Category Archives: dinners

Moussaka Lasagna

Most of the time when I create a recipe it’s because I can’t find what I am looking for anywhere else. Sometimes the reason for this is because some random thought found its way into my thoughts and it’s not … Continue reading

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Tomato and Eggplant Bisque

We thought it would be fun to post a winter soup recipe rather than something for spring even though its April in honor of all those who are still experiencing winter temperatures. Here in Texas it is already consistently too … Continue reading

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Pulled pork gyros

One way that I go about creating recipes is to combine a specific cooking method for a main ingredient and combine it with a completely different flavor profile. In this case I combined a pork shoulder and slow cooker with … Continue reading

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Sundried tomato and goat cheese pizza

Months ago we posted the pizza dough recipe that we use every weekend along with a promise to post pizza recipes and unfortunately this will be the first one. We have had the best of intentions to post recipes but … Continue reading

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Creamy pad Thai pasta

Pad Thai is one of those dishes that my husband and I find ourselves craving and subsequently ordering carryout rather than cooking what was planned for dinner. There was one restaurant in particular that we loved when we lived in … Continue reading

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Menu Planning Monday December 6, 2010: Making the most of your ingredients

One of the things that I think is most important when trying to eat on a budget is to really utilize your ingredients. If you don’t plan to use your all of your ingredients then the extras of raw ingredients … Continue reading

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White bean chicken chili with cornbread dumplings

As I’ve mentioned one of Paul’s favorite foods is chili, especially with corn bread. Usually we put the corn bread in the bowl first and then pour chili over the top; I promise it really is good that way. He … Continue reading

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