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Chicken Pasta with Artichoke Hearts

Rating: 3.89 stars
Healthy, easy, and delicious. Garnish with parsley.

Easy Caramelized Onion Pork Chops

Rating: 4.29 stars
Caramelized onions give the flavor to these easy to make pork chops - yummy! Great with parsley potatoes!

Easy Garlic Chicken

Rating: 4.36 stars
Baked chicken breasts coated with garlic/butter 'sauce' and bread crumbs.

Mexican Baked Fish

Rating: 4.46 stars
Make this Mexican baked fish as hot or mild as you like. Serve with rice, black beans, warm tortillas and margaritas for a festive meal!
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Thai-Style Turkey Burgers

Rating: 4.55 stars
Turkey burgers with coriander, ginger, and garlic to give a Thai flavor. This recipe can easily be made gluten free by using gluten-free soy sauce and breadcrumbs. Can be served alone, or on a gluten-free or whole wheat bun.

Roasted Cherry Tomatoes with Angel Hair

Rating: 4.63 stars
This is something I threw together one day when I was faced with an abundance of fresh cherry tomatoes and basil from my garden. Delish!

Easy Chorizo Street Tacos

Rating: 4.72 stars
5 ingredients, amazing tacos.

Spaghetti Cacio e Pepe

Rating: 4.56 stars
This is a recipe that we have made in our family for many years--everyone loves it. It's a very basic and easy variation on mac 'n cheese.

Grandma's Famous Salmon Cakes

Rating: 4.37 stars
This is a recipe for my Grandmother's famous salmon cakes. It is a family recipe that has been passed down through generations. Serve with macaroni and cheese or any other type of side dish.

Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Rating: 4.77 stars
Bread, butter and Cheddar cheese - here's a way to make this classic sandwich in a nonstick pan.

Haluski - Cabbage and Noodles

Rating: 4.61 stars
Egg noodles with cooked chopped cabbage and onions - a great ethnic dish!

Easy Swedish Meatball Sauce

Rating: 4.32 stars
A quick but very tasty sauce to add to already prepared frozen meatballs. This recipe makes a generous amount of sauce for a 1/2 package (20 oz) of meatballs. Serve over egg noodles or rice.

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A Week's Worth of Sheet Pan Dinners

These recipes are easy to prep, and once dinner is in the oven, your work is done. Clean-up is a breeze, too!

Quick and Easy Chicken Piquant

Rating: Unrated
"Amazing. The layers of flavor were awesome." – teresacaine