Tag Archives: easy recipes

Seared scallops over spaghetti squash with crispy leeks

This recipe is great if you’re looking to impress some dinner guests as it gets a lot of oohhhhs and ahhhhhhs for its fancy presenation but won’t have you slaving in the kitchen for a long time. In fact, you can make the spaghetti squash ahead of time (which is what I did) and then […]

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Zucchini parmesan

When it comes to parm, why should chicken and eggplant get all the glory? I happen to love zucchini (and I also received a ton in my organic co-op box) so instead of making my usual, tired zucchini recipes I decided to give this a shot and it worked out wonderfully! I didn’t use breadcrumbs, […]

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Rigatoni with spicy sausage, sweet mini peppers, & broccoli

I’m not a huge sausage fan (there’s a joke in there somewhere) but this dish really surprised me because I liked it so much!! The sweet mini peppers sautéed with garlic and onions offset the spicy, crumbled Italian sausage and the broccoli gave it a little extra crunch and nice contrasting touch of color. It […]

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Three pasta dishes that take 20 minutes or less!

Let’s face it, everyone is always complaining how there isn’t enough time in the day, including me! When we arrive home we are tired, the kids are cranky and hungry, the dog needs to be walked, the laundry won’t wash itself,  and after a bit that Chinese delivery food is looking like a reallllly good […]

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Dinner for two….

I think it should be mentioned that I’m on a health kick as of late. I’m going on a cruise (yahoooooozie!) with my girl friends in two weeks so I’ve been hitting the gym hard and really have been cutting back on my carbs-basically I’m not eating any. Bottom line–this sucks. I LOVE pasta. I […]

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