This Ham and Leek Pie is a great way to use up leftover holiday ham. Delicious for dinner or brunch. Vegetarian and gluten free options.
Coconut and Butternut Squash Soup: creamy butternut squash soup made with coconut milk. Vegan and Dairy Free Options.
This simple side dish of roasted root vegetables (carrots, turnips, potatoes, etc.) tossed with rosemary and garlic is sure to please.
I am trying to make healthier food choices these days, including eating more fish. I scored some great deals on seafood recently at the grocery store, which is always a thrill for me. First up, I made this ridiculously easy and flavorful Sesame Crusted Swordfish. Did I mention it was easy? Splash on some tamari… Continue reading Simple and Healthy Sesame Crusted Swordfish plus Tasty Tuesdays
Today I am going to show you just how easy it is to make Do Chua, the Vietnamese carrot and daikon radish pickles that no self-respecting Banh Mi sandwich would be without. Crunchy, vinegary with just a touch of sweetness, this relish is incredible on sandwiches, in a wrap or as a crunchy side dish.The… Continue reading Do Chua: Vietnamese Carrot and Daikon Radish Pickles plus Tasty Tuesdays
This month's Crazy Ingredient Challenge ingredient's had me stumped at first: Watermelon and Goat Cheese. Then I had a vision in the middle of the night. I love it when that happens, don't you. Watermelon Gazpacho served with goat cheese crumbles. PERFECT, especially in this summer heat. The Crazy Ingredient Challenge is similar to… Continue reading Watermelon Gazpacho with Goat Cheese – Crazy Ingredient Challenge
Have you ever made your own mustard? To celebrate National Mustard Day (the first Saturday in August according to the National Mustard Museum) I decided to give it a whirl. Oh my! Could it be any easier? And you can make it in small batches and customize it anyway you'd like. I went spicy sweet… Continue reading Chipotle Honey Mustard and Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party
In this simple Mango Salsa, the flavors of the sweet mangoes, salty olives and zesty peppers combine for a mouthwatering taste sensation. You can serve it as a salsa on chips or tacos, etc. Or try it like a fruit salad. I had to make a few substitutions to the original recipe below based on… Continue reading Mouthwatering Mango Salsa plus Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party