pasta

Pereg Natural Gourmet Food ~ A Review

October 27, 2013
Pereg Quinoa with Vegetables

About 2 months ago, I discovered Pereg Natural Gourmet Food quinoa in the gourmet food section of my local TJMaxx.  The picture on their quinoa with vegetable box looked so appealing, I decided to read the ingredients.  The ingredients consisted of quinoa, bell peppers, potatoes, raisins, spices, herbs, salt, carrots, roasted onions, and tomatoes.  It […]

Lasagna Soup #SundaySupper

October 6, 2013
Italian Sausage Lasagna Soup

I love this soup. It is so good and easy to make. Whenever I think about a warm and hearty soup, I think about this lasagna soup. I was first introduced to lasagna soup from CenterCutCook, and since then, it has been a family favorite. This week for #SundaySupper, we are featuring one pot recipes. […]

The Good Bean ~ A Healthy Snack Review ~ Bento #117

September 4, 2013
The GOOD Bean

This school year, I am on a quest to pack my lunch boxes with healthier snacks.  I first discovered The Good Bean at my local TJMaxx.  After reading the package, I was intrigued to learn more about this product and contacted the company.  The company was kind enough to send me 4 samples of their […]

Lemony Avocado Cream Pasta ~ Bento #114

August 27, 2013
Lemony Avocado Cream Pasta

I love pasta. I make it all the time. I love avocado. I eat it all the time. So naturally I decided to merge the 2. I can’t begin to tell you how much I loved this dish. I found the recipe here and tweaked it to my liking. Perfect as a main or side […]

The ROXX Box Veggie Mac & Cheese

July 8, 2013
Veggie Mac & Cheese 2

I was in the mood for mac & cheese, but wanted to put something in it. In the past I’ve adapted my typical mac & cheese recipe, and made a lobster & shrimp mac.  So today, I decided to make something new, and create a veggie mac & cheese. This recipe is super easy to […]

Mushroom & Spinach Calamari Pasta

June 19, 2013
Mushroom & Spinach Pasta

Do you shop at stores like Marshall’s & TJ Maxx?  If so, do you ever venture into their food section?  Whenever I visit these stores, I make a point of checking out what’s in their food section.  Most times, I find a new sauce/seasoning that I am interested in trying.  And since a lot of […]

Chicken Trottole Pasta in Cream Sauce ~ Bento #104

June 15, 2013
Trottole Pasta

I love pasta. It’s one of my weaknesses. I could seriously eat a pasta dish EVERY…SINGLE…DAY!! You can do some much with pasta, and I love all of the different shapes/varieties. Last week I was at my local Kroger’s grocery store, and saw this pasta on sale: I’ve eaten trottole pasta before and loved it, […]

Fancy Italian Pasta Salad ~ Bento #100

May 27, 2013
Italian Pasta Salad

Wow…I’ve finally hit the 100 mark with my bento lunches.  Yay me…And yay you for inspiring me and following me along this journey.  School will be out in a little over a week, but I still intend to make my kids bento style lunches throughout the summer.  So stop by often I realize that a […]