Tag: vegetarian option

Skinny Taco Dip

Skinny Taco Dip

I know people always recommend avoiding trying new recipes when you’re having people over. But…I think we all have a couple people we can invite when we’re trying something new who will give us honest feedback. Those friends who don’t mind if whatever you made […]

Restaurant Style Fajitas

Restaurant Style Fajitas

The other night, hubs and I were talking about what dish we would make if we wanted to impress someone. You know, if Alex Guarnaschelli or Alton Brown or Ree Drummond every decided to come over for dinner. (Do other people have conversations about stuff […]

Broccoli Salad

Broccoli Salad

Whenever I’m bringing a dish to share in the summer, I go straight for the salads. Pasta salad, potato salad, fiesta taco salad and this broccoli salad. I think my Aunt K was the first one to make this in my family, and we’ve been […]

Fiesta Taco Salad

Fiesta Taco Salad

So, before we even get started, I feel like I need to explain this taco salad.  It’s not a healthy salad.  It’s not a salad you should eat every day, even though you’ll want to (trust me).  It’s a fiesta taco salad, and it’s therefore […]

Lasagna With Vegetables

Lasagna With Vegetables

Lasagna.  Just saying the word brings memories of eating in my grandma’s kitchen in Bloomfield (she would put hard boiled eggs in her lasagna…has anyone else ever had this?  Strange but good), my mom’s lasagna casserole at many family gatherings, and that one time we […]

Ricotta Gnocchi with Brussels Sprouts

Ricotta Gnocchi with Brussels Sprouts

Homemade ricotta gnocchi are easier to make than you think! Toss them with some roasted veggies and bacon and you have an amazing weeknight meal.