Dinner

Cheesy Tator Tot Casserole

Serves 6
Prep time 20 minutes
Cook time 35 minutes
Total time 55 minutes
Meal type Main Dish
Misc Child Friendly, Serve Hot

Ingredients

  • 1lb Ground Beef (Browned)
  • 1/2 Medium Chopped Onion
  • 1 can Campbell's Fiesta Nacho Cheese
  • 1 can Cream of Chicken Soup
  • 4oz Shredded Cheese (Any shredded cheese works but I prefer cheddar)
  • 8 Velveeta Cheese Squares (American cheese squares work also)
  • 1 bag Tator Tots

Note

Disclaimer: this recipe is quite cheesy and not considered the most healthy meal... but it is easy and yummy! Feel free to omit the cheese squares to cut back on some calories and if you prefer less cheese. Enjoy!

Directions

1. Brown the ground beef
2. Mix together the ground beef, Fiesta Nacho Cheese, Cream of Chicken, onion and shredded cheese.
3. Pour the beef, cheese, Cream of Chicken and onion mixture into a 9 x 13 baking dish.
4. Top mixture with the Velveeta/American cheese squares.
5. Top the cheese squares with entire bag of tator tots.
6. Bake uncovered at 375 degrees for 30-40 minutes or until tator tots are lightly browned and crunchy.

Chicken Noodle Soup

Serves 6
Prep time 30 minutes
Cook time 30 minutes
Total time 1 hour
Allergy Egg, Wheat
Meal type Lunch, Main Dish, Soup
Misc Freezable, Pre-preparable, Serve Hot

Ingredients

  • 3/4 Large onion (chopped)
  • 3 celery stocks (chopped)
  • 1 cup carrots (chopped)
  • 16oz frozen noodles (Reames noodles work great.)
  • 2 boxes Low sodium chicken stock (Use two 32 oz. boxes)
  • 2-3 Chicken breasts (cooked/shredded (can substitute with a rotisserie chicken))
  • 1 teaspoon pepper (or to taste)

Note

You may add another bag of noodles if you prefer a heartier soup or need it to go further.

Directions

1. Bring chicken stock to a boil
2. Add chopped onion, celery and carrots to stock
3. Once veggies start to soften, add cooked/shredded chicken and frozen noodles
4. Let simmer for 10-15 minutes for flavors to blend
5. Add black pepper to taste
6. If needed, you may add extra water and a bouillon cube for more flavor
7. Reduce heat to cool a bit and serve.
8. Enjoy!