Kale Mushroom Strata

Kale Mushroom Strata

1 Tbsp olive oil 1 bunch kale (dinosaur or Tuscan kale), center ribs removed, leaves thinly sliced Salt and freshly ground black pepper 5 oz of mushrooms, finely chopped 1 small yellow onion, thinly sliced (about 1...

Stuffed Jalapeños

A surefire crowd pleaser! The warm, melty cheese balances out the heat of the peppers. These are simply to make and great for gatherings.

Delicata & Pear

1 Delicata Squash, large 2 medium pears, sliced into thin wedges. You want either Bosc or Anjou; these varieties will hold their shape when roasted. 1/2 tbsp. coconut oil, melted (you can use olive oil or vegetable...

Shortcut Risotto with Asparagus and Mushrooms

Well, asparagus season is in full swing, and it is giving me lots of opportunities to make delicious meals!  This one is no exception, and it's especially exciting because this one is so easy!  You...

Red Chard & Carmelized Onions

1 large red onion chopped 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 teaspoon brown sugar 1 bunch red Swiss chard, rinsed and chopped 1/4 cup Kalamata olives 2 tablespoons capers 1/2 teaspoon coarse sea salt, or to taste Freshly ground black pepper to taste 1...

Hometown Harvest Farm Blueberry Muffins

Nothing like trying to overcome the winter blues, with some fresh blueberry muffins!  In mid-June when we are getting oodles of these HUGE blueberries from a farm in New Jersey, I always try to freeze...

Sweet Potato Sausage Breakfast Casserole

This is a favorite recipe for so many reasons. Use what you've got on hand&mdahs;no sweet potato? Use butternut squash. Pork sausage, sage sausage, or breakfast links will all work. Bread? Perfect to use up that leftover Italian loaf or dinner rolls. Plus, make this ahead, then just pop it in the over on Christmas morning. So easy!

Stuffed Sweet Dumpling Squash

Sweet Dumpling Squash 1 cup dry quinoa (cook according to package directions) 1/2 onion, diced 1 zucchini, diced 1 bell pepper (red, yellow, green - your choice) Garlic salt Smoked paprika Olive oil Black pepper 3 oz cooked bacon, chopped 4 oz shredded...
plum popsicles

Rosemary Plum Popsicles

Cool off with homemade popsicles! Although the recipe calls for yellow plums, any variety of plum would work. 1 1/2 lb ripe yellow plums, cut into halves (pits intact) 1 cup purified water, plus some for soaking...
Grilled Stuffed Peppers

Vegetarian Grilled Stuffed Peppers

2 medium red bell peppers 3 medium mixed bell peppers (orange, yellow, green, purple) 3/4 tsp kosher salt 1/2 tsp ground black pepper 3 tbsp butter 1 onion, finely chopped 2 cloves garlic minced 1 medium zucchini, cut into 1/4-inch dice 1 medium...