Korean Grilled Beef

Korean Grilled Beef is full of amazing flavor and easy to make on the grill.

Korean Grilled Beef is full of amazing flavor and so quick and easy to throw on the grill! We’ve been keeping that new grill of ours busy this summer.  Between the grill and the slow cooker I haven’t turned my oven on except to do a little baking now and then.  Remember that yummy blueberry pie?  That was worth turning the oven for. Flank steak is one of our favorite cuts of meat.  I usually just pop it into some kind of marinade overnight and then onto the grill it [Continue Reading…]

Fast Fire Flank Steak

Flank Steak

Fast Fire Flank Steak is one of the top favorite meals for the men at my house!   This was one of the earliest recipes I shared here on the blog back in 2008.  It’s been a family favorite for a long time.  Today you are getting an updated and improved version! The Fast Fire Flank Steak is a standard here at the Wilkes’ house.  If you ask any of the men at my house what their favorite dinner is, Fast Fire Flank Steak would be in the top two choices [Continue Reading…]

Slow Cooker Korean Beef Lettuce Wraps

slow cooker korean beef lettuce wraps @yourhomebasedmom.com

Lettuce Wraps are a great option when you are trying to cut down on carbs or are eating gluten free. Happy Monday!  I hope you had a great weekend.  Jim and I made a trip to Seattle and went to a Mariner’s Game Friday  night.  My husband loves baseball and I basically go for the food.  Safeco Field where the Marnier’s play has some good places to eat.  Who can pass up those Rally fries when that garlic scent permeates the stadium and I always like Ivar’s fish & chips! [Continue Reading…]

Slow Cooker BBQ Beef Brisket}only 4 ingredients

slow cooker beef brisket - only needs 4 ingredients!

While my kids were in high school, I spent a lot of time in the costume shop at the school.   One of my favorite things about it was the opportunity it gave me to meet some of the other moms of my children’s friends. It never fails, when moms get together, the conversation always makes it around to… “So what are you having for dinner?” I love to ask that question.  I have gotten a lot of great new recipes by asking it. Today’s recipe is one that I got that [Continue Reading…]

Slow Cooker Beef Curry

slow cooker beef curry

Add this slow cooker beef curry to your dinner rotation this week.  It is full of flavor and is delicious served with rice and or naan bread. I keep thinking I am going to put the slow cooker away and start using my grill more but I’ve got such a strong love affair going with that slow cooker that I’m having a hard time.  Even with the nicer weather we are having I am still loving using my slow cooker.  So this week you get another slow cooker recipe that [Continue Reading…]

Slow Cooker Beef Stroganoff

Slow Cooker Beef Stroganoff

Slow Cooker Beef Stroganoff is a  simple and delicious solution to dinner! I love starting the week off with a good slow cooker dinner idea!  If you need a little help and inspiration for what to feed the family this week, here it is.  I always said that I don’t mind cooking, in fact I rather enjoy it.  What I don’t enjoy is having to decide what to cook every single night.  When my kids were younger and living at home I use to make each of them come up with [Continue Reading…]

Slow Cooker Beef Brisket

Slow Cooker Beef Brisket @yourhomebasedmom.com

Slow Cooker Beef Brisket is the delicious and easy.  The perfect combination. I love using my slow cooker on Mondays.  It is a nice way to ease back into the week.  This past weekend we went down to the San Francisco area to visit our son and his wife.  If you follow me on Instagram you saw some of the fun we were having! After all our fun and playing,  I needed some easing into my week! We love a good beef brisket at our house and cooking it in the [Continue Reading…]

Slow Cooker Sloppy Joes

Slow Cooker Sloppy Joes from yourhomebasedmom.com  Sweet and Tangy!

I am a day late with this week’s slow cooker recipe.  That’s what happens when you go out of town for 12 days.  I had a lot of fun attending two conferences and playing with my girls though!  I’ll be sharing some of the fun places I ate in Utah later this week.  You know I can’t live without my slow cooker. Did you know that February is National Canned Food Month?   I am excited to be working with Mom It Forward as part of their Cans Get You [Continue Reading…]

Asian Marinated London Broil & Giveaway

Asian Marinaded London Broil

The Giveway is now closed.  Congratulations to Comment #16 .  Email me your mailing info Sandy S and we will get you y our prize! Sandy S says  My favorite is a good ribeye or a roast! This Asian Inspired London Broil is marinaded over night and then cooked to perfection! In October I had the opportunity to attend a blogger trip to Ohio hosted by Certified Angus Beef.  It was a blast!  I met so many new amazing bloggers and Certified Angus treated us like royalty.  I also learned [Continue Reading…]