Beefy Golden Mushroom and Rice Casserole

Beefy Golden Mushroom Rice Casserole {Copy Cat Recipe}

Beefy Golden Mushroom Rice Casserole {Copy Cat Recipe}

I’ve always loved golden mushroom soup but as I can’t eat canned soups any more I missed it. I thought I’d posted a copycat recipe for the soup but can’t find it now. Ever do that? Lose a post you’re pretty sure is there? Sigh. Well I didn’t find it so I found a new recipe for golden mushroom soup already built into a beef and rice casserole.  Since a ricey kind of casserole is what I was wanting to make, it was a good find! Continue reading

Rice Goulash

Rice Goulash

Rice Goulash

Whether you call it goulash, American Chop Suey or just hamburger hotdish, it all has one aim: comfort food.  Here in the castle I raised my kids on the mixture of various types of pasta, ground beef and tomatoes of some kind.  I might add a sprinkle of garlic powder and salt and pepper but I didn’t use any other seasonings.  The kids devoured it with a side of green beans or corn.  Life was simple. Continue reading

Cheesy Chicken and Rice Casserole with Kale

Cheesy Chicken and Rice with Kale

Cheesy Chicken and Rice with Kale

We’d finally made our first trip to the local farmer’s market.  Our summer had been so busy and we’ve been out-of-town so much that we were craving some vegetable dishes.  Dining out is nice (no cooking, no dishes to wash) but eventually you must have some home-made veggie goodness.  This also makes two rice dish posts in one week.  Maybe it should have been a theme week! Continue reading