Category Archives: beef

Recipe: Meatballs with Cucumber Sauce on Flatbreads

Trying something new… always makes life exciting and tasty! I discovered a while ago that I really enjoy making meatballs. It might sound weird, but they are pretty easy to try new seasoning blends with and it’s rewarding because you … Continue reading

Recipe: French Tenderloin Tips with Sauteed Vegetable Tuscan Orzo

New Recipes + Exhaustion = Uh oh! So this week has been nuts! My sister in law’s wedding is this weekend, yet I still wanted to try new recipes from my latest Penzey’s catalog. Well, apparently my exhaustion impaired my … Continue reading

Recipe: Homemade Meatballs and Super Easy Garlic Bread

Sometimes inspiration strikes at an unexpected time… So I was driving home from work tonight, trying to figure out what to make up for dinner. Julie left out a pound of ground beef and I kept wondering what I should … Continue reading

Recipe: Patty Melts

A freestyle dinner for spring As I was looking for dinner ideas, I found the following recipe for patty melts. Yet, I didn’t want to have to run to the store so I made my own version. I used dried … Continue reading

Recipe: Beef & Broccoli Stir-Fry

Things that make you go “yummmmm” Tonight was a bit hectic: Julie and I were both running behind schedule and truth be told that Papa John’s coupon was looking pretty tempting! But we persevered and made an amazing, healthy, inexpensive … Continue reading

Recipe: Amazing Beef and Vegetable Soup

The Bucket O’ Stew lives on… and gains new fans! Snow is upon us and the chilling, brutally frigid winds of winter have returned. While trying to figure out what to prepare for a quick Friday dinner, I decided to … Continue reading

Recipe: Easy and Filling Beef Stroganoff

It’s beginning to feel a bit like Christmas… We finally have snow (I know.. I know… many of you may already be sick of the white stuff – or prefer warm winters)! But I am giddy with excitement! What can … Continue reading

Recipe: Amazing Tacos

The perfect dinner for a family get together Last night we had everyone over for dinner – all seven of us! (Well, nine if you include a puppy and a dog – both pretty adept at begging.) Julie and I … Continue reading

Recipe: Hearty Vegetable and Beef Soup

Sometimes all you need to keep your sanity is a warm bowl of soup! So as most of you can guess, things have been incredibly busy here… from wrapping up thesis to preparing for a cross-country move, we’re doing good … Continue reading

Recipe: Lasagna Rolls

A journey through Thanksgivings’ past… This last week I’ve been suffering through a major cold. After a few days of constant napping and orange juice drinking, I’m finally turning the corner. One of the ways I know I’m feeling better … Continue reading