Sausage Potato Soup

Sausage and Potato Soup | Good Cheap Eats

Cozy up with a bowl of this Sausage Potato Soup. Chock full of potatoes and other vegetables and a spicy Italian Sausage, this soup is┬ádelicious comfort food. Last week we had a rainy day — and it was so exciting. That’s what years of drought will do for you. You go outside in your pajamas […]

Cheesy Italian Sausage and Pepper Sandwiches

Italian Sausage and Pepper Sandwiches

Enjoy quick and easy lunches and suppers with these delicious, cheesy Italian Sausage and Pepper Sandwiches.

Antipasto Pasta Salad

Antipasta Pasta Salad

Blend all your favorite antipasto flavors into a convenient pasta salad. This recipe blends spicy salami, tangy parmesan, hearty garbanzo beans, and the crunch of fresh vegetables.

Turkey and Pepper Lettuce Wraps

Turkey Pepper Lettuce Wrap

These Turkey and Pepper Lettuce Wraps come together easily on the stovetop, are freezer friendly, and taste delicious, making for a refreshing summer time meal.

Roast Chicken and Vegetables

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This dish is so incredibly yummy. It sounded weird to me the first time I saw it, but I am smitten with this chicken and vegetables.

Simple Chicken Stir-fry with Vegetables

Simple Chicken Stir-Fry

Make it a fake-out night with this Simple Chicken Stir-Fry and Vegetables. This one-dish dinner comes together quickly with chicken, mushrooms, onions, peppers, and cabbage. When I was a child, my family would go out to eat on a weekly basis. In our (then) tiny little Santa Clarita Valley, there were few chain restaurants; most […]

Cilantro Chicken Rice Bowls

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Take beans and rice to a whole new level with this savory chicken topping touched with the awesome sauce that is sour cream and salsa verde. The fabulous magic of mixing sour cream and green salsa together is not to be underestimated. I use it as the topping for my famous Poblano Chile Enchiladas as […]


Escalivada in pan trim

Enjoy a taste of the Mediterranean with this easy Escalivada, chock full of eggplant, zucchini, onion, tomato, and peppers, drizzled with olive oil.

Oven Roasted Ratatouille

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Enjoy the flavors of summer eggplant and squash in this easy oven-roasted ratatouille.   I’m a lifelong francophile. I’ve loved French culture since I was about five years old. I studied French literature in college, just because really, since there are few “practical” reasons for majoring in French literature. I had the amazing opportunity — […]

White Bean Salad

10 Summer Salads | Good Cheap Eats

Enjoy this filling, yet easy and refreshing bean salad this summer. Bean salads are a perfect addition to summer suppers. Not only are they typically served chilled or at room temperature helping you avoid a hot kitchen, but they are super filling so that you know folks won’t be hungry ten minutes after supper’s concluded. […]