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Meatless Monday: Bulgur and Vegetable Stir Fry

Meatless Monday: Bulgur and Vegetable Stir Fry

Today’s Meatless Monday dish, bulgur and vegetable stir fry is quick, easy and a time saver, especially during this busy holiday season.  Just a few simple ingredients brings this healthy and nutritious meal together.   Bulgur wheat also known as burghul is considered a whole grain cereal food that is most often made from durum […]

Meatless Monday: Potato, Beans and Vegetable Stew

Meatless Monday: Potato, Beans and Vegetable Stew

Good morning and a happy Monday to you all.  I hope everyone had an enjoyable Thanksgiving.  I hope you did manage to get some rest and take a little time out from your busy schedules to enjoy some well deserved downtime with family and friends.  It was a busy Thanksgiving for me as we hosted […]

Meatless Monday: Stuffed Acorn Squash with Quinoa, Greens and Red Peppers

Meatless Monday: Stuffed Acorn Squash with Quinoa, Greens and Red Peppers

Happy Monday! It’s officially 3 days before Thanksgiving and if you are looking for a last-minute idea to add to your planned menu, look no further.   This stuffed acorn squash with quinoa, greens and red peppers celebrates the fall season, and is perfect for a Thanksgiving dinner. Sharing is caring…

Stewed Eggplant, Zucchini and Tomato with Quinoa

Stewed Eggplant, Zucchini and Tomato with Quinoa

Hello everyone.   It truly amazes to me as to how fast time is going by.  Can you believe that next week this time it will be Thanksgiving?   Menu planning, shopping, the hustle and bustle of getting the home, and meals planned and prepared, is all part of the excitement of celebrating this holiday with […]

Meatless Monday: Spaghetti Squash with Lentils and Mushroom Pasta sauce

Meatless Monday: Spaghetti Squash with Lentils and Mushroom Pasta sauce

Happy Monday!!! Like many of you, I’m always looking for healthy and creative meals that I can enjoy without too much guilt.  I also try to include as many fruits and vegetables in my daily meal plans as possible.  This spaghetti squash with lentils and mushroom pasta sauce does just that.  You almost get the […]

Roasted Butternut Squash, Sweet Potato and Apple soup

Roasted Butternut Squash, Sweet Potato and Apple soup

Fall is here! The leaves have begun falling and the days and nights are cooler.  This usually means it’s time for me to break out the warm sweaters, tea and my favorite soups.  This lovely roasted butternut squash, sweet potato and apple soup makes use of the now arriving fall/ winter vegetables and fruits.   It is hearty, […]

Orrechiette Pasta with Beans Salad and a Pesto Dressing

Orrechiette Pasta with Beans Salad and a Pesto Dressing

The holidays are quickly approaching.  If you are hosting a Thanksgiving gathering you know how difficult it can be if your meals were not planned or ingredients not purchased in advance.   What’s great is that this Orrechiette Pasta with Beans Salad and a pesto dressing utilizes some common pantry and refrigerator staples if you are […]

Meatless Monday Eggplant and Kidney Beans Stuffed Red Peppers and a Cookbook

Meatless Monday Eggplant and Kidney Beans Stuffed Red Peppers and a Cookbook

Hello everyone. I know.  I’ve been missing in action for a while and I apologize.  Life has been pretty hectic recently and I’m once again trying to get back to my blog which I truly missed.  Later in my post, I will share about a collaborative effort cookbook that I’ve had the privilege to be a […]