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Back-to-School Recipes

Find kid-friendly eats for the busy days ahead! From snacks to easy-pack lunches and simple weeknight dinner recipes, these fun recipes are sure to be a hit with kids of all ages.

Colorado Cowboy Casserole ready to serve.

Colorado Cowboy Casserole

Cowboy Casseroles have a long history and many varieties. I added a little spice to ...

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Ravioli Casserole

Sometimes I will add a can of tomatoes too. I never measure my seasoning, if ...

8 Cheese Baked Macaroni ready to be served.

8 Cheese Baked Macaroni

When we were growing up, Mama used to make the best homemade macaroni and cheese ...

Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Gooey Bars on a plate.

Chocolate Peanut Butter Banana Gooey Bars

I made this dessert for bake sale and it was a hit. Sold out fast. ...

A bowl of Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Balls.

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Balls

These balls are meant to be eaten as is, from the freezer! Of course, this ...

A plate of Steak-n-Cheese Stuffed Biscuits.

Steak -n-Cheese Stuffed Biscuits

I came up with this because I wanted to use the leftover steak I had. ...

Removing a slice of the Cheeseburger Casserole.

"Cheeseburger" Casserole

I make this quite often at my house and it's always a BIG hit! There ...

Hamburger Potato Casserole ready to be served.

Hamburger Potato Casserole

This is a quick casserole version of hamburger steak with onions, brown gravy, and potatoes. ...

A plate of Yummy Homemade Chicken Nuggets.

Yummy Homemade Chicken Nuggets

My hubby loves chicken nuggets and he grew up on the ones that come from ...

BBQ Turnover cut in half on a plate.

BBQ Turnovers

These are sooooo... good and they are really simple!! Hope you enjoy as much as ...

A bowl of Wimpy Mac.

Wimpy Mac

I had just bought a new pressure cooker and wanted something easy to test it. ...

Yummy Sloppy Joe sandwich on a plate.

Yummy Sloppy Joes

This is not just another sloppy joe recipe. It is really yummy and my ...

Two Chocolate Rainbow Bars on a plate.

Chocolate Rainbow Bars

Both my mom and dad worked and I was entrusted with watching my younger brothers; ...

Syrup and butter over Big Fluffy Waffles.

Big Fluffy Waffles

Not sure where I found these but I adjusted to my liking. I always make ...

Air Fryer Chicken Pizza on a plate.

Air Fryer Pizza Chicken

This recipe is a great alternative to regular pizza. It's just plain delicious. It's also ...

A bowl of Pepper Steak.

Pepper Steak

This is a family favorite recipe for pepper steak. I like to serve this over ...

Chicken Parmigiana baked in a dish with melted cheese.

Chicken Parmigiana (Parmesan)

This dish can be made many ways but I find this tastes the best. It ...

A bowl of Salisbury steak meatballs over egg noodles.

Salisbury Steak Meatballs

One of my family's favorite meals! A twist on pasta and meatballs.

Easy and tasty Salisbury steak with gravy on a plate.

Easy and Tasty Salisbury Steak With Gravy

Excuse the extra gravy in picture. But we all love extra gravy, lol. This is ...

Pepper steak served over rice.

Pepper Steak on Rice

I used to make this for us a lot because it's very simple and quick. ...

Cheesy Southern Goulash in a skillet.

Southern Goulash

It's a quick, economic meal that really stretches a pound of ground beef.

A slice of Cheeseburger Casserole on a plate with pickles.

Cheeseburger Casserole

A great cheeseburger without the bottom bun which means fewer carbs, right? We loved this, ...

Sloppy Joe Mix on a toasted bun with a pickle.

Sloppy Joe Mix

Don't let this list of ingredients intimidate you. These are easy and you probably have ...

Beef tips & gravy served over egg noodles.

Beef Tips & Gravy My Way

This recipe was perfect for a work night. Started it in the morning around 6:30. ...