Cooking & Eating

Turkey Sausage Meatballs

I am always attempting to recreate healthier versions of my favorite foods.  I think I have succeeded with these turkey sausage meatballs!  My husband and son absolutely love them, and I think they are pretty tasty, too! Ingredients 2 lbs of ground turkey 1/2 lb ground italian sausage 1 green bell pepper 1 red bell… Continue reading Turkey Sausage Meatballs

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Sausage and Peppers Pasta

This is truly a 30 minute or less meal.  It is also an extremely delicious and frugal dinner.  I have taken this pasta as a side dish to potlucks and barbecues and it is always a big hit. Ingredients 1 package Italian sausage links, I like the spicy pork and chicken blend by Johnsonville 1… Continue reading Sausage and Peppers Pasta

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Slow Cooker Spaghetti Bolognese

Ingredients: 1-2 lbs lean ground beef or turkey (thawed) 1 bell pepper 1 yellow onion 4 cloves garlic 4 c fresh spinach or 1 box thawed frozen spinach 2 cans tomato sauce 1 can diced tomatoes 1 small can tomato paste 1 tsp dried basil 1 tsp dried oregano 1 tsp dried parsley 1 tsp ground black pepper Directions:… Continue reading Slow Cooker Spaghetti Bolognese

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Slow Cooker Sunday – Pot Roast

I wasn’t sure whether to call this recipe pot roast or stew, you be the judge.  Either way, this slow cooker pot roast recipe is absolutely fabulous – easy, fast, frugal, and delicious! Ingredients:  1 chuck roast (beef) 2-4 lbs 1 yellow onion chopped 1 bell pepper chopped 6 large mushrooms sliced 2 or more… Continue reading Slow Cooker Sunday – Pot Roast