Tofu Noodle Soup

Tofu Noodle Soup

This Tofu Noodle Soup is a quick vegetarian weeknight meal. Plus, the kids always say the long rice noodles in soup is a cool thing.

Crockpot Vegetarian Tacos – with Black Beans and Sweet Potatoes

Crockpot Vegetarian Tacos – with Black Beans and Sweet Potatoes

These Crockpot Vegetarian Tacos can help get you through the busiest of weeks. Any crock pot recipe for taco filling, actually. I have several versions and during the winter months I make them on a regular basis – they are easy to put together and are fairly forgiving about being left unattended for a long while. The hardest part about this particular recipe is peeling and chopping the sweet potato.

Dinner in 30: Green Pea Pasta

Dinner in 30: Green Pea Pasta

Some mornings. How can it be that at 7:30 all is well, everyone has eaten breakfast, dressed and is on track… but by 5 minutes to 8 everything has disintegrated into chaos and there is no hope for leaving the house on time? There was a shift in the time space continuum this morning and that is why I am late and Gav is not wearing socks.

Lentil and Sweet Onion Pitas

Lentil and Sweet Onion Pitas

I’m a decidedly lazy photographer… or more appropriately lazy wanna-be-photographer. I don’t like planning ahead. I don’t like using props. Really, all I want is to take a picture of my food just before I eat it, fuss with it as little as possible and have it turn out beautiful. Is that too much to ask? I think not.

Dinner in 30: Fusilli with Mushrooms and Feta

Dinner in 30: Fusilli with Mushrooms and Feta

FollowFollowFollowFollow I think I mentioned a few months back that there was going to be a dramatic change in our daily lives. I might have even been whining a bit. A little. Well our lives have changed. Our Nanny has left and moved on to start her own life and her...
Lentil and Quinoa Chili with Stout

Lentil and Quinoa Chili with Stout

And as much as I like holiday food, I’m ready for something filling and wholesome. Snow day food. Sitting around watching movies in wool socks kind a food. This is Boxing Day food. And I think it is the best kind.

Skillet Eggs with Spinach and Tomatoes

Skillet Eggs with Spinach and Tomatoes

I saw this on TV once. How long ago I saw this on TV is probably unimportant since I haven’t watched someone cook on television since my son was born. He’s almost 7 now, and I’m fairly certain that TV cooking has changed since then. There was a time when I could learn things from cooking shows, but now…

Sweet Potato and Lentil Soup for the Crockpot

Sweet Potato and Lentil Soup for the Crockpot

So at the very last-minute, as I’m running out the door before the slue of games scheduled for the day, I threw this soup in the slow cooker. I call this a “what do I have on hand?” soup. Sometimes those are the best.