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Category Archives: Recipes

Little Dippers- Mini Grilled Cheese Dippers with Creamy Basil Parmesan Tomato Soup

One of my favorite quick meals is grilled cheese with a very simple homemade tomato soup. It’s so incredibly comforting. I also like that it’s kid friendly. I’ve made all kinds of … Continue reading

March 7, 2012 · Leave a comment

Meatless Monday- Roasted Veggie and Quinoa Salad- 8 WW Points

Okay, so I started Weight Watchers last week. This means that I have had to learn to be inventive with my cooking. My husband (let’s call him Spanky Buns) and … Continue reading

February 28, 2012 · Leave a comment

Insanely Easy Potato Soup and Sinful Too)

This soup is awesome because it’s so easy and completely foolproof. It’s a great recipe for when you need to make dinner but don’t want to spend much time on it (I … Continue reading

January 21, 2012 · Leave a comment

Eat- French Onion Soup in the Slow Cooker

French onion soup is by far my favorite soup. The thing is, it’s kind of a pain in the butt to make on the stove. It takes a lot of … Continue reading

January 20, 2012 · 1 Comment

Eat- Easy Slow Cooker Chicken Noodle Casserole

I love my slow cooker. It’s so nice to load it up in the morning and come home to a house brimming over with delicious smells. It accommodates my laziness perfectly too. … Continue reading

January 19, 2012 · Leave a comment

Cooking 101-Beans in the Slow Cooker

I used to avoid cooking dried beans because of the soaking and hours of cooking on the stove. I have no clue why it never occurred to me to cook them in the slow … Continue reading

January 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Simple but Delicious- Open-faced Caprese Sandwich

Caprese generally refer to an Italian salad of fresh tomatoes, mozzarella and basil Capri is an Island in Italy.) My favorite way to eat Caprese is as an open face sandwich with … Continue reading

January 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

Stock in the Slow Cooker-Practically Free

I recently learned a trick that has me making my own stocks on a regular basis–making them in the slow cooker. Before I found this trick, I never made my … Continue reading

December 31, 2011 · Leave a comment

Simple Cooking- Easy Soy Glaze

I wanted to share a wonderful all purpose sauce that you can serve with many dishes. You could use it on top of fish, as a topping for Asian noodles, … Continue reading

February 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

Recipe Hack- Mushroom and Spinach Pasta

I recently stumbled on an amazing looking garlic butter roasted mushroom recipe from Smitten Kitchen. I was dying to make it, but I wanted to find a way to make … Continue reading

February 8, 2011 · Leave a comment

Recipe Review- Union Square Cafe Bar Nuts

Since I posted about a snack yesterday (popcorn) I thought I would share a recipe review for another snack, Union Square Cafe Bar Nuts. I found the recipe on Food … Continue reading

February 4, 2011 · Leave a comment

Recipe Review- Hot and Sour Soup

I think I’m up and running again. I went to the grocery store 1st thing this morning. When I got home,  I made a nice lunch of homemade hot and … Continue reading

January 9, 2011 · Leave a comment

What’s Cooking? It’s Wing Night!!

This was originally published on The Funky Kitchen, my food blog. I wanted to share it with my Eat. Home. Live.  readers because it is such a favorite of mine and my … Continue reading

December 22, 2010 · Leave a comment