Easy Dinner

Baked Capellini with Clams and Shrimp

Baked Capellini with Clams and Shrimp | PDXfoodlove

I’m in love with this baked pasta that was perfect for a Friday in Lent. It’s seafood without too much hassle!

Cooked up on April 3, 2017

More like this: date night | dinner | lent | seafood | under 1 hour

Spicy Chickpea Tacos – an Easy Weeknight Dinner!

Spicy Chickpea Tacos | PDXfoodlove

If you’ve got a can of chickpeas, you’re most of the way there to this easy weeknight veggie dinner.

Cooked up on January 2, 2017

More like this: dinner | fitness focus | frugal | fun | healthy eating | lunch | meatless | pantry | under 1 hour | vegetarian

Buttermilk Bacon Pasta Salad

Buttermilk Bacon Pasta Salad | PDXfoodlove.com

Bacony comfort food that’s served chilled for an easy make-ahead dinner or summer evening meal.

Cooked up on April 25, 2016

More like this: dinner | frugal | fun | garden | lunch | make ahead | pasta | spring | summer | under 1 hour

Tahini Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Tahini Roasted Sweet Potatoes | PDXfoodlove

I wasn’t even planning to blog this one, but it turned out to be really pretty. Oh, and it was delicious!

Cooked up on July 22, 2015

More like this: dinner | fitness focus | frugal | gluten free | healthy eating | meatless | summer | under 1 hour | vegetarian

Basil Salmon Bucatini

Basil Salmon Bucatini | PDXfoodlove

Oh my goodness, tomorrow is Friday! You know how I know? Because my quads were KILLING me on my uphill, against-the-wind bike ride home this evening. I swear this morning the wind was blowing the opposite direction… so I was against the wind that way too. It was a tough one! And I feel like […]

Cooked up on July 24, 2014

More like this: date night | dessert | favorites | fun | healthy eating | lunch | pasta | under 1 hour

Baked Eggs with Asparagus & Goat Cheese

Baked Eggs with Asparagus and Goat Cheese

What a day. I am emotionally exhausted after the US World Cup game. I’m sure it’s my emotions and not the beer that totally drained me. I think. It’s 9:45 and I am fighting to stay awake and finish up this blog post. Once upon a time I went to bed between 1 and 2 […]

Poached Eggs in Harissa Tomato Sauce

Poached Eggs in Tomato Sauce with Harissa | PDXfoodlove

Yet again I am posting about something I ate only an hour ago. I’m even on the same glass of wine. This is also because the wine was cold, and I’ve been waiting on it to come up to room temperature. I love it when the sun is out and I can shoot late into […]

Spicy Veggie Quesadilla

Veggie Quesadilla

I will be the first to admit that this is nowhere near an authentic quesadilla. But darnit if non-authentic (and probably authentic also) quesadillas aren’t one of the best lazy comfort foods there are. Smother something spicy in cheese and sour cream? I’ll be there with my fave Chipotle Cholula hot sauce. My coworker (hi […]

Cooked up on June 19, 2013

More like this: dinner | frugal | fun | summer | Uncategorized | under 1 hour | uses for leftovers | vegetarian

Salami & Pesto Panini

Pesto Salami Panini

My new favorite place to shoot photos is our picnic table in the backyard. For a lot of reasons – the texture is great, the background images of our raised beds are always gorgeous, and most at the forefront right now, all of the photo lighting gear is in the basement because we are currently […]

Cooked up on June 11, 2013

More like this: dinner | fun | sandwich | Uncategorized | under 1 hour

Easy, Veggie Sesame Soba Noodles

Easy Sesame Soba Noodles

We have been back for three days, and I am still on the healthy train! It always feels so good to get back to working out every day and cooking at home after traveling. And we’ve had some delicious, healthy dinners, too. Two days ago, we ate a delicious spicy chicken and quinoa dinner, and […]

Cooked up on April 17, 2013

More like this: dinner | frugal | healthy eating | lunch | under 1 hour | vegan | vegetarian