30 Minute Taco Macaroni

30 Minute Taco Macaroni is a quick and easy stovetop meal that is even easier if you keep taco-seasoned cooked ground beef in the freezer.

Spinach & Ground Beef Stuffed Shells

Stock your freezer with a pan of homemade stuffed shells with ground beef, spinach, onion, and garlic, and enjoy the other pan for dinner tonight.

Fettuccine with Tomato Basil Sauce

Eating a vegetarian dish at least once a week is a good way to save on groceries, and Fettuccine with Tomato Basil Sauce is quick and easy.

Asparagus Chicken Salad with Pecans

This fresh pasta salad with asparagus, chicken, and pecans is a delicious way to use fresh asparagus. It can be served hot or cold and  only takes about 35 minutes on the stovetop.

Broccoli & Fettuccine Alfredo

For nights when you have no time for dinner and very little in the way of ingredients on hand, prepared sauces can be a lifesaver, but with fresh ingredients the homemade version is worth the effort.  You can make homemade Alfredo sauce and use fresh broccoli for a quick and easy Broccoli & Fettuccine Alfredo dinner.

Homemade Alfredo Sauce

The combination of cream, butter, and Parmesan cheese creates a fantastic homemade Alfredo sauce and a pinch of freshly grated nutmeg adds the perfect complement to the creamy richness.

Chicken and Feta with Bow Tie Pasta

This is a good stovetop recipe to use leftover chicken if you have it, or to quickly sauté or grill it if you are starting from scratch. Frozen vegetables make it quick to prepare.

Tuna Casserole

This easy recipe can be made with either chicken or tuna and takes very little prep time. If you prefer, you can make it vegetarian but adding more vegetables and omitting the meat altogether.

Chicken and Spinach Pasta Bake

Your freezer stash of cooked chicken and sautéed onions will make this chicken and spinach pasta a snap to prepare. If you don’t have chicken and onions in the freezer, consider this a good time to stock up.

Cheddar Chicken Spaghetti

Pimentos and green chilies combine with cheddar to give Cheddar Chicken Spaghetti casserole its unique flavor. The casserole freezes well so if you want to double up on the recipe, it’s a good dish to stock the freezer.

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