Ham Broccoli Macaroni & Cheese takes the ultimate comfort food to full meal status. In this version, I’ve added ham as a protein, along with broccoli as the vegetable for a full meal version. Did I mention the crowning glory, bacon?
Chicken Cordon Bleu Casserole takes ordinary ingredients that you probably have on hand and turns them into a meal to please the entire family. Here I’ve combined this concept into a casserole using cooked chicken in a stuffing crust, then added broccoli and mushrooms to round it out as a one-dish meal.
Italian Wedding Soup is a comfort food favorite in many households, and this version is packed with flavor. The little chicken meatballs are far from bland, thanks to a nice little kick from Italian sausage. The pasta stretches the soup and makes it filling while the spinach adds color and nutrition.
Slightly spicy with a hint of sweetness, Easy Baked Shrimp cooks quickly in the oven. For a simple, yet elegant entree, you can’t go wrong with this dish. The simple marinade imparts flavor, and the herbed coating adds a bit of crunch.
Say goodbye to tasteless chicken and hello to Cherry Cheese Ham Chicken. Chicken breasts are basically a blank canvas, much like pasta. Top them with cherry preserves, Gouda cheese, and wrap in ham, and you have a stunningly flavorful entree suitable for the finest guests.
Sausage Omelet Pie is perfect for those on low-carb and keto diets. It works well as a dinner meal or for a brunch. The concept is simple: press a flavorful sausage mixture into the bottom of a deep pie plate to serve as a crust, then fill with an omelet.
Everyone loves Italian meatballs, but do you really trust that mystery ground beef from the market? Start with a beef chuck shoulder roast and grind your own. I’m serious! This way you know what’s in it, it tastes better, and it’s usually cheaper to boot. Too much trouble, you’re thinking? Not at all. Find out how.
You’ll love the leftover meat in these fabulous Cheddar Pot Roast Hand Pies. The Cheddar crust is ridiculously easy to make using a food processor. The hand pies may be made a day in advance or frozen up to a month.