American Foods

Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes – Spend With Pennies

Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes – Spend With Pennies

Instant Pot Mashed Potatoes are the quickest and easiest mashed potatoes to make. They are fluffy, creamy, and the perfect side dish for Thanksgiving or holiday meals.  Using the Instant Pot saves time and leaves room on the stove to cook over things. These...

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The Best Apple Crumb Pie

The Best Apple Crumb Pie

Apple Crumble Pie is a delicious and easy pie that everyone requests time and again. A tender flaky crust filled with sweet juicy cinnamon kissed apples all topped of with a delicious crumb topping. This is the perfect apple pie to serve after any meal! Why...

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Crab Stuffed Mushrooms – Spend With Pennies

Crab Stuffed Mushrooms – Spend With Pennies

Crab Stuffed Mushrooms are quick and easy to make. Best of all, this appetizer recipe can be made ahead of time and baked just before serving. Juicy mushroom caps filled with a creamy cheesy crab filling and topped with a sprinkle of bread crumbs. The Best Crab...

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Roasted Cherry Tomatoes – Spend With Pennies

Roasted Cherry Tomatoes – Spend With Pennies

Roasted Cherry Tomatoes are great for mixing into pasta sauces, topping sandwiches, or enjoying as a simple side dish! A few spices, some balsamic vinegar, a generous serving of garlic, and olive oil are all that are needed! Quick & Easy Side Dish This is...

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Sesame Ground Turkey Bowls (20 Minute Meal)

Sesame Ground Turkey Bowls (20 Minute Meal)

These sesame ground turkey bowls are a flavorful meal and best of all, ready in less than 20 minutes! This ground turkey recipe is combined with coleslaw mix (or cabbage), ginger, and garlic in a sweet and savory sauce. This reheats well making it perfect for...

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20 Minute Lemon Pasta – Spend With Pennies

20 Minute Lemon Pasta – Spend With Pennies

Light and bright in flavor, this lemon pasta dish is super quick and easy to make (about 20 minutes!)! A simple sauce of lemon, butter, and a splash of cream (and some capers if you’d like) is tossed with pasta. This is perfect for lunch or as a “nest” under a...

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Crispy Popcorn Shrimp – Spend With Pennies

Crispy Popcorn Shrimp – Spend With Pennies

Hot, crunchy, popcorn shrimp are easy to make at home and can be baked in the oven, air fryer, or even fried crispy in oil. Tender little shrimp with a seasoned crispy coating cook quickly for a great meal or appetizer! Perfect Popcorn Shrimp What is popcorn...

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Easy Ambrosia Salad (3-Step Recipe)

Easy Ambrosia Salad (3-Step Recipe)

This Ambrosia Salad recipe was a staple at my Grandma’s holiday dinner table.  A fluffy ‘salad’ that really isn’t a salad at all, this side dish recipe (also known as 5-Cup salad) has a creamy base with coconut shreds, pineapple, oranges, and miniature...

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