Tag Archives: casseroles

Vegetarian Mexican Casserole

I love casseroles, but my children are just starting to appreciate them. And often, when I can get one of my children to eat a dish, my other kids won’t touch it. This one is an exception. The combination of … Continue reading

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Chicken Fajitas for a Crowd

Fajitas are a fun party food, but trying to get all the different components to be ready at the same time can be frustrating. That’s why this recipe is such a help: the meat and the vegetables cooking is very … Continue reading

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Baked Spaghetti

I grew up in a family that served spaghetti with the pasta sauce already added to the spaghetti. (My mom, in fact, claims that it tastes even better reheated the next day.) When I had my first spaghetti dinner with … Continue reading

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Chicken Parmesan Showdown!: Traditional v. Deconstructed

I often find that my kids’ palates are disappointingly narrow. I spend a good bit of time thinking about ways to get them to try and eat new foods. After having Chicken Parmesan for dinner at Theresa’s house one evening, … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Carbonara

Growing up, my family dinners were not exactly what you would think of as exotic. Hamburger was a frequent star, and casseroles were the norm. Our back-up dinners were tuna casserole or SPAM, and my brothers now love to harass … Continue reading

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Chicken & Rice Casserole

Before my husband and I got married, we dated for four years. During that time, I visited his family home numerous times on weekends away from college, and even lived there for six months. During the time that I lived … Continue reading

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Chicken Pot Pie

Chicken pot pie is comfort food at its finest: hearty, chock-full of veggies and meat, with a delicious bready topping. It’s a complete meal in one dish! I have had several kinds of pot pie in my life. I have … Continue reading

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