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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Sausage, potato and cabbage is a delicious quick and easy meal.

Kid-Friendly, Main Dishes

Sausage, Potato and Cabbage Sheet Pan Meal

Healthy Sheet Pan Dinners! If you haven’t experienced them yet, you’re totally missing out. Whether you use smoked, Polish, kielbasa (some say kabasa), Andouille, turkey kielbasa, or pork and beef sausage, a good sheet...

Is there anything better than warm coffee cake?

Desserts, Kid-Friendly

Glazed Cherry Coffee Cake

Glazed Cherry Coffee Cake Recipe Are you a fan of coffee cake recipes made with pie fillings and cake mixes? I am, because that means they are going to be easy, beautiful, and still...

Make this amazing Instant Pot Ham, glazed with maple syrup and orange. One ham plus 2 ingredients (and your Instant Pot!) equals one big SCORE at your next holiday dinner! #Instant Pot #Ham #Easter #Holidays

Conquer Your Instant Pot, Main Dishes

Instant Pot Glazed Maple Ham

Instant Pot Glazed Maple Ham Recipe  Are you ready for a bone-in ham made in your Instant Pot? You are just 12 minutes away from a juicy ham for your dinner table. And all...

Zesty and delicious - Chicken Tortilla Soup.

Conquer Your Instant Pot, Recipes

How to Make Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup

Instant Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe So here it is! My favorite Mexican chicken tortilla soup recipe in the land. Whether you like creamy chicken tortilla soup or cheesy chicken tortilla soup, you’ll find...

White Chicken and Rice Chili is hearty and warming.

Main Dishes, Recipes

White Chicken and Rice Chili

White Chicken and Rice Chili with Black Beans Recipe  This easy, creamy white chicken chili is the bomb. I’d even be willing to say it’s THE BEST chicken chili recipe in these parts. And,...

Patty Melt Sliders - ground beef and cheese with caramelized onions.

Appetizers, Kid-Friendly

Beef Patty Melt Sliders with Secret Sauce

Beef Patty Melt Sliders Recipe Have you searched all the beef slider recipes far and wide? Or maybe you’d like to know how to make slider patties? This recipe has got you covered! Beef...

Holiday Sangria is a refreshing cocktail you can make by the pitcher-full.

Beverages and Cocktails, Recipes

Easy Sangria for a Crowd

Holiday Sangria Recipe  Spiced Sangria for a Crowd – so easy, fun, and very authentic. If you’re looking for spiked sangria made with cinnamon sticks, cloves, star anise, and red wine – you’ve arrived!...

Are you looking for a delicious low-car crustless taco recipe idea?  This low-carb crustless Tex Mexican Taco pie is a family favorite!  I love how it slices up so nicely and makes a beautiful meal that tastes great!

Main Dishes, Recipes

Low-Carb Crustless Tex-Mexican Taco Pie

Low-Carb Crustless Tex-Mexican Taco Pie Recipe  Are you looking for an easy taco pie recipe?  This Low-Carb Crustless Tex-Mexican Taco Pie is a family favorite. (And everybody needs a delicious taco pie in their...

Time to enjoy a golden brown crescent roll chicken bundle with green beans on the side.

Kid-Friendly, Main Dishes

Alma June’s Crescent Roll Chicken Bundles

Alma June’s Crescent Roll Chicken Bundles Recipe  Cheesy chicken bundles? Stuffed chicken pockets? I had a hard time coming up with the perfect name for these little packets of heaven. A cream cheese and...

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

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...