One-Pot Mexican Rice Skillet Dinner

~ A fun, easy way to shake up Taco night! This Mexican Rice Skillet Dinner is so simple (with mostly hands-off cooking time), plus we’ve got make-ahead strategies, too! Loaded with yummy Tex-Mex flavors, it’s a quick, one-pot dinner recipe your whole family will love! ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Make Ahead  • Happy Cinco de … Continue reading

Easy Grilled Fajita Burgers with Guacamole

~ All the peppers, onions, Mexican spices and creamy guacamole you love in fajitas … jam-crammed into one gloriously, deliciously satisfying burger recipe! And since this is THK, you know we’ve got make-ahead tips, so dinner’s a total breeze! ~ This Recipe:   •  Includes Make-Ahead Steps  • Grab a knife, a fork and a … Continue reading

Healthier Reuben Dip (Oven, Microwave or Crock Pot Appetizer Recipe)

~ Rich and creamy, this appetizer recipe is just loaded with the ever-popular flavors of a Reuben sandwich! It’s so much healthier than typical Reuben dips, but no one can ever taste the difference – this is a crowd favorite every time we serve it! Bonus points: it’s super quick and … Continue reading

Best Ever Sloppy Joes

~ Our families have declared this sloppy joe recipe the absolute best ever … so much better (and healthier!) than Manwich! Super-simple, and you can even make it ahead for busy nights! ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Ready in 30 Minutes or Less  •  Freezable  •  Make Ahead  • I love comfort … Continue reading

Hoisin-Glazed Mini Meatloaf “Muffins” Over Asian Noodles and Vegetables

~ You’ll absolutely love this delicious, family-favorite meatloaf recipe! Fast-baking mini meatloaves are served over Asian noodles and vegetables for a meal-in-one that’s perfect for busy weeknights (especially since we have plenty of easy, make-ahead tips!). ~ This Recipe:   •  Includes Make-Ahead Steps  • This recipe is one of my very favorite … Continue reading

Taco Burger Sliders on Polenta

~ A surprisingly fantastic (and easy!) combination! Tacos meet burgers … in too-cute slider form! Simple enough for family cook-outs, yet impressive enough for a party. A great change of pace that’s secretly quick but looks really gourmet! The perfect mix-up of two fave foods! ~ This Recipe:   •  Includes Make-Ahead Steps  • You … Continue reading

Tex-Mex Taco Burgers with Creamy Salsa Dressing

~ Bursting with flavor from healthy veggies, these beefy, Mexican-inspired burgers are quick and easy and can be made ahead. They’re topped with a delicious Greek yogurt salsa sauce and the satisfying crunch of tortilla chips. ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Ready in 30 Minutes or Less  •  Make Ahead  • Ahhhh, grilling … Continue reading

Un-Stuffed Pepper Skillet

~ A new twist on a classic! Everything you love about stuffed green peppers, but so fast and easy! Tender, crisp green peppers highlight the comforting flavors of ground beef, rice and tomatoes … a quick skillet dinner for busy nights! Satisfying and really delicious … and totally kid-approved, too! ~ This … Continue reading

Is It Safe to Use Frozen Meat in Your Crock-Pot?

With so many people using their crock-pot slow cookers as mega time-savers, this question is a surprisingly hot topic out there on the Internet: Can you put frozen meat in the crock-pot? Our short answer … DON’T DO IT! For those of you craving a little more detailed explanation, here’s … Continue reading

Cheesy Pepperoni Pizza Burgers

~ Everyone’s favorite flavors of pizza and hamburgers combined in one juicy, satisfying sandwich! Quick and easy – with make-ahead tips, too! ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Ready in 30 Minutes or Less  •  Freezable  •  Includes Make-Ahead Steps  • So when you ask your family what they want for dinner, we’re gonna … Continue reading

The Secret to Perfect Shish Kabobs

~ Grilled kabobs are so much better with this easy trick! Whether you grill steak, chicken, veggies, or any other kabobs … here’s all you need to know! ~ Ok, all you backyard cookout masters … we hope you won’t hate us for what we’re about to say. But it’s … Continue reading

Cheeseburger Salad with Oven-Roasted Fries

It’s My Cheeseburger in Paradise ~ A hearty main-dish salad with all the flavors of a big, juicy cheeseburger – and a side of fries! Healthy, fast and oh-so-good! Plus, it can be mostly made ahead … perfect for busy evenings! ~ This Recipe Is:   •  Freezable (Ground Beef Mixture)  • … Continue reading