Tag: spring

Red, White, & Blue Strawberries for 4th of July

Red, White, & Blue Strawberries for 4th of July

Red, white, and blue strawberries are the best patriotic dessert to celebrate the 4th of July with. These white chocolate-dipped berries are fun and easy to make.  A great recipe to make with your kids so everyone will get into the Independence Day spirit.  With…

Instant Pot Steamed Whole Beets

Instant Pot Steamed Whole Beets

For an easy recipe to steam whole beets, use an Instant Pot or electric pressure cooker. Cooking beets (also known as beetroots) in the Instant Pot is a quick way to enjoy them and saves on heating up the oven for a long time to…

Vegetarian Rice Soup

Vegetarian Rice Soup

An easy vegetable rice soup that is vegetarian and full of flavor.  This homemade soup is packed full of fresh vegetables, broth, seasonings, diced tomatoes, and cooked long-grain rice that you add to the soup at the end.  This recipe calls for a vegetable broth…

Rice and Fava Bean Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

Rice and Fava Bean Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

Rice and fava beans are a perfect match for one another.  Delicate rice paired with the protein of crisp fava beans results in a well-rounded combination.    The lemon vinaigrette and zest are the acidic punch that the dish needs to bring it all together. …

Pasta Primavera Two Ways  – with Zucchini Noodles or Spaghetti

Pasta Primavera Two Ways – with Zucchini Noodles or Spaghetti

Celebrate Spring and all the great vegetables coming to harvest by making pasta primavera.  This classic can easily make use of any pasta shape or to be served with a gluten-free noodle.  This Spring I made his and hers versions. I am using zucchini noodles…