Easy to Make Favorite Cheesy Hashbrown Potato Casserole

This super easy cheesy hashbrown potato casserole was requested by my daughter for Easter dinner. It’s one of those quick ones that you’ve probably seen in a church, school or local town cookbook. You may even have your own recipe for this one. However, if for some reason you haven’t tasted, or made a cheesy potato… [Read More]

A Spring Crop Superfood: Favorite Spinach Recipes

As kids many of us watched Popeye, and were told that spinach was the key to his super powers of strength. Well, today, we are still being told to eat our spinach and I for one love it. In fact, I’ve written several recipes containing spinach on this website. So today as part of our… [Read More]

Tuna Noodle Casserole from Scratch

I’ve made tuna noodle casserole many times with canned soup as the base. However, I wanted to make one with a homemade sauce. It was so easy, and I can’t believe it took me so long to try it. Tuna Noodle Casserole from Scratch I always use egg noodles for this dish. In the past… [Read More]

Southwest Rice & Black Bean Casserole

I’m always looking for a good casserole to take to a pot luck dinner, or to serve at home. My chicken and black bean tortilla casserole is one of my readers’ favorite posts. But growing up we ate a lot of rice, and since my family loves southwest flavors, I wanted to come up with… [Read More]

Spinach Casserole with Cheesy Panko Bread Crumbs

On Thanksgiving my husband made the turkey, stuffing, gravy, and cranberry relish. The rest was up to me. Mashed potatoes were a given, and we always like having rolls and salad. Still, I felt like we needed to serve another green vegetable, so I made a spinach casserole with cheesy panko breadcrumbs. Spinach Casserole with Cheesy… [Read More]

Moussaka – Eggplant Casserole Comfort Food

I’m sure many of you have eaten, or at least heard of this eggplant casserole known as Moussakka. It’s great any time of year, but certainly when eggplant can be picked fresh from garden, or bought at the farmer’s market. This recipe comes from my mother. I have a piece of yellow ruled paper in my recipe… [Read More]

Cauliflower, Beef & Rice: Middle Eastern Top Rice

This is one of those comfort foods your grandmother made when you were a kid. In my family, I had only one grandparent living, and she was a great cook. She came over to U.S. from Lebanon and brought with her many amazing middle eastern dishes. Most of them had rice as the staple starch. The… [Read More]