tomorrow, I wanted to make a homemade version of salsa verde and serve it with our dinner. The recipe is simple! I roasted tomatillos and a jalapeño in our air fryer/toaster oven but youContinue reading “Salsa Verde, Delicious!”

Slow Cooker Baked Beans

If you can’t tell, I love beans! Pinto, black, refried, and now I’ll be sharing my baked beans recipe with y’all too 😋 I made this in my slow cooker and used dried Great Northern Beans. I soak the beans overnight prior to popping them in my slow cooker so they can de-gas and startContinue reading “Slow Cooker Baked Beans”

Chocolate Chip Cookies 🍪

Our daughter is a chocolate fiend, loves everything chocolate. Chocolate cake, chocolate donuts, chocolate chips in her pancakes and more. Not to mention she is a Cookie Monster and so is my husband. I’ve hopped on the chocolate bandwagon and I love it all too. When my husband and I were dating, he made chocolateContinue reading “Chocolate Chip Cookies 🍪”

Mongolian Chicken 🐓

Want to make a quick dinner that tastes delicious? Try this out! If you love Chinese take out but prefer to make your own at home, this recipe is perfect. It’s a great starter recipe to open the door to more Asian cuisine. Great thing is that everything is made in under 20 mins. HandsContinue reading “Mongolian Chicken 🐓”

Green Sauce Chicken Enchiladas

To start off the day, I made the green sauce for the enchiladas first and then came back and tackled the assembly of the enchiladas and baking 😋 to get started, I made the green sauce from scratch and I’m totally amazed by the flavor this has. It’s made with poblano peppers so it takesContinue reading “Green Sauce Chicken Enchiladas”

Instant Pot Lentil Soup-Middle Eastern Version

My last lentil soup recipe was really good, this one is EVEN better. I know what you’re thinking, how many lentil soup recipes can there be? Do people really eat lentils that much? There are a bunch of lentil soup recipes AND people love lentils, including me ☺️ I am okay with not eating meatContinue reading “Instant Pot Lentil Soup-Middle Eastern Version”

Greek Sausage Pitas 🥙

I love Greek food 🇬🇷 after all, I’m 1/2 Greek! To get our Greek food fix in, I wanted to make a simple meal. Now with this recipe, you can be Greek too! I’ve made Greek meatballs before using ground lamb and ground beef, but this time I wanted to use ground sausage. Instead ofContinue reading “Greek Sausage Pitas 🥙”

Crockpot Mashed Potatoes

I have been wanting to make my crockpot mashed potatoes, been having a hankering for these 😋 I also wanted to make a smaller batch so it’d be a perfect side dish for dinner and some leftovers. This batch makes about 4 servings of my crockpot mashed taters. I love making these in my crockpotContinue reading “Crockpot Mashed Potatoes”