Roasted Spaghetti Squash with Mizithra Cheese and Browned Butter (Low-Carb, Gluten-Free)

If you like the famous Spaghetti with Mizithra Cheese and Browned Butter at The Old Spaghetti Factory, this version with spaghetti squash is low-carb and gluten-free! If you're living in the U.S. and you're familiar with Mizithra Cheese, there's a good chance you learned about it at The Old Spaghetti Factory, where Spaghetti with Mizithra Cheese and Browned Butter has been the most popular dish since 1969. ...more

Slow Cooker Greek Chicken Roll-Ups with Tomatoes, Olives, and Feta Cheese from The Perfect Pantry

Make Greek chicken in the slow cooker and turn it into these Slow Cooker Greek Chicken Roll-Ups with Tomatoes, Olives, and Feta Cheese. (Photos from The Perfect Pantry.) I first saved Lydia's idea for Slow Cooker Greek Chicken Roll-Ups with Tomatoes, Olives, and Feta Cheese to feature as a Slow Cooker Summer Dinner, and if it's still hot where you live I think this would make a delicious warm-weather meal. But now that it's back-to-school time I'm thinking this would also be a delicious option for a school-night dinner ....more

Whole Wheat Spaghetti with No-Cook Sauce of Tomatoes, Arugula, Olives, and Capers (Meatless, Dairy-Free, Vegan)

I've become a fan of no-cook pasta sauce and I loved this one with Tomatoes, Arugula, Olives, and Capers. (For Friday Flashbacks I feature past recipes that have been my personal favorites, and today I'm spotlighting this recipe for Whole Wheat Spaghetti with No-Cook Sauce of Tomatoes, Arugula, Olives, and Capers not only to encourage the arugula and capers fans to try this sauce, but also as a reminder for everyone about all the amazing no-cook pasta sauces you can make with juicy garden tomatoes! See after the recipe for links to more sauces of this type, and enjoy!)When I found this recipe for spaghetti topped with no-cook pasta sauce of tomatoes, arugula, Kalamata olives, and capers in the August 2006 issue of Bon Appetit Magazine, I immediately planned to try it ....more

Slow Cooker Balsamic Chicken from Diary of a Recipe Collector

This Slow Cooker Balsamic Chicken from Diary of a Recipe Collector sounds perfect for a back-to-school dinner. (Photos from Diary of a Recipe Collector.) It's back-to-school time for many people, and you want dinner ideas that are easy and use ingredients that are usually on hand. And if that dinner can cook in a slow cooker so the house doesn't heat up, win-win ....more

Quick and Easy Peanut Butter Oatmeal (Vegan, Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free, South Beach Diet)

This Quick and Easy Peanut Butter Oatmeal is the first thing I think of when I need some breakfast in a hurry! Most people who cook at home regularly have favorite recipes they make over and over, and this Quick and Easy Peanut Butter Oatmeal that I learned to make from fellow food blogger Alanna Kellogg back in October 2006 is without a doubt my favorite thing to make when I need a really quick breakfast. ...more

If You Love Mexican Street Corn, You Need to Try This Soup (Yes, Soup!)

If you've ever had corn soup made with fresh, sweet summer corn, you know why soup in August makes perfect sense, even if the weather is still pretty warm. That's why I'm offering a soup recipe for this week's Meatless Monday, and I think this Corn and Green Chile Soup from Homesick Texan takes the concept to a new level of flavor. ...more

Crustless Tomato-Basil Breakfast Tarts with Mozzarella and Goat Cheese (Low-Carb, Gluten-Free, Meatless)

Before fresh garden tomato and basil season slips away, you must try these Crustless...more

Low-Carb Green Chile Quesadillas with Turkey and Cheese (Easy to Cook, Kid-Friendly)

These Low-Carb Green Chile Quesadillas with Turkey and Cheese have all the flavors you love in green chile chicken enchiladas! I seriously wanted to call this recipe Low-Carb Green Chile Chicken Enchilada Quesadillas because of the way the turkey, cream cheese, and green chile filling in the quesadillas reminds me of my favorite Low-Carb Green Chile Chicken Enchiladas, but in the end I decided that would be a pretty confusing recipe name! ...more

Crockpot Black Bean, Corn, and Basil Tostadas from Crockpot Gourmet

Make Crockpot Black Bean, Corn, and Basil Tostadas for a slow cooker dinner for summer or Back-to-school. This time of year can be a meal-planning challenge, even for those who are good at using the slow cooker to get dinner on the table. You might be starting to think about Back-to-School meals, but hot weather can mean you don't want the kind of heavier pasta or stew dishes that might sound good most of the school year ....more

Corn Is at Its Best Right Now: Put It in This Healthy Grilled Salad

Grilled Corn and Chickpea Salad from Healthy Seasonal Recipes Fresh, sweet summer corn is delicious no matter how you cook it, but I love the idea of grilled corn in this Grilled Corn and Chickpea Salad from Healthy Seasonal Recipes. Because grilled corn; how amazing does that sound? ...more