Tag : ten minutes or less

    Home / Posts tagged "ten minutes or less"
14 November, 2011

Lots of food, but nothing for dinner?

Lots of food, but nothing for dinner?
Comments : 1 Posted in : Fixins on by : NatalieM
Tags: , , , , , , ,

by guest blogger Natalie Mann I often look in my pantry and fridge and mumble, “I have nothing to eat.” But sure enough, there’s food in there, because I can’t begin to see the back wall. How does one end up with so many items and then condemn them to stay in the can or
Read more

11 April, 2011

KISS with color

Comments : 1 Posted in : Fixins, Lunch on a Plate on by : Lauri
Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Yuu’ve probably heard the original.  But my personal version of “KISS ‘ is the less insulting ‘Keep It Simple, Silly’.  Whatever this acronym means to you, the truth it tells is absolutely applicable to your kitchen.  In this case, it’s a reminder that a meal doesn’t have to be made up of fully prepped dishes
Read more

8 March, 2011

Why use a plate cover in the microwave?

Comments : 1 Posted in : Gadgets for Greatness on by : Lauri
Tags: , , , , , ,

How do I love plate covers?  Let me count the ways: They’re cheap.  I have two:  one cost me about eight bucks, and the other was less than two. They cause food to cook faster, saving time and energy. They keep your food from drying out. A cover concentrates the moisture already in your food,
Read more

11 February, 2011

Let’s do lunch…

Comments : 1 Posted in : Lunch on a Plate on by : Lauri
Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

We’re ready to roll with the new blog in the new location, and showing you what I had for lunch today: Polenta cakes with spinach, marinara and goat cheese. This dish is so quick, cheap and healthy that it makes fast food obsolete.