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Tag Archive: hidden vegetables

Broccoli Cheddar Soup That Broccoli Haters Will Love (Tasty Tuesdays)

Broccoli and Cheddar Soup that even broccoli haters will love. Gluten Free Broccoli Cheddar Soup Recipe.

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Mutant Muffins: Lemon Blueberry Muffins with Spinach #CIC

Every  month the Crazy Ingredient Challenge Bloggers choose two ingredients that may not normally be paired together and make a recipe from them. This month we chose Spinach and Blueberries. I could have gone with a salad or a smoothie, but I like to push the envelope a bit with the CIC. So, I came …

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Double Chocolate Muffins with Beets plus Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party

I wanted to make muffins for the family of a friend undergoing surgery. I thought they would be a great quick and easy breakfast for the kids (and husband) while she was laid up. Of course they had to be chocolate, so to add a bit more nutrition and moisture and color, I added …   …

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Made It Loved It: Lemon Zucchini Bread from Like Mother Like Daughter

As a food blogger, I often wonder if anyone ever actually makes the recipes I post. Personally, I see a lot of recipes everyday between my social media feed, linky parties, and my fellow IBA Bloggers. I make some of them, exactly as directed and sometimes share on social media. But, since I don’t make …

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20 Fabulous Summer Produce Recipes – Tasty Tuesdays Linkup

Get away from me with all of your pumpkin and apple recipes! It is only September 1st! It is still SUMMER! At least for 3 more weeks. Or at least can we wait until Labor Day. It is still time to savor the vine ripened tomatoes and zucchini and watermelon and spicy peppers. Enjoy them now before they …

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15 Sweet Treats Made with Zucchini

While garden-sitting for my neighbors while they were on vacation, I spied this beauty hiding under a leaf. Why do zucchinis do that?! One day nothing and the next day you have a green prickly billy club! Knowing it would be baseball bat size by the time she got home, I picked it. I will give …

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Parsnip Pie Bars – Crazy Ingredient Challenge

Say what now? PARSNIP? PIE? Yup! The filling is a custard similar in texture and flavor to Pumpkin or Sweet Potato Pie, in other words YUM! For our Crazy Ingredient Challenge this month the CIC Bloggers voted for Parsnips and Cardamom. Parsnips are those oversized white carrot looking things in the produce aisle near the …

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Easy Cheesy Cauliflower Puff

It’s the 20th of the month which means it is time for the Crazy Ingredient Challenge, when a bunch of bloggers pick two ingredients and try to come up with a recipe for them. This month we chose Cauliflower and Cheese. Oh joy! If you are a cauliflower lover you are excited. If you don’t …

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Pretty in Pink Pancakes are Healthy and Delicious Thanks to Beets

Beet Ricotta Pancakes provided healthy vegetables and protein, great for breakfast or dinner. Hidden vegetables. Pink Pancakes recipe Jessica Seinfeld.

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Squash Recipes – Soup, Bread and Cake

I swore I was not going to do it. I was not going to be like EVERYONE else and write up a pumpkin recipe this month. Seriously, I hit the pumpkin saturation point by the 5th of this month. “Pink” tinted recipes were a close second. If I created a pink pumpkin gluten free organic …

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Spaghetti Pie

Here’s a fun way to serve leftover spaghetti. Or, you can make the spaghetti specifically for the recipe.  It takes a little extra time than plain old spaghetti and meat sauce, but my son at least thinks it is fun to eat. And make. You might also like these posts Made It Loved It: GF …

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Veggie Spaghetti – Spaghetti Squash Spaghetti

Recently, when I met my friend for coffee her 2 1/2 year old walked in with a stalk of raw broccoli and proceeded to eat it while her mom and I had bagels and cream cheese with our lattes. I admit to some feelings of jealousy. My son is NOT a vegetable eater. He literally gets the …

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Critically Acclaimed Carrot Bread!

If you are looking for a delicious and healthy snack or breakfast bread that doesn’t taste “healthy”, you might want to bake up a loaf of this Critically Acclaimed Carrot Bread.   Okay, I admit it. There is only one critic and he is a 3-year old boy. But, if that little boy normally won’t eat …

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Would you could you on a train?

Happy St. Patrick’s Day. We got into the spirit this morning with a little Dr. Seuss. Yup, you guessed it – Green Eggs and Ham. First we read the book then had breakfast. No artificial coloring here, we used spinach! Justin actually likes spinach in his eggs. Normally, I just throw a handful of chopped …

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Hot Potato, Hot Potato, Potato, Potato, Potato

Mashed Banana, mashed banana…. oooops.  Sorry if any of you now have that Wiggly Wonderful song stuck in your head.  In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, I thought some potato recipes would be just the ticket in addition to some other Irish inspired favorites.  You might also like these posts Dairy Free EggNog with Vegan …

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Free E-Guide: Choosing Healthy Fats

As a thank you for signing up for our biweekly newsletter we will send you a copy of 30 Tips for Choosing Healthy Fats in Your Diet. Then every two weeks we will send you delicious recipes and other food related fun.