Quick and Simple Recipes

Monday, May 18, 2009

Meat Loaf - 4 ingredients

Meat Loaf
(only 4 ingredients)

2 - 1½ lbs. ground beef
1 can Vegetable soup (chunky works best)
1 egg slightly beaten
¼ cup breadcrumbs

Season beef with salt and pepper. Mix all ingredients thoroughly. Shape firmly into loaf and place into a shallow baking pan. Refrigerate overnight. Bake at 350 degrees for 1 – 1 ½ hours. Serves 4-6.

Chili Beef Sandwiches


2 ½ - 3 lb. beef chuck roast
1 pkg. taco seasoning mix
½ cup barbecue sauce
8 rolls
Cheese (optional)
Trim excess fat from beef and brown in skillet. Transfer to Crockpot adding sauce and seasoning, add water. Cook overnight on low or for 8 – 10 hours. Remove beef and shred. Return to crockpot, season to taste, cover for an additional 30 minutes or more. Serve on favorite rolls, makes 8 servings

Citrus Grilled Salmon

1-2 lbs. salmon
½ stick butter, melted
Juice from 1 medium lime or lemon
2 cloves garlic, minced
Salt and pepper to taste

Rinse salmon and pat dry, set aside in plastic bag or bowl. Mix together butter, juice from lemon or lime, and garlic. Add mixture to salmon and let sit for about 20 minutes. Grill salmon over medium heat for approximately 15-20 minutes, basting often or Bake at 450 degrees for 15 minutes, turning once.

Friday, May 15, 2009

Cooking for busy moms

Cooking 4 Busy Moms contains simple, quick recipes for moms on the go. Each recipe can be made in under 30 minutes. I hope you enjoy and would love to hear from you.

If you have a recipe that you would like to share, please post it. Please remember that the recipes should take less than 30 minutes to make with 6 or less ingredients, not including salt and pepper.

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