No Bean Chili Recipe

I’m craving chili! This No Bean Chili is going to be the way I satisfy that craving. Cold weather. Snow. Temperatures in single digits. That’s been our weather in Ohio lately. Those factors all added together make me crave chili. I want a big Crock Pot of hot, steamy, thick, chili. This recipe only makes a smallish batch, but it’s super easy and you can whip it up any day! … Continue reading →

Slow Cooked Beef Tips

Tender slow cooked beef tips take this home made, just like take out, meal from bland to delicious! The secret is slow cooking in a sauce full of flavor that is almost good enough to eat by itself.  Using pantry ingredients, you can can make this wonderful sauce in just a few minutes, then go about your day, knowing supper is cared for in the slow cooker. … Continue reading →

Taco Sloppy Joes

Sloppy Joe sandwiches are a perennial favorite in my family. I should say, they’re better than that, because it seems like we eat them at every other family gathering! Taco Sloppy Joe are even better! When I was very young, my mother used a recipe for Sloppy Joe that centered around an envelope of seasoning that she bought in the spice aisle. Then, when I got to middle school or so, she changed her recipe and used a can of sauce that she bought in the aisle next to the spaghetti sauces. … Continue reading →