Easy Shepherd's Pie Recipe #easydinner #dinnerrecipes

Easy Homemade Shepherd’s Pie

Easy Shepherd’s Pie is a go-to dinner recipe that’s packed with veggies and is a family-favorite, kid-approved dinner.  This Easy Shepherd’s Pie comes together fast and will be gone in minutes!  For anyone not familiar with a Shepherd’s Pie: take all delicious savory things: meat, veggies, gravy and mashed potatoes and bake them up toasty […]

Beer burgers - the ultimate burger makeover

Beer Burgers ~ let’s makeover those leftover burgers!

Beer burgers are an easy make-ahead meal or use it to jazz up leftover burgers on the grill.  This sauce transforms regular burgers into something really amazing. Guys.  Moving.  Need I say more?  And this was my first move with kids and it honestly took it out of me more than I thought.  We even […]

Easy Seafood Boil | Spoonful of Easy #seafoodboil #oldbay

Easy Seafood Boil

Yep, I am proof that even those of us from the landlocked states can master the Easy Seafood Boil.  Impress a crowd at your next get together without busting out the grill or just throw it together for a fun weekend dinner.  So for anyone who has wondered exactly how you do a seafood boil – […]

Easy Grilled Pizzas | Spoonful of Easy #grilledpizzas #

Easy Naan Pizzas ~ Practically Foolproof!

These Easy Naan Pizzas come together in just minutes and are practically foolproof.  No special flipping or prepping of the dough, but still a delicious crispy/chewy pizza that’s a great grilling dinner alternative to burgers or create a perfectly crispy pizza in the oven as well.  So true confessions time:  there hasn’t been a time […]

Easy Nachos on the Grill | Spoonful of Easy #easydinner #easy nachos #nachosrecipe #grillnachos

Easy Nachos on the Grill

Easy Nachos on the Grill is an awesome weeknight meal or cookout appetizer that’s ready to serve in about 15 minutes.  Cheesy, beefy and so delicious!  Plus clean up is a snap with a disposable aluminum pan.  Am I the only one out there who is not a great summer cook?  I will soup and […]

3-ingredient Crockpot Sausage Dinner | Spoonful of Easy #crockpotdinner #easydinner

3-ingredient Crockpot Sausage Dinner

Anyone else recovering from a busy week and feel like they just can’t on dinner?  I’ve got you.  This 3-ingredient Crockpot Sausage Dinner comes together with almost zero prep and cooks up all day in the slow cooker so it’s ready when you are plus it won’t heat up your kitchen.  Oh yeah ~ and […]

beer battered shrimp

15-minute Beer Battered Shrimp

This 15-minute beer-battered shrimp recipe comes together quickly with baking mix and your choice of beer.  This is an awesome standalone recipe that won’t heat up your kitchen or as a great complement to steaks or burgers off the grill. This post contains affiliate links.  I was flipping through an old cookbook called Desperation Dinners, because the […]

no boil ravioli bake casserole

No Boil Ravioli Bake

This No Boil Ravioli Bake requires zero prep or planning on your part.  No pre-cooking, no defrosting, just grab your bag of frozen raviole, layer and go! Today brought a late spring snowstorm to the area and – because, kids – we also had to brave the icy tundra (the interstate) to travel to Convenient […]

crockpot taco meat

Crockpot Taco Joes

Crockpot Taco Joes are a staple in our house.  Dump everything in the crockpot in the morning, and flavorful crockpot taco meat is ready when you are!  Forget to defrost your ground beef?  No problem — this works equally well with frozen or defrosted beef. A lot of people have differing ideas about what constitutes […]

italian subs

Hot Italian Subs

These Hot Italian Subs are now a go-to meal at my house.  Meaty, cheesy, and full of flavor thanks to a buttered and seasoned bun, it’s also easy to customize for different tastes. Subs are one of those things where like, how could you go wrong?  Bread, cheese, meat, done.  But in my extensive sub […]