Chicken Garden Medley

With summer coming to an end I thought it was a good time to past an end of the summer garden recipe. I thought this Chicken Garden Medley dish was really good and my wife absolutely loved it. Give this one-dish recipe a try before the summer vegetables are history for the year. Chicken Garden Medley Recipe Type: Main Author: Larry Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 40 mins Serves: 4 3.4.3177 Adapted from Taste of Home Magazine

Instant Pot Cajun Pork and Rice

I used my Instant Pot for this recipe but I’m sure any good electric pressure cooker would work out just as well. This is a simple one dish recipe and because it is cooked in the pressure cooker it doesn’t take all that long to prepare. Instant Pot Cajun Pork and Rice Recipe Type: Pressure Cooker Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 15 mins Total time: 25 mins Serves: 3-4 3.4.3177 Adapted from Taste of Home magazine  

Chicken and Rice Dinner

This chicken and rice casserole recipe caught my eye because it doesn’t have the typical canned soup ingredients which in my mind makes it a lot healthier. This recipe requires very little prep time and there is a good chance you will have all of the ingredients on hand. Chicken and Rice Dinner Recipe Type: Main Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 70 mins Total time: 1 hour 20 mins Serves: 4 3.4.3177 Adapted from Taste of Home Cookbook  

Slow Cooker Stuffed Cabbage Casserole Recipe

Using the slow cooker made this recipe really simple to put together. There is a little prep time involved, but nowhere near as much as when you actually have to stuff the cabbage. All the flavors are there, they are just taking on a different form, and because it is cooked in the slow cooker it frees up a lot of time to get some other things done. Slow Cooker Stuffed Cabbage Casserole Recipe Recipe Type: Slow Cooker Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 5 hours Total time: 5 hours 15 mins Serves: 4 3.4.3177  

Shepherd’s Pie for Two

This Shepherd’s Pie for Two is a delicious one-dish recipe and just the right amount for two people. It does require a little time to put it all together but it is well worth the effort. I used frozen peas and carrots in this recipe and cooked them from the frozen state and it worked out really well. Shepherd’s Pie for Two Recipe Type: Cooking for Two Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 40 mins Total time: 50 mins Serves: 2 3.4.3177 Adapted from Cooks Country

Tex-Mex Chicken Casserole Recipe

This Tex-Mex casserole recipe is easy to put together and will serve 4-6. A lot of the seasoning comes from the chips used in the recipe. This recipe also has cooked chicken as one of the ingredients so I used a rotisserie chicken in the recipe. Tex-Mex Chicken Casserole Recipe Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 60 mins Total time: 1 hour 15 mins Serves: 4-6 3.4.3177 Adapted from Kraft Recipes

Creamy Burger Casserole Recipe

This is a great one dish recipe for after work or school. It requires just a few ingredients and cooks quickly. This is the type of recipe I’m sure the kids would love.   Creamy Burger Casserole Recipe Recipe Type: Main Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 30 mins Serves: 2-3 3.4.3177 Adapted from Kraft recipes

Pork Chops with Creamy Scalloped Potatoes

This is a one dish meal you and your family will love. These cheesy and Creamy scalloped potatoes are delicious, and the pork turns out nice and tender. The original recipe called for boneless chops but I decided to use bone in to add to the flavor. Pork Chops with Creamy Scalloped Potatoes Recipe Type: Main Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 70 mins Total time: 1 hour 25 mins Serves: 4 3.4.3177 Adapted from Allrecipes

One Pan Roasted Chicken and Potatoes

This One Pan Roasted Chicken and Potatoes is really close to a one dish meal; just add a vegetable and supper is ready.  This recipe does take a little time to put together because of the marinating time which is at least 2 hours. I didn’t feel like dealing with it the next day so I let it marinade overnight which allowed the seasoning to blend in nicely. If you’re looking for a hearty and delicious chicken dinner give this one a try. One Pan Roasted Chicken and Potatoes Recipe Type: Main Author: Larry Prep time: 120 mins Cook time: 60 …

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Smoked Sausage with Penne Recipe

My wife picked up some smoked sausage on sale at our local market (was such a good price she couldn’t resist).  I was planning on some type of casserole dish for supper so I decided to give this Smoked Sausage with Penne Recipe a try. This is a simple recipe that doesn’t require a lot of prep or cooking time. The end result is a cheesy and rice casserole dish. Give this one a try it’s really good!! Smoked Sausage with Penne Recipe Recipe Type: Main Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 35 mins Total time: 50 mins …

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Chicken Marsala Pasta Recipe

Marsala chicken is one of my favorite recipes so when I saw this Chicken Marsala Pasta Recipe, it looked really good, so I thought I would give it a try. This is a simple recipe that doesn’t take all that much time to prepare. Most of the time involved is cooking the chicken, but if you pound it down it cooks quickly. This would also be a great dish for a potluck or party. To view the original recipe go to Blogchef.net. Chicken Marsala Pasta Recipe Recipe Type: Main Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 40 mins Total …

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String Pie

This one-dish recipe is simple and quick making it a great recipe for after school or work. This string pie is basically baked spaghetti with a little different twist consisting of eggs and cottage cheese. There is plenty of room for extras like adding mushrooms and maybe some red pepper flakes to add a little heat; just use your imagination. Give this one a try; Enjoy String Pie Recipe Type: Main Cuisine: Italian Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 30 mins Total time: 40 mins Serves: 4-6 3.4.3177  

Chili Casserole with Cornbread

Chili and cornbread always seem to go good together. Put them both in the same dish and you create an amazing one dish meal. I was a little worried about how well the cornbread would bake with the chili added to it, but to my surprise, it was almost perfect. The recipe calls for an 8 x 12 – 2-quart dish which I did not have on hand – so I substituted an 8 x 8 an, as a result, the chili mix pretty much covered the cornbread, but the end result was still very good. If you’re looking for …

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Old – Fashioned Beef Pot Pie

This would be a great recipe for after school. It is simple to put together and requires very little prep time. You can have dinner on the table in less than an hour and the kids will love it! Old – Fashioned Beef Pot Pie Recipe Type: Main Author: Larry Prep time: 5 mins Cook time: 40 mins Total time: 45 mins Serves: 4 3.4.3177 Adapted from 100 Best Hamburger Recipes

Smoked Sausage Baked Beans Recipe

I wanted baked beans, for a side dish, for a fish fry, but did not want to spend all day cooking them. I found this recipe on my son’s blog “blogchef.net”. The combinations of flavors looked really good and the recipe could be completed in about and hour. I was just feeding a couple of people so we froze the leftovers for future fish fries. If you are looking for a good side dish give this one a try; it’s really good.   Smoked Sausage Baked Beans Recipe Recipe Type: Side Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 50 mins …

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Cajun Rice Pilaf Recipe

I am always looking for a good rice side dish to go with salmon. This Cajun Rice Pilaf recipe looked pretty good so I decided to give it a try. This is an easy recipe that requires very little prep time and compliments baked or broiled salmon very well. The next time you need a good side dish give this Cajun Rice Pilaf recipe a try; it’s really good. Cajun Rice Pilaf Recipe Recipe Type: Side Dish Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 25 mins Total time: 35 mins Serves: 4-6 as side 3.4.3177 Adapted from Deep South …

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Skillet Ravioli with Meat Sauce for Two

Here is another simple one dish recipe that is just the right amount for serving 2 people. It uses store bought ravioli witch reduces the prep time considerably and cooks fairly quickly. Skillet Ravioli with Meat Sauce for Two Recipe Type: Main Cuisine: Italian Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 40 mins Total time: 50 mins Serves: 2 3.4.3177 Adapted from Cooks Country Cooking for Two

Bacon Cheeseburger Casserole

I needed a quick and simple recipe for supper so I decided to give this Bacon Cheeseburger Casserole recipe a try. Looking at the recipe I felt there was some room for improvement, but I decided to keep it simple and prepared the dish as written. This would be a great one dish supper to put together for the kids after school – it’s the type of recipe I’m sure they would love. Bacon Cheeseburger Casserole Recipe Type: Main Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 45 mins Total time: 55 mins Serves: 3-4 3.4.3177 Adapted from Kraft Recipies

Slow Cooker Turkey Chili for Two

If you’re cooking for two, and in the mood for chili, but you want to get away from the red meat give this Slow Cooker Turkey Chili for Two recipes a try. By slow cooking, the turkey on low the turkey burger stays nice and moist and the flavors blend perfectly.  If you are cooking for more people just double the recipe. Slow Cooker Turkey Chili for Two Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 4 hours Total time: 4 hours 15 mins Serves: 2 3.4.3177 Adapted from Cooks Country Cooking for Two

Slow Cooker Sirloin Steak Tip Stew for Two

Sirloin steak makes a lump of almost perfect stew meat. This Sirloin Steak Tip Stew is a delicious combination of flavors and is very simple to put together. There is very little prep time so you can have it in the slow cooker quickly, and go about your business for the day. Slow Cooker Sirloin Steak Tip Stew for Two Recipe Type: Slow Cooker Author: Patricia Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 7 hours Total time: 7 hours 10 mins Serves: 2 3.4.3177 Adapted from Cooks Country Cooking for Two Cookbook