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Main Dish Recipes

Add a pinch of fun to your next meal with these beloved main course recipe ideas. Meat and potatoes? You bet! But it doesn’t stop there…

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Creamy Chicken Pot Pie

My family has always loved chicken pot pie, but as of late the quality of ...

Chicken Alfredo Pizza ready to be sliced.

Chicken Alfredo Pizza

My family is a traditional pizza kind of family, but one of my brothers mentioned ...

A slice of Philly Cheesesteak Casserole.

Philly Cheesesteak Casserole

My son asked me to try and come up with a casserole recipe for a ...


This is one of my husband's favourite ways to enjoy hot Italian sausages. Lovely ...

Delicious Gochujang Noodles packed full of flavor and protein.

Yummy Gochujang Noodles

This is a family favorite, and having a family of 7(now 9) its hard to ...

So Yummy

Rustic Essentials: Beef, Chicken, or Pork, Pot Pie

This is a fun way to construct a pot pie. It has many of the ...

My family loved my new, healthier version of crockpot chicken & dumplings, but made one request, to double the dumplings next time. So that's what this recipe will have!

Healthier Crockpot Chicken & Dumplings Aplenty

There are many wonderful chicken & dumpling recipes to be found, however, none quite suited ...

A big tasty bowl of Texas Cowboy Stew made with bacon, ground beef, garlic sausage, and more.


With a hearty combination of tasty ingredients, this stew will keep you satisfied!

Slicing the Bacon Wrapped Turkey Breast Stuffed With Provolone and Pancetta.

Bacon Wrapped Turkey Breast Stuffed With Pancetta

I came up with this when we went with a bacon theme for our potluck ...

Fast and Super Easy Italian Ravioli

This dish looks elegant on a plate. Perfect for a quick luncheon or dinner party ...

A platter of Holiday Croquets drizzled with gravy.

Holiday Croquet

My family loves this. They said they wished I had thought of this years ago. ...

Kat's Southwest Chicken Salad sandwich on a plate.

Kat's Southwest Chicken Salad

My husband and I love spicy foods, so I made up a chicken salad recipe ...

Southern Fried Chicken on a plate.

Southern Fried Chicken Recipe

Naturally, fried chicken is considered Southern cuisine. Folks young and old enjoy good fried chicken... ...

Hot Chicken Salad ready to serve.

Hot Chicken Salad

My mom gave me this recipe when I got married in 1984. A few years ...

A platter of Amazing Date Night Chicken Tacos.

Amazing Date Night Chicken Tacos

We LOVE to go to our favorite Mexican restaurant... but when we can't get a ...

Buffalo Wing Garlic Toasted Hoagies on a plate.

Buffalo Wing Garlic Toasted Hoagies

The first time I ever had Buffalo wings I just about flipped!! What an awesome ...

Firehouse Steak in two bowls with mashed potatoes and garlic knot.

Firehouse Steak

I've often heard that some firemen are good cooks. I cut this recipe out of ...

Open-Faced Hamburger Steak Sandwich on a plate.

Open-Faced Hamburger Steak Sandwich

Made these for supper a while back, and the whole family loved them.

Plates of Creamy Champagne Dill Pork Chops served over noodles.

Creamy Champagne Dill Pork Chops

My family loves dill, so I tweaked a roast recipe and came up with these ...

A quick and easy Creamy Carbonara recipe made with crisp bacon and sweet garlic with a simple creamy texture.  It is the ultimate Italian comfort dish recipe and one everyone should try.

Pasta Carbonara

Pasta Carbonara is a unique and easy pasta dish that combines linguine or spaghetti with ...

A delicious bowl of fettuccine with leftover turkey meat!


Simple and yet so yummy, this pasta dish will brighten up your leftovers!


This is the best chicken and noodle recipe I have ever made. The soup makes ...