Category Archives: Vegetable

Hearty Whole Wheat Pasta with Brussels Sprouts, Cheese, and Potato

This is a dish that I would say is a little out of the ordinary for me to make even though I don’t think I have an “ordinary” meal I make. But, I’ve never had brussels sprouts before and this … Continue reading

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Travison’s Shepherds Pie

Recently I found that we had this little recipe book- Traditional Holiday Celebrations: Recipes & Inspiration for a Festive Christmas. I have no idea where it came from or how long we’ve had it. But I started flipping through it … Continue reading

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Egg Roll in a Bowl

This is another recipe that a friend shared. It looked good/interesting enough to decide to give it a try. It was pretty easy to put together and pretty good. I hate to say “better than expected” because that implies it … Continue reading

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Corn Salad with Hazelnuts, Parmesan, and Mint

Having made a corn salad/side dish a week or so ago, when I came across this recipe, I decided that I wanted to make it also. In the end, while this recipe was okay, I think I prefer the first … Continue reading

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Corn and Fregola with Grilled Halloumi Cheese

I came across this recipe in one of the (many) emails I get and it really stuck out to me. Mostly because it seemed so different from what I might normally make. Which is kind of saying something given that … Continue reading

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Farrotto with Prosciutto, Asparagus, and Peas

This was another one of those recipes where I can’t say exactly why I decided to make it. Most likely, it was simply the uniqueness of it – it was different and something I haven’t attempted before. However, the farrotto, … Continue reading

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Carrot Salad with Coriander Vinaigrette and Pistachios 

   Thanksgiving at my parent’s house usually involves us bringing some kind of side dish. For me that means a few different things as it is an opportunity to try a few new recipes. This doesn’t necessarily fall into a … Continue reading

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