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Southwestern Egg Rolls

Southwestern Egg Rolls

Filled with seasoned ground beef, black beans and corn, these southwestern egg rolls are super flavorful and really easy to make.The beef filling comes together quickly and we take some help from the market by purchasing the egg roll wrappers. These southwestern egg rolls are a perfect appetizer for your game-day spread or cocktail party.

Shrimp and Vegetable Stir Fry

Shrimp and Vegetable Stir Fry

This Shrimp and Vegetable Stir Fry is a delicious, quick dinner that’s really easy to make. In this recipe, large shrimp are cooked with mixed vegetables in a homemade stir fry sauce. Serve this shrimp and vegetable stir fry with white rice or noodles for a filling, delicious meal your family will love!

Sheet Pan Sausage and Potatoes

Sheet Pan Sausage and Potatoes

This sheet pan sausage and potatoes is the dinner to make when you’re short on time, money and energy. In this recipe we use a fully cooked polka kielbasa sausage, red potatoes and onions. Then everything is seasoned and baked until the sausage is golden and the potatoes are tender.

Carne con Papas

Carne con Papas

Carne con Papas translates to beef with potatoes. It’s a popular Cuban dish, and like most Cuban food, it’s made with simple, affordable ingredients. The ingredients in carne con papas are similar to what you’d put in a beef stew, but it is saucy instead of soupy.

Beef and Vegetable Stir Fry

Beef and Vegetable Stir Fry

This Beef and Vegetable Stir Fry is quick to make and really good. In this recipe, steak strips are quickly browned then combined with mixed vegetables and a delicious, homemade stir fry sauce. Serve this beef and vegetable stir fry with white rice or noodles for a filling, delicious meal your family will love!

Bacon and Lentil Soup

Bacon and Lentil Soup

This bacon and lentil soup is easy to make and delicious. In this recipe, bacon is cooked until crispy, then onions, carrots, celery and garlic are sautéed in the drippings. Add a few spices and you’ll have a hearty and flavorful pot of lentils. This soup is great for weeknights since lentils cook up pretty quick; by bean standards.

Warm Potato Salad

Warm Potato Salad

This is a simple warm potato salad that makes a wonderful side dish for any meal, or Oktoberfest celebration. In this recipe, red potatoes are boiled until tender. Then they’re combined with onions, bacon and a sweet and tangy sauce. It’s a delicious potato side dish that is sure to become a favorite.

Garlic Shrimp Pasta

Garlic Shrimp Pasta

This garlic shrimp pasta recipe is one of our favorites for busy nights. It’s really easy to make and comes together quickly.   In this pasta recipe, a generous amount of garlic is gently sautéed in butter and olive oil. Then we add white wine […]

Tomato and Olive Pasta

Tomato and Olive Pasta

This tomato and olive pasta is really easy to make and will get you out of a pinch when you are short on time and money. Dig through your pantry, you probably have most of the ingredients on hand. Even if you don’t, the ingredients used in this dish are easy to find and very affordable.

Sausage Gravy

Sausage Gravy

Sausage gravy is the perfect dish for brunch, and it works for breakfast-for-dinner too. My family has been enjoying this sausage gravy for years. My step-dad would make this on leisurely Sunday mornings, and we loved it! Served over warm biscuits, this thick, creamy, and super flavorful gravy is comfort food at its best.