If you like lasagna, but don’t want to bother with the fuss, make Baked Ziti instead! It has the same basic ingredients and taste as a classic lasagna, but is way easier to make. As an added bonus, it makes incredible leftovers, and freezes beautifully.
Spinach and Mushroom Lasagna is full of flavor and richness. It can be made with either a tomato based sauce such as my Homemade Marinara Sauce, or a cream based sauce. As we continue our quest to focus more on vegetarian meals, this Spinach and Mushroom Lasagna is a winner.
Marinara sauce is of Italian origin and is generally made with a base of tomatoes, onions, garlic, herbs, and a splash of red wine. Homemade Marinara sauce is immeasurably better than store-bought. It is easy to make, quite versatile, and freezes beautifully.
Quick and easy to prepare, full of healthy vegetables, this Lo Mein takes less than 15 minutes to cook. Oh, and it makes incredible leftovers. Even better is its versatility – dress it up with chicken, shrimp, beef, etc., or keep it vegetarian with broccoli florets, celery, or bean sprouts in place of, or in addition…
Beef Stroganoff is an amazing dish to serve at any meal. It’s super easy to make in a slow cooker an is sure to please even the pickiest of eaters.
Chicken Chow Mein has a very spotty reputation. It’s been years since I’ve had any, but from what I remembered, the chicken tended to be rubbery, and the vegetables and noodles were always overcooked. One night I happened to catch an episode of America’s Test Kitchen/Cooks Country on the local PBS station where they were…
Tonight for dinner, I thought that I’d try something that I’ve never made before. I saw the recipe for Chicken Milano on the Allrecipes site and thought it would be good with a few modifications. Susan had also saved this recipe some time back.
Mushroom Risotto is a perfect accompaniment to a number of dishes, This includes chicken schnitzel with mustard cream sauce. For the mushroom risotto, I took care of the mise en place, or getting everything ready. Susan took over from there and actually made the risotto.
Chicken Mozzarella Pasta with Sun-Dried Tomatoes is an easy and impressive dish to prepare. One of Susan’s favorite websites is Pinterest, where she came across this recipe. I have to confess that I spend a lot of time there as well. Given her passion for cooking, she spends a lot of time looking at different…