Dry Roux Chicken, Sausage, and Okra Gumbo

Chilly day? Go ahead and make this Dry Roux Gumbo and it’ll warm you right up! This dry roux gumbo recipe has ALL the flavor, but WAY less oil. Dare I say that I prefer our Dry Roux Gumbo recipe than the original?! I know!! 🙀

5 Easy Ground Beef Recipes

It’s no secret that we eat plenty of ground beef in this house. Ground beef is easily accessible, affordable, and can be frozen to extend its shelf life. In my recipes below, I always use at least a 90% lean ground beef. I prefer to use either local ground beef from a butcher (or gifted…

Small Batch Baked Potato Soup

Sometimes you want a cozy bowl of baked potato soup but not a gigantic pot. I get it. I totally get it. Well not me, per say, because I can eat soup all day every day. But for the normal, not soupy, person 🤪 This small batch of baked potato soup will satisfy my craving…

Valentine’s Day Sugar Cookie Cups

It’s Valentine’s Day weekend!! And I have the perfect weekend activity for you and your kiddos, make these Valentine’s Day Sugar Cookie Cups!! These dessert cups are a favorite around here. I love making them in the summer because of how light and cold they are. But yummy sweets are perfect for any time of…

Smothered Green Beans

Smothered Green Beans remind me of my MawMaw. She would make a big pot of smothered green beans with potatoes and either ham or bacon. It was ALWAYS delicious alongside a roast 😍 My version is a little lower on the carbs and sodium. I don’t add bacon or potatoes in this recipe, and really…