#hearty Recipes

Ride 'Em Baked Beans in a serving dish.

Ride 'Em Baked Beans

This recipe was passed to me through a very near and dear friend. Now I ...

Creamy Lobster Macaroni & Cheese

This dish is super easy but super delicious!

~ So Tasty Vegetable Beef Soup~ Instant Pot

Nothing is better than a good vegetable soup and especially using this quick method. I've ...

8 Can Taco Soup ladled into two bowls.

8 Cans Taco Soup

This is a quick 'n easy soup to put together. My husband and I especially ...

Stove Top Cottage Pie

Fun Fact: The difference between “cottage pie” and “shepherd’s pie”, is in the meat. Shepherd’s ...

Tomato-free meatloaf with mashed potatoes, beef gravy, buttered peas, and warm bread.

Aunt Squishy's No-Mater Meatloaf

So you love meatloaf but someone in your family hates all things tomato and it ...

Yummy baked not fried “Dragon Eggs”!

Dragon Eggs

The Scotch Egg is usually deep fried and heavy on breading making it heavy and ...

Lasagna noodles, ground beef, ground Italian sausage, tomato sauce, cottage cheese, two cheeses, spices.

Lasagna Perfection

I have made a lot of different lasagna. Always trying to make the best ...

Sheila's One Pot Dinner

This is a recipe I found in 1989. This is a crowd pleaser. It was ...

Easy Vegetarian Mexican Bean Soup

This healthy soup is sure warm you on a cold winter evening. We serve this ...

Vegan Lentil & Rice Soup

When I was a young bride, I had a very thick, hard cover Vegetarian Cook ...

Sheila's Broccoli Cheddar Soup

This was one of the first recipes I learned as a brand new cook. It ...

Instant Pot Chicken Meatball & Root Vegetable Soup

I got inspired by all the Fall Flavors as the final harvest season begins but ...

A piping hot bowl of Three Lil Pig Stew over buttery mashed potatoes with freshly ground pink sea salt and black pepper.

Aunt Squishy's Three Lil' Pig Stew

For the hard cider, I use Angry Orchard Green Apple but a dry cider would ...

Instant Pot Pork and Black Bean Chili

I love black beans. I wanted to make a different twist on chili and ...

Cauliflower-Cheese Soup

Fun Cauliflower fact: Cauliflower can grow from 8 to 30 inches both in height and ...

Italian meatballs, cheese tortellini, baby spinach in a creamy soup with parmesan.

Italian Meatball Tortellini Soup

This is so easy, so Italian and SO good! I made this to go with ...

So good even the cat was like

Aunt Squishy's Poutine Casserole

A French-Canadian delight (poutine) married with the invention of a French-Canadian immigrant living in America ...

A bowl of Hardy Beef With Barley Soup.

Hearty Beef With Barley Soup

This soup has become a family favorite during the chilly days. Serve with crackers ...

Traditional Irish Stew in a bowl with parsley.

Traditional Irish Stew

Then hurrah for an Irish Stew That will stick to your belly like glue.

Meatloaf with vegetables

Slow Cooker Meatloaf Plus

If you have a busy day planned and you want a good meal, this is ...

half-eaten pork goulash

Aunt Squishy's Autumn Goulash & Dumplings

WARNING: This recipe feeds a small army (or two people for six days) and probably ...

Low Carb Loaded Baked Cauliflower cooked until golden brown.

Low-Carb Loaded Baked Cauliflower

My meat-and-potato guys missed their baked potatoes when we started a low-carb lifestyle, so I ...

Shaved Steak French Dip with Swiss

Did you know... The French Dip sandwich is an American invention, with the name simply ...

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