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Category: vegetables

Marinated Chickpea Salad

I tried a little hyper lapse video for this salad. I think I’m going to have to show my work down just a bit ????. The salad is this-1 can chick peas, rinsed and drained1 large English cucumber, chopped1 avocado3 tablespoons red onions rough mince1 cup tomatoes2 tablespoons lemon juice1 tablespoon olive oilSalt…

Veggie Pita

Lunch was a veggie pita. I’m feeling pretty good about my vegetable consumption goal. Today I hit it noon. Tonight it looks like I’ll have cookies and ice cream for dinner ????. These were store bought pitas filled with cucumbers, tomatoes, baby greens, mushrooms, feta and Red onions and tsatsiki. The tsatsiki…

Potato and Spinach Patties

Our veggie side was potato and spinach fritters, and they were GOOD! this is a great recipe if you have leftover mashed potatoes. We never have leftover mashed potatoes in our house, so I could some potatoes today for the recipe. Here’s how the recipe went: 5 cups boiled potatoes. Remember to salt…

Healthy Red Cabbage Slaw

I’ve been craving slaw since we left Texas. Tonight I made it happen! A little healthier certain though. This was a purple cabbage slaw with an apple cider vinegar dressing. First, slice your cabbage very thin. I sliced about 8 cups. Then I grated 1 carrot and diced about 2 tablespoons red onions…

Broccoli Apple Salad

This salad tho ????????. It’s a combo of broccoli, apple chunks, roasted pepitas, toasted pecans, red onions and my Apple cider vinegarette. Yummm!! Normally this type of salad is made with a mayo based dressing, but I love this vinegarette instead. I love the tang, plus so healthy…

Buddha Bowls

It was a make your own Buddha bowl the other day at our place. I love to serve meals like this with plenty of healthy options, but everyone gets to choose what they eat… The options we had out were baby greens, quinoa, grilled salmon, chickpeas, olives, red onions, cucumbers, tomatoes, red onions and feta…

Red and Gold Beet Salad

I love beets, that’s no secret. I really think I could probably eat them everyday. ????‍♀️I came across some golden beets the other day @officalalbertsons and should have felt embarrassed by how excited I felt. I haven’t been able to find them around here for awhile, but I love them so…

Spiralized Salad

I’ve had my eye on a spiralizer for awhile, and this past week I finally caved and picked up this one from @oxo. I’m sure glad I did, what a cool kitchen gadget! I pulled it out the other day, just to wash it and get it ready, but my…

Turkey Sweet Potato Chili

Well, this was supposed to be a ground turkey and sweet potato chili. It doesn’t look like a chili though????. I forgot the paprika and tomato paste, and apparently it is pretty vital for the LOOK of chili, but doesn’t affect the taste because this was awesome!! Sweet potatoes are not…

Skillet Potatoes

This post may be unnecessary, but I just wanted show how I do my skillet potatoes. You might have a different method, but this has been easiest for me and the results are ????! They are always a favorite in our family! We have them usually once a week, or every other week. I can blame…