Peanut Chaat

ūüėÄ Hello! Hope you all are well! The last time I posted was January 8 – where does the time go, my friends? Wish I could find it, ūüėõ So, what do I have to share today? Well, it’s a delicious and easy salad based on Peanut Chaat, an Indian peanut salad. I’ve taken quite … Continue reading

Roasted Cauliflower

To me, most things taste good with a bit of caramelization, and¬†they taste¬†even better with a lot of caramelization –¬†hash browns, burgers, steak, chicken, and in this instance, vegetables, specifically, cauliflower.¬† When you take a bite, it’s crunchy, it’s tender, it’s sweet, and it’s savory – a perfect¬†mix of flavors and textures.¬† Roasting vegetables is … Continue reading

Faux Fries

So, these look like french fries, yes?¬† I know!¬† But, they are celeriac aka celery root!¬† And, guess what?¬† They are SO GOOD!¬† I felt like I was indulging in a big no-no!¬† The best thing?¬† No blood sugar spike – none! I had seen pics of these around Pinterest forever, and I kept telling … Continue reading

Tomato Basil Quinoa

In my CSA bag last week, we received 2 pints of the most gorgeous red and orange teardrop tomatoes.¬† Sweet, plump, and just absolutely delicious.¬† One pint was eaten entirely out of hand.¬† Pure and simple. Pint number 2, however, became a delicious light lunch salad for me and for Andrew’s babysitter.¬† There was plenty … Continue reading

Spring Bounty Quinoa Salad with Baby Lettuce

Happy Thursday, y’all!¬† One more day to the weekend – woohoo!¬† So, yesterday was my CSA pick-up day, and I received the following goodies: baby zucchini, including eight-ball variety, beets, baby lettuce,¬†chard, potatoes, purple cabbage, cauliflower, thyme, and spring onions.¬† On Sunday, My mom had brought me some baby¬†yellow squash from my cousin’s farm, so … Continue reading