Category Archives: One-Dish Meals

Cooking with Kids: Lentil Sloppy Joes

Lentil Sloppy Joes are the answer for a delicious meatless meal that will satisfy the whole family. Kids love ’em. Plop the flavourful lentil filling onto buns, top with cheese, and enjoy this fantastically-flavoured, fun, messy meal. (Skip to recipe) … Continue reading

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Cooking with Kids: Pasta and Sausage Skillet Supper

There’s nothing easier than a one-dish sausage skillet supper loaded with pasta, ground beef, and tomato sauce for a quick and delicious weeknight meal. Cooking with Meredith Dinner on the table in 30 minutes? Check Protein, carb, and veg? Check … Continue reading

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White Chili – a Delicious Turkey Chili to use up the Leftover Bird

Make a pot of white turkey chili to use up that leftover roasted turkey or chicken. The fresh and zesty flavours are a welcome change after all the heavy holiday feasting. Merry Christmas to all my friends and readers. Wishing you … Continue reading

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Wild Mushroom Risotto (and we’re off to Italy!)

The rich earthy flavour of wild mushrooms in this mushroom risotto makes it a wonderful belly-pleasing comfort food on a cool autumn day. (Forget the notion that risotto is too time-consuming – it’s on the table in 30 minutes and … Continue reading

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Cooking with Kids: Number One Chili (Super Easy Chili Recipe)

This delicious, super easy chili recipe is a cinch to remember – it’s just ONE of everything! (Skip straight to recipe.) Cooking with Meredith Do you wanna know a secret? It’s the secret recipe for this chili!  (Shhhhh . . . … Continue reading

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Chicken Bake with Apples, Onions, and Horseradish

It’s a glorious fall day, and I feel like roasting something in the oven – something savoury and full of fall flavours. Mmmm. We have onion braids drying in the garage, and the apple trees are laden with rosy-red jewels. … Continue reading

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Creamy Mustard, Egg, and Quinoa Bake (or How to Turn Easter Eggs into Dinner)

Spring is finally peeking around the corner here in the north. I thought I saw the faintest tinge of green along a ditch yesterday – and then in typical northern Alberta spring style, it’s been snowing all day today! There’s … Continue reading

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German-Style Sweet and Sour Lentil ‘Eintopf’ (One Pot)

Don’t you just love it when the tantalizing aroma of a savoury dish bubbling away on the stove brings family members sniffing into the kitchen? Mmmmm. Something smells good! What’s for supper? And don’t you just love it when that … Continue reading

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Shipwreck Casserole – Dinner in the Slowcooker

Are you responsible for feeding a horde of hungry ghouls, princesses and pirates before they go out raiding, er . . . trick-or-treating this week? Are you working all day and wondering how to get a meal into their bellies … Continue reading

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Creamy Pasta with Garlic, Asparagus and Beef – Dinner in 10 Minutes

Tonight it was just Andreas and me home, and when I asked him what he wanted for supper, he answered Pasta, of course. Do you need to ask? You know that’s what I always want.  That’s what the kids always … Continue reading

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