The Weekly Round-Up: 11/12 – 11/17

Sunday: Vegetable Pot Pies with Cranberry Sauce
This is one of my all-time favorite recipes and now that we’re having a cold snap, it feels appropriate to make it.

Vegetable Pot Pies
Orange-Cranberry Sauce

Ingredients for Vegetable Pot Pies:
3 carrots
1 parsnip
1 large onion
1 small bunch kale
2 cloves garlic
1 (15oz) can cannellini beans
2 tablespoons tomato paste
3 cups vegetable broth
1/2 cup buttermilk (or 1/2 cup regular milk with 1/2 tbsp. lemon juice)
1/2 cup parmesan cheese
*You’ll want to check the spices and baking supplies list to make sure you have everything you’ll need.

Ingredients for Cranberry Sauce:
3/4 cup sugar
1/2 cup orange juice
1 12-oz package cranberries
Orange for zest (optional)

Monday: Build Your Own Sub Sandwich Night

Tuesday: Carrot Soup with Biscuits
Carrot Soup

Ingredients for Carrot Soup
1 onion
1 pound carrots
2 pints veggie stock
Dill – not in original recipe, but add it!

Ingredients for Biscuits:
2 cups all-purpose flour
1 tablespoon sugar
3 teaspoons baking powder
1 teaspoon salt
1/2 cup shortening, butter or margarine
3/4 cup milk

Wednesday: Dinner Out
In conjunction with some colleagues and parent volunteers, I’m brining the first computer coding night to my school!

Thursday: Stir-fry
My husband will work some kind of magic with rice and veggies.

Friday: Pasta Alla Vecchia Bettola
Pasta with Vodka Sauce

Ingredients for Vodka Sauce:
1 medium Spanish onion (2.5 cups)
3 cloves garlic
1 cup vodka
2 (28-oz) cans peeled plum tomatoes
Box pasta of choice
Fresh oregano
1/4 to 1 cup heavy cream


One thought on “The Weekly Round-Up: 11/12 – 11/17

  1. Cathy November 10, 2017 / 10:40 pm

    Yum. Def will add dill!!


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