Simple and elegant – just what you want for a fast weeknight dinner or a potluck wowzer. Roasted Red Pepper Alfredo Original recipe here 2 T olive oil 1 small yellow onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 (12-oz) jar roasted red peppers, drained and coarsely chopped 3/4 c heavy cream 1/2 c grated Parmesan […]
Wow oh wow. If you are in the mood fora pina colada but not for calories, you MUST TRY THIS. What you need: 1 oz dark rum 1 can La Croix coconut water Mix and serve over crushed ice. Then feel so fancy while you sip it.
Here’s a use for leftover farro – by the way, have you noticed we have a little bit of a farro problem? It’s not a problem if it’s delicious. At least that’s what I think. Top your favorite omelet (ours is mushroom, caramelized onion, black olives and bacon) with a bit of arugula and cooked […]
Another yummy lunch from my five lunch for $25 at Trader Joe’s list. Greek Farro Salad Recipe here 1 English cucumber Queso fresco 1 jar organic pitted Kalamata olives 1 jar Trader Joe’s Sliced Sun Dried Tomatoes in Olive Oil 1 bag of Trader Joe’s 10-Minute Farro Cook 10-Minute Farro. Drain the farro and toss […]
Final meal from my 5 for $25 list. Leftover Lentil Salad Original here 1 bag organic arugula 1 bag shredded carrots 1 bag of steamed lentils Red onion 1 jar Trader Joe’s Sliced Sun Dried Tomatoes in Olive Oil Fold half of arugula, half of sun-dried tomatoes, half of chopped red onion, and half of […]
Continuing with my 5 for $25 list. Southwestern Farro Salad Original here 1 bag organic arugula 1 bag shredded carrots 1 avocado 1 bag of Trader Joe’s 10-Minute Farro 1 can of black beans Mix the half cooked farro with half of arugula, black beans, half of shredded carrot, and the avocado half. Drizzle with olive […]
Seriously one of my favorite pins on Pinterest details how to make five healthy lunches from a $25 shopping trip at Trader Joe’s. (Major love affair with this store, y’all.) Here’s one of the five meals – it’s tasty! Tuna and Arugula Salad Original recipe here. 1 bag organic arugula 1 bag shredded carrots 1 […]
Have you ever roasted a huge sheet pan of vegetables? Me neither. But I have, however, bought a great bag of frozen roasted vegetables at Trader Joe’s. It was tasty. Even tastier was putting roasted vegetables on top of some warm farro and sprinkling with a bit of queso fesco. Served with half an avocado […]
Let’s talk fast but not boring lunches, ok? This is one of our favorites! Turkey Hummus Wrap Burrito-sized tortilla Roasted red pepper hummus Sliced roast turkey sandwich meat Green leaf lettuce Spread wrap with 2 T. hummus. Top with turkey and lettuce, then roll burrito and slice in half to eat.
Mmmm…macaroni and cheese. Mmmm…cheeseburgers. HEAVEN…cheeseburger mac! And it’s a Cooking Light recipe. What’s not to like? Cheeseburger Mac Original recipe posted here 8 oz uncooked whole-grain rotini 1/2 lb ground sirloin 1/4 c chopped onion 1 t Worcestershire sauce 1/2 t dry mustard 1 (14.5-oz.) can unsalted fire-roasted diced tomatoes, drained 1 c low-fat milk […]