5 easy to make Veggie snacks!

As you saw in my last blog post, I’ve been a vegetarian for 14 years, here are some of my favorite snacks! 01: Tomato, Avocado Melt I use whole wheat bread, slice some tomato and avocado and sprinkle some shredded cheese on top and throw it in the oven to help melt the cheese.  …

Veggie Burgers

Ingredients: 2 c. cooked lentils 1 c. bread crumbs 3 egg whites 1 c. freshly cooked spinach, finely chopped 1/2 c. chopped onion salt and pepper to taste 1 minced clove garlic 1 c. shredded cheddar cheese (opt.) olive oil Directions: Combine lentils with bread crumbs, egg whites, spinach, onion, salt and pepper, garlic and…

easy cheese(y) and broccoli casserole

Ingredients: 1/4 c. finely chopped onion 6 T. butter 2 T. flour 1/2 c. water 1 (8 oz) jar of Cheez Whiz 2 pkgs. chopped frozen broccoli, cooked and drained. 3 eggs, beaten. buttered bread crumbs. Directions: Sauté onion in 4 tablespoons butter. Stir in flour. Add water. Cook over low heat until sauce thickens….

Classic Chicken Noodle

PERFECT FOR FALL: INGREDIENTS: 6 c. chicken stock 3 breast fillets, chopped 5 oz. instant noodles salt and pepper to taste chopped parsley (opt.) Place chicken stock in sauce pan over high heat and wait to boil. Add the chicken to sit so that the pieces don’t stick together. Let the chicken cook in the…

Taco Soup; Crockpot.

HAPPY TACO TUESDAY! IT’S THAT TIME OF YEARRR: INGREDIENT’S: 1 lb. hamburger 1 sm. onion, chopped 1 pack taco seasoning mix 1 regular can of diced tomatoes 1 regular can of tomato sauce 2 cans kidney beans, rinsed 1 can corn 1 can V8 juice shredded cheese, to preference DIRECTION’S Cook hamburger and onion; drain….

Green Fruit Salad

Green Fruit salad ingredients and directions: 4 kiwi fruit, peeled and cut into slices 2 Granny Smith Apples, unpeeled, cored and sliced 2 pears, unpeeled, cored and sliced 1 c. seedless grapes Romaine lettuce leaves 1 (2-oz.) pkg. slivered almonds, toasted. Arrange fruit on lettuce leaves. Drizzle with Honey-Lime Dressing. Sprinkle with almonds. Honey-Lime Dressing:…

Angel Hair Pasta Salad

ingredient’s: 1 box angel hair pasta noodles 1 green pepper 1 tomato 1 c. mayonnaise .5 c. vinegar .75 c. sugar or less to taste directions: Cook noodles as directed on box. Drain; add mayo and vinegar while pasta is warm. Then add remaining ingredients. Let sit for couple of hours. EASY PEEZY    

Macaroni and Tomatoes

This is such a simple and classic dish. It’s such a nice little side for any entre. INGREDIENTS: 2 c. elbow macaroni noodles 1 (16-oz.) can tomatoes, diced. 0.5 stick margarine 0.75 c. sugar 0.25 c. ground cloves salt and pepper to taste DIRECTIONS: Cook, drain and rinse macaroni; set aside. In a large pot,…

The Best Baked Mac & Cheese

Ingredients: 2 tbsp of butter 2 tbsp flour 2 cups milk 3 cups shredded cheddar cheese 12-16 oz Macaroni pasta salt & pepper to taste Directions: Preheat oven to 375. Grease a 13×9 casserole dish. Boil pasta. In a medium sauce pan melt butter, add flour until thickened, stir in milk and stir continuously until…

Easy-to-Make Corn Dip!!

I know this sounds weird, corn in dip?? but I promise you its so good and SO easy to make! Melt 16-oz of cream cheese in a sauce pan. Add one can(15-oz) corn. Salt and Pepper to taste. Add chopped jalapenos, cumin, taco seasoning, cayenne pepper to taste or as desired!