Tag Archives: Cooking Light

Beer Cheese Soup

This soup was okay. You could still taste the beer a little, though, and I am not a fan of beer. We ate it, but I probably wouldn’t make it again. Meh. rating: 6.5 Beer Cheese Soup (Cooking Light, Oct. … Continue reading

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This was pretty good, but was a little bland if you didn’t have some of those fried onions on your fork! My kids thought it was okay. Leave off the yogurt and it’s vegan! rating: 8.5 Mujadera (Cooking Light)   … Continue reading

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Cheesy Polenta Skillet

This was something different for us, and it ended up being pretty good! I don’t cook with polenta too much (and I am not sure why, because I love it!). I left off the mushrooms because my 10 year old … Continue reading

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Chicken-and-Kale Alfredo Bake

This casserole was pretty good. My one complaint is that there wasn’t enough pasta! It only calls for 6 ounces, and I think next time I will double it! I used 1 bag of Quorn Chik’n Tenders in place of … Continue reading

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Turmeric Chicken-and-Chickpea Soup

This was pretty good! I used Beyond Meat’s Lightly Seasoned Strips for the chicken, and then vegetarian chicken broth. It didn’t take too long to make and the turmeric (I think) gave it a nice flavor. rating: 8.5 Turmeric Chicken-and-Chickpea … Continue reading

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Three-Bean Miso Chili

I was pleasantly surprised at how good this was! That miso really does add a little something special! I will be making this again, for sure! rating: 9 Three-Bean Miso Chili (Cooking Light, Nov. 2017)   serves 5 time needed: … Continue reading

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Silky Tomato-Basil Soup with Fresh Corn

My husband said we can’t have any more soup in summer. That’s just crazy talk. This soup was good! Both kids liked it! I did not do the corn topping (I thought I had some corn in the freezer but … Continue reading

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Farro Burrito Bowls

Having discovered farro a short while ago, I can’t seem to get enough of it! This dish was really good, and it was a nice change from the typical rice bowl. I didn’t have the recipe for the roasted veggies … Continue reading

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Egg-In-A-Nest BLT Sandwiches

My 10 year old didn’t love this (said it was too messy), but husband and I really liked it! I mean, what’s not to like here?! I used Vegan Magic to fry the “bacon” in, and I do think that … Continue reading

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Pasta with Charred Broccoli, Feta, and Lemon

Two recipes back to back with charred broccoli! This pasta was awesome! Actually, my kids didn’t like the broccoli, but I thought it was really, really good. The sauce for this dish was so tasty, but so simple! I took … Continue reading

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