Tag: weeknight cooking

Orecchiette With Italian Sausage & White Wine Sauce

A hearty, savory pasta with a bright white wine sauce, fresh heirloom tomatoes, and basil.

Slow Cooker Salsa Chicken

Shredded chicken with diced tomatoes and green chiles in a bowl in front of a crock pot.

This easy, 3-ingredient pulled chicken recipe makes chicken perfect for tacos, enchiladas, burrito bowls, taco salads, and more. Use it right away or freeze it for quick and easy weeknight meals!

Pulled Pork Quesadillas

Quesadilla filled with pulled pork and cheddar cheese cut into 4 slices that are stacked on a cutting board. Behind the quesadilla slices is a small bowl of sour cream and a small pile of tortilla chips.

A fun way to use leftover pulled pork, these quesadillas are filled with your favorite salsa and melty cheese. Great as a meal or appetizer!

35 Recipe Ideas For Leftover Vegetables

Collage of various foods

Have leftover vegetables from a previous meal you use, or a few random veggies in your fridge? Here are 35 recipe ideas for using those veggies so they don’t go to waste! Breakfast, lunch, dinner, soups, and sides – this list has everything covered!

Homemade Pizza

Homemade pizza is easy and fun to make. It’s a great quick dinner for one or the family during the week or on weekends. Customize your pizza with any toppings you’d like! My boyfriend introduced me to making homemade pizzas, dough and all. Homemade pizza is great because it’s a quick weeknight meal to throw

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Dijon & Dill Baked Halibut With Parmesan Potatoes & Green Beans {Sheet Pan Meal}

Plate of baked halibut topped with sauce next to roasted potatoes and green beans

This baked halibut is a quick and easy one-pan meal that’s perfect for a weeknight dinner. Everything is cooked together on a baking sheet, which makes a great no-fuss meal. I made a soy-glazed salmon and asparagus sheet pan dinner recently, and decided I should make a similar recipe with another kind of fish. The

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Homemade Stromboli

Homemade stromboli cut into slices on a platter with marinara sauce in a ramekin.

This stromboli recipe is great for a weeknight dinner, especially if you make the dough ahead of time. Typically stromboli includes pepperoni, salami, and ham, but this is also a great way to use up sandwich meat and cheese at the end of the week. You can also customize the herbs and spices you use

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Sweet & Spicy Grilled Shrimp

Sweet and spicy grilled shrimp

Some of the links in this post are affiliate links, which means I receive compensation if you make a purchase using the link (more information). I made these yesterday as a late lunch / early dinner. They also make a great appetizer, a filling for lettuce wraps, or skewers. If making them for dinner, they

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Sheet Pan Chicken With Garlic Lemon Potatoes & Green Beans

Sheet Pan Chicken With potatoes and green beans

I made this for dinner tonight (with leftovers for lunch tomorrow). This would be an easy weeknight meal – I’ll definitely be making it again after work one night. I thought the green beans would be overcooked, but they came out perfectly. I feel like the amount of potatoes was a bit disproportionate to the

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Easy Chicken Tacos

Easy chicken tacos - picture of chicken with peppers and onions

I volunteer to cook at a local shelter with my church, and this month I’d signed up to prepare the main dish. It seems like every time I’m there cooking, I’m always rushing to finish on time, like I’m on an episode of a cooking show. I was able to prepare the recipe for 60

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