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Roast Beef Picante

Most of the time needed for this roast beef recipe is to marinate it, which makes it the perfect meal to prep in the morning and when you are ready to prepare for dinner, it can go in the oven while you get side dishes ready. It is flavorful without time-consuming prep work.

Sweet and Sour Meatballs with Rice

Sweet and sour meatballs are quick and easy when using frozen meatballs. This sweet and sour meatballs with rice recipe is good for a quick weeknight meal.

Orzo Alfredo with Peas

This quick stove top Orzo Alfredo is perfect for nights when you don’t have a lot of time or don’t want to heat up the oven. The combination of cream, butter, and Parmesan cheese creates a fantastic homemade Alfredo sauce. Calories and fat could be reduced by using milk and/or half-and-half along with some cornstarch to thicken the sauce instead of using cream.

Crockpot London Broil

This easy crockpot London broil recipe is tender and delicious! It can be started in the morning and ignored all day until you are ready to eat. If you’d like gravy, prepare it with the drippings just before serving, or use the drippings for an au jus for dipping.

Lemon Pepper Tilapia

Lemon Pepper Tilapia is a quick meal that can be prepared by grilling or broiling. Marinating takes only 15-20 minutes, and grilling or broiling another 5-10 minutes. To broil, place marinated fish on a low shelf and broil for about 7 minutes or until fish is white and flaky.

Savory Swiss Steak

Easy slow cooker Swiss steak recipe that can be prepped in the morning and is ready to eat when you get home.

Quick and Easy Baked Ziti

This Quick and Easy Baked Ziti is perfect for those nights when you might be tempted to order pizza or hit the drive thru (more quick and easy recipes like this one). Preparation is minimal and in the 30 minutes while it is baking you can prepare a salad (or enjoy a glass of wine). […]

Easy Beef Empanadas for the Freezer

As part of our Bulk Cooking for the Freezer: Ground Beef ebook, we include several recipes using taco-seasoned browned ground beef. This one is super easy and delicious. Give it a try, and if you like it you might want to try out the rest of the recipes in the ebook.   Want to cook […]

Shrimp and Grits

Grits with shrimp sounded like some northern twist on a sacred southern staple when I first heard about it, but I can honestly say that this is one of my all time favorite dishes. I have to admit that I am guilty of throwing in more than the 2 ounces of cheddar that the recipe calls for, but where cheese is concerned more is almost always better. Enjoy!

Quick & Easy Mexican Style Soup

If you keep cooked ground beef and sautéed onions in your freezer, you can have this easy soup on the table in under 15 minutes.

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