Category Archive: Lunch

Slow Cooker Turkey Chili

The weather this week has me thinking crock pot. My favorite part about this chili is all the healthy add-ins and how they improve the flavor and “complexity” of the dish. (now I… Continue reading

Curried Chicken Noodle Vegetable Soup

This soup was one of those happy mistakes that happen when you get half way done with something and realize you are missing  a key ingredient. Since it’s been a month since I… Continue reading

Rice Green Chile and Cheese Casserole

This has been a favorite at our house for a while but this edition was really fabulous (even though I forgot the chicken)  I attribute this to my new “secret ingredient” Sprouted Rice… Continue reading

Creamy Root Vegetable Stew

  This recipe is pretty basic (which I love) but it it’s a great “gateway recipe”  for those who need to branch out in the root vegetable department. For the longest time the most exciting tuber… Continue reading

Broccoli Cheddar Soup

Ok, I am on a soup kick this week. Here is my latest soup craving. Not much to say about this recipe, the only changes I made are as follows:  I cut up the broccoli stems… Continue reading

Slow Cooker Turkey Roast

I confess that I had a boneless turkey roast in the freezer for almost a year. I just could not get inspired to make anything with it! Finally I found this recipe for… Continue reading

Spicy Rice Salad

  Recently I purchased a jicama for the first time. I had tasted it years ago and thought that if I cut it into fry form I could get Norah to eat it.… Continue reading

Ham, Cheddar, and Red Onion Bread Pudding

I saw this recipe on one of my favorite food blogs awhile ago and immediately printed it out to go in “the pile”  With the weather changing from warm and sunshine to cool and rainy… Continue reading

Sun-dried Tomato Cottage Cheese Muffins

I must be crazy… it’s the first hot day in forever and I want to fire up the oven??? Yes, it was a bit nuts but I had a need for these muffins… Continue reading