Caregiving from my kitchen

Tag: quick & easy

Easy Pesto Hummus

Easy Pesto Hummus

Make this incredibly easy Pesto Hummus in five minutes! Then serve with crackers or vegetable stick dippers, or pack and carry for an easy snack or part of a packed meal. What if you take two great ideas – in this case, great recipes – […]

Mirepoix

Mirepoix

Make a batch of mirepoix, the classic French blend of aromatics, and keep it on hand in the freezer to easily and quickly flavor meals.   I originally published this post in September of 2014. This is a repost with new pictures and some slight […]

Spiralized Salad – and Seasons of My Life

Spiralized Salad – and Seasons of My Life

Cut long strands of vegetables with a spiralizer and toss them into a simple Spiralized Salad – tender-crisp, fresh, and easy to eat! So I finally broke down and bought a spiralizer… I’m not a fan of the “zoodles/courgetti” concept. Summer squash and pasta are […]

Roasted Garlic Whipped Feta

Roasted Garlic Whipped Feta

Roasted Garlic Whipped Feta combines two wonderful flavors into one easy to make, convenient spread! Serve with crackers or vegetables as part of lunch, as party food, or as a flavorful snack! Rich and I are still sorting out our lunches here, to some degree. […]

Tilapia with Gluten Free Pecan Topping

Tilapia with Gluten Free Pecan Topping

Gluten free pecan topping adds flavor and crunch to tilapia (or any other white fish!) Easy to prepare, delicious whether you need to avoid gluten or not! You could say I’ve come full circle with this one… It all started eight or nine years ago, […]