Tag "fast"

Pasta

Shrimp and Orzo Skillet Dinner

Okay, some people are going to look at this dinner and say to themselves, or yell at the screen, as the case may be, “Is she high? My kid will

Vegetables

Turkey and Sweet Potato Skillet Dinner

What do you turn to, recipe-wise, when you’re in a hurry? For me, it’s usually eggs. If I’m in a true, white-hot panic to get dinner on the table, I’ll

Articles

7 Snacks to Bake This Weekend

“Mom, can I have a snack?” How many times a day do we hear that? Spend a little time this weekend to bake up a batch of home made goodness

Round-Ups

7 Fast, School-Day Breakfasts

Let’s be honest, school day mornings can be ugly. And after a couple of months of slow starts I know I’m a little nervous about getting back into “We can’t

By Ingredient

Toad in a Hole

This post was originally published when Scarlett was a wee four years old. However, it continues to ring true today. I still have “brush your teeth” and “get your coat”

Breakfast

Baked Eggs with Mushrooms

Have you ever been so happy to welcome in February? After a January that felt like it lasted about ten years and seemed hell-bent of freezing us to death, this

Vegetables

Fried Egg Sandwich with Avocado Basil Spread

I have a small addiction to Pinterest. It’s nothing too serious like my celebrity gossip rag habit or my newly developed dependence to Instagram but, none the less, it’s there

Lunch

Sundried Tomato and Spinach Farfalle with Walnuts

If you’ve ever run a road race, triathlon or marathon (hell, if you’ve ever just run the kids to school), you know that it’s an immense amount of work to

Appetizers

Lisa’s Letters Home: Salsa Verde

I’m pretty sure that I was Italian in another life, or there are some Italian genes somewhere in my roots. I love all things Italian, particularly, their amazingly diverse (and

By Season

Smoked Haddock and Spinach Gratin

Why does the theme to my cooking often involve panic? I’m forever running late, missing ingredients, and being too tired to think by the end of the day, and my