All posts in: Main Dishes

Honey Garlic Shrimp

I buy frozen, peeled, deveined shrimp.  Thaw shrimp in a colander under cool running water for a few minutes.      

March 8, 2019 | Main Dishes

Sheet Pan Sausage and Veggies

If you like the vegetables to be brown, don’t crowd the sheet pan! Separate the ingredients onto 2 pans for perfectly cooked vegetables. Mix and match your favorite vegetables, add more sausage, or add whatever… Read more »

January 15, 2019 | Main Dishes

Slow Cooker French Dips

For the the au jus part of the French Dips, you can just serve the cooking liquid on the side.  To make it even more delicious, strain the liquid, add a 1/4 cup red wine,… Read more »

January 12, 2019 | Main Dishes, Sandwiches, Slow Cooker

Mexican Quinoa Salad with Shrimp

This Quinoa Salad is so good you’ll want to make it over and over again!  Try it with chicken or just by itself for a vegetarian option.      

Pan Roasted Chicken

This is the way I cook chicken at least once a week; it’s so easy and everyone in the family likes it.  The secret to getting the chicken good and brown is to leave it… Read more »

December 1, 2018 | Main Dishes

Brown Sugar Glazed Ham

Ham is a great choice for the holidays because it feeds a crowd and is easy to cook.  Add the brown sugar glaze during the last 30 minutes of cooking.   For this recipe, look… Read more »

November 18, 2018 | Main Dishes

Chicken Nuggets

Ask my kids, this is their favorite meal.  I like to serve these Chicken Nuggets with roasted potatoes and Brussels sprouts (olive oil, salt and pepper, roast at 450° for 10-12 minutes).      

November 10, 2018 | Main Dishes

Creamy Chicken and Spinach Bake

Serve this Creamy Chicken and Spinach Bake with a side of cauliflower rice or some mashed potatoes.  Use chicken cutlets for this dish, or slice thick chicken breasts in half horizontally to make them into… Read more »

November 6, 2018 | Main Dishes

Steak and Potatoes Skillet

Serve this Steak and Potatoes Skillet with a side of steamed broccoli or a big salad.  You can substitute 2 teaspoons Italian Seasoning or Poultry Seasoning if you don’t have fresh herbs.  

November 4, 2018 | Main Dishes

Mac and Cheese

This is the creamiest Mac and Cheese ever! Perfect comfort food. Serve it with a salad or if it’s Halloween, as a side to Mummy Dogs!      

November 4, 2018 | Main Dishes, Sides, Soup and Salad