Ingredients  6 boneless, skinless chicken thighs, trimmed 3/4 tsp crushed, dried rosemary 1/2 tsp smoked paprika 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 tsp ground pepper 2 tsp olive oil, divided 1/2 yellow onion, chopped 8 oz. crimini mushrooms, sliced 1 c quinoa 2 c low-fat chicken broth 1-1/2 c sliced spinach leaves salt and pepper, to taste  Directions […]

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Ingredients  2-1/2 c. old-fashioned oats 1 c. creamy peanut butter 1/2 c. honey 1 tsp. vanilla extract 1/2 c. mini chocolate chips 1/2 c. mini M&M’s    Directions In a large bowl, stir together the oats, peanut butter, honey and vanilla extract until well-combined. Stir in the chocolate chips and M&Ms. Roll dough into 2-tablespoon […]

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Ingredients  Mix together: Cubed beef (2 lbs. stew meat) 1 medium diced onion 3 stalks diced celery 4 medium sliced carrots 2-4 diced potatoes Tomato juice (enough to cover all the vegetables) Add: 1/3 c. tapioca 1/2 tsp. basil 1 tsp. salt 1/2 tsp. pepper  Directions Cook in oven at 300º for 3 hours, or cook on […]

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Ingredients 1-1/2 lb. ground beef 32 oz. spaghetti sauce 8 oz. lasagna noodles, uncooked 1 lb. cottage cheese 1/2 c. grated parmesan cheese 3 c. mozzarella cheese    Directions Brown ground beef, drain fat and return to stove top. Add spaghetti sauce, heat until hot. Put a little of this sauce in a 9×13-inch pan. […]

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Ingredients  1 lb ground turkey 15 oz. corn 15 oz. petite diced tomatoes 16 oz. kidney beans 16 oz. black beans 8 oz. salsa 1 oz. taco seasoning 14 oz. vegetable broth Optional toppings: sour cream, shredded cheese, tortilla chips, cilantro  Directions In a large pot, start by cooking and crumbling ground turkey. Drain fat […]

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Ingredients  1 pkg. cherry Jello 1 (7 oz.) bottle/can Coke 1 sm. can whole cranberries 1 c. chopped nuts 1 sm. can crushed pineapple (not fresh) 1 (3 oz.) pkg. cream cheese Directions 1 pkg. cherry Jello 1 (7 oz.) bottle/can Coke 1 sm. can whole cranberries 1 c. chopped nuts 1 sm. can crushed […]

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Ingredients  8 oz. softened cream cheese 1/2 cup (1 stick) butter, softened 15 oz. can pumpkin 1 cup water Directions Combine cream cheese and butter; blend until smooth. Add pumpkin, blend well. Add water; blend well. Stir in AA Cake Mix; blend well. Bake at 325° in greased 8 x 8 baking pan for 55-65 […]

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Ingredients  4 pounds red-skinned sweet potatoes (yams), peeled, cut into 1-inch pieces 2/3 cup packed golden brown sugar 5 tablespoons butter 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon ground nutmeg Pinch of ground ginger 2 cups miniature marshmallows 1/2 cup sliced almonds Directions Preheat oven to 375°F. Arrange potatoes in 13 x 9 […]

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Ingredients  1 (16 ounce) package broccoli coleslaw mix 2 (3 ounce) packages chicken flavored ramen noodles 1 bunch green onions, chopped 1 cup sliced almonds 1 cup sunflower seeds 1/2 cup white sugar 1/4 cup vegetable oil 1/3 cup cider vinegar Directions 1. In a large salad bowl, combine the slaw, broken uncooked noodles and […]

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Ingredients  5-6 boxes of stove top stuffing (turkey or chicken) 1 lb. hamburger, browned 1 lb. sage sausage, browned Celery and onion, diced, cooked in with hamburger and sausage to soften Directions Instead of using water to make the stuffing, use chicken or turkey stock. If making in crockpot, stir in a bit of the stock to […]

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