Tagged with dinner

Jerk chicken

In an effort to get more protein into my diet, I’ve been looking for new ways to prepare chicken. Enter: Food & Wine’s Quick From Scratch Chicken Cookbook. I picked it up on sale at one of the closing Border’s stores (sniff sniff) a month or two ago, and so far it’s been a good … Continue reading

Creamy mushroom pasta

As new members at the gym we joined, we were offered a free appointment with a trainer. One of the things he asked us to do was fill out a list of 20 foods that we eat most frequently. I started writing mine down, and it was this pasta, that pasta , pasta pasta pasta. … Continue reading

Sesame chicken with pasta

You know what’s fun? When a new recipe turns out to be surprisingly easy and you get to eat dinner earlier than 9p that night. In my book, that’s a good evening! It’s doubly fun if you have your doubts about how the surprisingly easy recipe will turn out, and you are even more pleasantly … Continue reading

Classic lasagna

I’m doing more traveling for work this week. Generally, if I don’t leave food behind for Andy, I’ll come home to find his dinners have consisted of beer. Because it fills him up. I don’t get it, but that’s a whole other subject. I decided to make a pan of lasagna sinceĀ  it reheats well. … Continue reading

Chicken noodle casserole

One of my favorite comfort foods growing up was tuna noodle casserole (or tuna-noona, as my sister is still fond of calling it). But alas, I married a man with an aversion to seafood. His aversion, to be precise, is of the hives-and-throat-closing variety. (Actually, I have no idea what happens if he eats seafood, … Continue reading