Browsing Category SUPER FAST RECIPES

Bill’s Penne alla Vodka

This recipe is tailor-made for my husband Bill, done the way he likes Vodka sauce – lots of bacon, lots of Vodka, and very creamy. He is a Vodka sauce expert and he has a favorite restaurant where he always orders it.  But he says my recipe is just like it!  I take that as a huge compliment!  The sauce takes less time to make…

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Chocolate Pumpkin Nut Snack Cake

A small, 9-inch Chocolate Pumpkin Nut Snack Cake to try that I think is great change from regular brownies. It is so moist and fudgy, and it’s made with a brownie mix! NO eggs, no oil, no butter! The pumpkin puree does the job of all that! You will love that it takes less than 5 minutes to make! Use your favorite brownie mix. I…

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Hungarian Goulash in the Crockpot

Paprika is the star in Hungarian Goulash! It is a delicious dish, traditionally served over spaetzle or flat noodles. There are many variations of Hungarian Goulash! You can vary this recipe by adding a little more or little less meat. I used stew meat since the crockpot makes meat so tender! This recipe has a yummy taste of sour cream stirred in at the last half…

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Scalloped Scallops

Simple, easy, and tender Scalloped Scallops: a popular dish from New England. “Sea Scallops or Bay Scallops, it doesn’t matter which you use in this dish! My Aunt Gloria made this in a very similar way, so this famous New England recipe goes back decades! It is actually poached in the beginning of the baking time and then later the crumbs become crisp! You can…

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Chili, Like Wendy’s – For Real!

“Everyone has a favorite chili recipe, I am sure! Wendy’s Chili is our favorite, and I finally found a way to make it as good as theirs, even after trying so many of the copycat Wendy’s out there. Not one hit it right…except this one! Sometimes I change the type beans, depending on what I have, or I use 2 different kinds of beans, but…

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Tuna and Spaghetti

“JUST OPEN SOME CANS! Choose 2 favorite seafood cans, 1 can of tomato paste, and 1 can of diced tomatoes to make a delicious, fast sauce in 10 minutes while your pasta is boiling! I used 2 cans of tuna fish for the dish pictured. You can use canned shrimp, clams, salmon, crab, whatever you like, or mix them up. Tuna and Spaghetti recipes go…

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Easy Ganache

“This has to be the easiest ganache to make ever! It is delicious! Enjoy! ” INGREDIENTS: 1-1/4 cups chocolate chips 1/4 cup vegetable oil DIRECTIONS: 1. In a microwaveable-safe bowl, stir together the chocolate chips and the oil. 2. Microwave it for 1 minute, then vigorously stir it until all the chocolate chips are melted. 3. Pour the ganache over a cake and let it…

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Inside-Out Chocolate Bundt Cake

“When I need a delicious, moist chocolate bundt cake, I go to this one often! It is so moist it is like the frosting is inside the cake! So delicious! This simple recipe came out in 1975 by JELLO! There are many variations of it out there. I make this bundt cake when I want “easy, fast, and great”! The BEST PART: it takes under…

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Easy Shrimp and Veggie Stir Fry

“I usually go out for Chinese, but you can make this delicious stir fry with ingredients you probably already have in your pantry. No special sauces or oils.  Use whatever veggies you like.  I steamed the veggies in the microwave rather than sauté them in the pan.  I think it gives a lighter feel to the dish and the veggies are not saturated in oil….

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Chocolate Angel Food Cake ~ Easy!

“Chocolate Angel Food Cake using a box mix is fast and easy and very good if you’ve never tried it. I’ve made it quite a few times and people really love it. It’s different! You can sprinkle it with powdered sugar, frost it, or serve it with a fruit sauce. But it is so good plain! I got this recipe from the great Cake Doctor…

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Cream of Turkey Soup

“A delicious and very fast soup to make! Leave it plain or add any veggies you wish. In this one pictured I added one 14.5 ounce can of asparagus plus the juice.  Sometimes I might add corn or carrots. But really, it is SO tasty with just the rice!  Add veggies according to your whim!  It’s a favorite soup of mine, especially in the winter!   …

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One Bowl Chocolate Cake III

“You will never make a box cake mix again! Seriously!  From Allrecipes with thousands of views, you have to try this! They also have a video of it.  It must be the boiling water! This is too good and too easy to miss! Throw everything in one bowl, and wow, what a rich, very moist, delicious cake!  I just love the soft texture of the…

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Beef Stroganoff in a Pressure Cooker

“Super Fast!  Beef Stroganoff made in a pressure cooker gives you the most tender meat and a delicious high intensity of flavor! I love it best cooked this way! It cooks in 8 minutes, it is so fast! My pressure cooker happens to be a top of the stove, 8-quart Presto, but you can use this recipe with any brand, and it can be a…

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Oatmeal Muffins~Low Calorie

      “Finally….a delicious oatmeal muffin with no guilt for me!  I love oatmeal anything! Muffins can be pretty high in calories or on the other side of the coin they can be great in protein and low in taste.   But check out the nutritional information for the low numbers in calories, sugar, and Weight Watcher Smart Points of these great oatmeal muffins!…

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Crock Pot Raspberry Applesauce ~LOW CALORIE

SO EASY! I have always made applesauce on the stove, but I just found out the easier way is to use a crock pot! Put everything together and forget it for a few hours! Delicious applesauce! Mix the apples with any other fruit you wish. Sugar is optional. It is delicious for me without sugar. The nutritional information includes the sugar. Without the sugar it is 104…

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