There are recipes that become staples in every family. The ones you go to over and over again and really don’t have to think much about.
You make them so often they become woven into the fabric of your family memories and will be the recipes your kids will take with them when they leave the nest.
They will make them automatically for their families because it is what they know and “how Mom always did it.”
They are the recipes that don’t take much thought because you have made them so often that you usually have the ingredients on hand or can quickly think of what they are on the fly.
The 16 staple go-to recipes below are recipes I make for my family that are always well received and have been in our rotations for a long time.
16 Go-To Staple Dinner Recipes
Cinncinati Chili in the Instant Pot (includes slow cooker stovetop instructions, too!)
Vegetarian Go-To Staple Dinners
Easy Tomato Sauce for Spaghetti & Pizza
Orzo Pasta With Caramelized Vegetables
What are Your Favorite Go-To Staple Dinner Recipes?
I’d love to know your staple dinner recipes.
Share with me in the comments.
Liz CooperAugust 30, 2018 at 7:30 am
This is going to be bookmarked for easy reference when I “just don’t know what to fix” – which happens to me frequently.
Thanks Amy and sisters 🌸! Liz