Since I often add salt and pepper to foods I'm cooking, I combined the two in one shaker and keep it next to the stove. All my seasoning is done with a few shakes from one shaker. —Mattie Christine Kaford, Roy, Utah
"Although I love to cook, some days I just don't have a lot of time, so I keep boneless pork chops in my freezer for this quick dinner," explains Karen Ehatt of Chester, Maryland. "My husband and children love the gravy." Tip: "This dish is easy to double if unexpected company drops by," she adds.
Talk about versatile! This light and fluffy stuffing goes with almost any entree. The apricots and slivered almonds add a sweet nutty flavor-but if I'm serving it with turkey, I often substitute cranberries and chestnuts.