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Vegetable Noodles with Parm & Basil

  Who needs pasta and meat when a big bowl of veggies can taste so good? Basic ingredients, tender and colorful, with the right amount of salt and heat, these Vegetable Noodles with Parm & Basil are delish. Recipe link below!   Rating: A+…

September 20, 2019

Asparagus, Pear and Ricotta Tartines with Candied Pecans

  This Tesco recipe is the first course of a perfect summer dinner! The three-part series features cool dishes, easy to prep in advance, and served at room temperature, all making for a no-fuss meal! Check out these fresh and flavorful Asparagus, Pear and Ricotta Tartines with Candied Pecans, below, and…

August 23, 2019

Sautéed Spicy Asparagus

    Boy, I love asparagus. My child-self would not believe me if I said it would someday be in my top three favorite veggies, but it is! And sautéed with a kick, that’s just perfection. Chrissy Teigen’s Sautéed Spicy Asparagus was just wonderful…

June 8, 2019

Spring Vegetable Pasta with Pistachios

    This very tasty, light, Spring Vegetable Pasta with Pistachios, from Real Simple magazine, was perfect to throw together rather quickly, and serve to dinner guests last night! It’s colorful–presenting beautifully–and a great way to get all the food groups in!  The fresh spring flavors…

April 11, 2019

Asparagus & Fennel Soup

    I make a lot of different soups, and anything in the shade of green I usually consider a “fancy soup”. Something about these pureed soups–the vibrant color, the lightness of vegetables, but the complexity of flavors–makes these just special, little bowls of goodness.…

April 6, 2019

Egg Noodles with Asparagus and Grated Egg Yolks

    Martha Stewart’s Egg Noodles with Asparagus and Grated Egg Yolks is one of my go-to dinner party main courses. I’ve made it many times for its simple, clean flavors, beautiful presentation, large portions, and quick cooking time! Most of the prep work…

September 24, 2018

Green Green Spring Vegetables

    Spring vegetables aren’t just for spring! This easy and flavorful side is perfect all summer long. Put on your table for lunch, dinner, inside, outside, whenever, wherever. The blanched veggies have a perfect green color, and, with five different vegetables, you have diversity in…

August 3, 2018

Fettuccine with Asparagus, Leeks, and Mint

    Another lame title from Real Simple, but another flavorful, EASY meal, fit for the whole family. (I scoop out a portion for my toddler before adding the red pepper flakes, but everything else, gets her stamp of approval.) If you’re looking for…

June 9, 2018