Quick Fix Dinner: Lasagna Roll-Ups

Happy Wednesday! I hope your week is going well and if it's not...you're half way done! WHOO HOO!

I hate to make people jealous, but I'm on break and loving every minute of it! I know, you want to shoot all the teachers out there right now, but walk a mile in our uncomfortable high heel shoes and you'll be begging for a summer vacation, too! Am I right Fellow Teachers?

I've been getting a lot done in the house:
-laundry up the wahzoo...done.
-organize closet monster...killed it
-read to my hearts content...Bang-a-rang Peter!
-train for my next race... Hellz to the Yeeah
-sleep up a storm... get that umbrella ella ella A
Ahhhh! Feels nice.
**To all my friends close by, I do house calls for dinner. Hard day at work? Request a meal and I'll bring it to ya! :) Serious!**

Turns out that when you're on break, your lazy bone starts to grow a little bit. Instead of making complicated meals, I find myself making the easier kind...but still just as equally delicious. I have a month of break left so I still have time for some challenges.

Until then, I give you a dinner so easy and fun to make, that even a teacher who is on break and whose lazy bone prevents her from showering sometimes, can make, half awake from a 7 hour nap.

Project Wifey Wife Week #18-
Spinach Ricotta Roll Ups

Ingredients:
-pack of frozen spinach, thawed
-16 oz tub of part skim Ricotta Cheese
-1/2 Tbs of garlic salt
-pepper to taste
-your favorite pasta sauce
-10-12 lasagna noodles, cooked
-2-3 cups of Swiss cheese; shredded
-1 cup of breadcrumbs
-drizzle of olive oil

I used my FAVORITE German Bolognese mix that my Auntie Irene brought from Germany. Even though I was born in Germany and lived there most of my childhood, I do not speak a lick of it.
Thank God for pictures!
Moving right along.....
So organized and beautiful, no?
 Now I got-stah get my butt up and make dinner! Do you think I need to take a shower before Hubby gets home from work? I mean we're married now so he can't really leave me. Ok, I'll shower.

  • What's the easiest dinner you can make? Link it to me!
  • If you were on break, how would you spend your lazy days?

10 comments:

  1. Now you have had one good week! Can't wait to try the recipe. Looks delish.

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  2. You are my hero, this look's amazing.

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  3. That is so similar to one I posted not too long ago: http://rebekahrose.blogspot.com/2011/06/lasagna-alfredo-roll-ups.html Lasagna Rolls are SO fun to make and yummy!! I love all the variations you can find out there. :) Being on break is a wonderful thing, and yes, just a tad jealous. :D Probably the easiest dinner we make sometimes is about 2 cups cooked macaroni noodles, a pound of cooked and s&p seasoned ground beef, a can of diced tomatoes and about 2 cups of cheddar cheese mixed together, topped with another sprinkling of cheese and baked. VERY simplistic meal, but one of hubby's favorites and tasty!

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  4. This sounds SO good! I've never made roll-ups of any kind but it's definitely something I want to try :)

    I love making easy dinners so I feel like 75% of the dinners I make are easy! I love grilling chicken for chicken fajitas or throwing together an easy taco salad. Here is a link for a really easy crockpot pork loin my husband LOVES: http://sherrilynnpuz.blogspot.com/2011/04/lessons-in-kitchen.html

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  5. Yummy! I know my husband would love these!

    I love being so productive in the summer :) Definitely a benefit of being on a traditional school calendar. I'm slowly but surely tackling laundry, still scared of the closet monster, and reading & training like crazy! How I would adore the extra money of a summer job, it feels well deserved for a break after all the hell of the school year!

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  6. lol you just made me laugh out loud, "he cant really leave me" and those look deliciouss.

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  7. This is going on the menu. It looks so good. And I don't usually even like lasagna.

    Win.

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  8. I LOVE lasagna rollups! thanks for reminding me!
    What's your project wifey wife? I might need to do that!

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  9. Thank you for bringing bang-a-rang back in to my life!
    And I would not classify that dish as lazy. It looks delicious. Lazy is when I put a package of Velveeta cheesy shells mixed with a can of chili on my honey's plate and call it "dinner" lol.

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  10. Oh, man, this dish looks sooooo good!

    Easiest dinner I can make is fried chicken, one of my favorite dishes. Because my mom craved fried chicken, especially KFC, while she was pregnant with me, they think that's why I love it so much.

    I like spending my lazy days searching for new music or watching a life-changing documentary. :)

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