I had a pound of ground beef to use up and my craving hit: I wanted lasagna. I wanted a cheesy piece of lasagna Bolognese with slices of zucchini. I didn’t want to use zucchini as the noodles, they’d be extra texture. I was going to use Mafalda. I like to make lasagna soup using Mafalda so making a pan of lasagna with the smaller noodles would be a fun change. Continue reading
One of our family favorites for decades has been hash brown casserole. It was often a side dish on holidays, without the ham. Later we added diced ham and made it a one dish meal. Regardless, we absolutely loved it. There were never leftovers when I made this dish. In my 5 years of blogging, I’m ashamed I’ve never posted the casserole!
I had a very large package of chicken breasts that I needed to use up. I was also leaving town for a few days and leaving my P.S. to fend for himself at mealtime. I decided a big crockpot of shredded chicken with Mexican seasonings and sauces would be versatile for meals. He could put it on buns or serve it over rice. It would last a few days in the fridge for quick fixes.