an incredibly tasty way to use up an excess of summer’s bountiful tomato harvest
Entries Tagged as 'vegetarian'
August 20th, 2012 · 7 Comments
May 12th, 2012 · 3 Comments
This quick and easy mayo-free potato salad is a huge winner in our house!
March 25th, 2012 · 6 Comments
Cheesy, herby and delicious plain or slathered with butter!
February 5th, 2012 · 4 Comments
Loads of sweet, cinnamon-y buttery coffee cake goodness. Perfect for fall… or spring!
December 26th, 2011 · 18 Comments
Onion rings. Eat them.
November 4th, 2011 · 5 Comments
A party appetizer that is big on taste!
October 25th, 2011 · 9 Comments
Hands down, the best green bean recipe I have ever tasted!
October 12th, 2011 · 5 Comments
Healthy and delicious! This is a new favorite for our family!
October 10th, 2011 · 8 Comments
I would never have thought I’d be okay with using “quinoa” and “cake” in the same sentence. These are delicious enough to warrant that.
October 3rd, 2011 · 8 Comments
Can you believe it? I found a way to eat swiss chard!
September 28th, 2011 · 11 Comments
homemade gnocchi in less than 20 minutes. Believe it.
September 24th, 2011 · 12 Comments
these muffins were a delightful surprise. I was amazed at how good they were. Surely way better than 99% of the other muffin recipes that float around the internet!
September 18th, 2011 · 6 Comments
A healthier take on my favorite breakfast item!
September 17th, 2011 · 7 Comments
Got 40 pounds of tomatoes? Here’s how to puree them in less than an hour with no blanching required!
September 16th, 2011 · 3 Comments
Pretty, easy to eat, and delicious! That’s because the flavors of the heirloom tomatoes really shine here!
September 13th, 2011 · 7 Comments
These rolls are big on class, not on skill.
September 1st, 2011 · 3 Comments
These little corn cakes were a sweet and savory surprise! I loved them!
August 31st, 2011 · 5 Comments
This gratin dish is well worth the effort involved in making it. It makes a ton of flavorful, perfectly cooked veggies for you and your family!
August 26th, 2011 · 3 Comments
the Caprese salad that outshines all others
August 25th, 2011 · 2 Comments
This is far and away my new favorite summer salad!
August 24th, 2011 · 6 Comments
the lazy man’s waffle recipe
August 19th, 2011 · 8 Comments
this blueberry-lemon cream cheese tart is absolutely delicious!
August 8th, 2011 · 4 Comments
zucchini + bread + chocolate = delicious!
August 7th, 2011 · No Comments
these vegetable enchiladas are so hearty that your meat eaters may not even notice that they are vegetarian
August 6th, 2011 · 15 Comments
Muffin sized pizza bites are a fun lunch for kids or appetizers for a party!
August 5th, 2011 · 8 Comments
the graham cracker crunch takes this parfait to another level
August 4th, 2011 · 6 Comments
you know that “yellow corn stuff” they serve at Chevys? This is the recipe for it!
August 3rd, 2011 · 1 Comment
Need a way to use up all those tomatoes? Here are some suggestions!
August 2nd, 2011 · 3 Comments
four cheese ravioli topped with a dollop of pesto and half a cherry tomato – heaven!
August 1st, 2011 · 1 Comment
this is probably my favorite appetizer to serve guests. It’s simple, yet elegant, and over-the-top delicious.
July 30th, 2011 · 7 Comments
I don’t even like zucchini and I love this zucchini.
July 29th, 2011 · 81 Comments
these pancakes taste Valentine’s Day! You absolutely must try them!
July 28th, 2011 · 9 Comments
this ciabatta bread is soooooo delicious!
July 27th, 2011 · 4 Comments
Your taste buds will SING when you eat this.
July 21st, 2011 · 2 Comments
if you like rice pudding, you’ll love this!
July 20th, 2011 · 6 Comments
A pasta sauce that is ready before the pasta is even cooked makes this an extremely easy weeknight dinner!
July 19th, 2011 · 3 Comments
this post is a little corny….
July 17th, 2011 · 37 Comments
just like the Thomas English muffins you get at the store – only cheaper, homemade, and maybe even more delicious!
July 13th, 2011 · 5 Comments
These make a great breakfast. Or snack. Or lunch. Or brunch. Gosh… I think they’re even dessert.
July 1st, 2011 · 3 Comments
We had the Battle of the Fruit Salsas, and this one won!
June 19th, 2011 · 7 Comments
A sweet berry syrup to top your ice cream sundaes
June 17th, 2011 · 5 Comments
Restaurant style hummus – at home!
June 15th, 2011 · 12 Comments
Mom’s the best bread maker I have ever met. Ever. And this recipe is the best whole wheat recipe *ever.*
June 12th, 2011 · 8 Comments
Pizza on the grill doesn’t have to be a disaster. In fact, this was relatively easy to make!
June 7th, 2011 · 4 Comments
dreamed up while holding a super cute baby…
June 4th, 2011 · 8 Comments
If you’ve never heard of strawberries paired with basil, you may be my husband.
May 24th, 2011 · 8 Comments
an overabundance of squash from my garden helped me discover this amazing recipe
May 12th, 2011 · 15 Comments
Fast, fresh restaurant style salsa in 3 minutes. Believe it or not, it’s true!
March 31st, 2011 · 7 Comments
Is it worth the effort to make your own hamburger buns? Some would say no. I don’t think they have ever tried these buns, though!
March 4th, 2011 · 6 Comments
a favorite coffeecake
February 28th, 2011 · 2 Comments
i stumbled upon this salad dressing and have not left yet
February 25th, 2011 · No Comments
at long last, a fabulously simple recipe for homemade pizza dough
February 15th, 2011 · 4 Comments
hearing that these are the “best scones I’ve ever had” is music to my ears
February 12th, 2011 · 2 Comments
crunchy granola with dried fruits, nuts, and, of course, chocolate
January 31st, 2011 · 5 Comments
vodka – it’s for more than just mixed drinks.
January 26th, 2011 · 6 Comments
I thought I hated bread pudding. Then I tried this recipe and now I’m a HUGE fan!
January 22nd, 2011 · 2 Comments
is it too much to call these the best scalloped potatoes on earth?
January 18th, 2011 · 1 Comment
corn bread muffins studded with red and green peppers makes for a fun and different side dish to your favorite bowl of chili
January 14th, 2011 · 2 Comments
finally… a way to make cauliflower edible
January 10th, 2011 · No Comments
a soup fit for the gods
January 6th, 2011 · 1 Comment
Layers of potatoes, seasoning, and butter make an elegant and delicious addition to dinner
January 3rd, 2011 · 1 Comment
chock full of fruits, toasted nuts, and cheese and served with a sweet lemon-vinaigrette dressing
December 30th, 2010 · 7 Comments
classy enough to serve for the holidays, easy enough to serve any weekend of the year
December 27th, 2010 · 2 Comments
a twist on a popular vegetarian favorite
December 18th, 2010 · 6 Comments
scrambled eggs on-the-go are easy, cute, and portable.
December 12th, 2010 · 2 Comments
Winter, you are no match for this hearty chili.
December 7th, 2010 · 2 Comments
croutons are so easy to make that you’ll never want to buy them in a box again
November 20th, 2010 · No Comments
which type of Thanksgiving Eater are you???
October 6th, 2010 · 3 Comments
This year, Brant and I experimented with growing pumpkins. In March, it’s hard for me to believe that those tiny seeds will ever yield big fruit, so no matter what I plant, I always go a bit overboard. Sowing squash was no exception; I planted 16 winter squash plants. Above is a picture of part [...]
September 30th, 2010 · 2 Comments
To make these delicious muffins, first, buy sprinkles. The rest is history.
September 21st, 2010 · 4 Comments
Tomatoes, corn, basil and a simple vinaigrette make for a tasty salad to serve with your meal!
September 7th, 2010 · 1 Comment
You’ve heard of my entry into the Saucy Mama contest, right? When I received the box that Saucy Mama sent me with all the various marinades and condiments that I could experiment with, my friends were eager to assist me with recipe ideas. The suggestion for this tasty cracker spread came from my friend Stacy. [...]
August 19th, 2010 · 5 Comments
If you follow me on twitter or faceboook then you know that I have spent the last 3 days helping my friend move. This has involved all the usual moving chaos – painting the new place, packing the old place, figuring out how to stay sane and not bite each others’ heads off in the [...]
August 6th, 2010 · 1 Comment
Homemade blackberry jam is a cinch to make and is absolutely delicious!
August 3rd, 2010 · 3 Comments
Several years ago on my birthday, my husband (who was my boyfriend at the time) arranged a huge surprise party for me. While my husband took me out on the town, a huge group of my friends all piled into his small, one bedroom apartment and waited for our return. The idea was to hide [...]
July 29th, 2010 · 7 Comments
Layers and layers of Mexican goodness
July 20th, 2010 · 1 Comment
I have almost convinced myself that with all this zucchini in these muffins, they should be classified as dinner, not dessert.
July 12th, 2010 · 16 Comments
A recipe for an artisan bread that only takes 5 minutes to prepare!
June 29th, 2010 · 1 Comment
Holy Guacamole, this stuff is **good**!
June 18th, 2010 · 2 Comments
When you want a nice change, go for muffins that don’t come out of a box or a bag.
June 4th, 2010 · 1 Comment
Tasty artichokes are stuffed to the max!
May 31st, 2010 · 1 Comment
Slightly banana-y, slightly chocolate-y…
May 28th, 2010 · 4 Comments
Never pay $5 for a crepe again.
May 14th, 2010 · 1 Comment
Hate asparagus? So do I. But not anymore.
April 13th, 2010 · 2 Comments
Potatoes floating in mayo be gone! A salad that will delight your senses and change the way you think about potato salad forever more.
April 3rd, 2010 · 19 Comments
If you’ve been following the recipe on the back of your scottish oats, you’ll be amazed at how a little magic can improve your breakfast!
March 31st, 2010 · 2 Comments
I am part of a growing number of people who are concerned when we cannot pronounce all the ingredients in the food items that we buy. Dextri-what? Monoglu-who? What is this stuff, really? Clearly not food, which is ironic, because it is certainly sold as such. So when my friend Liz asked me to host [...]
March 28th, 2010 · 2 Comments
an old-fashioned favorite!
March 2nd, 2010 · No Comments
Something warm, hearty, and healthy for wintry days
February 23rd, 2010 · 4 Comments
yummy dinner rolls to complement just about anything!
February 18th, 2010 · 5 Comments
The only red pizza sauce I’ll ever use.
February 8th, 2010 · 10 Comments
Broccoli that will blow your previous misconceptions about broccoli.
January 21st, 2010 · 5 Comments
fa la la la la, la la la la – that’s the sound of my taste buds singing…
January 20th, 2010 · 1 Comment
A delicious snack in 45 seconds or less…
January 18th, 2010 · 6 Comments
the skinny on what is usually a fattening dish
January 6th, 2010 · 4 Comments
Healthier fare for the New Year!
January 2nd, 2010 · 11 Comments
Empty out that veggie drawer with this tasty, hearty minestrone!
December 14th, 2009 · 8 Comments
my absolute favorite winter breakfast!
December 8th, 2009 · 1 Comment
a beautiful, tasty pie for cranberry lovers and haters alike!
December 2nd, 2009 · 4 Comments
Mom makes the sauce to beat all other sauces – and now you can too!
November 21st, 2009 · 18 Comments
Bread that a 4 year old can make? Yes, indeed.
November 13th, 2009 · 1 Comment
Hello, pumpkin season, thank you for finally coming!
November 9th, 2009 · 1 Comment
With the holidays around the corner, this is a recipe you can’t afford to skip out on!
November 6th, 2009 · 1 Comment
Why buy dressing when you easily make the equivalent and the homemade version tastes even better?
November 1st, 2009 · 8 Comments
Make these. This week. Or maybe even today.
October 20th, 2009 · 1 Comment
A great way to use up old bread, and it tastes delicious! And with all that fruit in it, it’s almost a health food!
October 12th, 2009 · 14 Comments
Tortilla soup warms the heart and the soul. This is my favorite tortilla soup recipe and I have yet to taste one that is even remotely this good.
October 8th, 2009 · 5 Comments
It’s not like most people need an excuse to eat cucumbers, but in case you do…
August 25th, 2009 · 11 Comments
Fresh tomatoes, garlic and herbs tossed on pasta are delightful!!!
August 23rd, 2009 · 14 Comments
Is it really possible to make fewer than 10 ingredients taste this good? And be vegetarian? YES!
August 18th, 2009 · 3 Comments
The buttermilk biscuit recipe to end all buttermilk biscuit recipes.
August 17th, 2009 · 1 Comment
Light mashed potatoes that don’t taste like glue? You found ‘em here.
August 13th, 2009 · 32 Comments
Quick? What do you do with all those tomatoes in your garden? Try this summery soup alongside a crusty bread and/or grilled meat.
July 30th, 2009 · 4 Comments
Wondering what to do with all those extra peaches? This is a unique way to use them, and, wrapped with ribbon, these make great gifts too!
July 22nd, 2009 · 7 Comments
Your taste buds will sing. You’ll go back for seconds. I did, and I NEVER go back for seconds. It’s that good.
July 15th, 2009 · 1 Comment
Need something healthy, filling, and fast? Here you go!
July 10th, 2009 · No Comments
Think delicious pesto is just basil and olive oil? Think again.
July 10th, 2009 · 9 Comments
The sandwich to top all other sandwiches. This is definitely worth the effort to make!