Budget Meal

Roasted Pepper & Goat Cheese Sandwiches

by Sara on August 22, 2011

roasted pepper & goat cheese sandwich

I love sandwiches, but it’s all too easy for me to get stuck in a sandwich rut, only mixing up the cheese type and a vegetable or two. Most lunches consist of turkey, cheese, sprouts, tomato, sometimes cucumber and/or bell peppers, on some sort of sandwich bread or roll. Tired of having the same old [...]

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Coconut and Beef Curry with Noodles

by Sara on August 9, 2011

coconut & beef curry

Sometimes I have to go back through my pictures to realize I’ve made many things I’ve yet to post. Often these are very un-fancy meals where I snap a few quick pictures in the kitchen, without bothering with lighting, props, my DSLR… But that doesn’t mean this food isn’t worthy, that people aren’t interested in [...]

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Zucchini Pasta

by Sara on July 7, 2011

twirling the zucchini

For me, pasta is more of a delivery vehicle for a favorite sauce, rather than an excitement unto itself. Sure, there are gourmet flavored pastas, which I do enjoy from time to time, but for the most part, I don’t find pasta all that interesting. A few years back, I discovered spaghetti squash and realized [...]

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Chard Tacos

by Sara on July 1, 2011

chard filling with cheese

One of the reasons I joined a CSA is to try new things. And though I’d passed chard in the grocery store many times, and appreciated the colorful stalks, I never really knew what to do with it, so I passed it up. Well, there was a bunch of brightly colored chard in this week’s [...]

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