Category Archives: veggies

Recipe: Calabacitas

Fall is almost upon us here in Austin – and I found plenty of yummy, comfort food inspiration in the latest Penzey’s catalog. I cheated a bit with this one – but it was still delightful! Ryan and I felt … Continue reading

Recipe: cucumber sandwiches

We’ve been looking for light and refreshing dinner options for summer. I’ve been feeling like we’re in a rut lately and these easy sandwiches came to the rescue. We found it on All Recipes and it’s sure to be a … Continue reading

Recipe: Baked pasta with summer veggies

We really love the taste of fresh, Summer vegetables and this recipe captures it nicely. We found the recipe on My Recipes. Enjoyable and easy to make! Baked pasta with summer veggies: approx. $1.25 per serving Ingredients 4 ounces uncooked … Continue reading

Recipe: Pasta with Summer Veggies

An easy dish, but it needs a little kick! I found this recipe on my recipe and it was good but the flavor just wasn’t there. I put a bunch of sea salt on it to bring something to the … Continue reading

Recipe: Mediterranean quiche with a potato crust

I was in need of some new vegetarian inspiration. So I decided to take a stroll through my cookbook cabinet. Enter, the Costco favorite “A Decade of Cooking the Costco Way.” I modified the recipe from this book. It was … Continue reading

Recipe: Tortellini Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette

A light-weight but filling Spring dinner My quest for new vegetarian flavors continues this week and I again found inspiration from my handy book “Step-by-step: Vegetarian.” I modified my version and although I wouldn’t say this is my most favorite … Continue reading

Recipe: Veggie Stir Fry

Delicious, easy, and healthy! We love a good stir fry, but admittedly haven’t made one in a while. So I took my inspiration from the cook book “Step-by-step Vegetarian” and modified their offering. It was easy and delicious – I … Continue reading

Recipe: Pasta with Prosciutto

A yummy, light meal for the flexitarian in you… We have been doing really well with our vegetarian lifestyle at home – I’ve been spending much less on groceries and I think we’re both enjoying the benefits of a healthier, lighter … Continue reading

Recipe: Brussels sprout taco with shallot and cilantro salsa

When you want something new I’ve never had Brussels sprouts before and while I’m not a fan, the shallot and cilantro salsa is incredible (and goes a long way to ease the bitterness of the Brussels sprouts). While we may … Continue reading

Recipe: Baked Ziti with Spinach and Three Cheeses

An easy, filling, and joyous dinner for all! I am so happy that I stumbled upon this recipe and amazing blog: http://quixotictable.blogspot.com/2013/08/three-cheese-baked-ziti-with-spinach.html. I always like to find hearty meals that are easy to put together and a joy to eat! … Continue reading