Monthly Archives: July 2011

Vegetable Soup with Corn Dumplings

This recipe didn’t wow me. At least when I had it for dinner. But when I had some leftovers for lunch the next day, it was SO much better! The soup was kind of bland. Of course Toby added hot … Continue reading

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“Beef” Tangine with Butternut Squash

I’ve been planning to make this recipe for weeks. Two weeks ago, I had everything bought for it, and something came up and I didn’t make it. Then last week, I was all set to make it (and the butternut … Continue reading

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“Chicken” Enchilada Casserole

I decided to try to “vegetarianize” this recipe and see how it would be. Did I just make that word up? I also left out anything spicy and gross, such as jalapeno peppers, salsa verde and cilantro. I used plain … Continue reading

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Baked Pasta with Summer Veggies

I really thought this dish would be better than it was. It was edible, but it didn’t have a lot of flavor. And if you didn’t get a forkful of cheese, it had no flavor.  I hate when I spend … Continue reading

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Banana-Agave Smoothie

I am not really a smoothie person, are you? I know they can be loaded with hidden calories, and if I am going to drink my breakfast, I would rather it be coffee. But- I tried this recipe for yesterday’s … Continue reading

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Sweet Corn & Cheddar Souffles

Well, I can cross something off my bucket list: make a good souffle. This recipe was intimidating, but I gave it a shot, and it was great! I didn’t have enough small ramekins, so I used a small dish for … Continue reading

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Warm Corn & Spinach Salad

Do you need a quick and easy side dish for your next cookout (or for dinner)? Then this one’s for you. It really couldn’t get much easier. I bought a smaller bag of spinach than this calls for, so next … Continue reading

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Crispy Rosemary Potato Cakes

These potato cakes didn’t look like much, but they sure were tasty! I think I made them too big, and they just kept falling apart. I didn’t have any leftover mashed potatoes, so I just made some instant ones and … Continue reading

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Lo Mein Salad with Peanut Sauce

A couple of nights ago, I made two recipes from Wegmans Menu magazine: this one, and a BBQ tofu one. The tofu one did NOT turn out. It called for Wegmans tofu, which comes frozen, and I decided to pan-fry … Continue reading

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Grilled Naan Pizza

Here’s another recipe from Wegman’s Menu magazine, and this one calls for grilling outside. I chose not to grill, but to instead, use my oven.  It’s so simple, and just calls for a few items from your grocery store. You … Continue reading

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