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...

Let's Get You Cookin'!
Bacon and Goat Cheese with Tomatoes and Peaches in a salad.

Recipes, Salads

Peach and Tomato Salad with Goat Cheese and Crispy Bacon

Here you are, my friends! The best straight-forward summer salad in the land, I promise: Peach and Tomato Salad with Goat Cheese and Crispy Bacon. When you have homegrown tomatoes running out your ears...

A big fat, melty Air Fryer Breakfast Pizza.

Air Fryer, Breakfast

Air Fryer Breakfast Pizzas

Are you in love with your air fryer and how darn fast it can cook up some delicious meals? We sure are. Air Fryer Breakfast Pizzas are a quick handheld breakfast that require only...

Warm Farm House Ham and Cheese Rolls on a baking sheet.

Breads/Quick Breads, Recipes

Farm House Ham and Cheese Rolls

Are you a cinnamon roll fan? We are! Well, here’s that same basic dough turned into a soft and tender SAVORY roll – Farm Home Ham and Cheese Rolls. Deli ham and shredded cheese...

Italian Hoagie Dip topped with chopped pickles, ready to serve.

Appetizers, Recipes

Italian Hoagie Dip {In Just Two Steps}

Italian Hoagie Dip {In Just Two Steps} is a fast and flavorful dip that’s creamy and crunchy all at once. We really enjoy the Italian flavor combinations of this dip. It’s the perfect party...

Here you go, folks - a super easy, super creamy, uber-tasty potato soup that can be made in one pot! Grab your Instant Pot and whip up this Sausage, Bacon and Potato Soup for the fam - it's pure comfort food at it's finest. #potatosoup #bacon #sausage #comfortfood #familyfavorite #family #Instant Pot

Recipes, Soups/Stews/Chowders

Instant Pot Sausage, Bacon and Potato Soup

Here you go, folks – a super easy, super creamy potato soup that can be made in one pot! Grab your favorite electric pressure cooker and whip up this Instant Pot Sausage, Bacon and...

Mounded potatoes, cabbage, and bell peppers with Kielbasa sausage.

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. This Sausage, Potato and Cabbage Sheet Pan Meal is a healthy and flavorful recipe for easy weeknight meals. Sausage, Potato...

Two Mahi Mahi seasoned fillets on a white plate with a fork.

Air Fryer, Kid-Friendly

Air Fryer Mahi Mahi with Mango Salsa

Mahi Mahi is a fantastic fish for the air fryer. We love Air Fryer Mahi Mahi with Mango Salsa because it’s a flavorful yet low fat and low calorie weeknight meal that’s ready in...

A nice fat, glazed ham fresh from the oven.

Main Dishes, Recipes

Cheap Oven Baked Honey Ham

Wondering how you can make an inexpensive boneless ham taste absolutely and amazingly delicious? This easy recipe for Cheap Oven Baked Honey Ham is your ticket! This is the perfect ham that’s simple to...

A ring of pull apart stuffing on a white serving platter with rosemary on the side.

Recipes, Side Dishes

Baked Pull-Apart Stuffing Ring

Stuffing crossed with biscuits?? Yes, please! And talk about an easy and delicious holiday side dish that also looks impressive. Baked Pull-Apart Stuffing Ring is Thanksgiving dressing that’s loaded with pork sausage, biscuits and...

A fully-assembled air fryer pizza on a cutting board.

Kid-Friendly, Main Dishes

Air Fryer Free-Style Mexican Pizzas

Easy air fryer recipes – I’m collecting more and more since we use our air fryer all the time. I’m glad to add Air Fryer Free-Style Mexican Pizzas to my collection. My family loves...