Take-out Tuesday, Chicken, Corn and Black Bean Lasagna and Autumn Snack Mix

Sunday the weary hurricane warriors returned and I wanted to reward them in some way, they worked all weekend cleaning up our beach house, property, plus helping neighbors, in the aftermath of Hurricane Sally There was no water the first two days and no power until after they left on Sunday… hot, humid, buggy, smelly, … Continue reading

Party Panache, Spinach & Butternut Squash Lasagna

  Do you have a traditional dish you serve on Christmas Eve?         I know a lot of people have lasagna         Even though lasagna takes a little time to prep, it’s a perfect do ahead meal for busy holidays         This lasagna has layers of … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Summer Squash Lasagna with Burrata & Tomatoes

  Thank you, Thank you, Thank you, for all your much appreciated and comforting comments, I really have felt all your prayers, and continue to be overwhelmed with everyone’s kindness…y’all are the best…       Last week was very special to me because I spent it with my daughter and her daughter     … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, 3 Way Tortellini, Soup, Stew or Pasta

With the onset of cooler weather I have been drawn to hearty soup recipes, such as this Slow Cooker Lasagna Tortellini Soup from Olla-Podrida     Because I am lazy always looking for short cuts, I decided to really make it easy and use bottled marinara sauce     With sauteed onion,       … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Club Sandwich Lasagna

Okay, sooooo…     Do you ever get an idea for a dish that you are quite sure is going to be beyond amazing?       You think, “this is such a brilliant idea!” 💡       And you strut     And feel all proud of yourself       Maybe show … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Lemon Ricotta Lasagna Rolls with Spinach, Fennel & Basil

  Just in time for Mother’s Day, these light lemon ricotta lasagna rolls are elegant, yet surprisingly simple       The filled noodles are nestled on a bed of sauteed spinach, fennel and shallot, topped with Parmesan and finished with a little brown butter and fresh basil     They look sinful but they’re … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Butternut Squash, Spinach & Pepperoni Lasagna

This is really a short cut lasagna I used frozen cubed butternut squash, fresh spinach, no boil lasagna sheets, and grated Parmesan cheese A 5 minute Parmesan Cream Sauce binds everything happily together Or use a prepared Alfredo sauce to make assembly even easier Roast the squash on a lined sheet pan, seasoned with salt, … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Deli Sandwich Ravioli Bake

Have you finished your shopping and wrapped every package?     Are your halls all decked…whatever that is?     Have you baked cookies for Santa and gotten jolly?     And decorated your door with boughs of holly?     Well, me neither, but don’t fret…Here’s a dish you can make without breaking a … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Eggplant, Prosciutto & Gruyère Lasagna

Just about everybody loves lasagna, so next time you’re in the mood, change it up a little by trying this version with a few unexpected ingredients, prosciutto, eggplant, carrot and Gruyère cheese~     It bakes up perfectly gooey cheesy good     With all the layers like traditional lasagna     Here’s the line-up … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Vegetable Lasagna with Roasted Garlic Ricotta

This recipe has a few steps, but you will be so happy you took “the walk”~ Full of vegetables, flavor and a creamy dreamy sauce, you can add cooked sausage, ground beef,  chicken or ham if you like, or keep it all veggie The vegetables roast all together in the oven while you prepare the … Continue reading