This dish can be elaborate or be packed up for an easy on the go meal. Packed with flavor, and color, try substituting the quinoa with brown rice, or switching up the fresh herbs. Enjoy! Serves 4 Ingredients: 1 cup Quinoa 2 cups water or broth/stock of choice 12 oz chicken, cooked, chopped 1/2 [...]
A healthy twist on a home-cooked favortie! Asparagus and whole-grain pasta, and it’s delicious as ever.
I got a box of amazing tomatoes from our CSA, Loon Organics, this past weekend, and wow! They are so delicious. I decided to make a basic tomato sauce with the majority of them. This sauce can be a base for all sorts of things from soups, pizza sauce, spaghetti sauce. The same night I [...]
To satiate sweet-craving kiddos, ditch the sugary, processed candy and serve nature’s candy as a healthy alternative, like these frozen banana pops.
You can maybe tell that I'm on a bit of a Basil kick, lately. It's summer and I have beautiful green vegetables coming out of my garden. What better way to get a nutritious, delicious side dish than pack that flavor with some fresh zucchini? That combination inspired this dish that I made for my [...]
Here's a simple pesto recipe using fresh basil. (I grow mine, but you can also pick it up at your local market.) makes 2 cups 2 1/2 cups Fresh Basil, [...]
This was an awesome meal if you like Vietnamese cuisine. Too bad I didn't remember to take a photo until we had about four bites remaining, but you get the idea! Ingredients: 2 cups, salad greens, rough chop (chard, lettuce, mild greens) 3 tablespoons fresh cilantro, rough chop 3 tablespoons fresh basil, rough chop 4 [...]
Looking for something delicious and a little out of the ordinary to grill up for Father’s Day? Dads and families alike will enjoy my Grilled Turkey Sandwhich (hey – I’m a dad, so I should know, right?). Pair this with my Kalamata Quinoa salad and enjoy!
makes 1 gallon 4 oz butter 1 lb. onions, small dice 8 oz carrots, peeled and diced 5 lbs. butter nut squash, peeled, seeds removed and diced 1 T cumin 1 T chili powder 1 T tumeric 1/4 C brown sugar 1/4 tsp ceyanne pepper 1/4 tsp sambal chili sauce 5 qt. vegetable broth salt [...]