Tag Archives: spinach

Spinach Parmesan Balls

5 Jun

Every kid loves spaghetti with meatballs. Well, enough discrimination against the vegetarians. Now veggie kids can have spaghetti with spinach parmesan balls! These flavorful spinach parmesan balls are super easy to make and can be served as an appetizer or added to a simple pasta dish. 

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Kale Spinach Pesto

27 Feb

My friend Vijay has been asking me to make something extra-healthy because he is trying to lose weight & get fit for Coachella.  So, Vijay, this recipe for kale spinach pesto is for you.  It can be topped on steamed veggies or eaten plain.  Kale has been labeled a “superfood” by health experts because it is full of nutrients.  Enjoy this kale spinach pesto and use it generously on just about anything without feeling guilty.

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Spinach Lasagna

20 Feb

When I was about ten years old, I learned to make spinach lasagna at Foothill Summer Camp.  Over the years, I’ve amended the recipe to suit my taste buds and it’s become a huge hit!  It is the perfect dish to make for a large group of people because with no-boil noodles, it is quick & easy and the portions are generous.  So, when we had our friends Nishi & Jay over for dinner, we had an Italian feast.  They brought whole wheat goat cheese bruschetta (which I will blog about soon) and champagne, which went perfectly with the spinach lasagna.

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Parsley & Spinach Spaghetti

9 Feb

My mom used to make me parsley spaghetti when I was younger and I devoured it.  It was one of those things that I ate and probably didn’t know how good it was for me.  For all you college/post-grad kids who resort to spaghetti on a lazy night, add in a few extra ingredients and treat yourself to a gourmet meal. 

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