At Mimi's Table

. . . lessons from an older and wiser girl

BAM! Best Veggie Chili

You won't miss the meat - truly.  Trust your Mimi.

Don't be skeptical.  Walk on the Wild Side with a heaping bowl of this fabulous and flavorful chili.  Take a look.  How can you resist??  I can't.

at mimi's table BAM best veggie chili

UH OH! - what is that nestled ...

Delicious AND Nutritious – Salmon and French Lentils

What are lentils anyway?  How are French lentils different from others?  And they're so cute, too.  Little round orange, yellow, and green legumes ready to burst forth with nutritious, yummy, creamy goodness.  Lentils are filled with fiber and nutrients.  In salads, soups, stews, or as a side dish in this recipe, lentils are a healthy, ...

Retro Pork Chops, Spanish Rice with Peas and Potatoes

Pork Chops, Spanish Rice with Peas & Potatoes was on of our family favorites, and one of my mother’s no fail go to dinners. Quick and inexpensive, the rice is a nice twist on traditional Spanish rice. The rice, peas and potatoes can be prepared on it’s own and served as a side dish.

Healthier Chicken Broccoli Cheese Casserole

at mimis table healthier chicken broccoli cheese casserole My husband loves casseroles.  I mean, he's crazy about them.  He also loves rice.  Lucky for him, I had chicken breasts in the refrigerator, some leftover shredded carrots, cheese, and 1/2 bag of broccoli florets.  I can make rice.  What I didn't have ...

Shrimp & Scallop Stew with Israeli Couscous Pilaf

grannie geek shrimp & scallop stew lenten meals This is a perfect dish to serve during Lent. Actually, it's great anytime, and should be added to your seafood repertoire. Shrimp and Scallop Stew is easy to make and quick. Pour it on top of Israeli Couscous Pilaf and serve with garlic bread ...

Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken

In the mood for something different for dinner?  Slow Cooker Honey Garlic Chicken should be in everyone's recipe quiver.  And you'll have an excuse to buy a jar of blackberry jam. Hooray! Layer chicken in the bottom of a crock pot.  Pour over the sauce.  Turn on the low setting. Then ...