Category Archives: tomatoes

Greens Pasta

Date: August 11th, 2014 Recipe: Time to table: 45 minutes Servings: We’ll get one dinner and 4 individual lunches out of this Modifications: Stuck to the recipe pretty closely, did not use whole wheat pasta because try as I might, it still … Continue reading

Posted in avocado, basil, garlic, one dish meal, parmesan, pasta, spinach, tomatoes, vegetarian, yogurt | Comments Off on Greens Pasta

Chicken Taco Salad

Date: May 5th, 2014 Recipe: Time to table: 30 minutes Servings: 4 salads Modifications: Lots – I knew the kids wouldn’t eat plain avocado and tomatoes, so I made guacamole instead (just avocado, red onion, tomatoes, cilantro). We used chicken thighs. Just sauteed … Continue reading

Posted in avocado, chicken, corn, green onions, greens, guacamole, tomatoes, triple love | Comments Off on Chicken Taco Salad

Salmon Salad with Honey Mustard Vinaigrette

Date: April 9th 2014 Recipe: Time to table: 1 hour (give or take – it’s mostly just chopping and assembling but the eggs have to be made, and salmon cooked) Servings: We just did 2 salads Modifications: We broiled the … Continue reading

Posted in avocado, eggs, greens, salmon, tomatoes | Comments Off on Salmon Salad with Honey Mustard Vinaigrette

Baked Chicken and One-Pot Pasta

Date: March 18th Recipe: Pasta: Chicken: I can’t find the recipe anymore, but I coated it in melted butter, and then put in a mixture of panko and parmesan and baked until done. Pretty easy! Modifications: None really, but I … Continue reading

Posted in basil, chicken, one dish meal, panko, parmesan, pasta, tomatoes | Comments Off on Baked Chicken and One-Pot Pasta

Tortellini chili

Date: 3/12/2014 Recipe: Modifications: I used crushed tomatoes instead of diced and only used ~ 2 cups of broth because I like thicker chilis. Time to table: 30 minutes Servings: Dinner and a couple lunches Ben: Like Erin: Like … Continue reading

Posted in cheese, garlic, onion, pasta, tomatoes, turkey | Comments Off on Tortellini chili

Veggie Tortellini Salad with Browned Butter

Date: July 16, 2013 Recipe: Modifications:  Used frozen corn and peas, and did put them in boiling water just for a bit. Also used the big bag of frozen cheese tortellini from Whole Foods. Time to table: 30 minutes. The … Continue reading

Posted in chives, corn, parmesan, pasta, peas, tomatoes, vegetarian | Comments Off on Veggie Tortellini Salad with Browned Butter

Shrimp Tostadas

Date: July 11, 2013 Recipe: Modifications:  None, but we did fry the corn tortillas for the tostadas. Time to table: Most prep was the night before, maybe 15 minutes that day. Servings: 4 adults Erin: Dislike Ben: Dislike Notes: This … Continue reading

Posted in avocado, jalapeno, lime, shrimp, tomatoes | 4 Comments

Quinoa Salad with Roasted Tomatoes, Broccoli and Feta

Date: May 6, 2013 Recipe: Modifications:  None Time to table: 35 minutes (most is inactive roasting time) Servings: I hope to get 3-4 lunches out of this. Erin: Like Notes: I made this last night to bring for lunches this … Continue reading

Posted in broccoli, feta, lunch, quinoa, tomatoes | 1 Comment

Skillet Lasagna

Date: May 1, 2013 Recipe: Modifications: We only had one can of whole tomatoes by mistake, so I used half a can of crushed tomatoes in addition. I added frozen chopped spinach to the tomato/sausage mix. Didn’t have any basil. … Continue reading

Posted in garlic, italian sausage, one dish meal, onion, parmesan, pasta, ricotta cheese, tomatoes | Comments Off on Skillet Lasagna

Tortellini and Garden Vegetable Bake

Date: March 20th, 2013 Recipe: Modifications: We don’t like mushrooms, so I omitted those. I added more carrots, and used frozen peas instead of snap peas. We bought chicken, but on that night I didn’t feel like going through that … Continue reading

Posted in cheese, cream cheese, green pepper, one dish meal, parmesan, peas, tomatoes, vegetarian | 1 Comment