Tag: Main dish

Eggs and Bacon Spinach Salad Recipe

Eggs and Bacon Spinach Salad Recipe

Have you ever heard of a breakfast salad?  I don’t normally have salad for breakfast, but if I do it’s this salad.  Poached farm fresh eggs and crispy homemade bacon are stand out stars in this oh so simple spinach salad.

Shrimp Spinach Mushroom Rice Recipe

Shrimp Spinach Mushroom Rice Recipe

This may be my new favorite rice dish.  Actually I think I’m evenly divided between this and pomegranate saffron rice.  The great thing about this recipe is that it’s perfect for using up leftover rice.  Sometimes when I make rice for something I end up […]

Goat Cheese Kale and Spinach Pasta Recipe

Goat Cheese Kale and Spinach Pasta Recipe

Since kale is my best growing crop (I just planted some in the ground and ignored them, a year later they’re still huge!) I’m always on the lookout for ways to use it.  I love kale chips and the sinfully rich kale casserole, but our […]

Prosciutto Broccoli and Spinach Pizza Recipe

Prosciutto Broccoli and Spinach Pizza Recipe

In our house, Friday night is pizza night.  It’s not set in stone, sometimes we get a pizza craving on a different night, sometimes we’re not in the mood.  But the nice thing about planning on pizza once a week, is that we come up […]

Pork Enchilada Recipe

Pork Enchilada Recipe

These enchiladas are simple, affordable, and oh so satisfying.  Eric was responsible for bringing a main dish to a work potluck, so I started going through our fridge and freezer trying to decide what I could make that wouldn’t require buying any ingredients.  Cooking for […]

Parmesan Crusted Chicken Recipe

Parmesan Crusted Chicken Recipe

One of our favorite salads ever is at Dave and Buster’s, the arcade for adults.  It’s a chicken caesar salad but what makes it spectacular is the crispy parmesan crust on the chicken.  While I won’t claim any similarity to the Dave and Buster’s chicken […]

Acorn Squash and Sage Brown Butter Spaghetti

Acorn Squash and Sage Brown Butter Spaghetti

Yes, it’s another squash recipe.  I can’t help it, I’ve already eaten 8 of them this fall!  This one is an acorn squash pasta recipe, no not pasta made of acorn squash, but spaghetti noodles with big beautiful chunks of acorn squash, a super savory […]

Tomato and Green Bean Salad Recipe with a Creamy Vinaigrette

Tomato and Green Bean Salad Recipe with a Creamy Vinaigrette

I try to bring something different to every party, barbecue or get together we’re invited to.  It’s fun to test recipes out on people and, since I love to cook, it’s an easy way to show a thank you to whoever invited us.  When my […]