Monday, December 9, 2013

Creamy Penne Pasta

1 # Penne Pasta
salt and pepper
3 Tbsp. Olive Oil
1-2 Tsp. Dried or Fresh Basil
3 Cups Cherry Tomatoes
3/4 c. Whipping Cream
3/4 c. Parmesan Cheese

Options:  add cooked chicken breasts, mushrooms,  zucchini

Cook pasta, drain, and put to the side.  Heat skillet, add oil, garlic, then tomatoes and cook 5 minutes.  Add salt and pepper, then cream.  No more cooking--put in the grated cheese and mix with the pasta and serve immediately.

Sunday, December 8, 2013

Spinach Egg Breakfast Casserole

1lb fresh spinach
1/4 c butter
4 green onion stalks
1/2 c sour cream
12 eggs
1 1/2 c shredded jack cheese
1/2 tsp salt
1/2c parmesan cheese. 

Sauté the onion and parsley in butter, add spinach and cook until wilted. In a bowl combine egg, salt, and sour cream. Beat until smooth, add cheese and spinach mixture. Top with 1/2 c Parmesan cheese. Bake in 9x13 pan at 350degrees for 25to 30 min.