Cooking for Kids – Week 1

October 24, 2012By LisaFood No Comments

I often volunteer at my kids’ elementary school.  I love working with the kids —yes, Mom, I know, you always said I should be a teacher.  Thanks for the “I told you so” — and my kids get so …

Spinach Lasagna with Mushroom Ragu

October 24, 2012By LisaFood No Comments

This lasagna is so delicious, even if it is a bit labor intensive.  You can prepare some steps ahead; you can even assemble the lasagna ahead of time and refrigerate or freeze it for when you want to eat it.  …

Joey’s Halloween Food Drive

October 22, 2012By LisaFood No Comments

Earlier this month, my 9 year old said he wants to help people who are hungry by holding a food drive on Halloween.  He said it’s not fair that some people don’t have enough food to eat.  I agree.  So …

The #JackWhiteDebacle

October 1, 2012By LisaMusic 10 Comments

“F*** YOU Jack White you have lost me as a fan forever”

Perhaps not my finest moment, but at 10:31 p.m. Saturday night, it was exactly how I felt.

There’s a lot being said about Saturday night’s Radio City Music …

Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread

July 31, 2012By LisaFood No Comments

Another zucchini recipe!  By the way, I froze some of the zucchini muffins and now I take them out one at a time to enjoy for breakfast, or lunch.  You can do the same with this bread.  Sorry there are …

Zucchini Muffins

July 24, 2012By LisaFood No Comments

Zucchini Muffins

A very basic muffin recipe.  You can also add walnuts or pecans, or dried fruit to the mixture (add these in last).

1 1/3 cups sugar

2 eggs, beaten

2 tsp vanilla

3 cups (1 large or 2 …

Summer Squash Bread with Lemon Icing

July 24, 2012By LisaFood No Comments

Right now, the summer squash and zucchinis are plentiful.  I used them to make the following recipes over the weekend – Summer Squash Bread with Lemon Icing, Zucchini Muffins, and Chocolate Chip Zucchini Bread.

Summer Squash Bread with a Lemon

White Chocolate and Raspberry Cookies

July 24, 2012By LisaFood No Comments

Credit for this recipe to Better Homes and Gardens – the kids gave me a cookie cookbook a few years ago and this recipe has become a favorite since then.

White Chocolate and Raspberry Cookies

 

White Chocolate and Raspberry