Easy Recipes

Best Darn Baked Beans

Best Darn Baked Beans | Mini Van Dreams

These baked beans are the best darn baked beans ever! Everyone says so! With summer here, and picnics (hopefully) being planned, you definitely need to make these delicious beans! This scrumptious side dish started more as a “creation” and morphed into these deliciously sweet and tangy baked beans that guests were begging to take home. I hope you enjoy them!

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Mexican Pizza

Mexican Pizza | Mini Van Dreams

When Taco Bell took away my favorite menu item – Mexican Pizza – I wanted to cry! It was my go-to order whenever I went to Taco Bell. The other day I remembered I had this recipe for Mexican Pizza, that is actually BETTER than Taco Bell’s version!

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Gnocchi with Bacon Cream Sauce

Gnocchi with Bacon Cream Sauce | Mini Van Dreams

You must try my delicious Gnocchi with Bacon Cream Sauce! Since I my boyfriend has Italian heritage, a visit with his extended family is always a delicious foray into Italian cuisine. A while back, he introduced me to gnocchi and since then I have been on a quest to find the perfect sauce to go with gnocchi… and this might be it.

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Cabbage Roll Casserole

Cabbage Roll Casserole | Mini Van Dreams

All the talk last week about cabbage rolls reminded me of this quick and easy cabbage roll casserole recipe that I had. My (ex) mother in law used to make the best cabbage rolls, with her added “secret ingredient” that she shared with me before she passed away.   Did you know cabbage rolls were […]

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