Category Archive: Vegetarian

Peanut Butter Surprise Pie

I love when something completely frustrating ends up turning into something magical. For a couple weeks now I have been trying to make the strawberry pie I made last summer (very tasty) but… Continue reading

Rice Green Chile and Cheese Casserole

This has been a favorite at our house for a while but this edition was really fabulous (even though I forgot the chicken)  I attribute this to my new “secret ingredient” Sprouted Rice… Continue reading

Creamy Root Vegetable Stew

  This recipe is pretty basic (which I love) but it it’s a great “gateway recipe”  for those who need to branch out in the root vegetable department. For the longest time the most exciting tuber… Continue reading

Grilled Zucchini Boats And Taters

  We left town for the weekend and returned to “The Attack of the Killer Zucchini” Although it was massive the shape was not bad so I decided to try my hand at… Continue reading

SPICY ZUCCHINI DIP

This week our garden exploded with that wonderful veggie, the zucchini. I thought all was well because the plants large leaves where hiding the explosion of green that was developing. I think I have pulled… Continue reading

Spicy Rice Salad

  Recently I purchased a jicama for the first time. I had tasted it years ago and thought that if I cut it into fry form I could get Norah to eat it.… Continue reading

Sun-dried Tomato Cottage Cheese Muffins

I must be crazy… it’s the first hot day in forever and I want to fire up the oven??? Yes, it was a bit nuts but I had a need for these muffins… Continue reading

Warm Potato Salad with Goat Cheese

As the weather gets warmer I have found myself craving picnic food. In rain-battered Portland we often dream about the days of sitting outside on the grass in one of the many parks,… Continue reading

Spagetti Squash with Garden Vegetables

I was proud of us, we actually planned our menu this week! Sometimes life gets crazy and you forget to plan ahead. When this happens things like take out pizza and ramen noodles… Continue reading

Black Bean Soup

You ever have a recipe that you have looked at dozens of times and thought “That looks great, but not today”? For months that was my experience with Black Bean Soup. It sounded… Continue reading