Category Archives: Seasonal Recipes

siggi’s Healthy Holidays Recipe Challenge

              I received free samples of siggi’s yogurt mentioned in this post.  By posting this recipe I am entering a recipe contest sponsored by siggi’s yogurt and am eligible to win prizes associated with the contest. I was not compensated for my time.  And I enjoyed every minute of it! Ipad 2670 This is the first time I have ever tried siggi's Icelandic yogurt.  What makes it different from "regular" yogurt is that it

Roasting Fall Vegetables

                Fall vegetables are in season now, and are inexpensive. Squash, rutabagas, turnips, sweet potatoes, beets, etc… With the temperature being cooler, I look forward to dusting off the cobwebs in my oven and roasting a cornucopia of vegetables for dinner. Fall 2015 002 Many people say they do not like the taste of vegetables, but I ask if they have ever had them roasted. By cooking the vegetables with high oven heat, it

Sweet Potato + Chili = One Pot Meal

Fall has arrived and that means that it is time for all things soup. I love this time of year because it means one pot dinners are on the stove and in the slow cooker. It is also the time that I can take an old favorite and amp up the nutritional value by adding vegetables that are available during the fall months. This week I had received two beautiful sweet potatoes in our CSA Bag. Sweet potatoes are vegetables which