Tag: vegetables

Apple Cinnamon Brussels Sprouts

I have gotten into adding cinnamon to savory fall dishes this season. You will love the aroma of cinnamon when you are cooking these in the oven.¬† ¬†Once you learn how to make roasted brussels sprouts, you will be hooked! They’re super quick and simple to make.¬† You can always […]

 

Crispy Greek Zucchini Slices

Those of you who read this website often know that eggplant parmesan is one of my favorite meals.¬† Well, this year, I started making zucchini parmesan a lot.¬† My garden has been growing so. Much. Zucchini.¬† ¬†Well, I have taken this recipe further.¬† Instead of zucchini parmesan, I have made […]

 

Caprese Roasted Brussels Sprouts

, I love almost always add balsamic vinegar to my roasted Brussels sprouts.¬† I got an idea to add fresh garden tomatoes, basil, and soft mozzarella cheese for a delicious Caprese -inspired side dish.¬† ¬†These Brussels sprouts turn out crispy and bursting with flavor!¬† This is a delightful “end of […]

 

Chimichurri Cucumber Salad

I love classic cucumber salad!¬† This year, I have decided to switch cucumber salad up a bit by adding zingy chimichurri sauce!¬† Chimichurri sauce is an Argentinean condiment.¬† I have started adding it to many of my favorite midwest dishes. This salad screams summer.¬† Crispy garden fresh cucumbers and chimichurri […]

 

Pickle Juice Ranch Cucumber Salad

This post may contain affiliate links.¬† Last summer, at a party,¬† a friend of mine introduced me to creamy cucumber salad.¬† I spent the rest of the said party snacking on the mentioned cucumber salad.¬† It was delicious!¬† This summer, we’re not exactly having parties, but I decided to kick […]

 

Mango Poppyseed Broccoli Salad

This post may contain affiliate links¬† I have been making broccoli salad a lot this spring/summer.¬† I can always get my kids to eat broccoli salad.¬† I am totally fine with mixing broccoli with a sugar-mayonnaise sauce if it get’s my kids to enthusiastically eat their vegetables. I have a […]

 

Sheet Pan Zucchini Parmesan

If you frequent this blog often or are a personal friend of mine, then you probably know that I have an unwritten love for Eggplant Parmesan.¬† It is a dish I make once or twice every summer when I can get my hands on freshly gown eggplant.¬† I have a […]

 

Runny Egg Warm Asparagus Salad

Thank-you to the Iowa Egg Council for sponsoring today’s post.¬†¬† During this time of quarantining and uncertainty, one thing I have been doing a lot lately is listening to podcasts.¬† I can’t tell you how comforting it is to hear real-life people who are going through the same things I […]

 

Hot Buttered Rum Roasted Carrots

This post may contain affiliate links.¬† I always include a bag of baby carrots, AND a bag of full-sized carrots on my online grocery order each week.¬† The baby carrots are for my three-year-old because he loves to dip them in ranch.¬† I always run out of my bag of […]

 

Orange Beef and Broccoli Egg Roll in a Bowl

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MazolaHeartHealth #CollectiveBias A clinical study showed Mazola¬ģ Corn Oil reduces cholesterol 2x more than extra virgin olive oil. To learn more about this claim, visit Mazola.com. Whenever I make myself an ” Egg […]

 

Instant Pot Ginger Snap Sweet Potatoes

This post may contain affiliate links¬† I don’t have many Thanksgiving recipes up on this site.¬† This is crazy for so many reasons, one of which is that I have been hosting Thanksgiving at my house since I was 23 years old.¬† My reasoning for this lack of Thanksgiving food […]

 

Pepperoni Pizza Cauliflower Steaks

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MargheritaItalianMeats #CollectiveBias I am pretty sure everyone loves pizza. There are so many new ways to enjoy the flavors of pizza without all the bread. Here is another way to enjoy the gloriousness […]