Category Archives: Meals For Two

Meals and recipes downsized to feed two people with either no or very little leftovers.

Meal 1: In Our Series of 3 Meals For 2 People Without Leftovers

Three Meals for Two People Meal One: Beef Taco Casserole This meal is designed for a weeknight of maybe chilling out and having a cocktail. It goes great with a margarita….see my classic margarita recipe by clicking HERE The following … Continue reading

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Three Meals for Two People

For those readers who are empty nesters or for those living alone, I am constructing three days worth of meals for you.  I will not be preparing but three meals this week, due to evening meetings and commitments elsewhere.  Maybe … Continue reading

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10 Step Southern Cubed Steak Meal Plan

Cubed steak was a staple in our house, growing up in Georgia.  It is a cheap cut of beef, which is usually very tough.  Pan frying it, allows drippings to form the base of the good ‘ole white gravy, we … Continue reading

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Fish Tacos: 100 Day Real Food Challenge

Challenge is an UNDERSTATEMENT. When your household hates vegetables and you are a foodie, this 100 days of real food is nearly impossible. Today’s recipe is in Lisa Leak’s new cookbook, 100 Days of Real Food: Fast & Fabulous: The … Continue reading

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Pork Medallion Dinner Ready in 20 Minutes

Looking for a quick, home cooked, weeknight meal? It does not get any simpler than Pork Medallions with Mustard Sauce.  To easily round out the meal, use instant potatoes and a canned pinto beans, with biscuits.  There are only 200 … Continue reading

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Empty the Fridge Breakfast Burrito

My husband HATES leftovers.  So, I usually devise new ways to incorporate leftovers into new dishes.  He will never realize he is eating leftovers, if I call it something totally different.  Saturday morning, I realized I had several odds and … Continue reading

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Crispy Pan-Fried Pork Chops

I did not have a clue what I was going to make for dinner, so I thumbed through a great cookbook, Cooking for Two 2012 (America’s Test Kitchen)   This cookbook has come in handy since Doug and I became … Continue reading

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