Category Archive: Main Dish

Chickpea Curry & A Photo Food Diary

Chickpea Curry

Chickpeas or garbanzo beans, no matter what you choose to call them – they are filling and delicious. Need I mention how versatile these beans are? This recipe had been in my to try pile for some time and I finally got around to trying it.  What a shame I didn’t make it sooner. Simple …

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Mexican Quinoa, Brown Rice & Beans

Mexican Quinoa Rice & Beans
Nutmeg Notebook

As many of you know I do love Mexican food and it just happens to fit in quite well with my new food plan. Last night I needed something quick and easy to make for dinner – you know what it’s like when you first get home after a trip. You aren’t quite ready to …

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Artichoke Lentil Loaf

Artichoke Lentil Loaf

There is something comforting about a “meat” loaf or as is the case with this recipe a lentil loaf! This is the first lentil loaf I have made and hubby Tom and I both enjoyed it immensely. Lentils lend it a somewhat meaty texture and it’s hearty as well as filling. The leftovers were just as …

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Turkey Meat Loaf

Turkey Meat Loaf

It’s been over a week since I last posted – how does that happen? This past week a few new recipes have been tried and one was for this Turkey Meat Loaf. I happen to like a good ole meatloaf on a cold winter day. Growing up my mom made a delicious meat loaf and I always enjoyed …

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Easy Roast Chicken with Lemon, Rosemary & Garlic /Spinach Mandarin Orange Salad

Lemon Garlic Rosemary Chicken

Growing up I loved Sunday dinners at our house, fried chicken, a good old fashioned pot roast, chicken and dumplings or chicken with mom’s homemade noodles. Scrumptious eats made with love by my mom – it just doesn’t get any better than that. Thank you for those great memories Mom! Friday night hubby Tom and I …

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