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Kids cooking school is fun and rewarding! This Lotsa Pasta recipe was a huge hit here at Little Sprouts. Even the picky eaters like it. 

Beef and Corn Pasta (Hamburger Helper)

Pasta with beef and corn.


Course Main Course
Cuisine American
Keyword beef and corn pasta, homemade hamburger helper
Prep Time 10 minutes
Cook Time 20 minutes
Total Time 30 minutes
Servings 4
Author Christina


  • 1 pkg pasta of your choice
  • 1 pound ground beef
  • 2 T. butter
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 1 clove garlic, crushed
  • 1 tsp. dried thyme or dill
  • 1 bag frozen corn or 4 ears fresh corn with kernels cut off
  • 1/2 C. grated parmesan cheese


  1. Cook pasta according to package directions and dump into colander to drain. 

  2. Add butter to pan. 
  3. Cook ground beef on medium heat until browned. 
  4. Cut up onion and add to pan. 
  5. Cook on medium heat until tender and translucent. 
  6. Add garlic, herbs of choice, salt, pepper and grated parmesan cheese. 
  7. Stir and cook until well combined. 
  8. Add frozen corn and cook until just warmed through. 
  9. Add pasta. Stir until mixed well.