Quick Meal

Goat Cheese Pasta with Asparagus

by Sara on April 11, 2011

Goat Cheese Pasta with Asparagus

If you need a recipe for a fast dinner, look no further. I intended to make this dish for dinner yesterday, but in my pre-severe weather ultra-preparedness, I decided to make it for lunch on the off chance I might not have power last night. Why did I go to such extremes? Well, my city [...]

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Cashew Chicken

by Sara on March 17, 2011

Cashew Chicken

This may possibly be my new favorite quick dinner. It’s definitely faster than takeout Chinese, and in this case, I happen to like this version of cashew chicken better – there’s no giant chunks of celery, and there are LOTS of cashews! I can also attest that the leftovers were great – sure the cashews [...]

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Chicken with Poblano Cream

by Sara on March 14, 2011

chicken with poblano cream

This meal is not difficult to cook. On the contrary, if you know how to saute a few boneless, skinless chicken breasts, this meal is downright easy. However… The first time I try to time the cooking for dishes I’m making for the first (and sometimes the second) time, I get a little frazzled. Invariably, [...]

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Transforming Leftovers: Nachos

by Sara on January 24, 2011

beef nachos

Watching football is stressful if you’re invested in one of the teams. I was laughed at as I repeated, “Oh, my God!” over and over when I thought something bad might happen. In other words, constantly. And that was just during the first drive. Not wanting to be laughed at further, I spent a good [...]

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