Category Archives: Vegetarian

Pasta Primavera

Pasta primavera: defined as pasta and vegetables, particularly firm vegetables such as bell peppers, carrots, and tomatoes. Highlighted by light flavors, such as fresh herbs and lemon. Classic primavera sauce generally consists of garlic and olive oil, with a sprinkle … Continue reading

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Cheesy Potatoes

July 4th never fails to show me a good time. In fact, I cannot think of the last time that I had a bad, or even mediocre, July 4th. Most years, Brett and I head to my brother or sister’s … Continue reading

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Roasted Chickpeas

Here’s a super quick, 6-ingredient recipe for you. And, I’m guessing that the only ingredient you don’t already have in your pantry is 2 cans of chickpeas (a.k.a. garbanzo beans). These would be perfect to set out for guests (just … Continue reading

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Cream Cheese Black Bean Burritos

I don’t want to scare you away but….these burritos are meatless. (Pretend I didn’t just say that. Now keep reading.) I stumbled across this recipe a LONG time ago – over a year, I’d say. It had (has) rave reviews … Continue reading

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Creamy Spinach Artichoke Dip

There are yummy appetizers. There are crunchy appetizers. There are sweet appetizers. There are mmmmmmm good appetizers. And then there’s this appetizer. A so-good-I-just-ignored-half-the-KU-game-because-I-can’t-stop-stuffing-my-face-appetizer. A dinner-is-ruined-appetizer. A you-said-what?-I-wasn’t-listening-to-you-appetizer. Make this dip, eat this dip, and repeat this dip. Enjoy every … Continue reading

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Easy Pesto

Yesterday morning while planning out meals for the next week, I began looking through the 12th Edition of Better Homes and Gardens Cookbook. I already had a meal with chicken written on my weekly list, so I was looking for … Continue reading

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Fried Zucchini

You see, I have these two friends named Aimee and Heather. They’re both a little crazy, just like me, so we get along great 🙂 Whether its building a home for Habitat for Humanity, sipping wine while gossiping, or trying … Continue reading

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