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Grilled Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic Drizzle

Grilled Brussels Sprouts with Balsamic Drizzle

Usually, I make Brussels Sprouts during the fall and winter as part of a medley of roasted root veggies.  But these cheery mini green cabbages deserve a place on the menu during the spring and summer too. Inspired by some of the sprouts I’ve eaten recently at 7M and Salt, here’s a simple and tasty […]

Fennel and Apple Salad

Fennel and Apple Salad

This simple salad is a wonderful addition to the fall and winter menu.  The freshness and crunch of the fennel is a great balance for the very heavy, hearty, dishes of the season. You can probably find most of the ingredients in your kitchen right now (with the exception of the fennel).  If you want […]

Carolina Coleslaw

Carolina Coleslaw

It’s just about a perfect Spring day here in Omaha, which makes me want to have a nice, easy, and tasty dinner on our back patio.  Here’s the perfect side dish for the occasion, a light, crunchy, tasty, no mayo version of coleslaw.  The vinegar and mustard give it a little zing, while the agave […]

Chickpea Parmesan

Chickpea Parmesan

This is my favorite vegetarian substitute when I make Chicken Parmesan for the family.  It’s really quick and easy to make.  Most of the ingredients are probably sitting in your pantry and fridge right now.  The heartiness of the garbanzo beans really creates a comforting dish for a cold winter’s day.  If there are any […]

Vegetarian Chili

Are you ready for some football?  Our house is gearing up for the big game.  My husband has been a devoted Broncos fan since his birth.  He covers my children in orange and blue on game day and needless to say is looking forward to the Superbowl.  I do enjoy football, but I am looking […]

Perfect Thanksgiving Side Dish

Perfect Thanksgiving Side Dish

Looking for that perfect Thanksgiving side dish?  Look no further.  At our family gatherings we host the full gamut of foodies; omnivores, vegetarians, vegans, rawists, and this dish appeal to all of them.  This quick and easy cranberry salad is a great addition to your Thanksgiving table.  It can also be served as your Thanksgiving […]

Quinoa Tabbouleh

Looking for a cool and refreshing summer side dish or an easy salad to pack for lunch?  I became addicted to this quinoa tabbouleh that I found at a local store and was determined to make it on my own. It’s great cold or at room temperature.  It’s perfect for a summer get together.  It […]