Veggies

Roasted Cauliflower Tabbouleh

Roasted Cauliflower Tabbouleh

I just love Mediterranean flavors. Lemons, olives, tomatoes, etc… Everything is so fresh and bright tasting. Tabbouleh, a bulghur wheat and parsley salad, is no exception. It is loaded with fresh vegetables and then tossed with a bright lemony vinaigrette. Traditionally served alongside bowls of […]

Autumn Roasted Vegetables

Autumn Roasted Vegetables

I like to roast up a huge batch and then incorporate them into my meals throughout the week. Their roasted, caramelized, yummy goodness goes with everything from roasted pork loin to store bought rotisserie chicken. 

Simple Sweet and Sour Quick Pickled Vegetables

Simple Sweet and Sour Quick Pickled Vegetables

Simple sweet and sour quick pickled vegetables are a delicious addition to salads, sandwiches, vegetable trays and more.

Sugar Snap Pea Salad With Orange Soy Vinaigrette and Toasted Almonds

Sugar Snap Pea Salad With Orange Soy Vinaigrette and Toasted Almonds

A light and refreshing salad that tastes like spring

Chili Lime Shrimp Street Tacos With Orange Pico De Gallo And Avocado Crema

Chili Lime Shrimp Street Tacos With Orange Pico De Gallo And Avocado Crema

Yummy little shrimp tacos with a citrusy pico de gallo and creamy avocado sauce

Roasted Corn And Black Bean Salad

Roasted Corn And Black Bean Salad

Cinco De Mayo is only a couple of days away. That means yummy Mexican food and Margaritas to celebrate! I created this salad as a side dish to go along with tacos and other Mexican favorites but it can easily be served as a light […]

Warm Green Bean and Fingerling Potato Salad With Caramelized Shallots and Crispy Bacon

Warm Green Bean and Fingerling Potato Salad With Caramelized Shallots and Crispy Bacon

  I just love spring! Flowers are blooming, the sun is shining, the air smells fresh from a recent spring shower and the farmers markets and produce stands are coming back from their winter hibernation. The produce aisles are abundant with fresh asparagus, crisp green […]

Eat your vegetables! The struggle is real.

Eat your vegetables! The struggle is real.

I always have the greatest of intentions to eat more vegetables. I mean, I really do love vegetables. So why is it so difficult to get those suckers on to the plate?? I don’t know how many times that I have gone to the store […]