Category:  Vegetarian

Healthy “Ice Cream” — pick your favorite flavor

In Desserts, Frozen Treats, Gluten-Free Options, Healthy Options, Snacks, Vegetarian
by Ann on 04/07
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As much as we adore our summertime scoops of ice cream from our favorite parlors (Carmen & Davids or Springer’s anyone?), this faux ice cream is shockingly delicious… Read More »

Pick-a-Grain Trail Mix Salad with Honey Yogurt Dressing

In Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Salads, Side Dishes, Vegetarian
by Ann on 07/06
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As part of a project with Stonyfield and Bob’s Red Mill (two companies with high-quality products and the nicest people behind the scenes, by the way), I was… Read More »

Basil-Orange Edamame & Bean Salad

In Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Salads, Vegetarian
by Ann on 26/05
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Even those who claim they don’t care for bean salad have been known to have seconds of this super simple salad.  Although lima beans are a fitting option,… Read More »

Strawberry Salad with Creamy Poppy Seed Yogurt Dressing

In Fruits & Veggies, Salads, Side Dishes, Vegetarian
by Ann on 19/05
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  For many years, my father had a hush-hush arrangement with a stand holder at Lancaster Central Market. I only learned about it last year when he delivered… Read More »

Homemade Almond Milk

In Drinks & Smoothies, Healthy Options, Kitchen Basics, Nuts & Nut Butters, Vegetarian
by Ann on 07/05
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I bought cartons of almond milk for years, and I still do on occasion.  My sister always made her own almond milk and told me that it was… Read More »

Grilled Balsamic Carrots with Rosemary and Thyme

In Fruits & Veggies, Grilling, Healthy Options, Side Dishes, Vegetarian
by Ann on 24/04
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When they appear on the dinner plate, cooked carrots don’t always elicit oohs and aahs. When carrots are grilled or roasted, however, their flavor is enhanced and they… Read More »

Deviled Egg Spread

In Easy Meals, Egg Dishes, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Snacks, Vegetarian
by Ann on 21/04
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Deviled eggs are favorite picnic and cookout fare in my family–they’re an ideal way to use all those colored Easter eggs, too!  My sister-in-law, Mary, and my mom… Read More »

Amazing Parmesan Garlic Bread

In Dips, Dressings, Sauces & Salsas, Side Dishes, Vegetarian
by Ann on 07/04
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Spaghetti for dinner is always a hit here.  If I take a few extra minutes to make this special garlic bread, the smiles are twice as wide!  For… Read More »

Parmesan Crusted Potatoes

In Fruits & Veggies, Gluten-Free Options, Side Dishes, Vegetarian
by Ann on 14/03
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When I think of St. Patrick ‘s Day, I think of Leprechauns, four leaf clovers, and wearing green.   I also think back to elementary school when a friend’s… Read More »

Buffalo Wing Hummus

In Appetizers, Dips, Dressings, Sauces & Salsas, Gluten-Free Options, Grains & Legumes, Healthy Options, Make/Prep-Ahead Recipes, Snacks, Vegetarian
by Ann on 31/01
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Depending on one’s perspective, the lure of Super Bowl Sunday might be the good eats, funny commercials, big-name halftime show or, of course, the football!  Whether you are… Read More »