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Creamy Mac and Cheese with Veggies

This quick and easy dinner recipe will soon become a family favorite. Relying on easy ingredients this mac and cheese with veggies will delight all ages!
Author Marty's Musings


  • 2 boxes Horizon Organic Mac & Cheese
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 4 tbs butter
  • 2 cups frozen broccoli spears or chopped, thawed
  • 1 regular can mixed vegetables drained
  • parmesan cheese
  • bread crumbs


  1. Bring a medium sized pot of water to a boil, stir in pasta and boil for 10-12 minutes or until done.
  2. While pasta is cooking, cook broccoli in microwave for about 3-4 minutes.
  3. Drain pasta and return to pot. Add milk, butter and cheese sauce and stir until blended.
  4. Drain broccoli and stir in with mixed vegetables.
  5. Sprinkle with parmesan cheese and bread crumbs before serving.

Recipe Notes

You can rinse broccoli under hot water to thaw or cook a bit longer in the microwave if it's not thawed.
A can of single vegetables such as carrots or peas can be substituted for mixed vegetables.
If you need a smaller quantity simply cut this recipe in half.