Tag Archives: vegetables

Asparagus Season

I haven’t posted lately; I have been around but busy. :) When I am not at work I have been doing a little spring cleaning (tossing/giving away a lot of things I haven’t used for a few months), visiting friends, … Continue reading

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Venetian Apricot Chicken [Olive Garden Recipe!]

Can you imagine my delight when I realized that Olive Garden offers some of their recipes online?  Although they didn’t share all of them, they did share a favorite that we tasted there once.  If you know me, you know … Continue reading

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Cabbage…

Cabbage… I love how affordable you are. I love that Meijer will trim their cabbage and wrap it nicely without raising the price, so it’s just like buying the whole head except you have no waste! :)

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Green Bean Casserole

This is not an original recipe by any stretch of the imagination.  But sometimes, we need to reminded that old recipes exist… especially when they’re delicious albeit possibly quite calorie-rich. :) I have always loved this recipe but don’t make … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Shepherd’s Pie

I love Shepherd’s Pie. I love all aspects of it.  I love that it’s easy to make.  I love that it’s delicious.  I love that it’s a great use for any variety of vegetables: fresh, frozen, or leftover. Now I … Continue reading

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Corn and Potato Chowder

I have been on a soup kick lately! My husband loves all my favorite soups, and his personal favorite is chicken chili. (I have been making many variations of my chili recipe with beef, chicken, or meatless.  I also vary … Continue reading

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My Mom’s Cole Slaw

My mom has shocked many, many people with her cole slaw recipe.  I’ve heard multiple times while entertaining guests, “I only took cole slaw to be polite, and now I’m taking seconds!” While I know everyone has different tastes, many … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Cheddar Soup

When I first contemplated making sweet potato soup, I looked at a lot of recipes.  I just wasn’t so sure about the whole concept.  I finally decided to give this recipe a try, and I’m so glad that I did!  … Continue reading

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It’s an old favorite… Chicken Gravy and Biscuits!

I always enjoyed chicken gravy growing up!  My mom bought 10-pounds bags of chicken leg quarters, so she made this recipe with chicken she cooked and took off the bones.  I made it slightly differently, with chicken breasts, but it … Continue reading

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Rosemary Red Potatoes

I love red potatoes.  Imagine my delight that Aldi had them on sale this past week, 3 pounds for $0.79! (Have I mentioned lately that I love buying produce at Aldi?) Rosemary Red Potatoes 1 1/2 pounds red potatoes, washed … Continue reading

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