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  • Tuna and noodles, a classic standard
    Tuna and noodles, a classic standard
    There are many recipes that have stood the test of time. Some of those are the "classic standards", including meatloaf, fried chicken, pot roast and pork chops. There are scores of recipes for these favorites and they remain favorites up...
  • Mediterranean bake
    Mediterranean bake
    Ingredients1½ lbs. chicken thighs, cubed2 garlic cloves, sliced2 tbsp. marinade from artichoke hearts4 sprigs oregano, leaves strippedOlive oilRed wine vinegar1 lb. fusili pasta1 red onion, sliced1 pint cherry tomatoes½ cup marinated...
  • onion casserole
    Rice and onion casserole recipe
    This rice and onion casserole makes a perfect side dish to any protein. It is perfect for any Holiday and even makes a super simple weekend dish.If shopping in Raleigh, NC, shop: Harris TeeterRice and onion casserole4 cups brown rice, cooked2...
  • Beef dish that won't leave you a "wreck"
    Beef dish that won't leave you a "wreck"
    If you pick up any cookbook and look at the index, you'll see that some recipes have interesting names. Some recipes have titles that are quite humorous and innovative. It's always fun to read the recipes to try to figure out how and why...
  • Pork chops and potatoes make a sensational dish
    Pork chops and potatoes make a sensational dish
    As busy as many of us are, it pays to save time whenever and wherever we can. We can do that in the kitchen, as well. It's always to our advantage to be able to bake more than one dish in the oven at the same time. It not only saves time, but...
  • Reuben Casserole, the sandwich's relative
    Reuben Casserole, the sandwich's relative
    If you go to a delicatessen or any restaurant that serves sandwiches, you may be familiar with one called "The Reuben". This is a old classic that has sauerkraut, corned beef, and Swiss cheese served with mustard on rye bread. It's a...
  • A meal that cooks all at once
    A Meal That Cooks All At Once
    Often when preparing a meal for family or for company, you want all the dishes that you're serving to try to time out to where they're all completed, hot, and ready to be served at the same time. Naturally, that doesn't always happen....
  • Zucchini feta casserole recipe
    Zucchini feta casserole recipe: Use your garden veggies
    Looking for a zucchini recipe to use up a bumper crop from your garden? My parents gave me a couple of bags of fresh zucchini from Dad's garden, and I wanted to make something other than boiled or fried zucchini.I adapted this zucchini feta...
  • Spaghetti from the oven
    Spaghetti from the oven
    Spaghetti is an Italian dish that most everyone enjoys, especially children! Spaghetti and meatballs are a universal favorite and most everyone who makes it has their own special recipe that reflects their own personal taste. What's more,...
  • Squash made two ways
    Squash made two ways
    Squash is a summer vegetable that many people like, including me!. Its versatility enables the cook to use it in some common ways, as well as some new and unique ways. If you happen to be growing squash or have received some from a grower, one...
  • Baked vegetable casserole: Veggies over cubed bread for a healthy bread pudding
    Baked vegetable casserole: Veggies over cubed bread for a healthy bread pudding
    Even though the recipe name implies bread pudding it isn’t what you are thinking. This is a casserole dish that has a base of cubed, hard-crusted bread beneath a shroud of cheese and vegetables. The recipe also calls for sausage which you...
  • Asparagus and vegetable Stromboli: Pastry dinner baked into a rolled log
    Asparagus and vegetable Stromboli: Pastry dinner baked into a rolled log
    Preparing dinner for the family can sometimes get tense especially when you are looking for something new, different and nutritious to serve. This pastry dish is the perfect distraction for the cook and everyone sitting at the dinner table that...
  • Chicken casserole from someone who didn't like to cook
    Chicken casserole from someone who didn't like to cook
    For those of us who enjoy cooking, getting a new recipe is always fun! Whether we get those kitchen treasures from friends, relatives, neighbors or whoever, it's always fun to see what others prepare in their own kitchens. And, whenever we...
  • Beans turned into a main dish
    Turn beans into a main dish
    Typically, beans are served as a side dish with little fanfare. We've all grown used to serving this vegetable pretty much as is and without a lot of added spice. The only exception to this rule is when we make baked beans or a bean casserole....
  • Casserole for any meal
    Casserole for any meal
    When you think of a casserole, you normally think of a dinner dish. With the tons of casserole recipes available to cooks everywhere, there's a casserole that fits every taste, preference and appetite. No matter what your tastes are, there'...