Slow Cooker Lentil Stew with Sausage

Slow Cooker Lentil & Sausage Stew

If you’re put off by the title of this soup because it has “lentils” and “chicken sausage” in it. Or think it sounds “too healthy” to be good, I hope you decide to live adventurously and give it a try. This slow cooker lentil stew with sausage is a hearty and healthy soup for sure. […]

Easy Healthy Sausage Spinach Wild Rice Soup

Easy Healthy Sausage Spinach Soup

I love this easy healthy sausage spinach wild rice soup. I first made it back in October 2000, when it caught my eye in Cooking Light Magazine. I clipped it and added it to my favorite recipes file. My mom – a fellow homemade soup lover – thought it was great and wanted the recipe […]

Easy Dinner Recipe: Sausage, Peppers, Onions and Potatoes in the Oven

Italian Sausage, Potatoes, Peppers and Onions

Here’s a great easy dinner recipe, especially if you are looking for tasty sausage recipes for dinner. Sausage, peppers, onions and potatoes in the oven. I’v also included an equally delicious variation that adds pieces of chicken and crushed tomatoes to the mix. Both versions are personal favorites of mine. Mom use to make this […]

Favorite Shrimp Soup Recipes – Spicy Crab & Shrimp Soup – Sausage & Shrimp Gumbo

Spicy Crab Shrimp Soup

Here’s two of my favorite shrimp soup recipes – A spicy crab and shrimp soup that I first made in the early 1990s and a great sausage and shrimp gumbo soup. If you’re looking for easy shrimp recipes for dinner, these two soups are hard to beat. I love hearty soups for lunch, and dinner/supper (whichever you […]

Pumpkin Pasta with Sausage


I tried this recipe for pumpkin pasta with sausage last night. When you are short for quick easy dinner ideas, pasta is hard to beat. This recipe for sausage pumpkin sauce for pasta from Rachael Ray caught my eye, (probably because I love sausage) as I was searching the internet for dinner inspiration. As usual, I […]

Jacques Pepin’s Italian Sausage Pasta Recipe


This Italian sausage pasta recipe is one of my all-time favorites. It’s adapted from the great cookbook, Jacques Pepin’s Kitchen: Cooking With Claudine, that was also a fun television show on PBS years ago, back in the pre-food network days. I first made this easy  Italian sausage pasta dish for my brother back in the […]

Shrimp and Chicken Sausage Healthy Jambalaya Recipe


Here’s a great healthy jambalaya recipe. Seeking something a little out of the ordinary, yet relatively easy for dinner last night, I came up with this shrimp & chicken sausage jambalaya. It’s based on a recipe I came across in a new magazine called Clean Eating I used shrimp and sausage since that was what […]