Zucchini Parmesan

It's nearing the end of summer and it's hard to believe that many kids have already gone back to school. In addition to the requisite back-to-school photos in my feed, there have been an equal number of over-sized homegrown garden zucchini shots too. From experience, it's hard not to boast a handsome crop.  In fact, a few years ago, our garden yielded a 22" zucchini that was so big, my son needed to hold it with two hands.... summer 2013 summer 2013 summer 2015 What was more thrilling was that, from just one massive zucchini, we were … [Read more...]

Quinoa, Cheese and Zucchini Bake

It’s starting to feel more characteristic of winter. Yesterday was a cold, grey, raw day with steady sleet and  the occasional wind gust that takes your breath away.  It was the kind of day you’d much rather observe from the comforts of your well-blanketed bed. But, as I trudged out of our apartment building in an attempt to get the kids to school (on time), I started thinking about dinner. I wanted to serve a hearty, comforting dish but, one that also wouldn’t require lots of prep time since I had no time! Recently I came across a … [Read more...]