Spinach Lasagna Roll-ups

If you like feta cheese give these a try. Spinach Lasagna Roll-ups with Tomato Coulis Al dente lasagna noodles generously filled with spinach and feta cheese served with a delicious basil-infused tomato sauce Recipe concept developed by the Culinary Institute of America Makes:6 servings (3 roll-ups and 1/2 cup coulis each) Ingredients No-Stick Cooking Spray…

Mac ‘n cheese w/shrimp & radicchio

 Mac and cheese with radicchio and shrimp Ingredients:  Salt 1 pound medium shell pasta 2 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons flour 1-1/2 cups half-and-half or whole milk 1 cup chicken broth pepper pinch nutmeg 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 3 cloves garlic 1 teaspoon anchovy paste (optional) 1 pound shrimp, peel and deveined 1 small…

Angel cake with fruit

Angel lush cake with fruit 1 package of vanilla instant pudding and pie filling 1 can crushed pineapple in juice, undrained 1 cup of thawed whipped topping 1 angel  food cake, pre-made or one you have prepared 1 cup of any fresh berries that are in season Mix dry pudding and pineapple in a medium…

Top 10 Vinegar uses

 Top 10 vinegar uses 1. Cleaning drains Pour 1/2 cup baking soda in the drain, followed by 1/2 cup vinegar; the mixture will foam as it cleans and deodorizes. Use every few weeks to keep drains clean. 2. Mildew on plastic shower curtains Put the shower curtain in the washing machine with light-colored towels; add…

Improve Your Diet

Tips for improving your health A person is always trying to improve their diet and see how they can try to lose weight. Here are some tips that you may not have thought of yet. Ways to cut fat in cooking: * Use nonstick cooking spray instead of butter or oil; or at least choose…

Home Emergency Kit

  Emergency Kit Do you have a kit ready if there is an emergency in your household?  Every home should have some type of readiness kit, in case of a disaster or power outage. A survey conducted by the American Red Cross showed that only 10 percent of families have an emergency plan or kit….

Tea Cup candles

Make a candle from left over candles Make a dainty tea cup candle using your old candles. You can use it for almost any kind of container that you wish. In a small pan set over a large pan of simmering water, heat partially burned candles until melted. Clip a candy or candle thermometer to…

Growing perfect peas

Perfect Peas Peas can be planted as soon as you can get the garden worked up. They can even take frost. There are lots of varieties of peas. Once you you have picked the variety you want to use you are ready to get started. The norm for soil temperature for peas has been between…

Grouping Candlesticks

Get a bunch of candlesticks that have the same common denominator, such as all glass, wooden, brass, metal, gold, ceramic. If you want to paint them all the same color, that is even better. Group them together to make a collection. You can put different color tapers in each candlestick, but they will seem coordinated…

Easy as Tortilla Pie

1 cup frozen corn kernels 2 green onions, thinly sliced 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1-1/2 cup salsa 1 can low sodium black beans 4 burrito size flour tortillas 1 package Mexican cheese blend 2 tablespoons fresh chopped cilantro leaves Preheat oven to 450 degrees. Spray large cookie sheet with cooking spray. Spray 12-inch nonstick skillet…