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My Family's 15 Favourite Delicious & Easy Ground Beef Recipes

My Family's 15 Favourite Delicious & Easy Ground Beef Recipes

My Family's 15 Favourite Delicious & Easy Ground Beef Recipes. This collection of 15 family-friendly recipes focuses on a variety of ways to serve up humble ground (mince) beef! These recipes are for busy parents, use authentic ingredients, and are speedy, easy and ridiculously tasty. Featuring every-day ingredients you will likely already have in your fridge or pantry!

Asian Harvest Noodle Salad

Asian Harvest Noodle Salad

This Asian Harvest Noodle Salad is an easy recipe and healthy late summer that features vermicelli rice noodles and a homemade low calorie Asian dressing. Our family loves easy meals, and especially noodles for salad bases, making them a fun and kid-friendly meal. We also love that the harvest vegetables (peppers, carrots and gorgeous rainbow chard) in this side dish are versatile and can easily be used in more than one dish throughout the week to avoid food waste! And when it comes to using up those delicious and abundant harvest vegetables available in the late summer season, this sesame Asian salad dressing makes them taste about as amazing as you can imagine!

 

Grilled Potato Niçoise-Style Salad

Grilled Potato Niçoise-Style Salad

This Grilled Potato Niçoise-Style Salad is an easy recipe and healthy summer meal that is a perfect outdoor BBQ dinner idea for busy families! Warmer summer nights has our family cooking dinner recipes outside! This is a quick & easy dinner that allows the potatoes to cook in under 8 minutes by slicing them thinly. The Carisma potatoes by EarthFresh really shine in taste and texture for this grilled salad family meal. 

Family-Style Ploughman's Lunch

Family-Style Ploughman's Lunch

Are you thinking about trying to make that perfect meat and cheese platter for Father's Day or Dad's birthday? Maybe you're just searching for another easy summer meal, or family-friendly recipe that the whole family will enjoy and have fun with. A Family-Style Ploughman's Lunch, which is essentially a combined cheese board and charcuterie platter, is a easy and impressive looking meal that is delicious and will engage the whole family. Loaded with fruits, vegetables as well as whole grain crackers, breads and cheeses, there's something everyone will enjoy during this mealtime.

Cheddar Chive Whole Wheat Scones

Cheddar Chive Whole Wheat Scones

Cheddar Chive Whole Wheat Scones Recipe. This is one of the best whole wheat bread options I've experimented with in recent months that satisfies my family's request for a bread option alongside of their meals. It also helps round out menus on cool spring days where a soup is on the menu, or when we're having a salad meal. This quick recipe for scones draws on the spring flavour pairing of cheddar and chives together in this amazing whole wheat quick bread recipe. 

Easy Homemade Sloppy Joe's

Easy Homemade Sloppy Joe's

This recipe for Easy Homemade Sloppy Joe's does not use BBQ sauce or ketchup, but rather a few pantry staples to make a mouth-watering hearty sandwich in a matter of minutes that will have your family coming back for more. Easy to double up and freeze, if there are leftovers. Add this recipe to your collection of 30 minutes meals today!  

House on the Hill Blog Relaunch: What, When + Why

House on the Hill Blog Relaunch: What, When + Why

House on the Hill Blog will be now be focusing on fast and simple meals for families, weekly meal planner resources, helping kids learn to cook, and eventually offering some online cooking classes and "how to" meal planning resources that focus on fun meals that gets your family back in the kitchen together. Easy recipes and meal plan resources that were part of the top 5 favourite blog posts for 2016, and will become the foundation for the blog moving forward for fun, kid-friendly meal ideas and planning resources.