Weeknight Meal Planner: Week of October 20th
This time of year can be hectic, so we're serving up a week of 20-minue meals to save your sanity. Start with this meatless pasta dish that's sure to win over kids and adults alike.
Toasted sesame oil and seeds release a huge depth of nutty flavor into this easy entrée. Be sure to have all the ingredients ready in advance; everything cooks up very quickly.
Steaming squash tenderizes it before you pan-sear it to a caramelized finish. Pork pairs well with the natural autumn sweetness of apples and dried cranberries.
We like to eat these delicately flavored mussels with rice, but thin rice noodles are also good. A generous squeeze of lime at the end is essential.
All the components of traditional bruschetta are here--Italian bread, garlic, tomato, basil, and cheese. Serve with oven fries for a fresh take on burger night.
Spiced Oven Fries
This simple spiced apples recipe is great for breakfast, a warm and yummy side, or a healthy dessert.