This Baked Asparagus Recipe is a favorite of my daughter and I. If you are trying to figure out how to cook asparagus in the oven, you will find cooking asparagus doesn’t get much easier than this simple way to bake asparagus. My eight year old daughter… [read more]
This simple recipe for Maple Roasted Delicata Squash Rings cooks up quick and has a perfect balance between sweet and savory flavors. Delicata squash is a favorite winter squash of mine. The skin is more tender than many squash varieties, making it unnecessary to remove…. [read more]
So many of us are trying to focus on serving nutritious family dinners each evening, but are incredibly strapped for time. In our house, I have been trying to make your our meals are nutrient dense and something both my fussy daughter and I will eat. Sometimes my solution is a mix of ready made items, like a rotisserie chicken along with a quick saute of vegetables. That is exactly what is on our dinner menu tonight.
I made this Roasted Delicata Squash, Golden Beet, Carrot & Poblano Red Quinoa with Quick Turmeric Lemon Dressing as a late lunch this afternoon. It turned out to be a satisfying vegetarian (vegan) meal, so I decided to share the recipe. I guess I’d sort… [read more]
Sometimes the simplest recipes really shine, and this Pan-Fried Butternut Squash featuring the traditional Garam Masala spice blend* has become one of my favorites. It is a super simple three ingredient recipe, that is very flexible in serving.
I’ve even served this Pan-Fried Butternut Squash with eggs for breakfast, in place of home fries!
Making smarter meal choices, has been a big focus for me, especially over the past few months. I have switched my daughter to a mostly organic diet, and I’m eating a good deal more organic foods along with her. I’m also working on losing weight,… [read more]