“Philly Cheesesteak” Casserole Recipe

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This family friendly  “Philly Cheesesteak” Casserole recipe will satisfy their craving for the Cheez-Steak, while keeping your wallet from crying.  It has all the yummy favors of cheesesteak, all layered in a satisfying casserole.  The hamburger works nicely in casserole and is less expensive. They will surely be back for more, of this easy to […]

Cheesy Southwest Stuffed Peppers Recipe

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Cheesy Southwest Stuffed Peppers Recipe (Hamburger) Hamburger recipes are a rarity on this blog.  Other than ground turkey a few times a year, I don’t eat ground meats.   Dave on the other hand seems to be of the opinion that hamburger itself should be an entire food group.  He loves the stuff.  One day, I […]

Easy #HungryForFootball Spread that will Satisfy

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Football food needs to be both fun and satisfying. I tried out a couple of the recipes from the Hungry for Football website, and they met both requirements with flying colors. All I needed to for a complete easy and satisying spread for game watchers was the addition of some chips…

Homefried Kielbasa and Potatoes Recipe

Kielbasa and Potatoes recipe

This Kielbasa and Potatoes Recipe is such an easy flavorful combination, that it is sure to become a family favorite.  Yes, it is simple, some of the best dishes are aren’t they, and kielbasa and potatoes are such a natural pairing.  Not only is this easy kielbasa recipe satisfying, it is inexpensive to make, as […]

Portuguese Blade Steak Recipe

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This Portuguese Blade Steak Recipe, was one of those recipes that came out just right on the first try.  I had actually never cooked blade steaks before, but have been wanting to experiment with this inexpensive cut of beef for some time now. I knew blade steaks generally either needed to be braised or very […]

Peppery Swedish Meatballs Recipe


My husband requested I make him Swedish Meatballs soon, so I dug out my recipe notes. This Peppery Swedish Meatballs recipe is skewed specifically for his tastes, and as the name denotes, is a bit heavy on the black pepper in my opinion. If you aren’t a black pepper nut like him, half of the […]

Blazing Hot Spicy Meatloaf Recipe


My husband likes his food spicy, so I developed this hot and spicy  meatloaf recipe for him.  This meatloaf still goes well with traditional sides, but also pairs nicely with, Spanish rice, or spaghetti.  I usually make the full recipe, since the leftovers make great sandwiches (one of his favorites), but the recipe is easily halved, if you just […]