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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Are you a chocolate lover? Then you need to know about these Ridiculous Chocolate Brownies? Dark, rich, and luscious....these brownies should be considered one of the seven wonders of the world! This recipe makes a giant pan of brownies and get ready for a serious sugar rush - these are just delicious! #brownies #chocolate #darkchocolate

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Ridiculous Chocolate Brownies with Miss Sue’s Creamy Chocolate Frosting

Are you a chocolate lover? Then you need to know about these Ridiculous Chocolate Brownies? Dark, rich, and dense…these brownies should be considered one of the seven wonders of the world! This recipe makes...

Have you ever made an angel food cake from a box mix? I was absolutely delighted at how delicious it is, not to mention easy. And, all you have to add is WATER! This Easy Angel Food Cake with Citrus Glaze is a dream to make and your guests will rave over it! #angelfood #cake #dessert #summer #bakedgoods

Desserts, Recipes

Easy Angel Food Cake with Citrus Glaze

Have you ever made an angel food cake from a box mix? I am absolutely delighted at how delicious it is, not to mention easy. And, all you have to add is WATER! This...

My guys love this one-pan Tex Mex Beef and Rice Casserole meal! I love having another recipe that turns ground beef into a tastmasterpiece that's easy, flavorful, and fast. I made this in my cast iron skillet, but it also works great baked in a casserole dish. #TexMex #GroundBeef #EatBeef #BeefAndRice #Easy #Fast #SkilletMeal #OnePanMeal

Kid-Friendly, Main Dishes

Tex Mex Beef and Rice Casserole with Chipotle Crema

My guys love this one-pan Tex Mex Beef and Rice Casserole meal! I love having another recipe that turns ground beef into a tasty masterpiece that’s easy, flavorful, and fast. I made this in...

What screams comfort food louder than a good, classic meatloaf? With a tangy glaze, these moist and tender Tomato-Glazed Meatloaf Bundles are sure to become a family favorite! Serve them on a bed of whipped mashed potatoes. #groundbeef #meatloaf #bundles #easy #family

Main Dishes, Recipes

Tomato-Glazed Meatloaf Bundles

What screams comfort food louder than a good, classic meatloaf? With a tangy glaze, these moist and tender Tomato-Glazed Meatloaf Bundles are sure to become a family favorite! Serve them on a bed of...

When it comes to breakfast, what's better than a warm, yummy Bacon, Egg and Cheese Biscuit Sandwich? Having these on hand to pull out of the freezer and pop into the oven on busy school mornings has saved my bacon more times than I can even say.

Breakfast, Fancy Food Show

Make-Ahead Bacon, Egg, and Cheese Biscuit Sandwiches

When it comes to breakfast, what’s better than a warm, yummy Bacon, Egg and Cheese Biscuit Sandwich? Having these on hand to pull out of the freezer and pop into the oven on busy...

Conquer Your Instant Pot, Recipes

Best Ever Corn-On-The-Cob Hacks

Summertime simply wouldn’t be summertime without sweet corn….am I right? We love to grow sweet corn each year and can hardly wait for when it’s finally ready to pick, especially since we have to...

Here's the answer to the perfect summer party: Low Country Sheet-Pan Shrimp Boil! Talk about fun and easy and your guests will squeal with delight. And, as the host, you're going to love it because there's hardly any clean up required. #LowCountry #ShrimpBoil #Shrimp #Cajun #Easy #Andouille #SheetPanMeal #SheetPanDinner

Conquer Your Instant Pot, Main Dishes

Low Country Sheet-Pan Shrimp Boil

Here’s the answer to the perfect summer party: Low Country Sheet-Pan Shrimp Boil. Talk about fun and easy, and your guests will squeal with delight. And, as the host, you’re going to love it...

Ready for a fiesta in your mouth? This Chunky Chicken Burrito Skillet Meal brings it! Tender chunks of spiced chicken combined with saucy rice and black beans make up this quick skillet meal. Just add your favorite cheese and toppings to customize. #SkilletMeal #SpeedyMeal #Mexican #burrito #chicken

Conquer Your Instant Pot, Kid-Friendly

Chunky Chicken Burrito Skillet Meal

Ready for a fiesta in your mouth? This Chunky Chicken Burrito Skillet Meal brings it! Tender chunks of spiced chicken combined with saucy rice and black beans make up this quick skillet meal. Just...

Here it is, my friends - the ultimate skillet meal for those crisp, cool days of Fall when you're craving something colorful, savory, and hearty: Roast Pork Tenderloin with Bacon Cran-Apple Sauerkraut. Your family will love this easy one-skillet meal almost as much as you love the quick clean-up following dinner! #Pork #PorkTenderloin #SkilletMeal #SpeedyMeal #OnePanMeal #Fall #Sauerkraut #Bacon

Main Dishes, Recipes

Roast Pork Tenderloin with Bacon Cran-Apple Sauerkraut

Here it is, my friends – the ultimate skillet meal for those crisp, cool days of Fall when you’re craving something colorful, savory, and hearty: Roast Pork Tenderloin with Bacon Cran-Apple Sauerkraut. Your family...

Here's a fat-free salad that's crunchy, fresh, and chock-full of vegetables. I also love how colorful this Sweet Corn and Baby Pea Salad with Jicama is. And talk about delicious on a hot summer day! #summer #salad #fresh #vegetables #crunchy #jicama #sweetcorn #babypeas

Low Carb, Recipes

Sweet Corn and Baby Pea Salad with Jicama

Here’s a fat-free salad that’s crunchy, fresh, and chock-full of vegetables. I also love how colorful this Sweet Corn and Baby Pea Salad with Jicama is. And talk about delicious on a hot summer...