Quick Chicken and Vegetable Stew with Cheese Biscuit Topping

[Editor's Note: Love pot pie, but not necessarily having to make a crust for it? This alternative is the perfect solution. It comes together in a slightly less fussy, but equally comforting manner, and doesn't require as much time in the kitchen as the traditional recipe. --Genie] ...more

Breakfast for Dinner: Garlicky Eggs, Mushrooms on Toast

[Editor's Note: Though Yadsia of shop.cook.make thought of this as a breakfast dish, it is elegant and easy enough to be a perfect Quicker Dinners option. On a night when you'd like to turn your day upside down and serve breakfast for dinner, this is a great recipe to try. It'll be on the table in no time flat. --Genie] ...more
Thanks a lot Genie, that sounds goodmore

Celebrate Late-Season Tomatoes With Tomato Tabouleh

[Editor's Note: In some parts of the country, tomato season is just about to end, while in others, there are still a few weeks of ripe, red goodness to go. Regardless, seize that last moment of tomato madness with this simple salad that requires garden- or farm-fresh tomatoes. It's healthy and lets the produce shine. --Genie] ...more
Yes. Great time for a delicious tomato salad. Let's eat tomatoes as much as we can :)more

Creamy & Delicious Open Faced Croque Monsieurs

[Editor's Note: This creamy casserole comes together quickly and bakes up in a flash, making it the perfect Quicker Dinners option for a night when you're really craving some comfort food. --Genie]...more

Pickled Red Onions

[Editor's Note: This is a lovely story about a lifelong love for onions was forced into a cooling-off period when the author married a man who did not share her love for these pungent vegetables. But now, she pickles red onions, which tames the pungency and offers her a delicious way to reincorporate onions in almost every meal. Try this quick recipe, which is a great way to preserve red onions in the fridge for many uses. --Genie] ...more

Soft Pretzel & Tomato Appetizers

[Editor's Note: These soft pretzel tomato bites are right up my alley: bursting with fresh, seasonal tomato flavor, but built on a base of delicious baked dough. They're a fantastic appetizer for this holiday weekend, or even an afternoon snack this week for kids coming home from their first few days back at school. --Genie] ...more
 @Denise Figured it was just an error....or....an opportunity for someone to get creative and ...more

Seasonal Appetizers: Caprese Bite Skewers

[Editor's Note: If you love the taste of caprese salad, but want an easy presentation for a party or backyard gathering, try these lovely little appetizers. They're perfect for the end of tomato season. --Genie] ...more

Harissa-Spiced Chopped Salad

[Editor's Note: This week's Quicker Dinners option is a quick-to-pull-together salad that features plenty of iron-packed raw spinach, a protein punch from eggs, and a flavor boost from North African condiment harissa. It's a great option when you need to put dinner on the table quickly, but want to make sure everyone coming to dinner gets plenty of nutrition on their plate! --Genie] ...more
This sounds great, can't wait to try it ,  I've used Harissa in several recipes but never in a ...more

Waffles Made Sweeter With Cookie Dough

[Editor's Note: This blogger found breakfast inspiration when she really wanted to bake a batch of cookies. The result? A rich and sweet waffle recipe that's perfect for family weekends! --Genie] ...more

A Fresh Take on Frito Salad

[Editor's Note: On some nights, a quicker dinner means a return to a family favorite, to something that's easy and comforting all at the same time. It means something kid-friendly, but that adults will happily dig into, as well. This update of traditional Frito Salad keeps some of its traditional style, but adds a freshness that your family will love...in record time. --Genie] ...more