Tri Color Pasta Salad

1 pkg Good Seasons Dry Italian Dressing Mix 2-3 cups Italian Dressing 1 yellow bell pepper, chopped 1 red bell pepper, chopped 8- 10 Campisi tomatoes, chopped into quarters 12 oz Skinner Garden Style Twirls pasta, cooked and drained 1 cup mozzarella cheese shreds ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Stir dry Italian mix into regular Italian dressing. Add in…

Cheesy Grits Casserole

  2 cups water, boiling1/2 cup Instant Grits 2 oz mild Hatch chilies 4 oz grated Velveeta cheese 2 TB margarine 1/16 tsp Garlic Salt 1/2 cup Beyond Beef, browned ********************************************* Add grits to boiling water. Cook for 5 minutes, stirring often. Add cheese, margarine and salt. Stir until melted. Add Beyond Meat and chilies.Mix…

Rotel Chicken Spaghetti

4 oz uncooked spaghetti oz  Velveeta cheese 1 can mild Rotel tomatoes (drained) 1/4 tsp minced garlic 1/2  can cream of mushroom soup 1 small can mushrooms, drained 1 can black olives, drained 1/4 cup frozen onions, thawed 2 oz cream cheese, softened 1 pkg chicken fajitas, chopped 1 pkg pretend chicken strips, chopped  1/4…

Cabbage

Melt one stick margarine in the bottom of a large stock pot.Cut up one head of cabbage into medium size chunks.After margarine is melted, pour in cabbage.Stir and cover, then cook on medium to low heat.Allow it to cook down, stirring occasionally.After it cooks down a bit, stir in 1/2 tsp of minced garlic.The bottom…

Cornbread Dressing

2 sticks margarine 2 cups frozen peppers/onions 1 cup chopped celery 2 boiled eggs, chopped 1 can cream of celery soup 1/2 soup can of milk 3 tsps rubbed sage( for whole bowl) 1-2 tsps rubbed sage to add extra to second pie pan 2 pkgs cornbread, baked and shredded INSTRUCTIONS: Saute peppers/onions and celery…

Easy Broccoli Rice Casserole

1 pkg of HEB Texas Style Queso Rice 2 cups chopped frozen broccoli, thawed and cooked 1/2 can water chestnuts, minced 1 cup Velveeta shreds 1 small can Hatch minced mild green chilies Prepare Queso Rice per box instructions. When cooked, stir in all other ingredients. If you dont care for spicy, leave out the…

Quick Dumplings

2 qts water 2 TB powdered chicken stock 2 cans butter flavor biscuits splash of milk large spoonful of margarine Bring water and stock to boil. Add biscuits, after pulling into small pieces. Lower heat and cook until done. Add milk and butter, salt if needed.

Sweet Tuna Salad

  10 small sweet pickles, chopped 1/2 cup frozen peppers/onions, thawed/chopped 2 heaping TBs mayo 2 heaping TBs cream cheese 3 TBs pickle juice 12 oz tuna ( 9 oz in oil, 3 oz in water) 2 hardboiled eggs, chopped 1/3 cup pecans, chopped 1/3 cup Craisins Stir together and refrigerate for one hour. Sub…

Easy Chicken Fried Rice

1 pkg Sweet Earth Mindful Chikn1 pkg Innovasion Veg Fried RiceHoneySweet Thai Chili Sauce (I used Kroger brand) Fry the chikn pieces in small amount of oil until golden brown.Stir in some chili sauce and leave in pan for a few minutes.Microwave the rice.Stir rice and chikn together.Add honey and more chili sauce to taste.Super…

Tamale Pie

1 pkg cornbread mix 2/3 cups milk 1 egg 1 4 oz can mild green chili peppers, drained 1 can Southwestern Corn, drained 2/3 cup Beyond Beef, cooked and browned 1 cup shredded mozzarella cheese   Mix well and pour into greased pie plate. Bake at 350 for 45  minutes. Leave in oven while  oven […]