Red Pepper Pesto

My Dad had two nice Basil plants this summer which produced a LOT of leaves, but by yesterday the plant was quite sad, and was ready to be tossed… However, there were still a number of leaves on the plant so we thought, why not try to squeeze out a little more basil as a…

Shrimp Scampi over Fettuccine

You know when you all the sudden get the BIGGEST craving for something and nothing can satisfy it until you have it? Well that was the case for me on Sunday with Shrimp Scampi lol. Fortunately, it’s REALLY easy to make and I had all the ingredients minus the shrimp. I didn’t put cream in this…

Beef Taquitos

These are PACKED with flavor and super easy to make!! Ingredients: 1 lb ground beef 2oz cream cheese 1 TBsp ranch dressing mix (powdered) 1/2 tsp garlic powder 1TBsp minced onion 1 cup shredded Mexican cheese 1/2 can rotel tomatoes 4 tortilla wraps Directions: Brown ground beef in a medium skillet, add garlic powder, minced…

Orange Julius

I don’t know if anyone remembers the Orange Julius stand in the mall… But I used to LIVE off of them!! This tastes like a creamsicle melting in your mouth! YUMMM Ingredients: 2-1/2 cups orange juice 1 cup milk 1 tsp vanilla 1/4 cup sugar Ice Directions: 1.  Throw everything into a blender and whip…

Crockpot Eggplant Parm

This is super duper easy and was SOO delicious!! Don’t be worried if you scope it out and it doesn’t look glamorous… The flavors speak for themselves!! Ingredients: (2) boxes frozen pre-made eggplant cutlets 2 cups mozzarella cheese (sliced or shredded) 1 (32 oz) jar marinara sauce Directions: Spray slow cooker with cooking spray. Place…