Monthly Archives: January 2014

Lemon Zest and Thyme Pimiento Cheese

I bought two new cookbooks! This recipe is the first one I tried from one of them. And I have to say, lemon has no place in pimiento cheese! Maybe I am just set in my ways, but pimiento cheese … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Squash with Spinach, Feta & Basil White Beans

Here’s another Pinterest find for you! I think my spaghetti squash was a little bigger than this recipe calls for, so it was a little heavy on the squash, but it was still good! The flavors all work well together. … Continue reading

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Southwestern Chopped Salad with Cilantro Lime Dressing

Here’s another Pinterest find for you! This was very very easy to make. It says it only serves two, so I doubled everything. For the tortilla strips garnish, I just crumbled up some tortilla chips. This was really, really good! … Continue reading

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Mexican Casserole

I got all of this week’s recipes from Pinterest! This one, I have to say, I didn’t love. It was kind of bland. I thought the sour cream would have added something to it, but after being in the oven, … Continue reading

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“Meatball”-Tortellini Soup

I made this soup using veggie meatballs instead of the real thing. We all thought this was pretty good, although it seemed a little bland. Not sure what would jazz it up some. This was easy to make and came … Continue reading

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Hearts of Romaine, Palm, and Artichoke with Citrus Dijon Dressing

This salad was so dang easy to make, and was really, really good! I have to say that man, I sure do love hearts of palm! 🙂 My 7 year old really liked this. The dressing was a snap, and … Continue reading

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Mom’s Creamy Chicken and Broccoli Casserole

I read all the reviews of this recipe online, and most everyone says that this recipe is good, but it’s bland and it needs something. I totally agree. My husband said “This is okay, but I wouldn’t ask you to … Continue reading

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Creamy Avocado Dressing

I LOVE avocados. Seriously, I love them. And I thought I would love this dressing. But I didn’t. It tasted too much like guacamole to me, and guacamole needs chips, not lettuce! It was edible, but it just didn’t work … Continue reading

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Quinoa-Stuffed Kale Rolls with Goat Cheese

I got the kale out of the fridge to make this recipe, and discovered that my husband had bought the teeniest tiniest kale ever! The leaves were about the size of your hand! So, needless to say, rolling these things … Continue reading

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“Chicken” Tetrazzini

This turned out to be really good! I felt like I dirtied up a lot of pots to make this, but it was good! I used Morningstar Farms fake chicken strips for the chicken. I thought when I poured it … Continue reading

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