Basic Spaghetti Bolognese

basic spaghetti bolognese

Last week after school Max asked if he could help me make supper. My immediate reaction was to hold back a sigh and wonder how to let him down easy. My hubby had been away on a business trip for most of the week and I was trying to get everything ready for them, and myself, as… 

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Classic Bacon Cheeseburgers (& my favourite burger patties)

Classic Bacon Cheeseburger

I haven’t shared many burger recipes on here, even though they are almost a weekly occurrence over here in the summer. There is a reason, albeit a pretty lame one. I’ve tried making burgers with all the mix-ins but over and over again our favourite patty has always been the simplest of patties and our favourite… 

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Big Batch Swedish Meatballs (Makes 4 Freezer Meals!)

Swedish Meatballs 17 (1)

Since I’ve got stocking my freezer on the brain, the last time I made swedish meatballs I decided to make an extra large batch of meatballs so that I could put a bunch in the freezer for later. I figure if I’m going through the process of making meatballs why not make a big batch?… 

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Crispy Baked Taco Shells & Seasoning

Crispy Baked Taco Shells & Seasoning

Normally my family eats our tacos burrito-style – rolled up in a soft flour tortilla. But, lately I’ve been craving crispy taco shells. It’s just something about that crunch. But, I don’t really like the ones you get from the store, they’re not the epitome of health and aren’t all that flavourful either. So, I… 

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Homemade: Hamburger Helper (Beef Stroganoff)

Homemade: Hamburger Helper (Beef Stroganoff)

Hamburger Helper reminds me of my dad. When I was a kid and Dad was cooking you almost always knew it would contain ground beef. His specialty was a concoction of ground beef and cream of mushroom soup served over rice. I always looked forward to it whenever he made it and it tasted very… 

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