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Simple Sandwich Recipes

Even those of us who love to cook have days when we just don't feel like it, or we simply don't have a lot of time. Here are some "sandwich" recipes, including a flatbread wrap, fajitas, and a pita pocket, that can help you out in a pinch. They're also perfect for when you want a light ...

Main Dish Salad Recipes

When I think of supper salads, I tend to think of salads that feature a variety of ingredients that are filling, including meats. These salads are hearty enough to be served as the main course — a stand-alone dish that needs no sides.When I'm in the mood to serve salad for supper, there are ...

Main Dish Recipes

After a busy day, who wants to spend a lot of time preparing supper? I know I don’t, and I’m willing to bet I’m not the only one. That’s where casseroles, bakes, and one-dish dinners come in. Luckily, here at the Capper’s Farmer office, we have thousands of recipes in our archives, so ...

Quick and Easy Holiday Snowman Decorations

Recently, while my sister and I were making plans for our family's Christmas gathering, we were trying to come up with something fun, festive, simple, and inexpensive we could make to decorate the tables. Then I remembered the project for these little snowmen, which I'd seen many times on the ...

Everlasting Rolls Recipe

MAIN ARTICLE:The Goodness of Homemade BreadsEverlasting Rolls3 cups lukewarm water, divided1 package yeast1 cup lukewarm mashed potatoes1 cup melted shortening1 cup sugar1 tablespoon salt1 teaspoon baking powder6-8 cups flour, dividedButterCombine 1 cup lukewarm water with yeast. Combine ...

Banana Bread Recipe

MAIN ARTICLE:The Goodness of Homemade BreadsBanana Bread2/3 cup sugar1/3 cup shortening2 large eggs, beaten1 cup mashed bananas4 tablespoons sour cream2 cups flour1 teaspoon baking powder1/2 teaspoon baking soda1/2 teaspoon saltWalnuts, optionalCream sugar and shortening together; add eggs. ...

The Goodness of Homemade Breads

Autumn is here, and with the cooler weather, what could be perfect than baking homemade bread? Not only does it make the house smell delicious, it also gives the house a cozy feeling of warmth. Whether you want a breakfast food, a snack, or a dinner roll, we’ve got you covered. Recipes:Banana ...

Taco Lasagna Recipe

MAIN ARTICLE:Easy Mexican MealsTaco Lasagna1 pound lean ground beef1 cup water1 packet (1.25 ounces) 40% less sodium taco seasoning mix1 can (4 ounces) fire roasted diced green chiles1 cup frozen chopped onion1 container (16 ounces) ricotta cheese2 eggs, lightly beaten1/4 cup chopped fresh ...

Tex-Mex Burger Wraps Recipe

MAIN ARTICLE:Easy Mexican MealsTex-Mex Burger Wraps2 packets (1.25 ounces each) taco seasoning mix, divided1 cup mayonnaise4 hamburger patties (4 to 6 ounces each)1 cup water8 whole wheat soft tortillas (8-inch size)1 large tomato, sliced1 cup shredded lettuce1 cup (4 ounces) shredded cheddar ...

Mexican Pizzas Recipe

MAIN ARTICLE:Easy Mexican MealsMexican Pizzas1/2 pound ground beef 3/4 cup water 1 package (1.25 ounces) taco seasoning mix1 can (16 ounces) refried beans1 package tostada shells2 cups (8 ounces) shredded nacho and taco blend cheese Shredded lettuce, sliced olives, sliced avocado, chopped ...

Easy Mexican Meals

Keep busy nights easy and fun with quick recipes that have a Mexican flair. These everyday dishes have been given a delicious Mex-Over by Ortega and Sandra Lee. Your family will love how good they taste, and you’ll love how simple they are to prepare.For more delicious Ortega Mex-Over ...

South of the Border Turkey Dinner Recipe

MAIN ARTICLE:Speedy SuppersSouth of the Border Turkey Dinner1 bag Minute® Steamers Brown Rice 1 pound ground turkey, cooked and crumbled1 can (11 ounces) southwestern corn blend1 cup prepared salsaPrepare rice according to package directions. In medium microwave-safe bowl, combine turkey, corn ...

Cheesy Chicken Broccoli and Cheese Casserole Recipe

MAIN ARTICLE:Speedy SuppersCheesy Chicken Broccoli and Cheese Casserole1 bag Minute® Steamers Broccoli and Cheese Rice1 can (10 3/4 ounces) cream of chicken soup6 ounces (about 1 cup) cooked, diced chicken1/2 cup milkPrepare rice according to package directions. In medium microwave-safe dish, ...

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