Wednesday , 20 August 2014

Tag Archives: peppers

Bechemel Sauced Vegetable Lasagna

Summer Vegetable Lasagna CloseUp 2

So remember when I mentioned that I’m way behind on my posting? Err…yeah so here’s a perfect example.  I’m totally posting this recipe, which I was originally going to call Summer Vegetable Lasagna at the end of September…oops.  Hence the name change to ‘Bechemel Sauced Vegetable Lasagna’ hah! But it’s still tasty, promise!  And besides, you could easily sub in ... Read More »

Pisto Manchego

Pisto Manchego CloseUp

Happy Labor Day! I hope everyone’s been having a fantastic weekend – around Cincinnati we have a giant Labor Day fireworks display along with a huge Labor day picnic (that my husband incidentally helps organize) but the rain has been sprinkling on and off for the past two days, i.e. the weather has not been cooperating with all of our ... Read More »

Slow Cooker Ham and Vegetable Bowl

Slow Ham and Veggies Overview

I think you may have noticed that I’m a big fan of my slow cooker. I use it almost weekly.  It’s the perfect appliance for those nights that I have class and I’m gone from 9am to 9pm. This meal isn’t super fancy, but I love the fact that it was a throw all the ingredients in the slow cooker ... Read More »

Chicken Chile Rellenos with Mexican Zucchini Brown Rice

Chicken Chile Rellenos Close Up

It’s pouring outside.  I almost feel like I’m back in the rainy season.  I’ve got Ms. Foxy Brown (my dog) by my side and Cooking Channel on the TV.  When you combine the rain with my snuggly puppy and fun food shows it equals one lazy day. Definitely glad it’s Saturday! Usually I’m a better planner and I try to ... Read More »

Lightened Up Bolognese Sauce

Bolognese Close Up

When I was younger I was an unabashed carnivore. I ate my burgers plain with cheese and ketchup, and would always eat the meat in dishes and often skipped the veggies. Forget a salad – I went the route of meat, meat and more meat. It’s not that I didn’t like vegetables, I would and did eat broccoli, carrots, peppers ... Read More »

Recado Rojo Jalfrezi aka Mexican Jalfrezi with Refried Bean Pakoras

Recado Rojo Jalfrezi and Refried Bean Pakoras

I’ve got so much to share in this post! Let’s start at the beginning.  I was contacted a few weeks ago by Johar’s Original Bollywood Chutneys asking me if I’d like to review their Hot Cilantro Chutney (maybe from reading my blog they noticed my love of spice and ethnic cuisines). So in the interest of full disclosure – I ... Read More »