Category: Recipes

I love to collect recipes and have over a decade of archived tried and true favorite recipes here on Good Life Eats!

From The Best Smoked Pork Shoulder, Easy One Skillet Baked Ziti to our kids’ favorite Indian Butter Chicken or the super easy homemade fudgy brownies you’ll find TONS of great recipes to cook up in your own kitchen.

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Lunchbox Tips for the New Year

Lunch Box Tips for the New Year

Cranberry Pomegranate Walnut Bars holiday baking recipe and photo

Cranberry Pomegranate Walnut Bars

Game Day Crock-Pot Queso con Carne - Recipe for Queso con Carne in the slow cooker

Game Day Crock-Pot Queso con Carne with Crock-Pot® Brand

Apple Crisp with Oatmeal Pecan Crumble Topping - Thanksgiving Dessert Recipe Idea

Apple Crisp with Oatmeal Pecan Crumble Topping

Baked Sweet Potatoes with Pomegranate - Thanksgiving Sweet Potato Recipe

Baked Sweet Potatoes with Pomegranate

Brining a turkey in this Rosemary Beer Brine will tenderize the meat and infuse it with a TON of flavor for Turkey Day! Check out this recipe for lots of tips on how to brine and roast a turkey.

Rosemary Beer Brined Smoked Turkey

Browned Butter Parmesan Mashed Potatoes - Thanksgiving Mashed Potatoes

Browned Butter Parmesan Mashed Potatoes

Spiced Pomegranate Apple Cider Mulled Wine Sangria recipe and photo fall cocktail - this would be a great cocktail for Thanksgiving

Spiced Pomegranate Apple Cider Mulled Wine

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Chili Recipe

Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Chili

Fall Sheet Pan Pork Tenderloin with Honey Balsamic Roasted Vegetables

Fall Sheet Pan Pork Tenderloin with Honey Balsamic Roasted Vegetables

Fish Taco Quinoa Bowls with Cilantro Lime Kale Slaw recipe

Fish Taco Quinoa Bowls with Cilantro Lime Kale Slaw

Recipe for Roasted Butternut Squash Soup with Bacon and Sage - perfect fall soup recipe

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup with Bacon and Sage

Dark Chocolate Cupcakes with Salted Caramel Buttercream and Caramel Glaze recipe and photo

Dark Chocolate Cupcakes with Salted Caramel Buttercream and Caramel Glaze

Roasted Pork with Mushrooms in a Creamy Roasted Garlic Rosemary Marsala Sauce

Roasted Pork with Mushrooms in a Creamy Roasted Garlic Rosemary Marsala Sauce

Basil Pesto with Almonds and Pecans Recipe + Tips to Freeze Pesto and Ways to Use Pesto

Walnut Almond Pesto

Easy Smoked Chicken

Easy Smoked Chicken

Greek Pico de Gallo photo and recipe

Greek Pico de Gallo

bbq dry rub in glass container next to spoon

Homemade BBQ Chicken Rub

Caramel Sauce with Vanilla and Bourbon Recipe and Photo

Caramel Sauce with Vanilla and Bourbon

Pesto Pork Chop and Summer Vegetable Foil Dinners

Mango Salsa with Grilled Corn and Blistered Red Peppers

Mango Salsa with Grilled Corn and Blistered Red Peppers

One Ingredient Slushie and Pool Bag Essentials

One Ingredient Slushies + Summer Pool Bag Essentials

Basil Kumquat Grilled Chicken Skewers with Cauliflower Steaks photo

Basil Kumquat Grilled Chicken Skewers with Cauliflower Steaks

Italian Mixed Greens Salad with Prosciutto and Lemon Dijion Vinaigrette photo

Italian Mixed Greens Salad with Prosciutto and Lemon Dijion Vinaigrette

Dark Cherry Pomegranate Crumble Recipe pictures

Black Cherry Pomegranate Cobbler

Greek Pork Kebab Platter with Greek Pico de Gallo

How to Keep Kids Hydrated - 5 Tips for Keeping Kids Hydrated

How to Keep Kids Hydrated