Kid friendly main dish recipes costing less than $2.5 per serving

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Cuban-style Steaks in Garlic-Lime Marinade

Cuban-style Steaks in Garlic-Lime Marinade

These steaks are a treat and a great way to make an inexpensive cut of meat memorable. You can use bottom…

John Spottiswood
Oct 2012
Advanced
4 votes
10477 views
The Very Best Meatloaf

The Very Best Meatloaf

This my family's favorite meatloaf recipe, of all time--and has become my most viewed recipe on my blog! What makes this taste so good is a…

Foodiewife
Jul 2014
Advanced
3 votes
13319 views
Korean-Style Country Fried Steak w Sauteed Kimchi

Korean-Style Country Fried Steak w Sauteed Kimchi

mykoreaneats
Feb 2015
Advanced
1 vote
215 views
Swai with Lemon-Basil Pesto

Swai with Lemon-Basil Pesto

We made this dish with Swai, but it would work equally well with basa, tilapia, catfish, sole, or any other mild and flaky white fish. The pesto is…

John Spottiswood
Feb 2015
Advanced
1 vote
267 views
Mediterranean Filet of Sole

Mediterranean Filet of Sole

Dover Sole was on sale at the local supermarket, and I felt inspired to try an recreate some of the simple, delicious flat fish dishes while…

John Spottiswood
Apr 2009
Advanced
3 votes
11475 views
Kimchi Pork Tacos

Kimchi Pork Tacos

The best of Korean and Mexican cuisine combined into one: Kimchi Pork Tacos. Full description @

mykoreaneats
Feb 2015
Advanced
1 vote
142 views
Spaghetti Carbonara

Spaghetti Carbonara

A yummy rich dish thats easy to make at home.

Chef Justin Yandle
Feb 2015
Professional
1 vote
192 views
Awesome Pizza Dough

Awesome Pizza Dough

This recipe is adapted from one perfected at Greens restaurant in San Francisco. The crust is crunchy on the outside but also chewy. I think it's…

John Spottiswood
Feb 2010
Advanced
78 votes
30473 views
Pressure cooker pork with creamy onion and mustard sauce

Pressure cooker pork with creamy onion and mustard sauce

Succulent, tender pork is so tempting in this delicious, creamy sauce full of flavors.

Easy Cook - Laka kuharica
Dec 2014
Intermediate
1 vote
969 views
Chicken Braised in Coconut Milk

Chicken Braised in Coconut Milk

For a more kid-friendly, non-spicy version, just do steps 2-4. It’s still super-moist and delicious – and even faster and easier! On really rushed…

Kristin Chen
Jul 2008
Intermediate
12 votes
19297 views
Easy Veggie Pizza with a Nutty Whole Wheat Crust

Easy Veggie Pizza with a Nutty Whole Wheat Crust

Why go to the local pizza joint and spend a ton of money on a greasy pizza, when you can make a healthier…

Kristi Rimkus
Mar 2010
Intermediate
1 vote
10766 views
Cumin Chicken

Cumin Chicken

The combined flavors of cumin and oregano in this seasoning is just phenomenal with poultry. This recipe is adapted from Allen Susser's New World…

John Spottiswood
Apr 2008
Advanced
32 votes
14233 views
Grilled Chicken Tikka

Grilled Chicken Tikka

I adapted this recipe from Steven Raichlen's The Barbecue Bible for a super bowl party. I added paprika and cumin and made a few other small…

John Spottiswood
Feb 2015
Advanced
1 vote
709 views
SHANGHAINESE LION’S HEAD

SHANGHAINESE LION’S HEAD

They call it Lion's Head because the meatballs are ye big with manes of soft, tender napa cabbage...looking like a lion. Seriously, in Shanghai,…

Linda Tay Esposito
Aug 2008
Professional
4 votes
8035 views
Shrimp Tacos

Shrimp Tacos

These shrimp are easy to make and absolutely delicious. While I enjoy them in these tacos immensely, they would also be great served over rice with…

John Spottiswood
Dec 2008
Advanced
4 votes
7323 views