Olive Garden Zuppa Toscana

I love Olive Gardens zuppa Toscana soup. It’s one of my favorite things to get there. So with cold weather and soup season upon us, I’m going to share with you a surprisingly simple recipe for this soup! Ingredients: 1lb Italian sausage 2 russet potatoes 1cup heavy cream 48oz chicken broth plus one can 1 […]

Semi Homemade: 3 ingredient pumpkin bars 

With fall in full swing I wanted to share with you a very simple recipe for pumpkin bars! And the best part is that it’s only three ingredients!! What you’ll need: 1 can of pumpkin 1 spice cake box mix 1 container cream cheese frosting Directions: Preheat oven to 350. In a large mixing bowl, […]

Semi Homemade: Sausage Alfredo

Today I’m going to share with you all a recipe for a semi homemade Alfredo pasta with smoked sausage (you can use chicken too). It’s so quick to put together and tastes like something you would get at Olive Garden!  Ingredients: 1 Jar Bertolli’s mushroom Alfredo sauce 1 small bag frozen steamed broccoli 1 box […]

Semi Homemade: Smothered Burrito

I’m going to start a series of recipes for quick and easy meals that are “semi homemade.” So without further ado, here is my semi homemade burrito recipe! I can have this recipe made and served in under 1/2 hour which makes it a great choice for nights where you would normally opt for carry […]

Colton’s Steakhouse “Loaded” Chicken

We don’t eat out very often; between our opposite work schedules and Sylas’ temperament, we just never find the time. I also like to make food at home and have enough to have leftovers for my lunch the next day at work. I generally have a menu item that I always get at each individual […]

Easy Cheesy Grilled Potatoes

With the start of grilling season coming upon us (I’m from the midwest so we say “grill out” but you might call it a barbecue), I wanted to share an easy side dish to any grilled dinner. We make it just about every time we grill out. Its really versatile and you can add anything […]