Vegetarian

Tofu stir fry

Actually Yummy Tofu Stir Fry

Posted on May 19th, 2014

You don't often overhear people saying, "Gee, I could go for a big piece of tofu right now." In fact, I have never heard that. Ever. Maybe if you run…

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chipotle guacamole

Chipotle Guacamole + A Tip on Avocados

Posted on Jun 5th, 2015

Previously I said that I am a guacamole purist; I only like lemon juice and a little salt. However, I might just be changing my tune. I was on…

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Copycat Applebee’s Oriental Chicken Salad

Posted on Apr 15th, 2014

  I love salad! I really do. I know I am not alone. In my mind there are two types of green salads. The side salad. This is the salad that is…

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Easy Broiled Broccoli

Easy Broiled Broccoli

Posted on Apr 7th, 2014

Anybody else have a hard time with side dishes? Especially vegetables? I specialize in one course meals. I will either spend a lot of time on the…

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Festive Guacamole

Festive Guacamole

Posted on Dec 19th, 2014

It's two for one day. Two posts, one day! It's a Christmas miracle. (Or I just couldn't decide which one to post, both were…

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Killer Fajita Vegetables

Killer Fajitas Vegetables

Posted on Oct 5th, 2015

My opinion of fajitas has been entirely shaped by Chili's commercials. There is something mesmerizing about a little pan of sizzling vegetables and…

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roasted fennel

Roasted Fennel

Posted on Nov 23rd, 2015

Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Are you excited? I am! It's my favorite holiday. Why do we stick with ho-hum and hum drum? Wanna try…

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Sesame Green Beans

Sesame Green Beans

Posted on Jun 16th, 2014

A few years ago our church group started a neighborhood garden. It was the coolest thing ever! We all chipped in and planted, weeded and harvested.…

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Spanish Rice

Spanish Rice

Posted on Mar 1st, 2014

Just in case you worry that everything I make is a smashing success I will share a story with you.  A few nights ago I made some roasted vegetables…

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sneaky broccoli rice

Super Sneaky Broccoli Rice

Posted on Jun 9th, 2015

I'm sharing this super sneaky broccoli rice recipe today in commemoration of my daughter being selected as a winner of the 2015 PBS Healthy Lunchtime…

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great apple taste test

The Great Apple Taste Test

Posted on Sep 12th, 2016

Fall is around the corner.  Some people think fall is exclusively for pumpkin spice.  I like a little pumpkin spice (mostly in pumpkin…

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