Vegetarian Chili

Scene: a wintry, blistering cold Saturday evening, huddled inside our home sans plans (thanks, pandemic), with bellies rumbling for some warm, hearty food. Enter: this “throw all of the leftover veggies we have in the dutch oven with some tomato sauce and pray it tastes good” kind of chili. The actual intent for Saturday’s dinner this past weekend was to […]

Three Cheese Mac and Cheese with Spinach

The MAC is BACK! I’m talking about macaroni and cheese, not that song “Return of the Mack,”although that song is quite good (and now stuck in my head, and probably yours too… you are welcome). I haven’t made a quality macaroni and cheese since my son was born, which was NINE MONTHS AGO. Funny, I actually scheduled my Roasted Broccoli […]

Parmesan Crusted Meatloaf

Meatloaf always reminds of my grandmother and I’m not really sure why. I know that she used to make it for us when we lived together, but it wasn’t my favorite thing to eat. She also used to broil salmon and have me eat it and I would gag, but that’s another story for another night (with wine…) There are […]

Buffalo Chicken Meatballs

Another week, another chicken meatball in this house. This time, these meatballs are buffalo chicken style. I’ve always been a fan of buffalo chicken: wings, boneless bites, chicken dip, etc. It was a no brainer when I looked in my cabinet and saw The New Primal buffalo seasoning, the prompt for me to make these chicken meatballs. I’ve been using […]

Turkey, Brie, and Apple Sandwich

Fun fact: I used to say I “hated” cheese when I was younger. For whatever reason, I would say I did not like cheese, yet I would still eat it. Not sure what the logic was behind that was, other than I THINK I meant I dislike strong, stinky cheese like blue cheese or gorgonzola, because those cheeses I actually […]