Saturday, April 10, 2010

Meal Plan: April 12-18


Baked ziti with tomato sauce and mozzarella cheese


Leftover split pea soup and grilled cheese sandwiches

Eggs in a Nest, from Animal, Vegetable, Miracle

Dinner party with Lambs and Zoe/Travis

Sunday: Panini sandwiches with grilled veggies and cheese

Tuesday, April 6, 2010

Cranberry Rhubarb Crisp Recipe


2 C chopped rhubarb
2 C fresh or defrosted cranberries
Toss w 1 C sugar
Spread in buttered casserole dish

For topping:

1⁄2 cup flour

1⁄2 cup rolled oats

1⁄2 cup brown sugar (or a bit more, to taste)

3⁄4 tsp. cinnamon

1⁄2 tsp allspice

1/3 cup butter

Mix til coarse meal
Spread over fruit

Bake for ~40 mins @ 350 degrees

Macaroni and Cheese Recipe


2 T Butter

4 T Flour

2 C Milk

1 lb American Cheese

1 tsp Paprika

1 lb short pasta

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Boil pasta until just firmer than al dente and drain. Melt butter in saucepan and stir in flour to make a roux. Add milk and heat until just bubbling at the edges. Add cheese, one slide at a time, reserving 8 slices. Add cheese sauce to pasta and mix to combine. Pour cheese and pasta into one large or two smaller casserole dishes. Top with reserved slices of American cheese. Bake uncovered for 30 minutes at 350 degrees.