Tomato and Basil Pesto Pizza

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Ingredients

  • 1 prebaked pizza crust
  • 2 tablespoons pesto
  • 2 garlic cloves, chopped
  • 1 cup mozzarella cheese
  • 2 large tomatos, chopped
  • 1/4 cup thinly sliced basil

Directions

  1. Preheat oven to 450° F.
  2. Spread pesto evenly over pizza crust. Top with garlic, tomato, and cheese. 
  3. Bake for 5 minutes. Sprinkle with basil and cook for another 8 minutes. Serve.

Adapted from Cooking Light’s The Essential Dinner Tonight Cookbook.

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Cashew Mushroom and Broccoli

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Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1/2 cup kikkoman teriyaki sauce
  • 1 tablespoon cornstarch
  • 1 + 1/2 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1 garlic clove, minced
  • 2 cups broccoli florets
  • 8 ounces baby portobello mushrooms, sliced
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • green onions, chopped
  • 3/4 cup cashews
  • 4 cups cooked rice

Directions

  1. Heat olive oil in a large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat. Add garlic and saute for 1 minute. Add broccoli, onion, and mushrooms and saute until tender.
  2. In a small bowl, combine teriyaki sauce, brown sugar, and cornstarch.
  3. Add teriyaki sauce mixture to veggies and cook for another 1 to 2 minutes.
  4. Remove from heat and stir in cashews and green onions.
  5. Serve over cooked rice.