classic comfort food, made from scratch, with everyday ingredients

Classic Homemade Recipes

Some of the best food comes from recipes using easy to find ingredients. Our recipes are just that! Classic comfort food, made from scratch, using easy to find, everyday ingredients.

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Meet the author

Hey Everyone! I’m Kimberly!

Welcome to More Than Meat and Potatoes. Johnathan and I are excited to share some of our favorite recipes with you.

Find Recipes using Fresh Ingredients

Fresh fruits and vegetables are a staple in many of our recipes. We’re sure you’ll find something to love with one of these options.

Looking for the perfect side dish? We have over 75 ideas to get you started!

A great meal isn’t complete without a tasty side dish. From cornbread and biscuits to green beans and baked potatoes, we’ve got you covered with plenty of sides your family will love.

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Fresh baked sweets and treats! What could be better?

Nothing makes a house smell better than a loaf of fresh baked bread, a perfectly cooked pie, or a batch of warm cookies.

Need a vegetarian dish for your next meatless meal?

We have lots of tasty breakfast, main dish, and side dish options that are full of flavorful without a bit meat. You’ll have no problem finding great vegetarian meal ideas without sacrificing taste!

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Condiments Galore!

Whether you’re looking for homemade mayo, an easy coffee syrup, or a quick salad dressing, we have tons of simple condiment recipes available. They use easy to find pantry ingredients, so you’ll have everything you need right at your fingertips.