Good Food

Good food isn’t a complex thing at all. We all have this notion that going out to a fancy dinner at a restaurant somewhere is how you get “good food”; it has to be away from home and cost big bucks. That’s simply not true. In essence, fancy expensive restaurants mostly cook simple wholesome foods…and […]

Home Ec 101

Those of you who are old enough, remember going through Home Ec in junior high and/or high school. I remember hating the class—the cooking was boring, the recipes were gross, my sewing was horrid (and still is). However, the one thing I did like about the class was that I learned that cooking is about […]

Clean out the Crisper Vegetable Soup

Chop what you have and set aside (some good ones are carrots, celery, cabbage, zucchini, turnips etc.) 1 small onion chopped 1 (14-oz.) can diced tomatoes 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon thyme Salt and pepper to taste In a soup pot, sauté the onion till almost clear. Add the rest of the vegetables and […]

Italian Turkey Meatloaf

Makes TWO meatloaves Serves 6, twice 1 package Italian turkey sausages (removed from casings; about 6-8 sausages) 1 1/2 pounds ground turkey 2 large eggs 1 (14.5-oz.) can diced tomatoes with Italian herbs, undrained 1 large finely chopped onion 1/2 cup minced fresh parsley 1 cup quick rolled oats 2/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese 1 […]