Tag Archives: ground beef

Sloppy José

When I was a kid I loved it when Ma would make Sloppy Joes for dinner. They were messy and fun and oh so good! Here is a Sloppy with Mexican and Southwestern flavors. Add some cheese then top it … Continue reading

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Chili-Mac Soup

My dad made the best chili-mac. It was simple and we looked forward to it. When I saw chili-mac soup on a diner menu recently I wondered if I could make dad’s into soup. And so I did – and … Continue reading

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Beef Nachos – National Nachos Day

Sunday is National Nacho day. Nachos have an interesting history, but in their purest form they are just tortilla chips with melted cheese and served with salsa. Now we top them with all kinds of things – like beef and … Continue reading

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Crockpot Enchilada Casserole

Looks like summer is finally here – and with a vengeance! We’re all looking for meals that don’t heat the kitchen up!! This enchilada casserole not only keeps the house cool, it uses up any stale tortilla chips you might … Continue reading

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Frito Pie – Throw Back Thursday

I remember making Frito pie on camping trips. Dad would make up a pot of chili. He’d open the top of our little bag of Fritos and put a scoop of chili inside. Top it off with some grated cheese … Continue reading

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