I am a big fan of roasted vegetables, but don’t make them as often as I like, especially when in a hurry, because of prep time. Perhaps, it may have occurred to some of you already, but I had never tried roasting frozen vegetables before. The veggies were already prepped, and the freezing process locks in nutrients, so if it worked, I would have a very handy little trick.
You can now have the sweet & spicy flavor of Panda Express Sweetfire Chicken at home, with this easy copycat recipe. This is an especially good thing for me, because our Panda Express is in the mall, and that means shopping. Shopping on top of lunch can make for an expensive craving. Just cook up […]
Tis’ the season for pumpkin everything. I like pumpkin year round, but admit I really do get into the spirit this time of year. I’m particularly fond of savory pumpkin dishes like this Vegan Creamy Pumpkin Pasta recipe, that I’m sharing with you right now. No I don’t happen to be vegan, though I don’t […]
When the opportunity to share a recipe featuring canned foods came along, I was happy to be counted in on the fun. I put on my thinking cap, ran out to the store and returned with groceries and an idea in mind. The thing was… I was hungry by the time I got home, and what I was planning was time consuming to make…
This post brought to you by Texas Pete. All opinions are 100% mine. Like half of America I’m trying to drop a few pounds before the holidays take hold, and we are plied with goodies around nearly every corner. I’m not on any specific diet, just trying to eat healthy by avoiding empty calories and […]
Yes, you can cook a meatloaf in a slow cooker. This easy Slow Cooker Meatloaf Recipe with potatoes and carrots, is soon to be a favorite with your family. How to make the Slow Cooker Meatloaf Recipe Once the meatloaf mixture is formed, you simply shape it to fit in the slow cooker, then surround […]
Independence is something every good parent strives to instill in their children, but safety is always paramount. Preparing meals is an essential part of daily life. Not everyone will become an outstanding cook (or even wants to be), but being able to prepare a simple meal is great way to build independence skills. With a […]