Slow Cooker Pasta E Fagioli

Pasta E Fagioli Soup Recipe

This recipe is part of our 6th Costco Meal Plan: 20 Slow Cooker Freezer Packs from Costco for $150! Pasta E Fagioli. Or "Pasta and Beans" in Italian0. This is a delicious and simple twist on the classic Italian soup. close attention to the directions on when to add the pasta into the slow cooker. It's not when you think it is! :) Couple notes about this … [Read more...]

Slow Cooker Chili Mac

Slow Cooker Chili Mac

This recipe is part of our 6th Costco Meal Plan: 20 Slow Cooker Freezer Packs from Costco for $150! Stop. Before you go any further. YOU NEED TO READ THESE DIRECTIONS. (Ok, do I have your attention?) I don't want you to miss this. Do not. I repeat DO NOT. DON'T. DO.NOT. add the pasta when you start the slow cooker in the morning. It will turn to complete MUSH. … [Read more...]

Magda’s Moroccan Homemade Hamburger Helper

moroccan beef skillet dinner

The other day, I had a delicious lamb tagine. It was a lovingly made, braised dish that took the chef hours to prepare. Though I generally dislike lamb, the chef used Australian lamb (which is a bit less game) and added enough wonderful Moroccan flavours, that I thoroughly enjoyed the dish. Regardless of how delicious I found it, I knew that it would never appeal to my picky … [Read more...]

Merissa’s Simple Meatballs


Here's a great quick and easy recipe for Simple Meatballs! The reason this recipe is excellent is because it uses so few ingredients and it's easy to fit into a special diet such as paleo or a gluten free diet. Simple Meatballs Yield - 4 servings Preparation Time - 10 minutes Cooking Time - 25 minutes Ingredients 1 pound ground beef 1/3 cup rolled oats 1 tablespoon … [Read more...]

Magda’s Ham and Cheese Noodle Bake

ham and cheese noodle bake

This is one of my son's favorite recipes. It is great for the fall and a wonderful way to use leftover ham.  The evaporated milk adds creaminess without adding tons of fat. Ham and Cheese Noodle Bake is creamy, delicious and healthy. Ham and Cheese Noodle Bake Yield - 6-8 servings Preparation Time - 15 minutes Cooking Time - 30-35 minutes Ingredients 12 ounces … [Read more...]