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

Bacon, Apple and Cheese Dinner Pies

Breakfast Brunch Dairy Dinner Easy Flexible Fruit Lunch Pie Pork

I had a stack of recipes copied from library cookbooks or gleaned from other sources that I needed to file. As I sorted them, this one stuck out as one I needed to try soon. It’s hard to resist something called a dinner pie (OK, any kind of pie). Read more

Grilled Marinated Eggplant and Onions

Blog Easy Low-fat Recipes Vegetables Vegetarian

The smoky flavor added by grilling does something wonderful to eggplant. This is my adaptation of a recipe from www.allrecipes.com for Eggplant Mixed Grill. Read more

Blue Cheese Walnut Spread

Appetizer Blog Easy nuts Recipes Snacks

I like to have a cheese spread around when we entertain. They’re generally easy to whip up but look like more work than they are. That makes guests feel special (the way guests should feel). I most recently served these at a church game night at our house (OK, it was a month ago, but “I’m a little behind,” as late co-worker Bill Bierman used to quip.) Read more