Recipes

Sausage and Lentil Soup

January 23, 2007

We had this soup at Carrabba’s one night and I went in search of a recipe. I did make some adaptations to the recipe I found, so I’m posting it how I made it. Carrabba’s uses fennel sausage that they make, and it’s yummy, but it’s good with regular sausage as well.

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Shrimp Scampi

January 22, 2007

I made this last week. I combined two recipes that I found, because I liked something from each of them. The result was better than I’d hoped, soooo good and a keeper here at my house. I made it with shrimp, but chicken could be easily substituted, or it could be made without any meat/seafood.…

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Party food!

December 17, 2006

You might recall me talking about holiday related stress earlier in the week. Part of that was prepping for the MNO holiday party I was hosting Thursday night. A wonderful time was had by all and I enjoyed the hosting part, though I think next year I’d like to do it earlier in the month…

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I use my crockpot for a lot of cooking year round. In the summer it’s a life saver because I can cook without turning on the oven. In the winter, it’s wonderful for making stews, soups and other winter type foods. Last week I made one of my favorite meals, roast chicken in the crockpot.…

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Pizza Burgers

November 25, 2006

For when you’re tired of Thanksgiving leftovers. I made these earlier in the week. The pizza sauce is easy and delicious and the pizza burgers were also easy and a hit with not only Josh but Brianna. One interesting thing, these are from an episode of Rachael Ray’s show that she did on cooking for…

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Meatball recipe…

November 5, 2006

No, I’m not posting one, I’m looking for one. Does anyone have a fool-proof recipe for meatballs that they’d care to share?

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I’m going to share with you my laugh for the day. I even had to tell Josh this one because it’s just amazing someone is so utterly…dumb. One of my favorite sites is www.allrecipes.com and I was researching Halloween recipes today. On the site, they were featuring a simple caramel apple recipe. I’m pasting it…

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Spinach-Ham Roll-up

September 17, 2006

I’m hosting a Mom’s Night Out at my house next Wednesday and I got a request to make these. I first had them at a baby shower held for me at my former job. They are absolutely fantastic and just delicious. Always a hit at any party and quite easy to make. Spinach-Ham Roll Ingredients:…

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