Archive for the 'Vegetarian' Category

Quinoa Eggs

Quinoa Eggs...

Quinoa Eggs This is one of those super easy breakfasts that I can’t believe I haven’t thought of before now. If you’re a fan of quinoa like I am, you will love this. You just can’t beat this for a high protein breakfast, with a healthy amount of fiber, all...
Greens with Peanut Sauce

Greens with Peanut S...

Greens with Peanut Sauce I have a friend from Congo who is studying here and in the US. She’s found it difficult to be away from her family and friends. A few of us decided that we would put together a care basket to try to lift her spirits. Well, in my opinion, nothing can...
Blue Cheese & Walnut Stuffed Mushrooms

Blue Cheese & W...

Stuffed Mushrooms with Tomato Basil Soup Do any of the rest of you buy those big tubs of blue cheese crumbles at Costco? I do every now and then and always wonder why I’ve bought that much after I’ve used only about half of it! As I was thumbing through old Pillsbury holiday...
Pub Cheese Spread

Pub Cheese Spread...

Pub Cheese Spread Well we’re on to New Year’s Eve goodies now that Christmas is over. This is a recipe that my brother-in-law, Ed, introduced to the McLaughlin clan at least 25 years ago. He learned how to make it from his mother, Viviene. The horseradish gives this cheese...
Thanksgiving Recipe Roundup!

Thanksgiving Recipe ...

Fire Pot Fall Tablescape I thought it’d be fun to do a bit of a recipe roundup for Thanksgiving and I wanted to share my fall tablescape as well! It is one of those ceramic firepots that burns a gel-type clean fuel so it can be burned indoors or out. I loved the colors of this...
Creamy Cauliflower with Cheese & Dill

Creamy Cauliflower w...

Mashed Cauliflower with Cheese & Dill This is a great Thanksgiving side dish for all you vegetable lovers out there! I think that regular old steamed vegetables are boring. If I’m going to eat the 5 servings of vegetables that are recommended each day then I need a few...
Roasted Pepper Cheese Spread

Roasted Pepper Chees...

Roasted Pepper Cheese Spread This spread is a variation on traditional pimento cheese spread and reminds me of my childhood. My dad grew up in Tennessee and loved pimento cheese so we had it quite often growing up. He was also a man who liked to snack . . . we always had a snack before...
Savory Roasted Pepitas

Savory Roasted Pepit...

Savory Roasted Pepitas We hosted a fellowship service for our congregation in our home the other night and I like to serve snacks afterward. This creates a time for people to simply sit around and relax awhile while extending the sharing that occurs as a part of the service. Since...
Cheesy Vegetable Bake

Cheesy Vegetable Bak...

Cheesy Vegetable Bake Ok, I know that Velveeta cheese isn’t exactly gourmet, but there are just a few things for which it is perfect because of its smooth and creamy meltability! This is one of those recipes. My friend, Cathy, shared this recipe with me probably 20 years ago....
Fried Green Tomatoes

Fried Green Tomatoes...

Fried Green Tomatoes My dad grew up in the south and loved fried green tomatoes . . . actually he pretty much loved all things fried . . . chicken, potatoes, and okra among other things. Growing up my mom fried everything in bacon grease which I love to this day but don’t do...