Monthly Archives: September 2011

Pumpkin and Yellow Pepper Soup with Smoked Paprika

Fall has barely arrived, and I have wasted no time making pumpkin soup. This soup turned out to be really good! And so healthy! I hardly ever eat yellow bell peppers. And, bonus, this soup only has 88 calories per … Continue reading

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Hash Brown Casserole

This casserole was ok, but I think I know what my problem with it was: I didn’t totally thaw out the hashbrowns. I forgot I was supposed to thaw them out, and I only remembered at about 3pm, so they … Continue reading

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Southwest Pinto Bean Burgers with Chipotle Mayonnaise

I am always on the lookout for new vegetarian sandwiches to try. This one got really good reviews online. A lot of people said that they had trouble with the burgers not holding together. I took one person’s advice and … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Squash with Pomodoro Sauce

Have you ever cooked with spaghetti squash? I decided to try this recipe last week (come on, each serving has 45 calories?!), and I was very intrigued by this freaky vegetable. I microwaved each half like the recipe says, and … Continue reading

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Roasted Asparagus with Parmigiano-Reggiano

I have been searching and searching for a vegetarian Parmigiano-Reggiano with no luck. If you guys see any out there, please let me know! I had to substitute Asiago cheese in this recipe, which I am sure changes the taste … Continue reading

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Chunky Split Pea Soup

This soup made my whole house smell really good. The soup itself was a little bland, but I still ate it because it had so many good-for-you veggies in it. And this makes a ton, so I had a whole … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Gnocchi

I made my own pasta! Granted, it wasn’t very pretty, but it tasted OK. I shan’t be opening my own Italian restaurant any time soon, but I am pretty proud of myself.  I didn’t have whole-wheat flour on hand, so … Continue reading

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