quick-fix-recipes
HOMEMADE TOASTED MUESLI

HOMEMADE TOASTED MUESLI

2 cups old fashion oats1/4 cup sunflower seeds1/4 cup sliced almonds1/3 cup finely chopped dates2 tbsp oat bran1 cup bran flakes1/4 cup toasted wheat germ1/4 cup dark raisins1 tbsp sugar or SplendaPreheat oven to 350 degrees.Combine the oats,...
Category recipes2017-10-15 16:07:17
PUMPKIN PIE SPICED SWEET POTATOES

PUMPKIN PIE SPICED SWEET POTATOES

This recipe will take an hour or a little more but over half that time is in the oven.Ingredients3 pounds sweet potatoes, peeled and cut into 1 inch thick slices6 Tablespoons Land O\'Lakes® Pumpkin Spice Butter1/2 teaspoon Kosher salt1/4 cup apple...
Category recipes2017-10-14 16:07:32
SHRIMP CREOLE FOR TWO

SHRIMP CREOLE FOR TWO

1/2 cup chopped bell pepper1/2 cup chopped yellow onion1 rib of celery, sliced thin1 minced garlic clove2 tsp canola or extra virgin light olive oil1 cup chicken broth1/4 cup tomato paste2 tbsp minced fresh parsley or 1/2 tbsp dried parsley...
Category recipes2017-10-13 16:06:14
RICE PILAF WITH TOMATOES AND GREEN ONIONS

RICE PILAF WITH TOMATOES AND GREEN ONIONS

2 Boxes (6.09-oz each) Near East Rice Pilaf2 tbsp butter2 cups sliced green onions (both the white & green)3 1/2 cups water3/4 tsp dried thyme1 1/2 cups diced tomatoesChopped fresh parsley for garnish, if desiredMelt the butter in a large...
Category recipes2017-10-12 16:06:20
NO BAKE ORANGE GOODIES

NO BAKE ORANGE GOODIES

1 lb powdered sugar1 stick butter, melted1 can (6-oz) frozen orange juice, thawed and undiluted1 lb vanilla wafers, crushed into fine crumbs1 cup pecans, finely chopped1 cup grated coconutCombine powdered sugar, butter, orange juice, vanilla...
Category recipes2017-10-11 16:07:36
GREEN BEANS WITH TOMATOES

GREEN BEANS WITH TOMATOES

3 tbsp olive oil1/2 medium onion, chopped1 1/4 lb fresh green beans, trimmed1 can (15-oz) crushed tomatoes1 1/4 cups water1 tsp salt1/4 tsp pepperPinch of cinnamonHeat the oil in a large pot and add the onion; saute about 5 minutes until tender. Add...
Category recipes2017-10-10 16:09:29
QUICK AND EASY HAM AND CHEESE HASH BROWNS

QUICK AND EASY HAM AND CHEESE HASH BROWNS

1 tbsp butter3/4 cup chopped cooked ham1/2 cup diced onion1/2 cup diced green bell pepper1 tbsp chopped pimento1 can (10 3/4-oz) condensed cheddar cheese soup1/2 cup low-fat milk1 tsp prepared mustard4 cups frozen shredded or diced hash brown...
Category recipes2017-10-07 16:09:01
ANGEL HAIR SHRIMP SALAD

ANGEL HAIR SHRIMP SALAD

2 1/2 cups cooked angel hair pasta (approx. 5-oz uncooked)3/4 cup chopped plum tomatoes1/2 cup chopped red bell pepper1/2 cup chopped yellow bell pepper1/3 cup chopped green onions2 tbsp fresh lemon juice1 tbsp chopped pitted black olives1 tbsp...
Category recipes2017-10-06 16:05:55
BROWN SUGAR BANANAS

BROWN SUGAR BANANAS

1/4 cup butter4 medium bananas, peeled & sliced1/2 cup firmly packed brown sugar1/2 cup maple syrup1/2 tsp ground cinnamon1/2 cup whipping cream, whipped1/4 cup sweetened flaked coconut, toastedPound cake or ice cream for servingIn a large skillet,...
Category recipes2017-10-05 16:09:15
REFRIGERATOR BANANA SPLIT CAKE

REFRIGERATOR BANANA SPLIT CAKE

CRUST:2 cups crushed graham crackers1 stick butter, meltedMix the cracker crumbs and butter together and press into the bottom of a 9 x 13-inch pan.2 eggs2 sticks butter2 cups powdered sugarCombine ingredients in a mixer bowl and beat well for 15...
Category recipes2017-10-02 16:08:58
HASH BROWN POTATO PATTIES

HASH BROWN POTATO PATTIES

2 to 2 1/2 cups frozen shredded hash brown potatoes, thawed1 tbsp dried onion flakes1/4 cup white whole-wheat flour1 large eggsalt to tastefreshly ground black pepper to tastedash of garlic powder, optionalapproximately 1 cup olive oil for fryingPat...
Category recipes2017-10-01 16:09:06
CINDY'S FAVORITE CHEESE BREAD

CINDY'S FAVORITE CHEESE BREAD

1 cup butter or margarine12-oz grated cheddar cheese1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese1 tsp Worcestershire sauce1/4 tsp garlic powder1/4 tsp paprika1/2 tsp seasoned salt1 loaf French Bread, sliced in half lengthwiseHave all ingredients at room...
Category recipes2017-10-01 16:09:06
AUTUMN APPLE CAKE

AUTUMN APPLE CAKE

5-7 apples1 (9 ounce) package yellow cake mix2 tablespoons sugar1 tablespoon ground cinnamon1 stick real butterPreheat oven to 350°FFill your 9×12 pan 1/2 full with apples which you?ve peeled, cored and sliced thin.Sprinkle the apples with dry cake...
Category recipes2017-09-30 16:08:49
CHERRY PARSON

CHERRY PARSON

2 pkgs dessert topping mix1 cup cold milk1 cup powdered sugar1 pkg (8-oz) cream cheese, softened1 bakery angel food cakeslivered toasted almondsslivered maraschino cherries8 to 10 stemmed maraschino cherries for garnishCombine the dessert topping...
Category recipes2017-09-30 16:08:49
STOVE TOP CHICKEN WITH WINE-MUSHROOM SAUCE

STOVE TOP CHICKEN WITH WINE-MUSHROOM SAUCE

4 (1 lb) skinless, boneless chicken breasts1/3 cup all-purpose flour1/2 tsp salt1/8 tsp freshly ground black pepper1/4 cup butter8 oz fresh mushrooms, sliced1/3 cup white wine (or chicken broth)1/4 cup chopped fresh parsley*3/4 cup whipping...
Category recipes2017-09-29 16:09:26
GELATIN COOKIES

GELATIN COOKIES

3/4 cup shortening1/2 cup sugar2 eggs1 tsp vanilla1 tsp baking powder2 1/2 cups sifted all-purpose flour1 tsp salt1 pkg (3-oz) fruit flavored gelatin (your choice)Preheat oven to 400 degrees.In a large mixing bowl,cream the shortening and sugar...
Category recipes2017-09-28 16:10:20
TEXAS COW PATTIES (NO BAKE COOKIES)

TEXAS COW PATTIES (NO BAKE COOKIES)

1 stick butter or margarine2 cups sugar1/4 cup cocoa1/2 cup milk1/3 cup peanut butter3 cups quick oats1 tsp vanillaIn a medium saucepan combine the butter or margarine, sugar, cocoa, and milk; heat to boiling over med-high heat and boil for 2...
Category recipes2017-09-27 16:10:08
LAYERED TACO FLAVORED BEAN DIP

LAYERED TACO FLAVORED BEAN DIP

2 cans (10 1/2-oz each) bean dip1 envelope (1 1/4-oz) taco seasoning mix6 green onions, finely chopped1 cup mayonnaise1 cup low-fat sour cream1/2 cup sliced ripe olivesShredded cheddar cheese for sprinklingChips or celery for dippingIn a medium...
Category recipes2017-09-26 16:11:03
TANGY LOW FAT THOUSAND ISLAND SALAD DRESSING

TANGY LOW FAT THOUSAND ISLAND SALAD DRESSING

This homemade salad dressing is low-fat and has only about 15 calories per tablespoon.1 cup lowfat plain yogurt1/4 cup ketchsup2 tbsps sweet pickle relish1/4 cup low-fat milkMix all the ingredients together and store in a small jar with a lid. ...
Category recipes2017-09-25 16:09:07
QUICK AND EASY APPLE CRISP

QUICK AND EASY APPLE CRISP

1/3 cup all-purpose or whole wheat flour3/4 cup packed brown sugar1/4 tsp ground cinnamon1/3 cup butter6 medium, tart applesPeel and core apples; cut into thin slices. Place the slices, spread level, in a baking dish that has been sprayed with...
Category recipes2017-09-24 16:08:35
CHOCOLATE - TOFFEE NO BAKE COOKIE

CHOCOLATE - TOFFEE NO BAKE COOKIE

3 cups quick oats1 cup creamy peanut butter1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips1/2 cup toffee bits + additional for sprinkling2 tbsp butter, softened1/4 tsp salt, optionalPrepare a large baking sheet by lining it with waxed paper; set aside.In a...
Category recipes2017-09-24 16:08:35
CREAMY CHICKEN BROCCOLI RICE BAKE

CREAMY CHICKEN BROCCOLI RICE BAKE

4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts, cubed1 1/2 cups minute rice, uncooked1 1/4 cups milk1 pkg (10-oz) frozen chopped broccoli, thawed enough to break up8-oz Velveeta style cheese, cubed1/2 cup mayonnaisePreheat oven to 375 degrees. Spray a 12 x...
Category recipes2017-09-23 16:09:20
QUICK AND EASY ONION BURGERS

QUICK AND EASY ONION BURGERS

2 lbs lean ground beef1 egg1 envelope dry onion soup mixPlace all the ingredients in a large bowl. Using your hands, mix together well. Grill or fry to desired doneness. Serve on whole wheat buns with your favorite condiments.Note: This is a...
Category recipes2017-09-21 16:12:00
FRUIT SALSA

FRUIT SALSA

2 Granny Smith apples, peeled and cored1 kiwi1 large orange1 cup fresh strawberries2 tbsp brown sugarChop all the fruits with a food chopper or in a food processor. Stir in the brown sugar and mix well. Serve with cinnamon tortilla...
Category recipes2017-09-20 16:08:28
STRAWBERRY DREAM PIE

STRAWBERRY DREAM PIE

Note: This is a very quick pie to make but it does require chilling. It is an excellent recipe to be made ahead.1 graham cracker pie crust3 egg yolks1 can (14-oz) sweetened condensed milk1/3 cup lemon juice1 can strawberry pie filling,...
Category recipes2017-09-19 16:08:40
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