Yesterday I told you about the tiredness I have been experiencing lately and shared six ways I am trying to eat healthy despite the challenges. One of the tips I shared was keeping my dinners really simple. To expand on that idea, I thought it would be fun to share six of my favorite simple meals.


Crockpot Spaghetti Sauce: This was my mother’s recipe. I love to make it when we are having people over. Other times I just make a simple sauce and sometimes I add a pound of ground beef to it.


Roasted Chicken: While this takes two hours to cook, it is simple to prepare. Other times I just stick it in the slow cooker.


Roasted Vegetables and Meats: It is a simple idea. Roast vegetables and meats together for a one-dish meal. There are a lot of different ways to expand on this idea!


Cabbage and Meat (shown above): My mother-in-law makes this unusual dish, sometimes with ground beef and sometimes with sliced, all-beef natural hot dogs. We love it (strangely enough), and it is super simple to put together.


Simple Chicken Noodle Soup: When I had morning sickness, my husband would make pots of this soup. Did I mention that my husband does not do enough cooking? The fact that this was something he chose to make over and over again speaks of its simplicity.


Slow Cooker Quinoa and Chicken: This has been a family favorite and this simple recipe has been shared on many different websites since I first shared it.


There are just a few of the many simple dinners that are made with high-quality ingredients. Do you have a favorite recipe to share that is both simple and healthy?

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