Yesterday it snowed all day long, and I was in absolute heaven. I love snow so much that I actually woke up depressed this morning, knowing the snow would be over for a while. The hub and I were basically snowed in because the hill we live on was, and still is, an ice rink. Fine by me! I really needed a break after a … Continue reading LOADED KALE SALAD: my healthy additions #1.
HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!!! i’m just gonna leave this picture here, to remind you that thanksgiving is coming… so you might wanna eat some KALE before “game day”!!!! that’s what i’m doing! in fact, i’m even making a kale salad FOR the big day! it’s a special one, with raw brussels sprouts sliced thinly, maple candied walnuts, and a vegan caesar dressing that is to DIE FOR. here’s … Continue reading sweet vegan caesar dressing.
first of all, i have to say ~ i have 61 followers!!! OMGeeeee!!!!! thank you so much for following my “blerrrrg” and loving clean, healthy, beautiful food as much as i do! at times, i feel silly having this little blog. i’m not a chef. i don’t always have time to post as much as i want to. and i don’t have a big, fancy … Continue reading new salad dressing!
okay, please don’t run. i know, i know. another kale post. what is my problem!!! but the more i make kale, the more i figure out how to make it truly scrumptious. even the hub agrees. he thought i was trying to kill him the first time i served him a kale salad. but that’s when i didn’t know you had to marinate it, or … Continue reading kale salad chips.
oh my lordy lord, i have not blogged in ages. and that’s because i haven’t COOKED in ages! i have been SO unhealthy. i’m sad to admit it, but there it is. i spent the last few very busy days just feeling sorry for myself, but today, i’m turning it all around with a fresh salad from my own deck-top garden!!! meet my adorable plants… … Continue reading superfood salad.
i’m pretty sure there are more than three colors in this salad, but i love that fancy word for my tricked out lunch! tricolore salad: three-colored salad. aka: basically the most powerful superfood ingredients you can possibly eat, all in a bowl, hanging out together in harmony. toss with a tangy dressing, and you have a party. what’s in there? i can’t rememer ~ i … Continue reading tricolore salad w/ginger soy dressing.
anyone else having a tough time this january? it’s cold here, but not much snow. just dreary and gray. well, sometimes a hearty italian soup can be just the remedy, especially when served with a lovely glass of chilled, refreshing pinot grigio. this soup is a take on an italian classic ~ i’m convinced the italians weather their mild winters beautifully because they eat this … Continue reading hearty italian bean soup (vegetarian)