Tag: Vegetarian

Zucchini Boats

Zucchini Boats

Made this for dinner last night and they were a huge hit! 1. They are “boats” how cool is it to get to eat a boat and steer it all around your plate while eating and 2. I told my kids it was basically pizza in a boat (back to point 1 on the boat)…


Mushroom Stroganoff

Mushroom Stroganoff

I love stroganoff and I don’t know why but before the other night I hadn’t made it in a very long time, it used to be a regular early in my marriage and I *think* one of the first sauces I learned on my own to make from scratch rather than using a flavor packet…


Orange Ginger Glazed Carrots

Orange Ginger Carrots

So, my husband HATES and I mean HATES cooked carrots. While he still doesn’t love this recipe it is one of the very few (possible only) cooked carrot recipe he can stomach. So to me that’s a win! 😀 It’s nice and easy and simple. It makes a great side dish to so many meals….


Sweet Potato and Black Bean Burritos

Sweet Potato and Black Bean Burritos

These burritos makes a great meatless dinner option. They are full of flavor, sweet and spicy, and packed with nutrients. But the super great thing about these is they can easily be frozen and reheated later, great for lunches or busy nights. I like to make an avocado garnish with with (I just love avocado…


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…


Cucumber Tomato Salad

Cucumber Tomato Salad

This is a great quick and easy side! Or a great base to a more elaborate salad, try adding some olives and feta cheese, amazing! There are a lot of possibilities you can do using this as a base if you want to get creative 🙂 If you do something fun, share your ideas with…


Simple Caprese Salad

Simple Caprese Salad

Caprese salad makes a great summertime light lunch (at least in my opinion). It is so simple and easy to make too. I would love it if I could figure out these whole homemade mozzarella thing, but my attempts have not produce mozzarella (I think I need to find some good quality raw milk and…


Quinoa Tabbouleh

Tabbouleh, tabouli, tabbouli, tabboulah

Looking for a flavorful, protein packed vegetarian meal? This is perfect! If you leave out the feta makes a great vegan dish as well. Or it makes a great side dish too. I served it the other night with a mint basil pesto chicken, they were delish together! The use of quinoa in this Tabbouleh…


Hawaiian Coleslaw

Hawaiian Coleslaw

Who’s BBQing or going to a BBQ for Memorial Day? Looking for a great side to bring to a BBQ? This is a fun and yummy twist on traditional coleslaw. I have been making this coleslaw for over 10 years and never get tired of it 🙂 It’s super super easy and quick to make….


Cinco de Mayo!

Tortilla Chips, Pico De Gallo, Guacamole

Cinco de Mayo! Get your celebration started right with this trio of recipes. Chips, guacamole, and pico de gallo, all YUM! I get my tortilla’s from a hispanic grocery store that makes them right there in the store, still warm when I get them and so so good, I think that is a major key…