Tag: make ahead

dish of chicken casserole

MILLION DOLLAR CHICKEN CASSEROLE

Absolutely creamy and comforting, this Million Dollar Chicken Casserole is super easy to make and perfect for freezing! MILLION DOLLAR CHICKEN CASSEROLE This is my family’s go-to comfort food! Super easy to make and is everyone’s favorite creamy casserole. At least amongst my friends it is. A hit at all […]

spoon of chicken spaghetti

BAKED CHICKEN SPAGHETTI

This chicken spaghetti recipe with rotel is going to be your family’s new favorite casserole! Tender pasta, creamy sauce, all topped with melty cheese! This cheesy chicken spaghetti is one of my favorite comfort foods! I love that I can mix it up a day or two ahead of time […]

pan of lasagna

HOMEMADE LASAGNA {Family Recipe!}

Homemade Lasagna is the king of pasta casseroles. The layers of noodles, the ricotta cheese, and an easy bolognese sauce, crowned with a layer of melted cheese. It never fails to please! CLASSIC HOMEMADE LASAGNA Lasagna is a word loaded with meaning. The word refers to a particular type of […]

scoop of pasta casserole

SOUTHERN BAKED SPAGHETTI {Easy Freezer Meal!}

Southern Baked Spaghetti is a comforting dish bursting with flavor. Tender spaghetti is mixed with a hearty homemade meat sauce, smothered in a creamy ricotta filling, and topped off with melty cheese to make a meal that the whole family will love! Southern Baked Spaghetti is a classic comforting casserole bursting […]

bowl of overnight salad

7 LAYER SALAD {Overnight Salad!}

A 7 Layer Salad is easily prepped the night before and full of textures and flavors. It makes a stunning centerpiece and is the perfect dish to bring to any pot luck, pitch in, or backyard gathering. A party isn’t a party without a gorgeous and delicious 7 Layer Salad! […]

bowl of soup

SANTA FE SOUP {Easy & Hearty!}

Santa Fe Soup is bursting with flavor and texture and is ready in less than 30 minutes! Hearty meat, beans, and tomatoes, simmered in a taco spiced broth makes a meal that the whole family will love! WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN SANTA FE SOUP AND TACO SOUP? You might think […]

bowl of ground beef

HOW TO BROWN GROUND BEEF {Great Meal Prep!}

Browning ground beef the proper way will kick up the flavor in your tacos, chilis, casseroles, or any other ground beef recipe! With my easy to follow step-by-step instructions you’ll get browned, flavorful, juicy, AND delicious beef every time. So many recipes out there that begin with “brown the ground […]

casserole in white dish

CRACKER BARREL HASHBROWN CASSEROLE {Copycat Recipe!}

With its shredded potatoes, decadently rich shredded cheddar, and chunks of crispy bacon this Cracker Barrel Hashbrown Casserole is so easy to make and only needs 8 ingredients! Serve at breakfast with fluffy scrambled eggs, as a cheese-y side dish, or bring to your next potluck! This copycat recipe is […]

stuffed shells in a dish with spatula

VEGETARIAN STUFFED SHELLS {Freezer Prep!}

These Vegetarian Stuffed Shells are the BEST hearty and crowd-pleasing comfort food you’ll find! I mean, can you really go wrong with the cheese and pasta combo? The creamy filling in these cheesy stuffed shells makes this recipe the perfect vegetarian dinner that will leave you more than satisfied! There […]

bowl of potato salad

THE BEST HOMEMADE POTATO SALAD

Homemade Potato Salad is perfect for that spring BBQ, picnic, or birthday party! Skip the last-minute run to the store and whip up this easy and simple side dish that everyone loves. Worried about making homemade potato salad? Do not fear! This potato salad recipe is easy, quick, and will […]