Fourth of July/Memorial Day, Lunch, Memorial Day, Recipes, Vegetarian

BBQ Tofu – A Vegetarian Memorial Day Recipe (GF, V, DF)

As we are getting ready for Memorial Day, it is tough being a vegetarian when the holiday focuses on eating grilled meat. Or is it really that tough? Today I'm bringing you a quick and easy recipe for Barbecue Tofu. You can enjoy the tastes of barbecue while staying plant based. Win-Win. Here is what… Continue reading BBQ Tofu – A Vegetarian Memorial Day Recipe (GF, V, DF)

dressing, Lunch, Meal prep, Recipes

Roasted Veggie Meal Prep with Tahini Dressing

  If I don't prep my lunches, then I don't eat well.  My body is not nourished because I'm not eating anything that is good for me. Anyone like cooked mushrooms like I do or is it just me? Tips and Tricks: I made a rice and quinoa mixture from Aldi's as my grain.  So… Continue reading Roasted Veggie Meal Prep with Tahini Dressing

dinner, ground beef, Lunch, Recipes, sandwich, Sandwiches, slow cooker, Write 31 2016

Sloppy Joes (Day 6)

Welcome to Day 6 of the 31 Days of Slow Cooking.  Today I'm featuring sloppy Joes. The Imaginative One is a Boy Scout.  For the past year, he's tried to get all of the requirements done so that he can move up to first class.  On Tuesday night, he met up with an Eagle Scout… Continue reading Sloppy Joes (Day 6)

Chicken, Lunch, Recipes, slow cooker, Write 31 2016

Coca Cola Barbecue Ranch Wraps (Day 5)

Welcome to Day 5 of 31 Days of Slow Cooking! Yesterday I was talking another co-worker about my first year of teaching.  Somehow one of the other special education teachers got permission for the students on my caseload to go on their swimming field trips and community field trips.  That's never happened since that first… Continue reading Coca Cola Barbecue Ranch Wraps (Day 5)

Crockpot, Lunch, Meat, Recipes, Sandwiches, slow cooker

Trends and Peach BBQ Pulled Pork – Day 4

Welcome to Day 4 of the 31 Days of Slow Cooking. I am a special education teacher by day and a mother by night. Sort of like being a Superhero. Lots of my stories are about my students or my two boys. Both keep me entertained. Right now all I am hearing about from the… Continue reading Trends and Peach BBQ Pulled Pork – Day 4

Lunch, Recipes, Salad, Side Dishes

Hawaiian Macaroni Salad

This DOES NOT have pineapple or ham in it because that is not what makes it Hawaiian.  When I looked for a different type of macaroni salad, I found this recipe for Hawaiian macaroni salad. According to the blog, I got the original recipe from the macaroni salad is part of the Hawaiian plate lunch.… Continue reading Hawaiian Macaroni Salad