Hi There – I’m Chef Alli

Think of me as your next door neighbor, ready to share a good, home-cooked meal with you over a glass of wine. As a Mom and farm wife from NE Kansas, I know the importance of managing a career, a household, and a family….all while keeping them well-fed. I’m excited to help you conquer dinner time...

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Yay, another one-skillet speedy meal for the win! This Tex Mex Cauliflower Rice with Ground Beef is so flavorful and filling - your family will love it and they will never notice that's it low-carb.

Low Carb, Main Dishes

Tex Mex Cauliflower Rice with Ground Beef

Yay, another one-skillet speedy meal for the win! This Tex Mex Cauliflower Rice with Ground Beef is so flavorful and filling – your family will love it and they will never notice that’s it...

This!!  I love a speedy, flavorful one-pot meal, made in MERE MINUTES in my Instant Pot.

Main Dishes, Recipes

5-Minute Pepperoni Pizza Pasta

This!!  I love a speedy, flavorful one-pot meal, made in MERE MINUTES in my Instant Pot.  At my house, if I can’t have a meal on the table, hot and ready to go within...

Creamy Mashed Potatoes Supreme with French Fried Onions and Bacon - a potato casserole that's oven-baked, full of flavor, and topped with crunchy French fried onions, bacon, cheese, and scallions.

Recipes, Side Dishes

Creamy Mashed Potatoes Supreme with French Fried Onions and Bacon

Creamy Mashed Potatoes Supreme with French Fried Onions and Bacon – a potato casserole that’s oven-baked, full of flavor, and topped with crunchy French fried onions, bacon, cheese, and scallions. It’s divine intervention in...

SUPER EASY way to repair scratched dishes and bakeware using Cream of Tartar. Follow these few easy steps!#kitchenhacks

Tips & Tutorials

How to Easily Repair Scratched Dishes and Bakeware

How to repair scratched dishes and bakeware is much easier than you think… the solution is right in your pantry! #kitchenhacks #repairscratcheddishes #bakewarerepair

Here's a super easy homemade breakfast pastry your family will do handstands for - Cherry Cream Cheese Danish!

Breakfast, Recipes

Cherry Cream Cheese Danish

Here’s a super easy homemade breakfast pastry your family will do handstands for – Cherry Cream Cheese Danish! You are just 5 ingredients away from a delightful treat that you can have ready in...

Conquer Your Instant Pot, Main Dishes

Instant Pot Barbacoa Shredded Beef with Corn Salsa

You are gonna love Barbacoa Shredded Beef! Spicy beef is braised in a blend of chipotle adobo, cumin, cloves, garlic, oregano and lime juice. Served over rice, this tender shredded beef is delicious topped...

Beverages and Cocktails, Recipes

Raspberry Lemonade Sangria

Spring has sprung, which means it’s time for fresh and refreshing flavors, even in your drinks! This Raspberry Lemonade Sangria hits the spot on a warm and breezy spring day. I love how the...

Air Fryer, Appetizers

Air Fryer Buffalo Cauliflower

Looking for a low-carb crowd pleaser?  This is totally it.  I couldn’t believe how much we enjoyed making this in our air fryer and talk about FAST….holy cow.  Awesome! #AirFryer #Cuisinart #Buffalo #Cauliflower #Appetizer...

Air Fryer, Recipes

7 Reasons An Air Fryer Might Need to Gain a Spot in Your Kitchen

  Please Note: We do use referral links for products and services that Chef Alli loves and recommends. Howdy! Anyone who knows me knows how much I constantly rave about my Instant Pot and...

Main Dishes, Tips & Tutorials

Stir Fry Like a Pro

Stir fry is a fast and healthy cooking method that anyone can conquer. What are the REAL secrets? Use a good wok (or heavy-duty skillet), fresh, not frozen, veggies, and a super-hot heat source....