Italian Sausage Vegetable Bean Stew

Soups and stews are such a comfort food when cooler weather arrives. And a good hearty stew like this Italian Sausage Vegetable Bean Stew is one of my favorite go-tos. It’s delicious, savory,  and hearty and just makes your heart happy and your belly glad!

Italian Sausage Vegetable Bean Stew - Hearty stew filled with protein, vegetables, and deliciousness. Easy recipe to warm your heart and belly! http://thelittlemomma.com

It doesn’t take too long to make. This is not your ordinary soup with tons of broth and a small amount of vegetables. No, friends, this soup is packed with protein, vegetables, and all around yumminess.

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Slow Cooker Tomato Acorn Squash Vegetable Soup

My slow cooker has definitely become one of my most used kitchen appliances. When I first got it, I didn’t think I would use it very often. But after having a baby, I realize that having a crock pot makes life SO much easier. Whoever invented the crock pot was a genius. This Fallish weather is perfect for soups and really anything delicious, warm and hearty. It’s especially great for this Slow Cooker Tomato Acorn Squash Vegetable Soup.

Slow Cooker Tomato Acorn Squash Soup - Warm, hearty, delicious soup filled with lots of vegetables. Easy to make right in your slow cooker! Perfect for a Fall day! http://thelittlemomma.com

I can truly tell you that this is one of our favorite soups now. Even if you don’t really like vegetables, it’s hard not to like this soup. My husband can attest that he enjoys this soup! And if there’s a grilled cheese sandwich to go with it, he’s a very very happy camper. He’s such a trooper eating this soup for days after the half dozen times I’ve made it.

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Crock Pot Quinoa Vegetable Chicken Soup

Fall is slowly coming! I don’t know about you, but where we live, it is still Summer in full force. I keep seeing all theses recipes for soups, baked goods, apples, and pumpkin galore! You can almost smell them in your house! It makes me just want to make them all even though it’s 90 degrees out. Oh well! Today I have a super simple Crock Pot Quinoa Vegetable Chicken Soup. Just throw all the ingredients into your crock pot and let it do ALL the work. Isn’t that amazing?!?! I think so. Especially if you have kids. No hot burners or ovens to worry about here.

Crock Pot Quinoa Vegetable Chicken Soup - A nutritious and heartier version of your everyday chicken soup all done in your crock pot. Easy recipe with everyday ingredients. http://thelittlemomma.com

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Enchilada Bake

I’m a little obsessed with Mexican food but you probably already knew that. It’s just so good! Well friends, today I have for you an Enchilada Bake. It’s not your average baked enchiladas but more like deconstructed enchiladas. But in casserole form. Doesn’t that sound so yummy and fun?

Enchilada Bake - One of our favorite dinner go-tos. Easy to make and made with simple ingredients. http://thelittlemomma.com

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Easy Pesto Tomato Cheese Pizza

Pesto Tomato Cheese Pizza. For me, it’s a healthier pizza that I don’t feel guilty for eating. It’s not greasy and it’s super delicious. My husband even loves this pizza!

Easy Pesto Tomato Cheese Pizza - Healthier pizza with pesto, mozzarella cheese, and sliced Roma tomatoes. Sure to satisfy any pizza craving! It's one of our favorite dinners! http://thelittlemomma.com

If you asked my a few years ago to eat this pizza, I wouldn’t have wanted to because it wasn’t real pizza (and by real I mean pepperoni). I hated chopped tomatoes on my pizza. But as I get older, I learn to like things I didn’t. Crazy how that works, isn’t it?

This pizza is super easy to make.

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