*2 cups uncooked egg noodles
*1/2 pound ground beef
*1 onion, chopped
*3 cloves garlic, minced
*1 green pepper, chopped (optional)
*1/2 cup mushrooms, sliced (optional)
*1/2 cup black olives (optional)
*1 cup pepperoni, sliced
*6 cups pizza sauce
*1 tablespoon italian seasoning
*4 tablespoons milk
*2 cups mozzarella cheese, shredded
~Cook noodles as directed on package.
~Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
~In a medium skillet, over medium heat, brown ground beef, with green pepper, onion, garlic, mushrooms, & olives.
~Cook until beef is no longer pink.
~Stir in noodles, pepperoni, pizza sauce and milk, mix well.
~Pour half of pizza mixture into a greased 2-quart casserole dish.
~Sprinkle with 1 cup mozzarella cheese.
~Pour remaining half of pizza casserole evenly over mozzarella cheese.
~Bake for 20 minutes.
~Remove from oven and top with remaining cheese.
~Bake for 10 more minutes.
If your kids are picky about the vegetables, grind them up in a food processor and mix in pizza sauce. They won't even know what hit them.