tomatoes

Creamy Crock Pot Tortellini Soup

As you may have gathered from the gnocchi soup post, I have quite the love for creamy soups.  And as you might be guessing from the scarcity of posts of late, I’m also a little short on time.  Over the years I’ve tried and tried to find a good slow-cooker…

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Bags of Gold (AKA Rum Tum Tiddly)

When I started this blog, I definitely didn’t think I’d ever be sharing a “recipe” that included Campbell’s soup.  Or refrigerator biscuit dough.  Hell.  When I’m looking at recipes on Pinterest I automatically disqualify a recipe if it calls for canned soup.  Sometimes you just have to break your own…

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Goodbye, Summer Garden!

Yesterday my mom came over and we took down a lot of the summer garden.  A lot of plants still looked healthy, but they just aren’t going to produce any more fruit for the rest of the year.  And some plants look like crap but they clearly are still going…

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Tomato-basil jam grilled cheese

You’ve probably noticed by now I’m a big fan of the grilled cheese sandwich.   And ever since I made tomato-basil jam, I’ve been looking for a way to use it.  So when I got home and couldn’t think of a thing to make for dinner one night, I looked at…

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Ooey, gooey eggplant grilled cheese

eggplant grilled cheese mozarella marinara

I made a ridiculously-amazing dinner the other day and I just have to share it.  I’d already made a batch of eggplant lasagna the day before (just like with the tomatoes, I’m having to cook up eggplant pretty often to keep up with the garden!).  So I had this eggplant…

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Tomato-basil jam

So we’re at the point of the year where I’ve made so many batches of tomato sauce that I’m actively searching for other things to do with all my tomatoes!  I could keep making sauce, but I’m kind of bored with that right now (I type as I’m sitting here…

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