Monthly Archives: December 2015

Peppered White Bean, Kale, and Egg Stack

This was surprisingly easy to make! And boy, were those beans good?! I will make this again for sure, and I especially loved those BEANS! My 9 year old liked everything but the kale. I was just really surprised how … Continue reading

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Tortellini Caprese Bites

These were relatively easy, but they do take a little bit of time to assemble. I took them to a Christmas Eve gathering, and everyone said they were good, but I didn’t love them. They didn’t WOW me. They sure … Continue reading

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Cheesy Spinach Quiche

Hope your holidays were good! I made this dish last week, and it was a hit! My 9 year old doesn’t like mushrooms, so I pushed all of those over to one side. My 5 year old wasn’t sure about … Continue reading

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Pioneer Woman’s Red and Green Stuffed Shells

So…I found out my family doesn’t care for ricotta cheese! Oh well. I thought these were good, although there was a LOT of sauce! This does take some time to make (boiling the pasta, letting it cool, stuffing the shells, … Continue reading

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Apple Galette

I found vegetarian pre-made refrigerated pie crusts at Publix, and had to decide what to make with them! It was a 2-pack, so with the first one I made this! I have to say, I was a little disappointed in … Continue reading

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Asiago Bisque

I thought this soup was great, but my kids didn’t care for it. It’s pretty easy to make, but it does need to cook for a while. I used vegetarian “chicken” stock and left off the bacon. rating: 8.5 Asiago … Continue reading

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Vegetarian Black Bean Soup

Wow, this soup was just perfect! We ate it ALL! This will be my go-to black bean soup now. Easy-peasy, and awesome! I served mine with sour cream, avocado, and blue tortilla chips. FYI, this soup is vegan (use some … Continue reading

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Crispy Smashed Potatoes with Avocado Garlic Aioli

So this recipe is basically Crash Hot Potatoes with an awesome sauce. But, husband bought me the wrong potatoes, and the ones he bought were just too big for this recipe. But, I used them anyway. The taste was there, … Continue reading

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BBQ Chickpea Chopped Salad with Avocado Ranch

Talk about a quick dinner! This comes together in no time, even the dressing! But, I have to say I didn’t love the dressing. But those BBQ chickpeas are something else! How can something so simple taste so good?? I … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Tuscan White Bean Soup

This soup smelled so good cooking! And in fact, it smelled better than it tasted! 😦 It was okay, but I just excepted more. I hardly ever use dried beans, but this recipe uses them. They were perfectly cooked. rating: … Continue reading

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