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    Sloppy Joe Tater Tot Casserole

    1 review

    This Sloppy Joe Tater Tot Casserole is an easy dinner for both you and the kids. Serve with carrot and celery sticks for a fuss-free feast. You can also stir in some spicy brown mustard if the adults want more zing. —Laura Wilhelm, West Hollywood, California

    My Juicy Lucy

    Friends in Minnesota introduced me to the Juicy Lucy burger, a local favorite. Instead of putting the cheese on top,...


    Burger Sliders with Secret Sauce

    1 review

    These sliders are super easy to put together and are always a hit! I love that they are "fast food"...


    Air-Fryer Taco Twists

    Why serve tacos only in ordinary flour or corn tortillas? For a mouthwatering change of pace, try these air-fried tacos...


    Air-Fryer Beefy Swiss Bundles

    1 review

    Kids and adults alike will devour these comforting yet special pockets. With creamy mashed potatoes, gooey cheese and flavorful seasonings,...

    Cast-Iron Favorite Pizza

    1 review

    Cast-iron skillets are the perfect vessel for a crisp, deep-dish pizza without needing any extra cookware. Our team developed this...


    Skillet Ranch Beef and Macaroni

    2 reviews

    You'd be hard-pressed to find easier comfort food made from scratch. Our secret ingredient: ranch dressing seasoning. It takes the...

    Taco Skillet Pizza with Cornbread Crust

    Our family loves taco pizza, and I have made so many versions of it. This recipe is like a deep-dish...


    Cheeseburger Crescent Ring

    2 reviews

    This is an easy entree that can be put together quickly after a long day at work. I guarantee that...


    Cheesy Pepperoni Buns

    4 reviews

    A pizza version of the sloppy joe, this hot and melty open-faced sandwich is a surefire kid pleaser. Adults love...


    Beef Taco Muffins

    Who doesn't love tacos? I decided to re-create the beefy classic as muffins. We love the baked sour cream and...

    Cheeseburger Omelet Sliders

    A cheeseburger inside an omelet? Yes, please! This fun twist on two breakfast and dinner faves is easy to assemble...


    One-Pot Bacon Cheeseburger Pasta

    10 reviews

    When the weather's too chilly to grill burgers, I whip up a big pot of this cheesy pasta. Believe it...


    Burrito Pita Pockets

    “Quick, delicious and kid-friendly“ is how Laura Mahaffey in Annapolis, Maryland describes her simple solution to busy weeknight meals. These...


    Italian Bow Tie Supper

    7 reviews

    Joy Frey of Kelso, Missouri appreciates the convenience of this meal—its flavor might remind you of ravioli. "The recipe makes...


    Pepperoni Lasagna

    8 reviews

    I've served this satisfying lasagna for years - when our children were small, they preferred it more than a steak...

    Deluxe Meat Loaf

    12 reviews

    This is not only my family's favorite meat loaf when I serve it hot for supper—it's also the highlight of...


    Cheesy Lasagna

    5 reviews

    The four different types of cheese make this lasagna a real crowd-pleaser. You can vary the amount of mozzarella, Monterey...


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    Ground Beef ‘n’ Biscuits

    15 reviews

    "This recipe was given to me by a good friend when I got married, and I have used it many...


    Beef Taco Pie

    21 reviews

    I combine taco fixings with biscuit mix to create this zippy taco pie recipe. You can make it as mild...


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    Cheeseburger Mini Muffins

    32 reviews

    I invented these cute little muffins so I could enjoy the flavor of cheeseburgers without resorting to fast food. I...


    Halloween Feet Loaf

    If Bigfoot pays a visit this Halloween, treat him to a larger-than-life meal. This "feet loaf" tastes just like your...


    Penne Beef Bake

    12 reviews

    I had ground beef and veggies on hand so I came up with this pizza-flavored casserole. I never expected my...


    Mexican Pasta Bake

    25 reviews

    This casserole makes a delicious change of pace from ordinary pasta casseroles. The corkscrew noodles? They make it fun! —Joy...

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    Zesty Sloppy Joes

    10 reviews

    For a big family gathering, these sandwiches are a hit. I have never served them without getting recipe requests. A...


    Brown-Bag Burritos

    12 reviews

    "For a change from sandwiches, we like burritos-something many people don't consider in a brown-bag lunch," says Rhonda Cliett of...


    French Bread Pizza

    3 reviews

    Slices of this hearty french bread pizza are guaranteed to please. I sometimes substitute spaghetti sauce for the pizza sauce,...


    Midwest Meatball Casserole

    2 reviews

    I've relied on this recipe many times as a soothing finish to a hectic day...and since I usually have all...


    Mini Martian Burgers

    1 review

    I’m always trying to come up with fun recipes for my grandchildren. Since these mini burgers starred at their trick-or-treat...


    Wagon Wheel Pasta Toss

    I needed a quick one-skillet dish to put on the table. I thought if I added pizza sauce, pepperoni and...