Monthly Archives: February 2012

Product Review: Morningstar Farms Meal Starters Veggie Meatballs

These meatballs couldn’t have appeared at a better time. About a week ago, I was searching for the vegetarian meatballs we normally eat (Nate’s) at my grocery store. They didn’t have them! I asked an employee about them, and she … Continue reading

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Million Dollar Spaghetti

I found this recipe on Pinterest, and I followed the link to the blog, and boy, this recipe got some really good reviews! How could I not try it? I was a little dubious of the cream cheese. But it … Continue reading

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Creamy “Chicken” Boxty

Here’s another international dish for ya: boxty! Boxty is a¬†traditional¬†Irish potato pancake! I had never heard of it, but Toby had, because he goes to Irish pubs after work sometimes and they have it on the menu. I am not … Continue reading

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Easy Colcannon

I have heard of Colcannon before but I have never tasted it. According to Wikipedia, Colcannon is “a traditional Irish dish consisting of mashed potatoes with kale or cabbage.” This recipe looked easy enough, so I gave it a whirl. … Continue reading

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Creamy Shiitake Alfredo

I gave Toby the task of getting us the 1 pound of shiitake mushrooms at the grocery store, but he came back empty-handed. He said that 1 pound of them would cost about $15! So we used half baby bellas, … Continue reading

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Boursin Creamed Spinach

Toby doesn’t like spinach, but he will eat creamed spinach. Yeah, I don’t understand it, either. I had this recipe for creamed spinach and it sounded pretty good. It IS good, except for one thing: it’s too lemony. At least … Continue reading

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Crispy Garlic Sage Potatoes

I needed something new to do with potatoes, so I searched on Food Network’s site and found this recipe. This recipe is simple, but beware, it takes a while! Although, I didn’t cook my potatoes the full hour and 15 … Continue reading

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