Monthly Archives: September 2016

Cheddar-Mustard Cheesy Skins

My 9 year old saw this recipe in a magazine and asked me to make it. Making potato skins isn’t as easy as I thought it would be. It takes a good amount of time. Dinner was a little delayed. … Continue reading

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Creamy Tomato Basil Soup with Parmesan

You can cook this soup in your slow cooker or on the stove. I chose the stove. I thought this was REALLY good! I’ve eaten leftovers for lunch for two days now, and it’s still good! My kids didn’t care … Continue reading

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Vegan Crab Cakes

I had such high hopes for this recipe. Everything went great until I tried to fry them. These cakes made the oil splatter like nothing I have ever seen. I guess it was the chickpeas? Seriously, I have oil on … Continue reading

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Chick-fil-A Cole Slaw

I haven’t had Chick-Fil-A slaw in probably 30 years, so I don’t know if this tasted like theirs or not, but it was good! Easy and good. rating: 9 Chick-fil-A Cole Slaw (http://www.shugarysweets.com/) yield: serves 6-8 prep time: 5 minutes, … Continue reading

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Lemony White Bean-and-Arugula Salad

This was a great little side dish and comes together in no time! Husband and I really liked this, my 9 year old liked the onions (!), and my 6 year old liked the beans. I don’t eat arugula too … Continue reading

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Simple Leek Frittata

Wow, this WAS simple, and it was really good! We all liked this (well, except my 6 year old). You can use this basic recipe and change up the veggies, if you want. rating: 9 Simple Leek Frittata (Cooking Light, … Continue reading

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Crazy Creamy Chickpea Curry

I thought this was really bland. Could that be because I left out the red pepper flakes? My 9 year old liked this, and husband thought it was pretty good, but me? Meh. rating: 6 Crazy Creamy Chickpea Curry (All … Continue reading

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