Bella's Apron

Recipes to Love...
stop gmo| Bellasapron.com

The Stopping GMO Challenge

Food, Inc., Forks over Knives, What the Health, and GMO OMG… Have you been watching these documentaries about GMOs (genetically modified organisms)? Does it have you wondering? You are not the only one! As a mom, I’m always worried about what I’m feeding my kiddo. Thinking about what I’m eating and not eating started when […]

Chicken Lemon Rice

Chicken lemon rice is an iconic comfort soup found at most coney islands or Greek restaurants.  It’s the perfect soup for the days when you have a cold and/or need something warm and comforting.

Fun fact, did you know the Greek name for this soup is Avgolemono meaning egg-lemon sauce?

pasta| Bellasapron.com

Easy Baked Ziti with Ricotta

A toddler approved meal!  Pasta with any tomato sauce, ricotta, and hidden veggies.  The wonderful thing about this recipe is it’s easy, I can alter it based on what veggies I want to add, and I can add ricotta or cottage cheese.  Ricotta and cottage cheese are packed with protein and are an excellent source of calcium, magnesium, and selenium. If you want to add meat to it, go ahead!

….I also forgot to mention that it’s delicious too!

Chili Mac | Bellasapron.com

Easy Cheesy Chili Mac

Easy and cheesy comfort food that you will love. Add more heat with green chili or change the taste by adding fire roasted diced tomatoes. If you are not a beef eater, swap with ground turkey or chicken. Hope you enjoy it as much as we did.

zucchini | Bellasapron.com

Market Finds: The Zucchini

What’s a fast growing vegetable that’s great to grill, saute, bake, add to a soup, or steam?  Zucchini! Zucchini is my one of my favorite vegetables and the peak time to buy is in the summer.  Cooked tender or left crispy, you cannot go wrong with it.  Next time you want to buy a good […]