Spinach and Artichoke Lasagne – ★★★★★

Last night I tried my hand at lasagne for the first time. It was a good experience and I think I did fairly well! I’ve always heard how much of a pain it is to make lasagne but I actually had fun and didn’t find this recipe to be daunting at all. I only used…

Lemon Chicken Stir Fry – ★★★★★

  I have a greater respect for vegetarians and how they shop/cook after the last few recipes I’ve tried.  One night we all slap on a smile and go together making the grueling task of grocery shopping a little easier (kudos to my man for helping). I usually don’t know exactly when I’m making these…

Basil Shrimp and Zucchini Pasta – ★★★★✩

Since Perry has been sick I’ve been making simpler dishes so I can spend more time taking care of him when he gets home from work. This one while simple is extremely tasty and is great for left overs. The original recipe says it serves 4 but we got 8 servings out of this last…

Wakey Wakey Breakfast Smoothie – ★★★★✩

Since the hubby is sick we decided to have vitamin C and antioxidant packed smoothies for breakfast. You can really add any fruits you like and I’ll be experimenting with pineapple later this week but this specific concoction was perfectly sweet. I used honey instead of sugar because I like the taste better but if…

Coconut Rice with Curried Summer Veggies – ★★★★✩

My mom is one of the best cooks I’ve known but that also means I eat seconds and thirds of anything she makes when I go home. We went back to PA for what we call “second Christmas” and I definitely packed on the pounds this trip. This week we will be cooking light which…