Category Archives: red pepper

“Witches Brew” Cheesy Spinach Soup and Monster Sandwiches

  Date: October 31, 2012 Recipes: http://www.annies-eats.com/2012/10/10/open-monster-face-sandwiches/ – Sandwiches http://www.annies-eats.com/2012/10/04/witches-brew-cheesy-spinach-soup/ – Soup Modifications: Pretty much just followed the recipe – I think we used one more potato than the recipe called for in the soup. Time to table: 20 mins prep, 15 minutes … Continue reading

Posted in broccoli, carrot, cheese, potato, red pepper, spinach | 1 Comment

Spicy Kale Lasagna

Only pic we took, whoops. Date: August 7th, 2012 Recipe: http://www.acouplecooks.com/2011/02/spicy-kale-lasagna/ Modifications:  I used the kale from the garden for this, but I was sorely light on the kale, so I cut the recipe in half and used an 8×8 pan. … Continue reading

Posted in cheese, cottage cheese, garlic, kale, parmesan, red pepper, tomatoes | 1 Comment

Quinoa Black Bean Salad

Photo from Kate’s instagram Date: 5/21/2012 Recipe: http://www.eating-for-england.com/quinoa-salad-beans-avocado/ Modifications: I made a double batch – in one, I left the cumin out of the dressing since Kate hates it. Time to table: 30 minutes prep Servings: 4-5 adults Ben: Like Erin: … Continue reading

Posted in avocado, black beans, cilantro, lime, onion, quinoa, red pepper, tomatoes, vegetarian | 1 Comment

Crockpot chicken and veggies

Date: 1/18/2012 Recipe: http://mamaandbabylove.com/2011/04/05/freezer-cooking-with-slow-cooker-recipes/ Modifications: We halved the amount of chicken from 2lbs to 1lb, just because it seemed like a lot of chicken. Time to table: 30 minutes prep, 8 hours crockpot Servings: 2 adults, 1 toddler Ben: Like Erin: … Continue reading

Posted in chicken, crockpot, ginger, green pepper, one dish meal, onion, red pepper, sweet potato, tomatoes, zucchini | 1 Comment

Muffaletta sandwiches

Date: 1/16/2012 Recipe: http://www.seriouseats.com/recipes/2010/09/dinner-tonight-muffaletta-sandwich.html Modifications: I didn’t use olives in the “olive salad”, which probably makes this not authentic but I don’t really care. Neither Erin nor I like olives. I also did not use the mortadella, because that is always … Continue reading

Posted in bread, celery, cheese, ham, red pepper, salami, shallot | 3 Comments

Crock pot jambalaya

Date: 1/9/2012 Recipe: From Delicious & Dependable Slow Cooker Recipes, Judith Finlayson 1 lb Italian sausage 2 onions, finely chopped 6 cloves garlic, minced 1 jalapeno pepper, finely chopped 2 tsp Cajun seasoning 1 tsp dried chopped oregano 1/ tsp cracked black … Continue reading

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Adobo seasoned chicken and rice

Date: 12/18/2011 Recipe: http://www.deliciousmeliscious.com/2011/12/adobo-seasoned-chicken-and-rice.html Modifications: I’ve never heard of, nor could we find, tomato powder, so we substituted tomato paste. We used boneless, skinless chicken thighs as well so we didn’t have as much meat as the original recipe called for. … Continue reading

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Tortellini Salad

Date: 12/25/2011 Recipe: http://www.newmansown.com/recipes/balsamic-chicken-spinach-and-tomato-pasta-salad/ Time to table: 30 minutes Modifications: Since this was a side dish, we left out the chicken. We also doubled this. I didn’t use Newman’s Own dressing, just some generic balsamic. Servings: I think there were around … … Continue reading

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Corn & cheese chowder

Doesn’t look like much, but it’s fantastic. Date: 11/7/2011 Recipe: http://tastykitchen.com/recipes/soups/corn-cheese-chowder/?print=1/#sizeFP Time to table: 1 hour Modifications: I added a couple stalks of diced celery because we had some for other meals this week. Servings: 5 adult dinners Ben: Love Erin: … Continue reading

Posted in bacon, celery, cheese, corn, cream, green onions, one dish meal, onion, red pepper, soup, triple love | 2 Comments

Sweet potato chili…….again

Date: 10/12/2011 Recipe: 28 oz. can of crushed tomatoes 2 cups water 1 cup dried black beans (or one 15 oz can) 1 medium sweet potato, cubed 1 onion, diced 1/2 chipotle pepper in adobo sauced, seeded and diced 6 … Continue reading

Posted in black beans, cheese, csa, garlic, one dish meal, onion, red pepper, sweet potato, tomatoes, triple love, vegetarian | 3 Comments