Easy Potato Soup: This Quick Stovetop Recipe using instant potatoes can be made in under 10 minutes! I also added left over chicken too, but it's not mandatory!I hadn't gone grocery shopping in DAYS! Ok... WEEKS! Things were getting pretty slim in the house.I knew I had leftover chicken tenders in the refrigerator, and wanted to utilize them to make something different so I didn't hear:
Chicken tenders AGAIN!?
from my kids.
Easy Potato Soup: Quick Stovetop Recipe
Well we all know how I feel about slightly homemade recipes. (Recipes that are made at home, but utilize some store bought ingredients and shortcuts...
BBQ Pork Steaks in the Slow Cooker: Cook in the crockpot with sauce, & and it's one of the best pork steak recipes ever! So quick & easy!BBQ Pork Steaks Recipe in the Slow Cooker
Friends, we all know that all of the recipes around here are quick and easy, yes? Well, if there was a word to describe that this pork steak recipe was even easier than ANY recipe on this blog, then I'd say it. So I'm just asking that you take my word for it!Or... better yet, take a look at the recipe below, and you'll SEE...
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GetGrillingAmerica #CollectiveBiasRibs on the Grill: Chipotle Apple Butter Ribs Recipe An easy grilled rib recipe, topped with a sauce that will flirt with your tastebuds!Ribs on the Grill: Chipotle Apple Butter Ribs Recipe
When the temperature outside even grazes over the 60's, we start the Spring grilling! (You know me, if it' means less clean-up in the kitchen, then I'm totally game. Grilling tends to keep the mess and heat outside, so it's a definite favorite cooking technique in our house!)
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You've found an amazing oven steak recipe, and I'm teaching you how to cook a delicious steak in the oven!Cooking with browned butter in a cast iron skillet, and coating in cracked peppercorn and kosher salt makes one of the best steak recipes EVER!Pan Seared & IN the Oven
After growing up on a cattle farm, it may be a little odd that I don't eat a TON of steak. (Perhaps I take a little after my cattle-farmin' grandpa, who RARELY ate any beef. (I guess he was around it all day, so he didn't want to look at...
Easy Loaded Ranch Potato Soup Recipe: An easy recipe to make on a cozy Winter or Fall night, or a delicious soup to make for a crowd of family and friends.Easy Loaded Ranch Potato Soup Recipe
So... the grocery store had a sale on russet potatoes. With my bargain shopping and money saving strategies I've been implementing lately, I totally took advantage of this deal. "Buy one 5 lb bag of potatoes for $2.99, get one free." Say What!? Do you know how many meals/side dishes I can make with 2-5 lb bags of potatoes?I got the potatoes home and...
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #WellYesMoment #CollectiveBiasWhile shopping at Walmart the other day, I saw the prettiest can of soup. (Yes, I'm serious. It literally caught my attention, because of the pretty can. I'm a sucker for bright colors and eye-catching packaging.) So when I got a little closer, I realized that there was a new soup called "Campbell's Well Yes!™ Soup."Healthy Lunch Ideas for Work: Paper Bag Style
The soup said that it was made with no artificial colors, flavors or ingredients – and chicken meat raised...
21 Day Fix Dinner Recipe: Quick & Easy Soft Chicken Tacos... that aim to please for those doing Beach Body, and looking for something tasty and fast!21 Day Fix Dinner Recipe: Quick & Easy Soft Chicken Tacos
My friend Amy is a Beach Body Coach, and I've been seeing the most delicious looking recipes that she's been sharing on her Facebook page lately. Then, while browsing on Pinterest the other day for a dinner recipe, I started seeing "21 Day Fix," EVERYWHERE! (And the food actually looked delish!)So I reached out to Amy and asked if she had a 21...
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BeyondtheSandwich #CollectiveBiasThe Hawaiian Breakfast Sandwich: A sandwich that will BLOW your mind, with the combination of ingredients that you'd never imagine working well together. I'm about ready to rock your world with a sandwich that not only "wowed," my family, but was so incredibly easy to make. It has turned out to be one of our favorites to make when we are pressed for time, but still want to make an easier homemade meal.
The Hawaiian Breakfast Sandwich
With only a few ingredients, this sandwich can...
The BEST Cheeseburger Recipe + Video Tutorial: This recipe makes the hamburgers so juicy and they're quick and easy! Just a couple of steps to make them so good!Straight out of my husband's mouth
"Jessica, this is such a GOOD burger. So good."
My husband doesn't just tell me what I want to hear when it comes to my cooking and/or recipes. So when he goes on and on about how good something is, you better believe I'm going to call it the BEST.Best Cheeseburger Recipe
Right along with Fantabulosity recipe tradition, we're gonna keep things easy. I'm not a gourmet chef,...
How to Cook Deer Meat: Fried Steak, Tenderloin & Backstrap Recipe... a midwest favorite to make in our "neck of the woods," down home. How to Cook Deer Meat: Fried Steak, Tenderloin & Backstrap
I kid you not, when I say that if I was told I could have one last meal, it would be fried deer meat. Yes, I can throw a chic party, and put on an a-line skirt with heels, but you can NOT take some of the "country" outta this girl.I'll admit, each year when deer season comes around I get extremely excited in hopes that some of...
The Best Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe - Quick and Easy: "This is the BEST Chicken Noodle soup I've ever had," said her husband. Plus a weeknight meal that's healthy and delicious!So you may have noticed a trend by now around here. I have about 5 recipes in the Fantabulosity archives, that start with "The Best." (The BEST Guacamole Recipe, the BEST Side Salad Recipe, the BEST Beef Tenderloin Recipe, The BEST Punch Recipe) But I want you to know that I do NOT take this term lightly, and only apply it to those that I (we) truly think are...
Buffalo Chicken Soup Recipe: An addicting, delicious cold weather "spin," on the ever so famous Buffalo Chicken Dip.After having a buffalo chicken soup at a local deli last Winter, my heart was won over. It was the soup of all soups. The beat of my heart. The ultimate.So when I was stuck at home one day, (with no car... but that's a story for another day), I thought I'd see if I could find a recipe online, to try and at least get "close" to the amazingly delish soup I had at the deli.Buffalo Chicken Soup
I searched high...
Cajun Chicken Alfredo: Boneless Chicken Breast Recipe - This dish combines some of my favorite flavors, all wrapped up in ONE! Weeknight dinners are enjoyable when they can be this simple.So let me fill you in on a little secret. Once a week, a couple of girls come over for all-day coffee, small chat, and blog project fun. But I'm not going to lie. The conversations usually start out with me asking the question,
What's for lunch today?
After they giggle, and make fun of me for constantly thinking about my next meal, I wrangle them back in, and get to...
Cilantro Avocado and Hummus Fish Tacos: A super quick recipe that can incorporate left-overs and the flexibility to try different flavors!Once a week, the gals and I get together and usually whip up a dish using odds and ends that we have in the fridge, or the pantry. This dish usually ends up being our lunch, and typically appears on a future menu plan.Cilantro Avocado + Hummus Fish Tacos
We had a little frozen (breaded) fish left over from a previous dinner, and a few odds and ends like tortillas, shredded cheese, cabbage shreds, hummus, and a fun dressing.
Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps: A weeknight meal for those nights you stay in, but feel like take-out! A gourmet-inspired dish, for beginner chefs!
Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps
You all, I pinned a Slow Cooker Asian Chicken Lettuce Wrap recipe from Cooking Classy a LONG time ago, and I finally got around to whipping up a similar recipe last week. I'll admit that I rolled my eyes after it was finished, because of my hesitation with making it for so long.I thought it would be one of those that would take about 2000 hours (not really) to make, and 3 seconds to eat. Those...
BBQ White Queso Nachos: A weeknight meal that your family will die for. Easily switch out the type of meat that you have on hand, and meal planning just got a little easier.Every once in a while, I get the urge to clean out my freezer, and experiment in the kitchen with only what I have on hand. (Does anyone else do that, or am I a little crazy?)The culprit is, that I'll make a trip the grocery store, see an ingredient and think
Ohhh! I'll grab X, and make X this week.
Only to get home and realize that I...
Hot Dog Week - Sweet Heat Dog: Day 6 of 6, of the BEST (and easy) gourmet hot dog recipes! This sweet heat dog will conquer any caribbean craving with it's mango salsa and sweet chili sauce toppings.Sweet Heat DogAlright, we all know how much I love a Mexico vacation. There's something about the caribbean that makes me all warm and fuzzy inside. Perhaps it's the fresh coconut drinks, and the warm nights with an ocean breeze. So any chance that I can squeeze a little caribbean in my home here in the midwest... I do.I'll never forget the first time...
Hot Dog Week - The Southern "Pep" Dog: Day 5 of 6 of the BEST (and easy) gourmet hot dog recipes! This southern style dog will have your toes a tappin'.Welcome to "Hot Dog Week!" (A dedicated week to my ever so favorite guilty pleasure... the hot dog.) If you're here for the first time, then you may not know that I'm a party-throwin' kind of gal. I love to host get-togethers for any occasion. New babies, birthday's, or even to celebrate the fact that we can just get-together.Fall brings a whole new meaning to hosting and celebrating. It means...
Hot Dog Week - Spicy Slaw Dog: Day 4 of 6 of the BEST (and easy) gourmet hot dog recipes! Spicy Slaw Dog
This blend of cole slaw in your favorite dressing (or store bought), and topped with jalapeno peppers, may just send your taste buds to a whole new level.If you're not a fan of the jalapeno pepper, then you may want to check out the first three hot dogs from this special "Hot Dog Week," feature here on Fantabulosity.• Buffalo Chicken Hot Dog• The "BLT" Dog (Bacon, Lettuce & Tomato)• Pizza DogI'll be totally honest... my creative thinking usually disappears when...
Hot Dog Week: Pizza Dog. Marinara, mozzarella, chopped bacon. Day 3 of 6 of the BEST gourmet hot dog recipes! Pizza DogWelcome to day 3 of "Hot Dog," week! Yesterday we covered the "BLT Dog," and the first day we introduced (possibly my favorite) the "Buffalo Chicken Hot Dog."But adding my OTHER favorite food, pizza, in with this combo for today's hot dog recipe... makes me all warm and fuzzy inside. (I've told you how "food = love" in my mind, right?)A warm mound of marinara, mozzarella cheese, and crumbled bacon (just for fun), is all that is needed to top it...
Hot Dog week: The "BLT" Bacon, Lettuce, Tomato. Day 2 of 6 of the BEST gourmet hot dog recipes.Mylanta... I've never had a bad hot dog. But I HAVE had ah-mazing hot dogs, and I knew I wanted to share with you all the 6 different gourmet-style hot dog recipes that we came up with for you. I have a feeling you'll never look at a plain hot dog the same again.Yesterday, it was the Buffalo Chicken Hot Dog, and today's hot dog recipe is an incredible way to follow up such mouth watering goodness... the "BLT."
The "BLT" Hot...