5 Easy Casseroles That Will Make You a Kitchen Hero


This is the time of the year when easy dinner recipes can save the day. When you have zero energy left-over from the holidays, easy casserole recipes you can put together fast and pop into the oven can be wonderful things. Especially if they are cheesy, bubbly comforting food that feeds the whole family.

These are 5 of my very favorite family casserole dinners to make. They are delicious and best of all, you can make most of these recipes using only 4 ingredients.



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This is probably my favorite go-to casserole when I need a cheap family meal that will completely fill everyone up. Do I ask for too much?? 

Anyhoo, there are variations you can easily make to the recipe for this Cheesy Chili Bake depending on your family's preferences. And on the ingredients you have handy.

I use vegetarian chili and sometimes skip on the corn if I do not have any handy. The kids always love this dish, and I love how budget-friendly this meal is!



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This healthy spinach and cheese casserole needs only 5 ingredients and about 30 minutes to cook.
I personally think everyone should try this Creamy Spinach Tortellini at least once! It is so delicious plus it makes a perfect casserole dish to serve to your holiday guests.

P.S. If you have kiddos who have an aversion to spinach, try some of these sneaky spinach recipes for kids next time!



Photo Credit: Pillsbury.com


This Chili Cheese Dog Bubble Up Casserole recipe from Pillsbury makes a fun dinner to serve kids. All you really need are hot dogs (or veggie dogs), Pillsbury biscuits (always awesome to have on hand), chili and cheddar cheese. Bake for about 20 minutes, and you have a yummy kid-friendly budget dinner ready to serve.



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This Cheesy Chicken Casserole will warm up everyone and my bet is that it will become a favorite dinner in your family! Once you get everything together and into a baking dish sit back, relax and enjoy the mouth-watering aromas drifting from your kitchen!




chicken enchilada casserole for dinner
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This easy Chicken Enchilada Casserole will get raves from everyone in your family (unless you have someone who doesn't like Mexican food, which I seriously love myself.) If you happen to have leftover cooked chicken, this recipe is even simpler to make. Disclaimer: mouths may water while this casserole is baking. Just so you know.