Category Archives: zucchini

Aug 5

Who you callin’ googootz?

Any Sopranos fans out there?  Remember when Tony referred to AJ as “googootz”?  At the time, I had no clue what it meant and immediately ran to google, which I’m guessing some of you may have just done yourselves.  I … Continue reading

Posted in chocolate, dessert, muffin, QuickAndEasy, snacks, zucchini | 6 Comments
Aug 4

Using your bounty

WARNING – this is another of several zucchini recipes you’ll be seeing.  I’m one of “those” people who has been bombarded.  And I’m not complaining 🙂 These little treasures are perfect as an appetizer or side dish (especially with some … Continue reading

Posted in appetizers, freezer friendly, garlic, make ahead, QuickAndEasy, ricotta, side dishes, zucchini | 3 Comments
Jul 28

Like it? Stuff it! (What’s Baking)

My Mom makes the BEST stuffed peppers.  It’s one of my favorite dishes.  They’re comforting and delicious…and good for you, too!  Yum. Since my lovely husband is not a fan of peppers, I now have to rely on other vegetables … Continue reading

Posted in beef, cheese, main dishes, make ahead, QuickAndEasy, tomatoes, zucchini | 5 Comments
Jul 19

Easy like Sunday morning

It’s nice to be able to wake up in the morning and pop breakfast in the oven without all the prep work.  Especially when you’re having guests over.  It frees up time to enjoy your coffee, set the table, make … Continue reading

Posted in breakfast, cheddar, eggs, pork, zucchini | 7 Comments
May 11

A burger that’ll keep you in your jeans

This burger definitely falls under the healthy category – a must for BBQs this summer if you’re counting calories.  The recipe came from one of the swaps I participate in, and I have to say, I was a little skeptical … Continue reading

Posted in burgers, main dishes, QuickAndEasy, sandwiches, turkey, zucchini | 5 Comments
Apr 12

Risotto – stirring = HEAVEN.

Simply put, we LOVED this.  The taste was amazing.  Cooking it was a cinch.  Win-win for everyone. Don’t get me wrong, I love making risotto the old fashioned way, but this was just too easy to pass up.  Risotto should … Continue reading

Posted in lemon, main dishes, peas, rice, risotto, salmon, seafood, zucchini | 4 Comments
Mar 11

Cleaning out the fridge again (Lent friendly dish)

***Don’t forget to enter my giveaway HERE!*** Every once in a while I open up the door to the fridge (and freezer) and think, okay, what can I concoct today?  I get these sudden urges to throw something together that … Continue reading

Posted in cheese, eggplant, Italian, main dishes, mozzarella, mushrooms, ricotta, Trader Joe's, zucchini | 5 Comments
Feb 18

So what if it isn’t pretty?

When I noticed I had some extra stuffing from the braciole I made the other day, I started thinking of a way to use it up.  Remember, waste not, want not!  Originally, I was going to use the portobello mushrooms … Continue reading

Posted in Italian, leftovers, main dishes, mozzarella, polenta, pork, side dishes, zucchini | 6 Comments