Meatless Monday Polenta with Black Beans and Sweet Corn

I realized something this week.  At 5 months pregnant, I have the same reaction when I open my closet as when I open my fridge.  There’s stuff in there, but nothing looks like… Continue reading

Star Spangled Granola Bars for a patriotic Meatless Monday

Ok, I’m a little late to be sharing a 4th of July recipe considering it’s July 7th.  Oops.  The good new is they are equally as delicious on July 7th as they were… Continue reading

Meatless Monday Strawberry Shortcake

With the arrival of fresh strawberries at the farmers’ market, I knew I had to make strawberry shortcake.  Let’s face it, strawberry pie sure is delicious, but that’s a little more work.  And… Continue reading

Coming soon: GMO Labeling in the US?

Have you heard of GMOs?  GMO stands for Genetically Modified Organisms.  But what does this really mean?  This is when a string of DNA is taken from one organism and transplanted into a… Continue reading

Baked French Toast for Meatless Monday

Who doesn’t love brunch?? Leisurely breakfasts are my favorite.  When I vacation, I want at least an hour time slot to enjoy my breakfast.  The thought of just grabbing a muffin and banana… Continue reading

One reason why I eat local

Eating local has become the new eating organic, right?  It’s cool and trendy, but for good reasons! Today I’ll just share one that was so obvious to me that I couldn’t help but… Continue reading

Citrus Roasted Beet Salad for Meatless Monday

I hated beets as a kid.  What kid didn’t, right?  They smelled funny, stained your plate pink, and were never found on a kids’ menu.  I thought it was so weird that my… Continue reading

I’ve got some ‘splaining to do!

Dear devoted reader(s), I have been remiss lately in my blog updating.  For this, I am truly sorry.  I am disappointed in myself.  It means I have officially broken all three of my… Continue reading

Double Chocolate Chip Cookies–Perfect for Meatless Monday!

Once upon a time I lived in Northern Ireland for a year.  This was an amazing, fun, and educational experience.  Aside from meeting wonderful people (some of whom I still count as close… Continue reading

Slow Cooker Freezer Spaghetti Veggie Sauce

Confession time.  Once upon a time, when I had moved into my own place for the first time, I was a Lean Cuisine junkie.  Two friends visited once and looked in my freezer… Continue reading

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