Menu Planning

Cucumbers with Lemony Dressing

Cucumbers with Lemony Dressing

Share List I love salads that don’t actually involve lettuce.  While lettuce is fine, it’s like a talisman to the fact that I’m actually dieting, which irritates me, so I pretend I don’t like it.  I’m always looking for something quick to throw together to […]

Pesto Pasta with Sun Dried Tomatoes & Asparagus

Pesto Pasta with Sun Dried Tomatoes & Asparagus

Share List I found this recipe on Pinterest and adapted it a bit from the one Damn Delicious posted.  Hubby had his with a fried egg on top, and really enjoyed it.  Runny egg yolks are not my thing without toast, so I skipped the […]

Pressure Cooker Deconstructed Lasagne Soup Recipe

Pressure Cooker Deconstructed Lasagne Soup Recipe

Share List This. Was. Great. I love lasagne but its time consuming and expensive to make.  This Deconstructed Lasagne Soup Recipe was the answer to my dilemma. I adapted a recipe from PeggyUnderPressure.com to fit what I had on hand and our tastes.  She made […]

Weekly Menu Feb 12 – 18, 2017

Weekly Menu Feb 12 – 18, 2017

Share List Dinner this week – yum.  I am trying out a few new recipes AND I’ve gotten a new kitchen tool – an INSTANT POT.  I’m pretty happy with it so far and have at least 2 recipes planned using it this week. What […]

Oven Baked Tacos

Oven Baked Tacos

Share List I am a fan of the crispy taco.  The soft taco is good, too – but sometimes the crunch is just what you need.  But I needed a taco recipe that solved the dreaded crunchy taco disintegration issue – this Oven Baked Tacos […]

What’s For Dinner, Week of February 5, 2017

What’s For Dinner, Week of February 5, 2017

Share List Still trying to be productive and get my weekly menus out on time.  This week I have a ton to do, but I also want to put something healthful on the table because I’m trying to cut my portions and snacking…..I’m a terrible […]