MENU

Fajita Burgers to Liven Up Your Burger Bar

Fajita Burgers from Good Cheap Eats

Grilling season approaches. Switch your burger bar up a bit this year with salsa, chipotle mayo, and fajita vegetables. Viva the Fajita Burger! Burgers are a huge hit at our house. I know that I can get instant approval from everyone at the table when I make hamburgers. They’re good with eating them at restaurants, […]

Shepherd’s Pie with Cheddar Mash

Shepherd's Pie with Cheddar Mash GCE PIN

Shepherd’s Pie is a hearty, filling dish featuring meat, vegetables, and gravy under a fluffy bed of mashed potatoes. Bake this up for some ultimate comfort food. I’ve been dreaming about this Shepherd’s Pie all week — especially since I didn’t get to eat any of it when I made one last Sunday. I went […]

Hearty Gluten-free Meatballs

Hearty Gluten-free Meatballs

These hearty and naturally gluten-free meatballs will quickly become a favorite at your house! The combination of beef, pork, mushrooms, and scallions is full of flavor, perfect for dousing in tomato sauce or your favorite BBQ sauce. I love meatballs. There’s something so comforting about serving up a big pot of meatballs doused in flavorful tomato sauce […]

Reuben-Style Patty Melt

Reuben Style Patty Melt Good Cheap Eats

This Reuben Sandwich and Patty Melt mashup will knock your socks off. Instead of corned beef, the grilled sandwich features a juicy burger with all the Reuben-style fixings. This post contains one or more Amazon affiliate links. When you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in advertising fees. Thanks […]

Slow Cooker Beef Stew with Mushrooms and Olives

Slow Cooker Beef Stew GCE

Want a dinner you can set and forget? Stir up a batch of this Slow Cooker Beef Stew for a hearty, flavorful supper any night of the week.  We all have busy days, don’t we? Or days when we just don’t want to do anything. Lazy days, jam-packed days, it doesn’t really matter. It’s always […]

Romantic Dinner Ideas to Cook at Home

Delicious Dinner for an At-Home Valentine's Day Dinner | Good Cheap Eats

A special dinner with your main squeeze doesn’t need to be complicated or expensive. Consider these romantic dinner ideas you can cook at home. Whether you are dining out on Valentine’s Day or another special occasion, a romantic dinner can often be a crowded, frustrating, and overpriced experience. Avoid the restaurant scene and enjoy a delicious […]

Carne Asada Recipe

Carne Asada Taco

Enjoy the smoky, savory goodness of homemade carne asada that you marinate yourself. With this carne asada recipe, you can avoid the unhealthy additives of commercial marinades and focus on real food flavor. I grew up in Southern California, with tacos and tortillas regular staples in our home just as much as peanut butter and jelly. My parents […]

Favorite Slow Cooker Pot Roast

Favorite Pot Roast (1)

A slow cooker pot roast is a welcome sight on a cold and busy evening. The slow braise allows the flavors to develop, making this one of my favorite recipes. This post contains one or more Amazon affiliate links. When you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in advertising […]

Jace’s Breakfast Burritos

Jace's Breakfast Burritos (4)

Wake your people up with the aroma of carne asada grilling. Jace’s Breakfast Burritos will make everyone’s weekend! My youngest brother is named Jace. I was almost 14 when he was born, so we lived very different childhoods. He’s closer in age to my kids than I am to him. Both my brothers went to college […]

Crockpot Chili Mac Recipe

Crockpot Chili Mac Recipe | Good Cheap Eats

This simple Chili Mac Recipe is very make-ahead and super good. It’s good old fashioned comfort food that gives you the night off cooking with delicious results. I love the ease that comes with cooking in the Crockpot (aka Crock-pot, aka slow cooker). It cooks and keeps food warm for you while you do other […]