Tag: lasagna

Which is Healthier, Lasagna or Mac & Cheese?

by in Which is Healthier?, March 8, 2012

Our next head-to-head battle is between two popular pasta entrées. Who’ll win this (comfort) food fight, lasagna or macaroni and cheese?

The Veggie Table: Meatless Mexican Lasagna

by in Healthy Recipes, The Veggie Table, February 10, 2012

This vegetarian lasagna features kicked up Mexican flavors with salsa and jalapenos for extra warmth on a cold winter.

Spotlight Recipes: Vegetarian Pasta Dishes

by in Healthy Recipes, December 8, 2010

Good old pasta dishes can easily be turned into a vegetarian dish. Problem is, pile in tons of cheese and large portions of pasta and watch the calories and heart-clogging saturated fat go through the roof (yes, even vegetarian recipes can be unhealthy!). There are ways to lighten up your lasagna and macaroni and cheese but here are a variety of vegetarian pasta dishes that are delicious and figure-friendly.

Make-Ahead Meals: Big Batch Recipes To Cook & Freeze

by in Food Safety, Healthy Recipes, September 24, 2010

The hustle and bustle of everyday life can get in the way of making healthy meals. But with a little planning, it’s possible. Here are some basic tips on choosing the right recipe and how to safely cook, freeze and defrost them.

Healthy Pregnancy: Planning Ahead in the Kitchen

by in Healthy Pregnancy, October 8, 2009

Even after the baby arrives, it’s still important for moms to get extra calories so they can keep their energy high, heal from delivery and have fuel for breastfeeding. These recipes will keep my family covered during those first few hectic weeks.