Tag Archives: vegetables

Fresh Veggies Day – Eat Your Veggies!

Today is Fresh Veggies Day!  Yes those delicious plants that provide a plethora of vitamins and minerals.  And tomorrow is National EAT your veggies day! This is the perfect time of year to start the habit of 5 to 6 … Continue reading

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Zucchini Spaghetti

I’ve been fascinated by the new trend of making thin spaghetti like strips of vegetables.  I went and bought a hand held device and I love it!!  This one uses a Spanish cheese with it.

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Open Face Heirloom Tomato Sandwiches

I love this time of year – all the fresh tomatoes.  I have one sunny spot in my yard where we plant them.  But what do you do with so many tomatoes besides share them with your neighbors?  Well here … Continue reading

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Grilled Green Beans

As long as you’re grilling, how about throwing on some green beans?

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Pasta of the Month – Yakisoba

I love pasta – any kind of pasta!  So I’m starting a new monthly feature – Pasta of the Month.  It will run in the middle of the month, every month, and include, not only a new recipe, but pasta … Continue reading

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Salad Bar in my Refrigerator!

I know I need to eat more vegetables and I love salads, but  I don’t like dragging everything out of the refrigerator and chopping it up to make it every time I want one!  And I do love salad bars, … Continue reading

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Broccolini with Preserved Lemons

Broccolini is a type of broccoli.  It’s got thinner stalks and a more delicate flavor.  Pair it with preserved lemons and you have a bright and delicious side dish! And it’s fast and easy to make! 

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Sunday What’s for Dinner – Link Party!

It’s 2016 – A brand new year with fresh adventures awaiting!  Join us for our first “Sunday What’s for Dinner” party~ The more the merrier! It’s Sunday afternoon and you hear – “What’s for Dinner?” We’ve all heard it – and … Continue reading

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Roasted Carrots and Green Beans

Ah, it’s the new year and everyone starts the fitness and weight loss regimes!  To honor eating better, this week will be recipes that are healthy and taste fabulous!!  Starting with – Roasted Carrots and Haricot Verts – 

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