Posts Tagged ‘vegetables’

Balsamic Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Toasted Walnuts

Balsamic Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Walnuts

A little smoky, a little sweet this easy vegan Balsamic Roasted Brussels Sprouts recipe may become your new fall favorite. It’s been a gorgeous fall. In addition to the great weather and beautiful foliage, I’m loving the return of cool season vegetables. Brussels sprouts are one of my favorites – especially baby Brussels sprouts. Over
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Roasted Okra & Tomato Salad… The Last Taste of Summer

Summer Okra

If there’s anything that cements my southern food roots it’s my love for okra. I love okra any kind of way: in soup, stew, steamed whole or cut up, sautéed, fried and especially roasted! Though fried okra is delicious and the most common way you’ll find it in the south, roasting allows the okra flavor to
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Honey Cider Greens – A Recipe for Good Fortune in 2014

Growing up in the Carolinas, I always knew what would be on the dinner table come New Year’s Day. Without fail, my Grandma would make collard greens, Hoppin’ John (field peas and rice), cornbread, and meat (usually ham). With a handful of other superstitions, this traditional Southern meal was eaten for luck and good fortune
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4 Ways to Hydrate this Summer

I hope your Monday is off to a great start. Apparently, Atlanta is a rain forest but I won’t complain since it keeps the temperatures down. But 90 degree weather is right around the corner. As the temperature dials up, proper hydration is essential. Try these tips to jazz up your water and stay cool
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Spring Snacking: Sugar Snap Peas

Sugar Snap Peas at the Market

    Today’s morsel is short and simple. I want you to try fresh sugar snap peas. Sugar snap peas are sweet, refreshing and an excellent source of vitamin C for beautiful skin. Since they are a spring veggie, look for sugar snap peas at the farmer’s market right now or in the supermarket produce section. For the sweetest flavor, eat your peas as soon as possible
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