Tag: Vegetable

Roasted Brussels Sprout Stalk

Roasted Brussels Sprouts Stalk

Yum! I LOVE Brussels sprouts and they are so good for you too! Little powerhouses of nutrients! Both youngest loves them too, the other one not so much, however this recipe had both my kids asking for seconds before even touching the rest of their dinner! There is something that is just fun about roasting…


Marinated Dill Cucumbers

Marinated Dill Cucumbers

So, kind of randomly (I think they may have been leftover from they’re event the night before) but Ikea had these marinated cucumbers in their salad bar, we go to Ikea more than I would like to admit…. The kids love playing there. But they were really good! And I know right then I was…


Curried Cauliflower

Curried Cauliflower

Cauliflower I have heard is one the the healthiest food with high nutrient density and low cal, it’s very versatile, and the best part? My 4 year old is soo in love with it! How can you say no to a 4 year old begging for a certain vegetable at the store? Anything to get…


Brussels Sprout Salad

This salad was so good! I can not resist picking at the leftovers when I make it. It’s pretty much like a broccoli salad but with brussels sprouts. My 4 year old was not to excited about it, but my 2 year old loves it, she gobbles it down so quick!  I just used the…


Homemade Pot Pie

Happy Pi Day! At least for all the nerds out there who get why it’s Pi day, lol! I made this pot pie a few days ago and took a picture of the oh so pretty crust! But had no intent to actually post the recipes, 1. I totally winged it and later had to…


Root Vegetable Medley

This salad makes a quick and easy side to go with just about any meal. In the summer I think it makes a great small lunch or snack, it would be great with some added nuts and seeds too! I had half a beet and half a jicama leftover from my Rainbow Lettuce Wraps I…


Rainbow Lettuce Wraps

I love love love colorful food! Not only does it looking bright and fun and more pleasing, but more variety of color when talking about fresh foods (not fruit loops!) general means more variety of vitamins and nutrients. This wraps are really quite versatile, it’s more an idea then a recipe. The “recipe” below is…


Vegetable Bolognese with Spaghetti Squash

So we’ve been feeling a bit under the weather here the last few days. When I’m not feeling great I tend to crave comfort food really bad! (Weird, I know, I get hungrier when I’m sick rather then losing my appetite…) This vegetable bolognese is perfect, full of veggies making it super vitamin packed, lots…


Creamy Ham and Vegetable Soup

Next time you make a bone in ham, don’t throw that bone away!! To me that is the best part of the ham, it is so full of vitamins and nutrients just waiting to be tapped into. I love using the bones of well just about any animal to make homemade stock. I often immediately…