Tag Archives: southern living

Emily’s Red Beans and Rice

I was underwhelmed by this. I don’t cook with dried beans that often, and I hate that when I DO cook with them, the end result isn’t mind-blowing. This was okay, but not worth the effort, in my opinion. rating: … Continue reading

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Gnocchi Mac and Cheese

My son loves gnocchi, and my daughter loves mac and cheese. They both thought this dish was pretty good, and husband and I really liked it! It’s pretty simple to make and doesn’t take too long to make. Husband said … Continue reading

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Three-Bean Cassoulet with Cornmeal Dumplings

This dish really surprised me. I used Tofurky Italian sausages in place of the ham, and it really turned out well! I just took it out of the package (I used 2 of the 4 sausages), and quartered each sausage. … Continue reading

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African Chickpea Soup

This is not a soup that you can whip up at the last minute. You have to make the sweet potato broth first. I did find this soup a little bland, so I added some vegetarian “chicken” broth to it, … Continue reading

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Slow-Cooker “Chicken” Cacciatore with Spaghetti

I was wondering how this would be with a chicken substitute, and can I say that it was AWESOME?! I didn’t even pan-fry the Quorn Tenders I used, I just put them in the slow cooker frozen. We all LOVED … Continue reading

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Red Beans-and-Rice Veggie Burger

These patties are oh-so-delicate, but I think that might have been because I didn’t mash up my beans all the way. It doesn’t really say how much to mash them, but I did leave a lot that were whole. Maybe … Continue reading

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Parslied New Potatoes

I don’t know if it was because I used almond milk instead of cow’s milk, but this sauce just did NOT want to thicken up! I had to add a little bit of corn starch at the end to tighten … Continue reading

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