Nutrition

My quality time with my kids is most important, and as much as I love to eat, what I love even more is fast and delicious meals for the whole family!
I am going to be sharing with you some of my favorite recipes that are EASY and NUTRITIOUS!

If you try one of these please leave a comment and let me know how your little eaters enjoyed it!

Momma’s Lasagna

 

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Ingredients

Lasagna Noodles ( 6 strips of can vary based on tray size)

Onions- 1/2

Chopped Garlic – 1 tsp

Sweet peppers- 3 large ones

Grated carrots- 2 large carrots

Mushrooms- 8 small

Cottage cheese – ½ container

Parmesan cheese- 1 cup

Mozzarella – ½ cup

Pasta sauce- 1.5 bottles

Ground meat ( turkey, chicken) – 1 package

Basil- 1 tsp

Coriander -1 tsp

Extra Virgin Olive Oil- 2 tbs

Directions: Preheat oven to 350c . Heat oil in the pot,  Chop the onion finely and place in pot with chopped garlic. Once the onions are brown, add ground meat; cook meat then add chopped veggies ( peppers, carrots, mushrooms). In a separate pot boil water ( add oil and salt) then lasagna noodles. Add pasta sauce to meat and veggies. Let that simmer add coriander and basil ( or any other seasoning). Let sauce continue to simmer for 15 min. In a separate container mix cottage cheese and parmesan cheese

Once noodles and sauce are cooked prepare lasagna; Place one cup of sauce on the bottom of the pan, add one layer noodles, a layer of all cottage cheese mix, another layer of noodles, one layer of sauce, add one layer of mozzarella cheese

Cover for 40 minutes

Uncover for 10minues

 

 

 

 

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