Heat oil in skillet over medium high heat. Cook smoked sausage in oil, about five minutes. Stir in potatoes, sauce mix, pepper, and water. Heat to boiling. Reduce heat, cover and cook for about ten minutes, stirring occasionally. Stir in veggies. Cover and simmer about ten minutes or until potatoes are tender. Sprinkle with cheese. Serve immediately.
(serve with salad and fresh rolls)