Category Archives: Vegetarian

Lacto-ovo recipes contain eggs and/or milk.

Chile and Chive Oil

I use flavored oils in everything when I have them on hand.  I find myself rarely digging through the spice cabinet and instead reaching for my trusty flavored oil of the moment, whatever that might be. It varies almost every … Continue reading

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Wednesday Wake Up: Fruit and Yogurt Parfait

As I lay quietly in the darkness, I hear echoed yelling in the distance.  I search my mind to find something. What I’m looking for, exactly, I’m not sure, but in my restless wandering I only know that I need … Continue reading

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Meatless Monday: Chickpea Salad with Citrus and Herbs

We have had so many snow days this year that today is both the first and last day of our supposed “spring break”.   And, after a beautifully sunny near-sixty-degree weekend, this morning it was a lowly 26 degrees.  I … Continue reading

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Ten Tips for Perfect Blanching (and a recipe for Garlic Infused, Perfectly Blanched Asparagus with Orange Ginger Glaze)

  We’re getting another ten inches of snow this weekend, however, it is technically almost spring.  And if you have even the slightest bit of luck, you might start to feel the weather warm up in the next couple of … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Tuscan Vegetable Soup

This soup is packed with massive amounts of vegetables that can be varied to whatever you have on hand.  It’s meatless yet offers heat, tanginess, heartiness a bit of sweetness and a ton of balanced flavor. The recipe has only … Continue reading

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Ten Awesome Game Day Recipes

The Super Bowl is coming soon and it’s practically right next door to us too.  Get excited.  This means that not only is traffic going to be an absolute freaking nightmare in our area (Fun!), but also that it is … Continue reading

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Meatless Monday: Rice and Bean Crunchy Tacos with Ginger Chile Salsa

We’re sitting under a layer of ice with all but a handful of things near us closed and cancelled for the day.  We’re forced into the terrible comfort of our own home;  made to lounge in our slippers in front … Continue reading

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