Posts in the ‘Quick Healthy Dinner’ Category

Portobello Mushroom Burgers (in the oven)

How great to cheer up this rainy day than portobello mushroom burgers! I’m not dedicated enough to flip these babies on the BBQ so I’m grilling the burgers in the oven. Quick Tuesday night dinner with a mouthful of flavour and freshness! Portobello Mushroom Burgers (in the oven)   Print Prep time 10 mins Cook

Pesto Pasta with Shrimp and Tomatoes

I made pesto!!! You have no idea how long I have wanted to make pesto. I was blessed with a food processor this Christmas, so I was overjoyed to give this a whirl. For some reason I thought pesto was made with parsley…..but to my surprise when I got home to look up the recipe,

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Baked Eggplant Parmesan-less Casserole

I got home from work, looking at the fridge thinking what can I make? I found the eggplant in the fridge and found the recipe I planned to make a week earlier. Whipping it together in less than 5 minutes (those are the best kind of meals to make after work) When I told Kenny

Homemade Turkey (or Chicken) Potpie

Yum! If I am going to eat turkey for a week straight..this what I want to be eating! Yum! I ave made chicken pot pie with biscuit crust a couple different times but never tried the labor version with homemade crust. At first I wasn’t too sure how this crust was going to turn out..it

Beginners Guide: How to Cook a Turkey

How Much One Turkey Feeds I have had this large turkey bird in my freezer since Thanksgiving waiting for a good time to cook it. It was literally the size of 3 small babies. There was a really great sale at Foodland so I thought I’ll get the most bang for my buck by getting

Breaded Lemon Thyme Haddock

We just got back from vacation on Saturday and have get to do groceries. Our home cooked meals have consisted of oatmeal so far. We were going to go out to do some groceries this afternoon but it slipped away from us. So let’s look at the freezer…. I wanted to make this Fish Fillets

Spinach Lasagna

The great thing about a lasagna is it is quick, easy and lasts a few meals (depending on how big your family is). This spinach lasagna is a great alternative to the meat lasagna which can sometimes be heavy. WARNING there is a lot of garlic in this recipe! YUM I like using whole wheat

Vegetarian Chilli

I can’t count how many times I brewed a solid batch of vegetarian chilli when in college and living on my own now. It is near impossible to make it the same twice – especially if you don’t follow a recipe like me. Go on a good raid of your freezer, spice rack, vegetable drawer, and

Save Money Eating Healthy

Eating healthy can be expensive if you are buying too much for too much. Think about healthy eating as quality and quantity. You get more for your money. A $2 box of Kraft dinner will fill up 2 kids. Their blood sugars will soar and will leave them hungry shortly thereafter. So they will grab

Spicy Eggplant Rigatoni

Eggplant is a bit of an oddball vegetable. Not many people buy or cook with it simply because it’s an eggplant. But there are some really great recipes that make this waxy vegetable into a delicious meal. My first experience cooking with eggplant was also while making Indian food for the first time. I ordered

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