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A hand dipping a tortilla chip into a white bowl of salsa with tortilla chips around it.

Homemade Salsa

This homemade salsa recipe is easy to make with canned or fresh tomatoes! Simple ingredients blend together for an authentic Mexican salsa recipe that can be served mild or spicy. Serve this with some homemade guacamole, nacho cheese sauce...

A bowl of Tuna Noodle Casserole with egg noodles in cream sauce with peas and crushed Ritz on top.

Tuna Noodle Casserole

This classic Tuna Noodle Casserole has canned tuna and egg noodles smothered in a creamy mushroom soup filling with cheese and peas. Top it off with buttery Ritz crackers, crispy fried onions, or potato chips. BONUTS: This is an...

A bowl full of Feta Dip with a hand dipping bread into it with a garnish of basil.

Feta Dip

This whipped garlic Feta Dip is easy to make with cream cheese and Greek yogurt or sour cream! It has a hint of lemon juice, simple seasonings, and can be garnished with diced tomatoes. Serve this warm or cold...

A spatula pulling up cheese zucchini parmesan from a casserole dish.

Zucchini Parmesan

This breaded Zucchini Parmesan is fried until crispy and baked in a casserole dish with layers of marinara sauce and mozzarella cheese.  Have more zucchini in your garden? Try my creamy zucchini soup recipe next!

A white plate with baked tacos filled with ground beef and cheese with tomatoes.

Baked Tacos

This Baked Taco Recipe can be made with ground beef or shredded chicken! They’re topped with cheese and served with your favorite taco toppings!

A medium rare filet mignon with a slice cut into it and green beans in the background.

Filet Mignon Recipe (2 ways!)

This Filet Mignon Recipe can be cooked on the grill or pan seared and baked in the oven! Learn the easy chef-inspired techniques to obtain the perfect temperature, texture, and flavor. Serve this with my steak rub recipe, mashed potatoes,...

A white plate with ground beef casserole topped with fresh parsley and a fork on other side.

Ground Beef Casserole

This Ground Beef Casserole Recipe is super easy to make with pasta noodles smothered in a rich and creamy tomato sauce and topped with cheese. The ingredients are simple but the flavor is big!

A bowl with Tuna Pasta Salad with creamy macaroni, eggs, tuna, and peas.

Tuna Pasta Salad

This creamy Tuna Pasta Salad recipe is served with macaroni, eggs, celery, onions, peas, and of course- tuna fish. This makes an easy lunch, snack, or side dish that is pulled straight from the fridge and served cold!

A pot full of Ground Beef Stroganoff topped with Cheese and parsley.

Ground Beef Stroganoff

This Ground Beef Stroganoff recipe is easy to make from scratch right on the stove top or as an oven-baked casserole. Frozen vegetables make an easy addition with no need for mushrooms! Be sure to try my Traditional Slow...

A hand dipping a Tortilla Chip into Buffalo Chicken Dip topped with cheese and chives.

Buffalo Chicken Dip

This is the BEST Buffalo Chicken Dip recipe that can be baked in the oven or made in the Crock Pot! Use fresh, leftover, or rotisserie chicken and make it up to 2 days ahead of time.

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