Spicy Pickled Red Onions are quick, easy, and the perfect accompaniment to sandwiches and salads, or tacos and burrito bowls! Do you prefer sweet or spicy? Offer me pickles or a cookie, and I'll pick the pickles every time. Don't get me wrong, I love a good cookie as much as the next person, but I really, REALLY love pickles. I often make Spicy Carrot Refrigerator Pickles, but these spicy pickled red onions are wonderful on sandwiches and salads, and they are one of my favorite condiments for Mexican dishes, like tacos or burrito bowls. In fact, we had them on
Mother made these fresh-tasting sloppy joes many times when I was growing up. She passed the recipe on to me when I got married. My brother-in-law says they're the best sandwiches he's ever tasted. And he ought to know—his name is Joe! —Ellen Stringer, Bourbonnais, Illinois Skip links
After trying pasta fagioli at a popular restaurant, I was determined to make it at home, only healthier. It turns out mine was a big hit! Loaded with veggies, it is such a simple way to boost nutrition and fiber at mealtime. —Cindie Kitchin, Grants Pass, Oregon Skip links
Lean turkey sausage links spice up this hearty sauce that turns pasta into a splendid main dish. "I blend a cup of the sauce for my young son, so there are no chunks of vegetables, and he loves it," says Laurinda Johnston, a field editor in Belchertown, Massachusetts. Skip links
Though it's North African in origin, these days shakshuka is popular throughout the Middle East (particularly in Israel, where it may as well be one of the national dishes) and in hip neighborhood diners all over the coastal US. Given its versatility, it's easy to see why. It's quick; it's simple; it's easy to scale up or down; and it works for breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner, or a midnight snack.
Jalapeño Popper Chicken: a low carb dinner that will please everyone with roasted chicken, a cheesy jalapeño popper sauce and more cheese and bacon on top! I wish they had scratch and sniff screens already,
Be still my beating heart. This sandwich is unbelievably delish!! If you pick your jalapenos properly they are not too spicy. I remove the membranes and seeds. I fill the peppers with cream cheese and bake them until they are soft and a little mellowed out.