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Slow Cooker Roast Beef

Simple Slow Cooker Roast Beef

The method for this Slow Cooker Roast Beef is super simple, and yields tasty, tender meat.

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Quiche with Roasted Veggies

Quiche with Roasted Veggies and Cheese

This quiche with roasted veggies and cheese is a great way to use up leftover cooked veggies from the fridge, as well as a quick and easy way to serve up a nutritious dinner.  Frozen vegetables work well, too–I like to keep frozen fire roasted red peppers on hand for recipes like this.

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Sneaky Veggies: Colorful Rice

Sneaky Veggies: Colorful Rice

As mentioned in Project Eat More Veggies, I’m always looking for ways to make vegetable consumption more appealing to my boys–specifically Little Brother, now almost 5. Colorful Rice was a happy discovery for all of us.  It’s easy for me (hooray), and for some reason Little Brother will happily eat veggies in Colorful Rice that he…

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Leftover Brown Rice, Glorified

Leftover Brown Rice with Pine Nuts, Raisins & Spinach

Here’s an easy way to jazz up leftover brown rice.  With a few simple additions, it becomes a whole new dish!

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White Chicken Chili

White Chicken Chili

This White Chicken Chili was a huge hit with my entire family.  Little Brother actually stopped, mid-bite, and declared “Nan-oo, Mommy, for making dis yummy soup.  I weally wike it.” And that’s saying a lot for soup.  With green things floating in it, no less.  And small pieces of red vegetables that might be peppers.…

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Green Beans Galore

Green Beans Galore

  Holy green bean harvest!   I might need to serve some with breakfast this morning, and at every meal thereafter, to ensure they’re all eaten up. And to think…we almost didn’t plan beans this year.  They’ve turned out to be our most successful, low maintenance crop! Green beans do make for somewhat tedious harvesting,…

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Paleo Hamburger Soup

Paleo Hamburger Soup with Beef and Veggies

This recipe for Hamburger Soup came from a good friend of mine. Picture a young newlywed, literally scribbling down a recipe as fast as possible in a grocery store 

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Paleo Ragu Meat Sauce

Paleo Ragu Meat Sauce, Bolognese-Style

This delicious Paleo Ragu Meat Sauce, adapted from How to Cook Everything by Mark Bittman, is one of our new favorites. It’s fantastic over roasted spaghetti squash!

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