fall favs: sweets

celebrate¬†fall seasonal produce¬†with a display of scrumptious sweets. ¬†perfect for an autumn inspired wedding or party. ¬†which one will you try? Sweets basket of fresh apples and pears ¬†(show them off ūüćźūüćé) southern style caramel apples via southern living gluten free pumpkin apple pie crisp via the whole serving pear vanilla sorbet via a pastry … More fall favs: sweets

5 fall favs: cauliflower

it‚Äôs the finale! part 5 of the 5favs/5ways¬†series¬†for¬†fall seasonal produce, and the focus is: cauliflower. ¬†ūüėȬ† this cruciferous¬†vegetable contains vitamins, minerals, and may even help lower the risk of some cancers (learn more about the health benefits¬†here). ¬†so, here’s my 5 favorite ways to eat cauliflower. ¬†what do you think? 1 in salad: cauliflower broccoli … More 5 fall favs: cauliflower

5 fall favs: squash

it‚Äôs part 4 of the 5favs/5ways series for fall seasonal produce, and the focus is: squash.  is there anything more symbolic of the fall season? ūüėČ this delectable vegetable is part of the eat-in-color orange family and here are my 5 favorite ways to enjoy them.  and please share your recipe favs too.  ūüėÄ (all recipes are meatless !) souped: roasted butternut squash soup with … More 5 fall favs: squash

5 fall favs: mushrooms

it‚Äôs part 3 of the¬†5favs/5ways¬†series¬†for¬†fall seasonal produce, and the focus is:¬†mushrooms. ¬†low in calories with essential B vitamins,¬†per Cooking Light¬†they are available year-round but are at their peak in the fall/winter season. ¬†so here’s our 5 favorite ways to enjoy them. ¬†share your favs!¬†ūüėȬ† (all recipes are¬†meatless¬†!)   1 grilled:¬†balasamic ginger grilled portobellow mushrooms via … More 5 fall favs: mushrooms

5 fall favs: pears

it’s part 2 of the¬†5favs/5ways¬†for¬†fall seasonal produce¬†series, and the¬†spotlight is on: pears. crisp, delicious and part of the eat-in-color green family, pears are just perfect year-round but especially in the fall. ūüėČ ¬†tell me what you think of my favorite ways to enjoy pears. ¬†what about you? ¬†(all recipes are meatless¬†!) 1. raw:¬†just as-is 2. … More 5 fall favs: pears

5 fall favs: apples

it’s the start of a new school year and the start of a¬†new weekly series:¬†5favs/5ways¬†for¬†fall seasonal produce. ¬†we start with my absolute favorite: ¬†apples. ‚̧ԳŹūüćŹūüė䬆 so here’s our 5 favorite ways to enjoy them. ¬†how do you like to enjoy apples? please share!¬†(all recipes are meatless¬†!) 1. raw: w/ a little¬†cinnamon 2. baked: hasselback apples … More 5 fall favs: apples

you’re invited: summer tea party.¬†

it’s time for a summertime tea party. ¬†tell us what you think! *in-season summer¬†produce sandwiches tomato*, mozzarella & basil* via oh how civilized cucumber roll with creamy avocado¬†via pure ella avocado egg salad via honey what’s cooking smoked salmon cucumber bites via baker by nature scones cream scones¬†w/clotted cream via tea time magazine vegan coconut … More you’re invited: summer tea party.¬†

summer garden

it’s¬†a day of eatin’…from the summer garden. ¬†tell us what you think! *summer produce breakfast blueberry* coconut protein smoothie via natural chow lunch vegan eggplant* parmesan sub via¬†hot for food two-color zucchini* ribbons w/mint and olive vinaigrette via¬†fine cooking snack plums* and a handful of nuts dinner no cook summer pasta (w/tomatoes* & basil*) via … More summer garden