Convenience Cooking

Find convenient meal solutions using canned and frozen foods that you may have in your freezer or cupboard right now.

Staff Picks

Bisquick Substitute

Rating: 5 stars 82
Make your own baking mix using this quick and easy 4-ingredient DIY recipe.

How to Make Homemade Pizza Sauce

Rating: 5 stars 133
This is my new and improved version. And by 'new and improved,' I mean 'old and secret.' Here is my top-secret formula. The next time you're making homemade pizza, you might as well make some sauce too.

Two-Ingredient Pizza Dough

Rating: 4.5 stars 293
Greek yogurt is the secret ingredient in this two-ingredient pizza crust recipe that is quick and easy to prepare.

Five Can Soup

Rating: 4.5 stars 12
My family absolutely loves this recipe. It's great for football parties and definitely a new twist on chips and dip! Serve with Fritos® chips.

Frozen Vegetable Stir-Fry

Rating: 4.5 stars 251
Soy sauce and peanut butter add a nice Thai-style flavor to this stir-fry. Using frozen vegetables makes it a very quick and tasty vegetable side dish.

Spaghetti Cacio e Pepe

Rating: 4.5 stars 289
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.

Taco Meat

Rating: 4.5 stars 56
This recipe makes just the taco meat. You have to buy everything else, of course. Make a big batch and use for a multiple of different meals: add to bean burritos for a more hearty and tasty burrito, or add a can of beans (kidney, red, or pinto) and use for Frito® Pie, Navajo tacos, or taco salad.
By Natalie

The Denver Omelet

Rating: 5 stars 61
Classic egg omelet with bell peppers, caramelized ham, onions, and cheese.

3-Ingredient Peanut Butter Cookies

Rating: 4.5 stars 522
These speedy 3-ingredient peanut butter cookies are naturally gluten-free.

Restaurant-Style Zuppa Toscana

Rating: 4.5 stars 710
Creamy sausage and potato soup. This recipe is very similar to the one served in a well known restaurant.
By Nancy

Inspiration and Ideas

13 Dinners That Start With a Bag of Egg Noodles
Keep a bag of noodles in your pantry, and you'll always have the makings for a family-friendly meal at your fingertips.
50 Desserts That Start With a Bag of Chocolate Chips
That bag of chocolate chips in your pantry may look unassuming, but it's actually full of delicious possibilities.
Best Spinach Dip Ever
Rating: 4.5 stars 1417

A flavorful spinach dip fills a tasty bread bowl. Perfect for entertaining!