Tossed in a wok or sizzled in a skillet, this stir-fry couldn't be simpler. Sesame oil and seeds add a delicate, nutty flavor to crisp vegetables and tender shrimp. —Athena M. Russell, Florence, South Carolina
A zippy marinade sparks the flavor of this change-of-pace steak specialty. Chock-full of veggies, seasonings and pineapple chunks, this stir-fry makes a colorful presentation when I serve it to relatives and friends.
I received this recipe from a friend who is a nurse, Marge Mizzen. We always share new recipes, especially for easy meals like this, because our schedules keep us both quite busy.—Sue Livangood, Waukesha, Wisconsin
My husband and three children love this tender chicken that has a spicy sauce. Peach preserves add just a touch of sweetness, while taco seasoning and salsa give this dish some kick. This entree can be made even zippier yet by adding more taco seasoning and using spicier salsa. —Sheri White, Higley, Arizona
Shrimp are thought of as a fancy, expensive item, so I enjoy serving it to guests, but I also enjoy serving it to my hubby. This recipe makes any day special, and you don't even need a candle! —Betty Anderson, Cokato, Minnesota
For me, the hardest part of making this quick cashew chicken dish is keeping the cashews in the cupboard! My husband loves them, and so do our three little girls—5, 4 and 3. —Vicki Hirschfeld, Hartland, Wisconsin