Yoga Pants/PJs

Roast Chickpeas preheat oven to 375. Pop open and rinse a can(s) of chickpeas (1 can for 2 people). Place on baking dish or other and drizzle olive oil, salt and other herbs. Cook for 35-40 minutes.

Favorite Jeans

Pasta al Limone this one comes from Bon Appetit and is perfect for spring.


Dress to Impress

Engagement Chicken from Ina Garten. There are an infinite ways to roast a chicken, and we will keep sharing others in our plans. 

This one excels in it’s effort to taste ratio: no extra steps here. 

Pots & Pans:

Prep Time: About 5 

Total Time: Under 15 minutes 


Shortcuts, cans, microwave! These are your staples for these meals

Pots & Pans: 2-3

Prep Time: Under 20  

Total: About 30 minutes


Some of these freeze very well; allowing you to get 2-3 dinners with one effort.

Pots & Pans: 3+

Prep Time: About 45; but sometimes less

Total: An hour or more (many hands off)

Notes: Yes, these take time but are worth the effort.