My Italian American Grandma was not a convenience food lady. Everything was made from scratch. Pizza, pasta, and cake. But for this dish she used canned peas and tomatoes. It just works so that how I do it now. I always have peas, pasta, and tomatoes in the pantry. It's my go to cheap, easy, and yummy meal.
Delicious Thai curry peanut noodles - can add tofu for a vegetarian option or chicken. Such a quick and easy dinner idea in less than 30 minutes!
Tortellini Marinara Recipe -"My family loves this with a loaf of crusty French bread and green beans," relates Rita Perez of Roseville, California. She sometimes warms the savory supper in the slow cooker, but you'll find that it comes together very quickly on the stovetop.
Busy Day Lasagna Toss on Mandy's Recipe Box - Lasagna is not a fast meal to prepare. This skillet version is. (I doubled the cottage cheese and halved the brown sugar. I think it would be fine with no brown sugar or maybe 1 tbsp)