On the menu this week: homemade fettuccine with undecided sauce (probably tomato for Ryan & just butter and Parmesan for me) roast chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy and lima beans leftover chicken dinner tacos/taco salad bay scallops withÂ perciatelli, spinach, and roasted tomatoes (idea from this recipe but I’ve changed it a lot) broccoli, chicken, and […]
Category Archives: Cooking
One can pumpkin puree! I know, absolutely know, we had a can of pumpkin puree on the shelf. I bought it for a recipe, I haven’t made that recipe yet– nor anything else that called for pumpkin– so it should be sitting right there on the shelf! Halfway through the recipe I turn to get […]
Pita Bread and Greek Chicken Salad
Today we had my mom over for lunch and I tried some new recipes from Annie’s Eats. I made pita bread and Greek chicken salad. Both recipes turned out really good, even Xander enjoyed the pita bread. Pita bread is really easy to make and homemade is so much tastier than the store bought.
Menu Plan Monday
I’m An Organizing Junkie hosts a menu planning link up each week and I’ve often browsed through to get fresh ideas for our menu. Since this week I actually had a menu (woohoo!) I decided to go ahead and link up. I don’t usually plan meals for specific days, just certain meals will happen this […]
Cooking with the Sun
On a sunny day in June (yep, we’re way behind in posting again!) Ryan got out the Sun Oven and cooked some cornbread. Came out perfect!
Tried out a new recipe. They were good but it needs more tweaking. I already fiddled with it a bit by adding some whole wheat flour. The recipe called for white chocolate chips, which was actually all I had in the fridge, but I don’t really like white chocolate so I’m going to change that. […]