vegetarian Tag

I love a fresh garden salad in the summer and love when Sang Lee Farms has squash blossoms at the Farmer's Market. I don't like a heavy egg batter so I've made my own simple version that seems to work quite well. The polenta blossoms are not only...

Today is the Lake Placid Ironman so I thought for my 5K race, I'd wear the visor (given to me by a friend since I haven't raced Placid) in honor of the race and also to make me remember to go hard. Whatever you're training...

Summertime is always busy with work, training and visiting with friends. I find that although I go to the farmer's market every week, I end up cooking a bit less due to either time or the fact that I just don't want anything hot. This...

Part of the fun of the Farmer's Market is trying new veggies and learning what to do with them. A few years ago I tried Kohlrabi, but I have yet to find a recipe that really makes me swoon over it.  (If anyone has one...

This meal was inspired by a hankering for the love of the cashew cream sauce I learned about through a fellow blogger as well as some beautiful baby squash I picked up at the Farmer's Market. This pasta would also go great with a meat protein should you...

This meal was inspired by a hankering for the love of the cashew cream sauce I learned about through a fellow blogger as well as some beautiful baby squash I picked up at the Farmer's Market. This pasta would also go great with a meat protein should you...

We decided to build this meal after finding a beautiful piece of farm fresh Halibut at Costco (high quality and economical).  Halibut is a cold-water fish rich in omega-3's with a very mild taste. We had mangos and quinoa but every other ingredient is from the farmer's market or...

The first time I had Brazilian Cheese Bread (Pão de Queijo) I was in heaven. I never thought to make my own until a friend brought me a mix back from Brazil. I wanted more, and knew I had to find out how to make it. To...

The first time I had Brazilian Cheese Bread (Pão de Queijo) I was in heaven. I never thought to make my own until a friend brought me a mix back from Brazil. I wanted more, and knew I had to find out how to make it. To...

This is another wonderful easy and healthy snack recipe and the results are delicious. You could probably take them on a long bike ride too as a nice little real food protein power boost. 1 cup Pecans 1/2 cup walnuts 1 cup granola 1/8-1/4 cup honey (less is more...