Crispy Garlic Smashed Potatoes

Dinner Easy Lunch Recipes Sides Vegetables

I was planning to cook one of our favorite carrot dishes, but after seeing this recipe, I bought potatoes instead. We eat potatoes less often these days, but sometimes they just call out to me. We love a tasty carb. Read more

Tuscan Chicken, Zucchini and White Bean Ragout

Beans Chicken Dinner Easy Fast Low-fat Lunch Poultry Stew Vegetables

So you want something warm, easy and healthy for dinner that doesn’t take too long? This is a quick and savory dish from the cookbook The Dinner Doctor by Anne Byrn, who brought us the popular Cake Doctor cookbooks. Read more

Bobby J’s Tomato, Spinach and Blue Cheese Soup

Appetizer Dairy Easy Fast Lunch Soup Vegetables

This soup was amazing on a recent rainy winter day. I find this flavor combination heavenly, but you can replace some of the blue cheese with goat cheese or cream cheese if blue is too strong for you. Brandy adds richness and depth of flavor. Read more

Orange Roll Baked Oatmeal

Baked goods Breakfast Brunch Cereal Easy Kid-friendly nuts Recipes Vegetarian

My husband eats a banana and cereal with blueberries almost every morning. I need more variety. When I wrote this, it was Eat Ice Cream for Breakfast Day. Even I can’t do that, as much as I love ice cream. But because I love breakfast foods (and him), I do like to shake it up a bit now and then. Read more