Tag: vegetables

What to Serve with Stuffed Peppers

What to Serve with Stuffed Peppers

  If you are trying to figure out what to serve with stuffed peppers for dinner, this list is exactly what you are looking for. They are a great hearty main entree with meat, veggies, and rice. Stuffed peppers are almost a complete meal on…

20 Best Fall Salad Recipes

20 Best Fall Salad Recipes

These Fall favorite salads will get you excited to eat your vegetables.  There are so many choices that everyone will love including those with protein, fruits, nuts, grains, or squash.   Some of the best that Fall has to offer are in these salad recipes including…

Grilling with the Lid On or Off – All You Need to Know

Grilling with the Lid On or Off – All You Need to Know

Grilling with the lid on or off is a question I am often asked.  It can be confusing or bring doubt even into the most seasoned grill master. I will break it all down in easy terms so the next time you are ready to…

20 Pantry Recipe Ideas

20 Pantry Recipe Ideas

  Cooking from pantry staples does not have to be boring or redundant.  Having a well-stocked pantry can be all you need to be creative to cook a healthy meal the whole family will love.  Not everyone has access to fresh food easily. Whether you…

Easy Slow Cooker Butternut Squash Soup

Easy Slow Cooker Butternut Squash Soup

Easy slow cooker butternut squash soup is Fall comfort food at its best. I have been making this soup for probably about two decades. This is by far the best butternut squash soup.  A bowl of this will warm you up and satisfy you with…

Shishito Peppers with Cream Cheese and Bacon

Shishito Peppers with Cream Cheese and Bacon

Blistered shishito peppers with warm cream cheese and crispy bacon are a cousin to the jalapeno popper only better. If you like bacon-wrapped jalapenos stuffed with cream cheese, this is the next appetizer for you to fall in love with.  I will warn you this…

French Potato Salad

French Potato Salad

French potato salad is a tangy, bright, and fresh side dish.  It actually gets better with time as the champagne dijon vinaigrette continues to marinate along with the tender boiling potatoes and fresh herbs.  This recipe is simple, simply divine.  Bring this to any potluck…

Mexican Watermelon Cucumber Salad

Mexican Watermelon Cucumber Salad

This watermelon salad I created for the first time when I didn’t want to make the same watermelon, feta, olive version that is all over the internet now.  I quickly decided I wanted to have a Mexican twist where I can use Tajin. Ian and I…

Poke Bowls: Kids Love to Make and Eat

Poke Bowls: Kids Love to Make and Eat

The most popular bowl right now is POKE, (pronounced poh-kay) and my kids and I absolutely agree. After all who are we to argue with fresh amazing ingredients that we can customize to each of our likings.  Learning to make this at home is not…

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…