Tag Archives: cherry tomatoes

Spinach and White Bean Soup

This soup turned out to be really great! My kids didn’t love it, but husband and I did. This soup is nice and light and really flavorful. This comes together really quickly. Good soup! rating: 9 Spinach and White Bean … Continue reading

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Orecchiette with Artichokes

For some reason my local grocery store was out of orecchiette, so I had to use a different pasta. This turned out okay, but I wish there were more artichokes! I felt like there was too much pasta and not … Continue reading

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Family-Style “Chicken” Spaghetti

This was okay. It was a little bland to me, but the family seemed to like it. rating: 8 Family-Style Chicken Spaghetti (Cooking Light, July 2016) serves 4 Ingredients: 8 ounces uncooked whole-wheat spaghetti (I used regular spaghetti) 2 teaspoons … Continue reading

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Black-Eyed Pea Cakes with Corn Salsa

These were surprisingly good! My 9 year old said they were one of the best things I have ever made (!) and had seconds! These were easy to make and held together well while frying. My only complaint is that … Continue reading

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Mozzarella Caprese

I wanted some kind of salad the other night, and I came up with this! It’s super easy to throw together, but it does take a few minutes for the bread to toast and the tomatoes to roast. Kids picked … Continue reading

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Tomato-Ricotta Spaghetti

I think my pasta-tomato ratio was a little low, but other than that, this was really good! I took the liberty of adding black olives to this. My kids really liked this, and the adults did, too! I think next … Continue reading

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Rigatoni with Roasted Cherry Tomatoes and Burrata

Wow, I was amazed at how good this was. And I can’t believe I ever used to hate tomatoes! Have you ever had Burrata? I looked it up online, and it says it is usually made with rennet, but my … Continue reading

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