Archive for the ‘Main Dish’ Category

Sausage Tortellini Soup

Italian Sausage Tortellini Soup

I’ve never been a huge soup person, but for some reason I began craving soup as soon as the weather turned colder this winter. Andy makes chili often and while I like it, I quickly got tired of it... Read more
Mexican Lasagna

Mexican Lasagna

I pinned this dish as soon as I saw it (over a year ago) but then forgot about it. Does anyone else have that problem with Pinterest? I just keep pinning and pinning, but end up forgetting about most of... Read more
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Quinoa salad with Avocado, Tomato and Cucumber

I’ve had a box of quinoa in the pantry for awhile and have been looking for the perfect recipe to use it. There are a few on my must-make list, but since this recipe has avocados in it, I... Read more
Avocado Chicken Enchiladas

Avocado Chicken Enchiladas

This was our dinner last Sunday. I almost didn’t make it because we had spent a LONG hot day disassembling a playground set we found on Craigslist, bringing it home, and putting it back together in our backyard. It was... Read more
Shrimp & Avocado Pasta

Shrimp and Avocado Pasta

So it’s no secret that I’m currently obsessed with avocados. I hope you like avocados too because you’ll notice a lot of green-hued dishes this week. That’s right, we’ve decided to make this avocado week on the blog! In some recipes the avocado... Read more
Summer Veggie Tortellini Salad with Brown Butter

Summer Veggie Tortellini Salad with Browned Butter

As soon as I saw this recipe, I knew I needed to make it soon! I recently learned about the magic of browned butter in desserts, so I was intrigued to see its use in this dish. The combination of cheese... Read more
Pasta with Pesto Cream Sauce

Pasta with Pesto Cream Sauce

I love my food processor. It can make life in the kitchen so much easier and this dish is one such example. In fact, according to the original recipe, this dish has a prep time of only 8 minutes and cook time of... Read more
Fontina Mushroom Pizza

Fontina Mushroom Pizza

Growing up, I definitely disliked mushrooms. I would pick them out of some of my favorite dishes (like Chicken Tettrazine). Today, they’re one of my favorite foods! I LOVE them on pretty much anything. Combine them with pizza, one of... Read more
Shrimp Pasta with Oven Dried Tomatoes

Shrimp Pasta with Oven Dried Tomatoes

I love pasta and I love shrimp. Whenever I go to an Italian restaurant, you can almost guarantee that I will order some type of shrimp pasta. It’s my favorite! When I saw this recipe, I knew I needed... Read more
Chicken and Rice Casserole

Chicken and Rice Casserole

When Luke was born, our friends and neighbors Rusty and Rebecca were such great help. While we were in the hospital, they watched Sally. Not only that, but when we brought Luke home from the hospital after a long couple... Read more