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
5 votes
31084 views
Classic All~American Spaghetti & Meatball Supper

Classic All~American Spaghetti & Meatball Supper

OOH how my family loves this classic dish! Serve with a mixed green salad and garlic toast for a complete…

Cheryl "Cheffie Cooks" Wiser
Sep 2016
Advanced
1 vote
191 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
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4 votes
34999 views
All Beef Hot Dog with the Toppings!

All Beef Hot Dog with the Toppings!

Quick and easy grilled lunch on the weekends or weeknights.

Cheryl "Cheffie Cooks" Wiser
Sep 2016
Advanced
1 vote
105 views
Vegetable Lasagna

Vegetable Lasagna

Wonderful Sunday Supper-using all the leftover veggies from the week (I can not throw away good food!). I used my fresh homemade chunky tomato sauce…

Cheryl "Cheffie Cooks" Wiser
Sep 2016
Advanced
1 vote
188 views
Bacon & Tomato Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

Bacon & Tomato Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

One of our favorite sandwich combinations with a bowl of soup makes an easy lunch or early quick supper option…

Cheryl "Cheffie Cooks" Wiser
Sep 2016
Advanced
1 vote
87 views
Thai Basil Chicken

Thai Basil Chicken

Quick and easy and oh, so yummy! So much so, we copied this recipe and gave it to our guests at our wedding!

Nancy Miyasaki
Feb 2008
Intermediate
42 votes
21679 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
36296 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
21081 views
Sausage & Sauerkraut Baked Casserole

Sausage & Sauerkraut Baked Casserole

Great easy casserole any weeknight! My family loves this dish.

Cheryl "Cheffie Cooks" Wiser
Sep 2016
Advanced
1 vote
77 views
Sweet n' Sour Scallops

Sweet n' Sour Scallops

Delicious supper entrée any night!

Cheryl "Cheffie Cooks" Wiser
Sep 2016
Advanced
1 vote
74 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
18069 views
Fish Tacos with Lime-cilantro salsa

Fish Tacos with Lime-cilantro salsa

Cumin, coriander, and paprika give these fish tacos a wonderfully warm flavor. The tangy sour cream, lime and…

Nancy Miyasaki
May 2010
Intermediate
7 votes
7391 views
Jerk Pork

Jerk Pork

Traditional Jerk Pork is made with the whole pig. I've been successful, though, with the Pork Shoulder roast. It's advantages are it's is widely…

John Spottiswood
Sep 2008
Advanced
5 votes
6800 views
Southwestern Mac & Cheese

Southwestern Mac & Cheese

Southwestern Mac & Cheese, we have to laugh, of all the recipes we get asked for from gourmet to down home, what we get the most requests for is…

Patti Fisher
Sep 2016
Professional
1 vote
153 views