I looked at the calendar today and could not believe that October is nearly over! October always seems to pass quickly for me. With several friends and families birthdays, my wedding anniversary and fall festivities I never remember where the … Continue reading
Summer is almost over and fall is close to being in full swing. You know what that means – pumpkin everything, soups and stews and slow cooker recipes will be on the rise soon. I just couldn’t let summer end … Continue reading
When you have a craving for mashed potatoes but don’t want the carbs that come along with them this cauliflower and leek mash is the way to go.
Winter has nothing on this light and fresh meal. Try as it might, it cannot take away the summery burst of freshness in this kale and basil pesto served over zucchini noodles.
This smoothie satisfies a sweet tooth and has a nice dose of protein and fiber to keep you satisfied. I have been eating very similar to the Paleo diet the past couple weeks. I did not have much trouble cutting out … Continue reading
Posted in Beverages, Breakfast Eats, Dairy Free, Gluten Free, Other Desserts, Vegetarian
Tagged chocolate, dairy free, date, paleo, smoothie, Vegetarian
I had some requests for “football food” with the Super Bowl near and several dozen things came to mind immediately with those requests. It was not until I began jotting ideas in my notebook that I realized they were all … Continue reading
The days are getting colder here on the East coast which means threat of snow and ice has finally become a reality. I love a hot cup of coffee or tea, but sometimes a good cup of hot cocoa is … Continue reading
Please do not stop reading based on the title of this wonderful salad. For this dish inspiration came from an incredibly strange place, a gas station, so it only seemed fitting that is what I should call this dish.
Posted in Salads, Vegan, Vegetarian
Tagged apple, goat cheese, kale, peppers, pomegranate, quince, quinoa, salad, white balsamic
I just cannot let fall come and go without having a coffee with Pumpkin Spice creamer. Unfortunately they are typically loaded with an incredible amount of chemicals that I cannot pronounce (but can certainly taste) so I tend to avoid … Continue reading
The variety of squash available in fall is incredible and while they all taste similar each one has its own unique texture or quality. Of course there are many other types of squash but these are a few of my … Continue reading
Posted in 101 & Instructional, Dairy Free, Gluten Free, Vegan, Vegetarian
Tagged 101 & Instructional, butternut squash, carnival squash, delicata squash, golden acorn squash, roasting, Special Diets, squash