Archives for April 2020

Bean Soup with Kale
Black Bean and Salsa Soup
Cream of Asparagus Soup 

Bean Soup with Kale  2 15 oz. cans cannellini or navy beans, undrained  4 cups fresh chopped kale  1 medium onion, chopped  4 plum tomatoes, chopped  6 large cloves garlic, minced  1 cup fresh chopped parsley for garnish, optional  1 Tbsp. olive oil  4 cups low-sodium chicken or vegetable broth  2 teas. Italian seasoning  salt and […]

Slow Cooker Zucchini and Sausage Soup
Lobster Corn Chowder
Beet and Bay Leaf Soup 

Slow Cooker Zucchini and Sausage Soup  2 lb. zucchini, cut into ½-inch slices  1 ½ lbs. sweet Italian sausage  2 cups chopped celery  2 green bell peppers, chopped  1 cup onion, chopped  2 28 oz. cans diced tomatoes  1 teas. dried oregano  1 teas. Italian seasoning  1 teas. dried basil  ¼ teas. garlic powder  salt […]

Oatmeal and Applesauce Squares
Oatmeal and Jam Squares
Oatmeal Pie
Baked Oatmeal Stuffed Apples   

Oatmeal and Applesauce Squares  2 cups quick cooking oats  1 cup applesauce  Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Spray a baking dish with cooking spray. In a bowl combine the applesauce and oatmeal and mix until evenly moistened. Spread this oat mixture into the prepared baking dish. Place baking dish in preheated oven and bake […]

Teriyaki Chicken
Chicken with Garlic, Tomato and Spinach
Coconut Curry Chicken 

Teriyaki Chicken  12 skinless chicken thighs  1 clove garlic, minced  ½ teas. ground ginger  ½ cup sugar  ½ cup soy sauce   ¼ cup cider vinegar  ¼ teas. black pepper  1 Tbsp. cold water  1 Tbsp. cornstarch  Preheat oven to 425 degrees F. Spray a 9×13-inch baking dish with cooking spray. Place a small saucepan over […]

Butter Chicken
Pizza Chicken
Apple Cider Chicken 

Butter Chicken  4 boneless skinless chicken breast halves  2 eggs, beaten  1 cup buttery round cracker crumbs  ½ cup butter, cut into pieces  ½ teas. garlic salt  black pepper to taste  Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. Spray a 9×13-inch baking dish with cooking spray. Place the beaten eggs in a shallow bowl. In another […]

Shrimp and Grits
Tomato Spinach Tortellini
Quinoa and Black Beans

Shrimp and Grits  1 lb. small shrimp, peeled and deveined  1 cup quick-cooking grits  1 teas. salt  ½ teas. black pepper  1 bunch green onions, chopped  1 green bell pepper, diced  1 10 oz. can tomatoes and green chilies  2 cloves garlic, minced  4 cups chicken broth  2 Tbsp. butter or margarine  1 cup shredded […]

Caramel Pecan Monkey Bread
Red Velvet Rice Krispie Treats

Caramel Pecan Monkey Bread  2 ½ cups flour  1 1/8 teas. active dry yeast  2 Tbsp. warm water (110-115 degrees F)  ½ cup + 2 Tbsp. warm milk (110-115 degrees F.)  2 Tbsp. melted butter  2 Tbsp. sugar  1 egg  ½ teas. salt  2/3 cup packed brown sugar  ¼ cup butter, cubed  ¼ cup milk  […]

Italian Sausage with Tomatoes, Pasta and Cream
Italian Sausage with Pasta, Spinach and Butternut Squash Sauce
Italian Sausage Soup

Italian Sausage with Tomatoes, Pasta and Cream  1 lb. sweet Italian sausage, casings removed, and sausage meat crumbled  1 28 oz. can Italian-style plum tomatoes, drained and chopped  ½ cup onion, diced  1 12 oz. package bowtie pasta  2 Tbsp. olive oil  ½ teas. red pepper flakes  3 cloves garlic, minced  1 ½ cups heavy cream  ½ […]

Instant Pot Bang Bang Shrimp Pasta
Instant Pot Vegan Spicy Peanut Stew

Instant Pot Bang Bang Shrimp Pasta  1 lb. large shrimp, peeled and deveined  ¾ cup mayonnaise  ¾ cup Thai sweet red chili sauce  ¼ cup lime juice  1 teas. Sriracha sauce (Chile-garlic sauce)  2 green onions, chopped  1 lb. dry spaghetti  2 cups water  2 cloves garlic, minced  1 Tbsp. olive oil  1 teas. salt  […]

Instant Pot Pot Roast
Instant Pot Chicken and Rice with Chile and Jalapeno Peppers

Instant Pot Pot Roast  3 – 4 lb. chuck roast  4 large carrots, cut into large chunks  1 large onion, sliced  1 lb. baby red potatoes  4 cups beef broth  2 Tbsp. Worcestershire sauce  1 Tbsp. vegetable oil  1 teas. dried marjoram  1 teas. dried rosemary  1 teas. garlic powder  1 teas. onion powder  salt and […]