Main Dishes

Main dishes.

Classic Chili

Classic Chili | Mini Van Dreams

Now that it is getting colder here in Ohio, it is time to pull out the soup pot and make some classic chili. My family eats classic chili several ways – straight up, on spaghetti, with cornbread, and as a topping on potatoes and french fries. The best part is that it is even better […]

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Hawaiian BBQ Chicken Meatballs

Are you looking for a quick and easy appetizer for a tailgating party? These delicious Hawaiian BBQ Chicken Meatballs are the bomb! You can make these delicious meatballs three days ahead and then throw them into a CrockPot with the sauce for game day. They are even delicious on a sub bun with Provolone cheese.

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Creamy and Easy Cheese and Rigatoni

Easy & Creamy Rigatoni and Cheese | Mini Van Dreams

Creamy and easy cheese and rigatoni has earned a spot on our dinner rotation. As the mom of kids, I am constantly in search of a creamy and easy macaroni and cheese recipe that is better than boxed. No box-shaming here, but sometimes eating the same old boxed mac and cheese gets old.

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Mexican Pizza

Mexican Pizza | Mini Van Dreams

When Taco Bell took away my favorite menu item – Mexican Pizza – I wanted to cry! It was my go-to order whenever I went to Taco Bell. The other day I remembered I had this recipe for Mexican Pizza, that is actually BETTER than Taco Bell’s version!

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