Croque Monsieur Casserole

Croque monsieur is your humble ham and cheese sandwich slathered in cheese sauce and baked until hot and golden and bubbly. This is them in casserole form for ease of making ahead and feeding a crowd. These are good for brunches or lunches or dinners. You could even make them happen for breakfasts, if you […]

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Baked Spaghetti

Homemade Baked Spaghetti

Baked spaghetti! It’s like lasagna in taste and ingredients and ability to feed a crowd, but a whole lot easier in the assembling/eating department. Like lasagna, baked spaghetti is a layered casserole-type dish. You start with cooked spaghetti noodles mixed with parmesan and egg and butter, some doctored-up spaghetti sauce, ricotta cheese, and a whole […]

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Weeknight Cassoulet

Shortcut Cassoulet Recipe

I should confess that I’ve never had actual cassoulet. I did live in France, but all that really means here is that I can spell “cassoulet” without having to look up “how to spell cassoulet”. Traditional cassoulet has been on my bucket list of things to make for many, many years now.  My knowledge of […]

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Au Gratin Potatoes

Easy Au Gratin Potato Recipe

I feel it is my duty to tell you that things are about to get extremely cheesy and creamy and carb-y. Consider yourself warned. Nothing feels as endearingly homemade or comfort food-esque to me as a casserole. The thought of living in a home where casseroles abound makes me giddy. For this reason, I am […]

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Mexican Breakfast Casserole

If you are a fan of make-ahead breakfasts that can be assembled the night before and feed a crowd, here is a recipe to add to your breakfast/brunch casserole arsenal! I should also tell you that there is chorizo in this. I’ve previously declared sausage the most perfect meat, but I think chorizo takes that […]

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Creamy Turkey Enchiladas

Baked enchiladas in pan

Enchiladas are among my all-time favorite foods. In the most basic sense, they really are just burritos covered in sauce and cheese. Yes, right when I thought life couldn’t get any better than a burrito, I learned that such a thing as a sauce and cheese-covered burrito existed (cue angelic chorus!). Husband shares my love […]

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