The Pasty Norwegian

Jen’s Pumpkin Spice Cheesecake
I love Thanksgiving. I am also a big fan of pumpkin pie. My sister on the other hand loves the pumpkin flavor, but doesn't like pumpkin pie because she says it's, "too wet." If you like the taste of pumpkin, but aren't a fan of soggy treats, here's a great optio…
Tasty Tater Tot Hot Dish
June is Country Cooking Month and all month long I'm sharing some of my favorite country cooking recipes - with a healthy twist. Here is my recipe for Tater Tot Hot Dish.
Italian Meatball Inspired Meatloaf
I love to cook. It’s one of my favorite indoor activities. Most of the time when the warmer months come around, we ditch the comfort food for lighter summer fare, but sometimes the comfort food just tastes so good. The month of June is country cooking month, so all month long, I will be posting …
June is Country Cooking Month
I love to cook. It's one of my favorite indoor activities. Most of the time when the warmer months come around, we ditch the comfort food for lighter summer fare, but sometimes the comfort food just tastes so good. The month of June is country cooking month, so all month long, I will be posting…
What is a Balanced Breakfast?
No, it's not coffee in one hand, cinnamon roll in the other. Breakfast truly is the most important meal of the day and 31 million of us skip it. Here are a few quick, easy and healthy breakfast ideas that you can throw together in minutes and one that's a little more involved, but nonethel…
The Pasty Norwegian Makes Mexican Lasagna
The other day, I created a Mexican lasagna from a few things I had in the fridge. I had no idea how it would turn out, but it was a big hit around here. It’s light but it’s filling and pretty easy so I thought I would share.