Easy Penne Pasta Bake

I have been on the lookout for some easy recipes that are delicious and can feed more then just me. Well I ended up just trying out a creation I made in my mind with what I had lying around my kitchen. Anyway, so I came up with the this penne pasta bake. Print Easy […]

Southwest Style Nachos

Yum, Yum! We all love some nachos! Well here is my homemade southwestern style nachos recipe. It’s a huge hit with my entire family. Print Southwest Style Nachos Author: The Miner’s Wife Recipe type: Dinner   Delicious and very easy recipe for making nachos with a southwestern (Arizona) spin. Ingredients 1-2 pounds of hamburger meat 1 can […]

Easy Homemade Taco Salad

If you are wanting a change in your salad eating, try a taco salad! You can go with salsa, pico de gallo, or nothing and it still is a nice little treat that can easily be served with rice, beans or well nothing. If you haven’t figured out that I’m a keep it simple gal […]

Easy Southern Chicken and Dumplings

Chicken and Dumplings are another staple meal in the south. It’s one of those meals that is normally easy to make, great for any occasion and can feed a ton of people. Unfortunately some look at this meal as quite a daunting task because most southerns make their dumplings from scratch. Well I’m a busy […]

Southern Style Chicken & Rice

Chicken and rice is a staple in my house and if you have ever lived in the south, you know it’s a common meal down there. It’s extremely simple to make and cheap. Plus chicken and rice goes a long way and/or can feed a lot of people. So here is my southern style chicken […]

Baked Ranch Chicken And Rice

Simple, tasty and easy recipes are the name of my game. I like to prepare meals that take little to no preparation and obviously still taste good. I know that a microwaved meal is the easiest, but I also know nutrition is also important. So I came up with this recipe (though I’m sure someone […]

Southern Style Creamy Corn Casserole

This casserole is something I make on very rare occasions. Mostly for holiday’s as a side dish. Print Southern Style Creamy Corn Casserole Author: The Miner’s Wife Recipe type: Side Dish Prep time:  20 mins Cook time:  25 mins Total time:  45 mins   A fairly simple recipe for a creamy corn casserole side dish. Ingredients 1 […]

Glimpse into our summer

I’ve been super busy. VERY busy. The kids go back to school in 11 days and no..yes I am counting. I am set to start blogging more but less here and more at my new site which I will update y’all with soon. But I wanted to pop in and give you a glimpse of […]

Alice In Wonderland Birthday Cake

I made this cake for Tristan’s birthday that was Alice in Wonderland themed. If I had the time and patience to tell you how I created it I would. Maybe I will someday but instead I thought I would just share what the cake looks like. It involved round pans, Wilton Fondant Icing, Wilton Sparkling […]

Alice In Wonderland Birthday Invitations

I made Alice in Wonderland Birthday Invitations at home. Here is why and how: Tristan’s birthday was actually a couple months back but my intention was to blog about this sooner. Once again I had to create the birthday party from scratch just like I did with the others. Tristan was blessed with a really […]