Everyday Meals

Simple Shepherd's Pie

Ingredients 5potatoes, peeled and cubed ½ cup margarine, divided ⅓ cup milk, or as needed salt and ground black pepper to taste 2onions, minced 1 ¼ pounds ground beef 1 (11 ounce) can canned whole kernel corn (such as Green Giant Niblets®), drained 1 (14.75 ounce) can cream-style corn Directions Step 1 Preheat oven to 350 […]

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Shepherd's Pie Mexicana

Ingredients 5potatoes, peeled and quartered 2 tablespoons butter ¼ cup milk ½ teaspoon garlic powder ½ teaspoon salt 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 small onions, chopped 1 pound ground beef 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 teaspoon spicy seasoned salt 1 tablespoon taco seasoning 1 (10 ounce) package frozen peas 1 (10 ounce) package frozen corn […]

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Easy Shepherd's Pie with Garlic Romano Potatoes

Ingredients 1 pound ground beef ½ cup chopped onion 1 teaspoon dried rosemary 1 teaspoon dried basil 1 (8 ounce) can tomato sauce 1 (14.5 ounce) can diced tomatoes, drained 2 (15 ounce) cans mixed vegetables, drained 2 pounds red potatoes ½ cup butter ½ cup grated Romano cheese 2 tablespoons minced garlic 1 teaspoon […]

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Apple Pie I

Ingredients 6 cups thinly sliced apples ¾ cup white sugar 1 tablespoon butter 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 recipe pastry for a 9-inch double-crust pie Directions Step 1 Prepare your pastry for a two crust pie. Wipe, quarter, core, peel, and slice apples; measure to 6 cups. Advertisement Step 2 Combine sugar and cinnamon. The […]

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Strawberry Pie Filling

Ingredients 1 cup mashed strawberries ¾ cup water, or more if needed ¾ cup white sugar 3 tablespoons cornstarch 1 tablespoon lemon juice ¼ teaspoon salt 4 cups sliced strawberries Directions Step 1 Combine mashed strawberries and 3/4 cup water in a saucepan; bring to a boil and simmer for about 3 minutes. Strain juice […]

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American Shepherd's Pie

Ingredients 1 pound lean ground beef ½ cup chopped onion ½ cup chopped celery 1 (10.5 ounce) can condensed vegetable soup ½ teaspoon dried thyme 3 cups mashed cooked potatoes 1 cup shredded Colby longhorn cheese Directions Step 1 Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) and lightly grease a 2 quart baking […]

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Pumpkin Pie for Dieters

Ingredients 1 (15 ounce) can pumpkin puree ½ cup skim milk 1 (1 ounce) package instant sugar-free vanilla pudding mix 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice 1 (8 ounce) container fat free frozen whipped topping Directions Step 1 In a medium bowl, mix together the pumpkin, milk, and instant pudding mix. Stir in the pumpkin pie […]

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Basic Flaky Pie Crust

Ingredients 1 ¼ cups all-purpose flour ¼ teaspoon salt ½ cup shortening, chilled 3 tablespoons ice water Directions Step 1 Whisk the flour and salt together in a medium size bowl.With a pastry blender, cut in the cold shortening until the mixture resembles coarse crumbs.Drizzle 2 to 3 tablespoons ice water over flour.Toss mixture with a […]

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Shepherd's Pie V

Ingredients 7potatoes, peeled and cubed 1 pound ground round 1 cup water 2 cubes beef bouillon 1 cube chicken bouillon 1 teaspoon dried rosemary ½ teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon ground black pepper 1 teaspoon steak seasoning 1 tablespoon dried minced onion flakes 1 ½ cups frozen mixed vegetables Directions Step 1 Bring a large pot of […]

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Simple Pumpkin Pie

Ingredients 2eggs 1 (16 ounce) can pumpkin puree 1 (14 ounce) can sweetened condensed milk 1 teaspoon pumpkin pie spice 1 (9 inch) unbaked pie crust Directions Step 1 Preheat the oven to 425 degrees F (220 degrees C). Advertisement Step 2 Combine eggs, pumpkin puree, sweetened condensed milk, and pumpkin pie spice in a […]