Browsing Tag

Vegetables

  • Light and healthy Detox Soup

    Slimming Detox Soup

    I’m a common sense type of eater, and so I’m usually not interested in faddish diets, but, like everybody else, the pounds sometimes creep up on me.  My secret is simple…

  • Shishito peppers

    Grilled Shishito Peppers

    Peppers are the unsung heroes of late summer.  While everyone is talking about tomatoes and zucchinis, we forget that peppers are just as abundant and just as delicious.  And they come…

  • One Pot Farmer's Market Pasta 3

    One Pot Farmer’s Market Pasta

    One Pot Farmer’s Market Pasta is an almost magical recipe made for busy days and hungry families.  Pile everything in one pot, bring it to a boil, and let it cook…

  • Spicy Asian Slaw Summer Rolls

    Spicy Asian Slaw Summer Rolls ~ fresh and light summer rolls filled with a rainbow slaw! In the dead of summer, Vietnamese summer rolls are probably the most appropriate meal anyone…

  • Green Goddess Veggie Dip Cups

    Green Goddess Veggie Dip Cups are super problem solvers — keep a bunch of these in the fridge and you won’t even think about that bag of chips…and let’s just say…

  • Pasta Primavera Packets with Lemon Balsamic Glaze

    Pasta Primavera Packets with Lemon Balsamic Glaze are a deliciously fun way to eat ~ imagine unwrapping your own steaming packet of pasta topped with crisp veggies, fresh herbs, and cherry…

  • Root Vegetable Soup with Sausage and Kale

    Root Vegetable Soup with Sausage and Kale ~ just a friendly reminder that at this time of year soup makes a darn good meal.  I don’t know why I need to…

  • Fried Green Beans with Lime Aioli Dipping Sauce

    Fried green beans definitely give potatoes a run for their money…who says spuds are the only veg that can be fried?   These beans are light and crispy, and the sauce…

  • Roasted Scarlet Turnips and Baby Blues

    Turnips and potatoes make good roasting buddies. Pretty soon I’ll be making gratins, stews, soups and purees with them, but for right now, the new fall vegetables that I’m picking up…