Recipe: The Apple Quesadilla

It’s like an apple pie but in a quesadilla form.  It’s a nice twist and it’s super easy.  If you have a panini press, this would be great. There are two options here: 1. you can sauté the apples with cinnamon in a pan until softened or 2. warm  up your apples with cinnamon in the microwave.  I always do the microwave because it’s easier.  Remember, I’m not a cook so I’m always going the easy route.  The whole idea is not to spend a lot of time making this stuff. To make my cinnamon cream cheese, I used a… View Post

Twist on an broccoli slaw recipe

I’ve been completely OBSESSED with eggs lately so I’ve been trying new ways to incorporate them in my diet, specifically my snacks. I’ve been craving cole slaw lately for some reason. I don’t post a lot of recipes on the blog because I’m not really cook. I make quick meals but I don’t spend a lot of time making stuff in the kitchen. It’s really practical stuff. That’s why I’m sharing with you the broccoli slaw recipe I’ve been snacking on for a week. Quick and easy and good for you. Egg and ham broccoli slaw Recipe Type: Side dish/snack… View Post

The loaf that fell apart and mixed greens recipe

On Sunday, we actually had time to prep out some meals.  It was nice being able to do that so I guess it’s fine the weekend was pretty uneventful. I’ve been dying to make a curried lentil loaf for a few weeks now, but I never had enough time to actually make one or I didn’t buy the right stuff from the store.  Basically bad planning kept me from making a lentil loaf. Here’s a video showing a little of the meal prep this week and I give you tips!  Watch for the tips! So what exactly is the lentil… View Post

Summer cooking: Pea pesto and mustard greens

It’s summer so that means it’s time to get creative with our summer cooking. Light and easy is what summer is all about and that should translate to the kitchen. If you haven’t noticed, it’s kind of hot outside. (Well at least where we live it’s pretty hot.) I couldn’t think of anything because I had my head trapped in some cookbooks. When I finally shut the books and went to the store, my mind opened up with lots of possibilities…and then all I wanted was pea pesto and mustard greens. Maybe it’s because my favorite color is green, but… View Post

The only spaghetti squash recipe you’ll ever need.

People are always searching for spaghetti squash recipes for a healthy lifestyle so I wanted to give you my take on this squash.  Most people just roast it and string it out to eat kind of like “noodles” and that’s great.  There’s nothing wrong with that, I just wanted to give people another take on this delicious veggie.   Spaghetti Squash Caserole Author: Angela Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 1 hour 30 mins Total time: 1 hour 50 mins Ingredients 1 white onion, diced 1 spaghetti squash 1 c Panko bread crumbs 2 tbsp of Splenda or sweetener of… View Post