TUNA NOODLE CASSEROLE
Feeds 5 or more
2 boxes Mac and Cheese .. we prefer shells
Cook the noodles in sufficient water to cover them. Cook until almost tender.
Put back into the kettle.
Add the instant cheese (if powdered cheese follow the boxes' directions).
Add 1 can cream of mushroom .. small or family sized if you really like Cream o' mushroom.
Add 1 can of vegetables: corn, 1 cup broccoli, peas, carrots .. whatever you favor.
Add 2 cans of tuna fish.. drain the juice first.
Mix and simmer steam rises.. keep it stirred or it will stick.
Season with salt, pepper or your favorite seasoning salt.
2 quarts tomatos
3 cans chili beans
1 can tomato paste
2 teaspoons chili powder,
dash of salt and pepper
1 lb ground beef
Brown ground beef and onion in frying pan.. sprinkle a little salt and pepper as they cook.
While beef and onions are cooking ... place tomatos, beans and chili powder in a kettle.
Heat at a simmer.
When steam begins to rise add tomato paste.
Season with a dash more salt and pepper.
Once the hamburger and onions are done..
drain the grease off and add the meat and onion to the chili.
Simmer for at least 15 minutes.
Serve with crackers or bread and butter. Add shredded cheese if you like.