Category Archives: Main Dishes & Casserole Recipes

A variety of recipes for dinner to suit all taste buds.

Easy Beef Bulgogi

Mom-sourced and kid-approved: Easy Beef Bulgogi

There's a battle taking place in the kitchens of homes all across the country. On one side, you have tired parents, and on the other side, picky eaters. Parents just want to provide their kids with a nutritious meal, but it can be tough in the face of “ews,”...
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Great Beans Come from Your Crockpot

Crockpots and slow cookers are great ways to cook beans. Beans are always better when cooked slow so the cookers and beans just naturally go together. Here are some excellent bean recipes for your cooker. Each of these recipes has an ingredient that sets them apart from most recipes of their type. The baked beans...
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Bubble and Squeak. Leftovers Reborn or Made From Scratch

The United Kingdom has some unusual names for foods. We have all heard some of them in movies, if not a cooking show or two. I wondered where some of the names come from, like Bubble and Squeak. I came across this name and it made me curious. Not only why that particular name, but...
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Making and Freezing Stuffed Green Peppers

We grow a lot of green peppers in our garden every summer season. They are inexpensive and you only need a few plants. When I make stuffed peppers, I like to make them in big batches as they freeze well for future meals. Here is my favorite recipe that I make for my family. Read more

Honey Fennel and Grapefruit Glazed Chicken

As we get deeper into winter, it becomes more difficult to fill our shopping carts and dinner plates with fresh, in-season produce. During these months however, Florida Grapefruit reaches peak season, making it ripe for grocery aisle picking. (more…)

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Layered Nachos Grandes

Homemade nachos are the perfect comfort food for a festive appetizer or a summer get-together. Fresh salsa, protein-rich beans and colorful avocado form decadent layers in this baked version of nachos grandes. Forming perfect tiers allows the cheese to melt evenly and each flavor to stand out in the dish. Read more

Middle Eastern Rice with Spiced Chicken and Chickpeas

With the sunshine out, and outdoor activities in full swing, we are all looking for quick and easy meals that limit our time in the kitchen. The good news is that you can put flavourful meals on the table in 15 minutes, thanks to spices that most of us already have in the pantry...

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Winter Veggie Pita Pizza

Healthy pizza really does exist. The key is using whole grains, going easy on the cheese, and loading up on cancer-fighting veggies. Whole-wheat pitas keep prep time short and portion size realistic. You can use any in-season vegetables, but this version features spiced butternut squash and roasted Brussels sprouts. Top with crunchy pecans and fresh...
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Cremini Mushrooms with Cashew Cream Sauce over Linguini

This plant-based entrée is inspired by trendy, homemade cashew creams. With simple soak ‘n cook steps and a powerful blender, it’s easy to whip up our savory mushroom-cashew sauce. Creminis resemble white mushrooms, but with a brown cap and are also known as baby bellas or browns. In lab studies, mushrooms’ glucan compounds show promise...
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