Delicious, Nutritious, and Simple Back to School Recipes

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Back to school is a busy time of the year! Hard-working families are on the go with homework, sports, and after-school activities.

We’re making it easy for you to prepare quick and flavourful meals that the whole family will enjoy! Take a look at our simple back-to-school recipe guide.

Easy On-The-Go Breakfast

Ground Beef, Egg, & Cheese Casserole: Combine ground beef, eggs, cheddar cheese, milk, and an assortment of spices! Make ahead, store in the fridge, and reheat. Add a side of fresh fruit, and you’re ready to take on the day!

Brownbag Lunch

Homemade Lunch: Pack a quick and easy meal! The kids will love leftover pasta topped with Gramma Berg’s meat sauce. Pair with a homemade salad and a delicious apple for a nutritious homemade lunch! 

Afterschool Snack

Beef and Potato Empanadas: You’ll never hear “I’m hungry!” when you cook these tasty treats! Fill dough mixture with olive oil, baked potato, peppers, onions, ground beef, cherry tomatoes, garlic, and cilantro. Top off with egg and milk mixture. Make these ahead of time, store in the fridge, reheat when the kids come home from school, and enjoy!

Quick Dinner

Beef Chili: This hearty and delicious recipe is ready in under an hour! Combine cubes of beef petite tender steak, olive oil, onions, garlic, spices, chiles, tomato paste, chicken broth, stewed tomatoes, and yellow cornmeal. Cook in a cast-iron Dutch oven. Top off with green onions, fried onion rings, sour cream, and cheddar cheese. Yum! Who’s ready for seconds?

These quick and delicious meals are sure to be a hit with the entire family!

Order everything you need online to create your own back-to-school meal plan! Call 587-225-2477 or email info@gemstonegrassfedbeef.com.

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