Easy Fixins

We eat at home more often than not, and some nights require easy fixins.  Those are the times when pizza can be a star.

Easy means starting with a bought crust and looking in the refrigerator to see what’s there for toppings.  This is what I call a creative opportunity and a great way to use little bits of things!

pizzaThis night there were plenty of fresh tomatoes, corn, pesto and some parmesan cheese in the fridge.  Those ingredients provide a great start.

pizzaI brushed the crust with pesto and layered the tomatoes and corn, scraped from the cob, with a sprinkling of fresh basil.  A generous amount of grated parmesan tops off the pizza which is baked in a 375 oven until the cheese has melted, about 12-15 minutes.  If you’d like a crispier crust, bake it a few minutes in advance of adding the toppings.

pizzaNothing could be simpler and with a green salad, the pizza is a meal that makes everyone happy….at least at our house!

I’m betting you have ideas for your favorite pizzas.  Won’t you share?

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16 thoughts on “Easy Fixins

  1. A very yummy recipe, Lulu. Pizza always goes down well in our house. 🙂

  2. Love impromptu meals and the pizza looks absolutely delicious!!!

  3. Mmmmmmm!!!! We used to do our own pizzas, but then I got lazy! It’s Papa Murphy’s for us now!

  4. Looks yummy… I should try to eat more at home… This seems like an easy fix…

  5. We love pizza…this looks and sounds delicious, Linda. My favorite at the moment is pear, caramelized onions, Gorgonzola, pine nuts and pesto.
    Have a great weekend.

    1. That sounds like a great combination of ingredients for a pizza topping, 🙂

  6. Definitely my favorite choice for any meal, and I love your combo of pesto corn and tomato, yum!

  7. Hmmmm, I wish I had that for dinner this evening! I love using simple ingredients for a tasty dish and yes, have it be easy.

    Thanks for stopping by! I tried to respond, however, you are a “no reply blogger”. Not sure if you were aware or not. I look forward to getting to know you and will be following along.


    1. Thanks for the alert. I’m not even sure what that means!

  8. That looks so tasty! Pizza is one of my favourite easy meals. I don’t eat it very often but when I do, I savour it. 🙂

    1. Me too! When it’s topped with good things, I think I’m eating healthy!

  9. Nothing could be simpler… I agree!

  10. You’re so right that is easy fixings! I’m thinking of adding some rocket on top or maybe some italian sausage – delic!

  11. Pizzas are so much fun and the variety is limitless.

  12. Oooh, that looks good!

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