Homemade Hamburger Helper

Everyone knows about hamburger helper but do you know that it’s just as easy to make without the box? It’s a quick, cheap, and hearty meal for the whole family. Ever since Madeline starting looooving any meal that includes noodles, I’ve been cooking pasta way more than usual. Enter this homemade hamburger helper!! Looking at…

Pumpkin Pie Pop Tarts

I did it. I made freaking pop tarts. And they are pumpkin pie pop tarts because DUH FALL 🍂 Want to know a fun fact? I’ve had a recipe super similar to this one on the blog for years!! The recipe is Pumpkin Bites.Those were round, smaller, and had a slightly different icing. These pumpkin…

Instant Pot Black Eyed Peas

Black Eyed Peas are such a cheap and FLAVORFUL side to have with your roast or hamburger steak. I love to make my black eyed peas from dried in my Instant Pot! Our Instant Pot was a baby shower gift from a college friend and it has been such a great addition to my collection…

Crock Pot Beef Roast and Gravy

There are few meals that Cody and I love equally. This just so happens to be one of them. I normally like a good balance of meat versus side, usually incorporating odd flavor combos and spice 🔥 Cody likes hearty, comfort meals that include lots of meat and starches! This roast is made in the…

Twice Baked Potatoes

There are side dishes that keep you on your healthy diet and then are these twice baked potatoes 😂 I’ll be honest, most of our sides aren’t this hearty so these twice baked potatoes are a special treat! When I make these, I typically have them alongside some pork chops or roast and then the…