Category Archives: Vegetarian

Meatout Mondays: Heart of palm salad

I love potatoes. It isn’t a normal love, it is L-O-V-E. Ask my husband. I think he gets jealous of how much I L-O-V-E potatoes. Give them to me mashed, scalloped, french-fried or any other (vegan) way. Even though I … Continue reading

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CSA Summer: Roasted tomatillo-corn salsa, and beet brownies

Okay, so Jeff and I cheated a few times this week while using produce from our CSA half-share. First, we bought vegetable produce from the grocery store. This is somewhat of a no-no, as we’re trying to challenge/limit ourselves to … Continue reading

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CSA Summer: Corn chowder and deep-dish Portobello pizza

We just picked up our latest CSA half-share from Miller Plant Farm today, but I’ll show you that bounty tomorrow. In the meantime, here’s what we did with last week’s goods. First, we used our corn (from this week’s share) … Continue reading

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Meatout Mondays: my famous chickpea salad

Chickpea salad is perfect for summer: No heat required and it is a refreshing dish.

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CSA Summer: Cauliflower couscous, plus blueberry-basil hand pies and cucumber G&T

It was my turn to come up with most of the recipes for this week’s CSA from Miller Plant Farm, which means I found a lot of inspiration from the Internet. (Jeff, on the other hand, tends to make up his … Continue reading

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Meatout Mondays: Chocolate pudding cake

I haven’t been the healthiest of brides the past year and a half, and some of my recipes show it. Time and effort were two things in short supply, and I chose to skimp on my diet rather than other … Continue reading

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CSA Summer: Week 2, featuring Swiss chard and big broccoli

With a big wedding weekend in South Carolina last week, Jeff and I barely had time to polish off all our fruit and vegetables from our first CSA share, but we managed. This morning, Jeff picked up our second share … Continue reading

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CSA Summer: Grilled Caesar salad and strawberry pizza

When Jeff and I went to Miller Plant Farm Tuesday to pick up our first CSA share of the season, I at least was in for a bit of a shock. I’m still not sure what I was expecting, but … Continue reading

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Meatout Mondays: Ethiopian millet with mushroom tibs

What do you do when you are at the end of the month but hit your food budget limit? Use spices to spice up dinner. I know, I know, it is the beginning of June. But I made this dish … Continue reading

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Meatout Mondays: Mojito baked beans

These beans might look like regular baked beans, but these are so much more. These are flavorful, summer-inspired mojito baked beans!

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