Acorn Alfredo Pasta

I was never a fan of alfredo sauce. I think the gigantic stomach ache that always followed tainted any happy taste thoughts I might have had. Then I learned about vegan alfredo sauces.… Continue reading

Zucchini-Quinoa Lasagna

I have found that sauce can be like a magic charm. If my kids like the sauce, their not-favorite vegetable seems to disappear. All my children like vegetables, but they each have a… Continue reading

Thai Pizza

We have some serious pizza lovers in our house. Not one of them seems to be bothered by the fact that we don’t put cheese on ours. And vegetables they might otherwise poke… Continue reading

Basic Vegetable Curry

This recipe is great for adapting to the vegetables you have on hand. It’s not spicy (good for young children) yet full of plenty of flavor (good for everyone). Kid Tested Firefighter Approved… Continue reading

Basic Hummus

My kids like to dip their raw veggies. Even the Little Guy eats them willingly if they are cut up thinly and he has something to dip them in. Hummus is an obvious… Continue reading

Creamy Butternut Squash Pasta Sauce

Ok. This had me licking the blender. As in, I pressed the blender up against my face to lick as much of the sauce off the sides as I could. I’m thankful the… Continue reading

Shepherd’s Pie with Gravy

Warning: This is not for a quick-what-do-I-make-for-dinner?! kind of nights. The prep work takes about 40 minutes, and then it bakes for 35 minutes (during which I┬ástrongly encourage you to make the optional… Continue reading