20 No Cook Dinner Ideas – Beat the Heat!

June 7, 2017 Carrie Hill 0

Share List It’s June.  It’s Hot.  Our A/C is not working and the repair guys wont be here for another 3 days.  I am not getting anywhere near the oven, stove, microwave or any other form of heat until it’s fixed. I know I’m not the only one suffering from lack of cool air, albeit temporarily.  This made me think of some ideas for no-cook dinners for days when even >> Get the Recipe!

Simple Spaghetti Sauce Recipe

May 30, 2017 Carrie Hill 0

Share List I am generally a “from the jar” spaghetti sauce kind of girl, but my daughter has a cumin allergy – causes severe migraines – and most jarred sauces have cumin in them.  I used to make my own sauce so I thought I’d write out the recipe for her to use in place of “migraine sauce” as she’s called it. This is pretty flexible – just don’t substitute >> Get the Recipe!

Vegetarian Greek Pasta Recipe

March 6, 2017 Carrie Hill 0

Share List We try to do vegetarian meals once a week, some weeks we’re pretty good, some weeks we are not – at all 🙂 I was a bit apprehensive about this one – the flavors from the feta are pretty strong but Hubby really liked it, so that’s a win in my book.  The picky boy is at boyscouts, so I’m going to go out on a limb and >> Get the Recipe!

Pressure Cooker Deconstructed Lasagne Soup Recipe

March 1, 2017 Carrie Hill 0

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 balls with the ricotta and mozzarella and I just put spoonfuls into the soup.  I’m anti-fussy. If you don’t have a pressure cooker – this >> Get the Recipe!

Vegetarian Potato Curry – Yum!

February 27, 2017 Carrie Hill 0

Share List I am a complete novice when it comes to Indian food.  I make a few dishes with curry powder, and I thought adding curry powder to some stuff would be as “exotic” as it got for me – but I was inspired by a book I read and thought a vegetarian potato curry sounded scrumptious (I have never met a potato I didnt like.) Trying to cut back >> Get the Recipe!

small cowboy caviar recipe

Cowboy Caviar – Small Batch

February 12, 2017 Carrie Hill 0

Share List I found a nice recipe for Cowboy Caviar but honestly – they make SO MUCH and I really didn’t need to have so much in my fridge.  I cut the recipe here and there and it still made quite a bit – great for a couple or small gathering. Hubby hates cilantro – so I made it optional here.  Use whatever bell pepper you have on hand, I >> Get the Recipe!