Blood Orange and Fennel Salad

I saw blood oranges on sale today which means winter citrus is in their prime. Winter citrus makes life so sweet in the Midwest and other Northern states during the dreary and sunless days. I’m featuring my Blood Orange and Fennel Salad. This dish has everything to make you feel sunny and bright on a cold…

Roasted Acorn Squash & Red Kale Salad

What a show stopping salad. I have been roasting vegetables all fall and now that we are officially into winter, the roasting continues. Acorn squash looks so pretty when it’s cut this way and you can even eat the peel. I use a simple method of just dusting the pieces with a little coconut sugar…

Roasted Broccolini & Brussels Sprouts

Yes, I am roasting vegetables again! This is a quick recipe since I already showed you how to roast broccoli and brussels sprouts. Remember the basic method? It’s listed below.   Just trim and add two bunches of broccolini. That was easy, make this and let me know how you like it. Roasted Brussels Sprouts…

Roasted Broccoli

Once again I am giving you two options to enjoy a roasted vegetable. Roasting broccoli is super delicious and healthy.  Try one of these two options with your food fans and let me know which one you like best.  Roasted Broccoli  Basic Recipe serves 4 3 Broccoli crowns chopped into small bit size pieces 1…

Roasted Brussels Sprouts

I feel like the Queen of Brussels Sprouts every year when they are in season and I can buy them on the stalk. It’s my scepter of health.  I am absolutely smitten with this Brassica Oleracea vegetable which is in the cabbage family.  You didn’t know you were going the learn a new fact today…

Spicy Pumpkin Couscous

  It’s Halloween and why not make something with pumpkin?  I made a sauce a few years back that incorporated pumpkin and a spicy garlic sauce. Probably Sriracha.  This was a recipe I pulled from Food & Wine.  Here is the link to the original recipe.  www.foodandwine.com/recipes/spicy-cheddar-and-pumpkin-orzo-arugula. The recipe called for orzo, but I found if…