Category: main dishes

10 Minute Taco Bar

You come home from work or carpool or kids’ afterschool activities and have no idea what’s for dinner. Put down the box of pizza bagels!...

Macaroni and Cheese

The potatoes and nuts make this a really creamy sauce, without using any real or fake cheese. The carrots give it a nice orange color....

Cheese Blintzes

I had so much fun making these. For me, it's a real taste of childhood. I make the cheese the day before I make the...

Black Bean Burgers

I like these burgers fried. If you want to put them on the grill, you can. Freeze them a bit and coat your grill with...

Matzo Brei

The Matzo Brei of my mother's and grandmother's was full of eggs. What keeps this Matzo Brei together is potato starch and patience. You need...

Mushroom Steaks

You only use the caps for this recipe. I save the stems and use them in other dishes. Waste not, want not....

Ratatouille

I put each of the vegetables in one at a time. While the first goes in, I prepare the next. There's no waiting time....

Onion Quiche

I use the same pie crust for all my pie recipes. It's an oil based crust that works well for this too....

Fajitas

You can use store bought seitan, but if you want to save some money, you can make it yourself!...

Homemade Hot Dogs

I love hot dogs. They are such a fun food. Having them around makes me feel a little less of a freak at family barbecues....