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Creamy Pasta Primavera

Pasta primavera is Italian for spring pasta. This pasta dish is often served as the vegetarian option at a restaurant, but it should not be relegated to just for vegetarians. This creamy version of pasta primavera highlights a collection of spring vegetables and a hearty meal in its own right. Garnish:1/4 cup pine nuts 1/4 […]

Baked Macaroni and Cheese

Macaroni and cheese is a favorite of many people, especially small children. Some homemakers keep boxes of macaroni and cheese on their pantry shelves for a quick meal or side dish. Being a rebel, I refuse to buy the box meal because macaroni and cheese is so easy to make and much cheaper than the […]

Tips for Making Scrambled Eggs that Children may Enjoy

An average sized egg contains around seventy eight calories. Eggs are reasonably low in saturated fat but a little high in cholesterol. They are fairly high in protein and contain valuable vitamins and minerals. Eggs are a good source of protein and both yoke and albumen (egg white) contain essential proteins. Quite often it can be […]

Rice Casserole Broccoli Rice Casserole Sausage Rice Casserole

When people hear the term casserole, they are likely to think of chicken, tuna, or noodles. However, there are some wonderful recipes for rice casseroles as well. I would like to share two of my favorite recipes, both are easy to make. The first one appeals to meat lovers, the second one is vegetarian. SAUSAGE […]

Recipes Pickled Eggs and Beets

There are many ways that you can make pickled eggs and beets. There are those who make it with no sugar, with cloves and so on. The easy and simple way of making them takes about ten minutes of preparation and twenty minutes cooking. In about four hours and thirty minutes, it is ready. It […]

Recipes Chicken Broccoli and Rice Casserole

Casseroles make a great meal for a few reason other than they taste good. You can prepare them the night before and simply toss in the oven when you get home from work or after a busy day of working at home. They are nutritious and fill the growling bellies and you have fewer dishes […]

Mediterranean Vegetable Quorn Puff Pie

It’s never been a better time to be a vegetarian. Quorn, for those unfamiliar, is a vegetarian meat alternative that’s soy-free. It makes it easy to fool meat eaters or make the transition into meatless foods by using Quorn in recipes. This chik’n puff pie recipe relies on Quorn brand chik’n tenders to make an […]

Homemade Mac and Cheese

Doesn’t everyone love macaroni and cheese? Many homemakers keep boxes of macaroni and cheese on their pantry shelves for a quick meal or side dish. I am a rebel and refuse to buy the box meal because macaroni and cheese is so easy to make and much cheaper than the box, plus it has real […]

Five Quick and Easy Ideas for Vegetable and Cheese Omelets

Omelets are almost infinitely versatile in the ways they can be prepared and enjoyed. Perfect for breakfast, lunch or dinner, they can be made plain, with meat, or with a variety of different vegetables. One of the most popular additions to omelets is cheese, and by combining the cheese with vegetables, a wonderful range of […]

Recipes Walnut and Raisin Oatmeal

Tons of added sugar, salt, and artificial flavorings in oatmeal? Why? Great tasting oatmeal only takes a little more time and some ingenuity. Walnut and Raisin Oatmeal Ingredients: 5 to 10 walnuts per serving1 teaspoon of raisins per servingOld Fashioned Oatmeal (better) or Quick Cooking Oatmeal (good) Optional Ingredients: milkcinnamonbrown sugarhoneymaple syrup Utensils: spoon to […]