Archives for July 2017

Green Curry Chicken Bowl

Last week for Friday Night Dinner, The Kid and I were out running errands and she asked if we could go for Thai food. I’m not sure why, but I just wasn’t feeling it. I love Thai so I agreed anyway but wasn’t sure what I’d end up ordering. I decided since I wasn’t in […]

Low Calorie Chilaquiles

It seems like every time I buy a bag of chips for The Kid’s lunch no matter how big or small it is, I always find the bag later shoved in the back of the pantry with stale chips. I hate when food goes bad before I have a chance to use it up, and I’m […]

Mexican Enchilada Lasagna

I always recommend that you think beyond the obvious when you make your meals to keep things fun. When you go the unexpected route, it makes food feel a little bit special. Hey, it works when you have breakfast for dinner or pizza for breakfast, right? The Kid is a typical kid and loves pasta. […]

Dairy Free White Mushroom Lasagna

Since The Kid has a dairy allergy, we often need to get creative with our meals that traditionally would have cheese in a “normal” house. Thankfully there are plenty of options that we can use and most things have quick substitutes. Even ones that pass the test of a dairy eater like me. The other […]

One Pot Spaghetti with Spinach and Tomatoes

  The Kid loooooooves pasta. That’s an extreme understatement. I think all kids like pasta and that’s why it’s on so many kid’s menus at restaurants. I’ve got a trick that I use to make pasta noodles a bit faster than waiting for the water to boil, putting in the noodles, waiting waiting, and draining. […]