Teriyaki Chicken Strips

We’re trying to eat a little healthier around here so I’m on the lookout for healthy dinners.  I had a package of chicken tenders in the freezer so searched for recipes to utilize them and this one fit the bill.  It was delicious, easy and fast, my three favorite things in a recipe. 1 pound … Continue reading

Baked Pasta with Beef

Dinner doesn’t get any easier than this and bonus, it was yummy! 2 1/2 cups (7 oz) pasta of your choice (I used 16 oz of ziti ) 1 pound hamburger 1 (26 oz) jar spaghetti sauce (I used a 32 oz jar) 1 1/2 cups (6 oz) shredded mozzarella (thought I had mozzarella but … Continue reading

Elbow Macaroni with Crispy Breadcrumbs and Broccoli

Delicious dinner.  That is all. 6 tablespoons olive oil, plus more for drizzling 1/2 cup breadcrumbs zest of 1 lemon 3 cups (12 oz) elbow macaroni 4 cups chopped broccoli 1 clove garlic, minced or pressed 1 cup chicken stock 1 cup shredded parmigiano-reggiano 1  Cook pasta according to package directions.  While pasta is cooking, … Continue reading

Taco Pizza

What could be better than tacos and pizza together? 1 (11 oz) can refrigerated thin pizza crust 1 pound ground beef 1 (1 oz) package taco seasoning 1/4 cup water 1 (4 oz) can chopped green chilies 2 cups (8 oz) shredded Mexican cheese blend 1 1/2 cups shredded lettuce 1 cup seeded, chopped tomato … Continue reading

Beef and Bean Taco Casserole

This is for people who want to eat their tacos with a fork!  Delicious! 1 pound ground beef 1 (16 oz) can refried beans 1 (16 oz) jar salsa 1 (1 oz) package taco seasoning mix 2 1/2 cups coarsely broken tortilla chips 1 bunch green onions, sliced 2 medium tomatoes, chopped 1 cup shredded … Continue reading