Tag: vegetables

Gluten-Free Pizza Casserole

This weekend three of my “Tween” aged nephews came to visit.  I wanted to make them meals they would like, but also,make meals that follow their family’s gluten-free diet.  ( I know I have mentioned on this blog before that I have gluten-free family members….Why are they Gluten-free?  Well, that’s not […]

 

Butternut Squash Farmhouse Hash

  I feel victorious after serving this vegetable filled dinner to my family tonight.  My toddler ate every vegetable on his plate!  He also clapped for himself gleefully as he ate every single vegetable.  It was adorable!  SO much more adorable than when he throws it on the floor. Fall […]

 

Apple Spice & Cauliflower Cupcakes

Soooooooo…….Back track about 18 months ago, I was a busy new mom who was spending much time making homemade baby food for her infant.  I found out right away that mixing a vegetable with a fruit usually meant that the food situation was a win- win for both of us. […]

 

Jicama Snack Sticks with honey-lime dipping sauce

Looking for a healthy and refreshing snack for a hot summer day? Try Jicama snack sticks and make a yummy dip for them!   Jicamas are crunchy and sweet like apples and starchy, like potatoes.  They are Paleo friendly and low calorie.  They are also VERY filling and delicious! Not […]

 

15 ways to make veggie fries

This post may contain affiliate links  There is nothing quite like hot crispy french fries dipped in ketchup. I realize that most french fries from restaurants are not super healthy. When I was eating Whole 30 last summer, I made homemade baked potato dries in my oven. They’re always excellent […]

 

Baked Plantain Fries

As most of my readers know, I am always on the lookout for something new to try.  Even though I live in a town in Iowa where I can count the number of dinner restaurants we have, on the one hand, that does not mean I cannot eat as I […]

 

Cucumber Dip Cups

I am always looking for cute ideas for presenting food.  But seriously, I am not going to spend hours working on a food display when you know people are just going to eat it.  Individual cucumber dip cups are a great way to present vegetables and dip.  And these little […]