Category: Vegetarian

Fried Bananas

So okay this is not the most diet food, but I’m not really dieting, just trying to eat healthier. This means that I am trying to switch out some of the fattier foods for fruits and veggies, and eat more whole grains and legumes. One of the most obvious places to take away  fats and…

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Apple Fennel Salad

        I think that this might be my new favorite salad. It is just so fresh and crunchy and it is quite simple to make. Ingredients 1 granny smith apple, Julienne 1 fennel bulb, Julienne 1/4 red onion, Julienne Dressing 2 T lemon juice 2 T apple cider vinegar 1 tsp fresh…

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Sweet baked potato

Not everyone likes sweet potatoes, maybe its their color? I happen to love them, YUM!! I usually eat them with brown sugar, butter and pecans; at thanksgiving and christmas. And here is where I think the true misconception begins.  Sweet potatoes do not always have to be prepared sweet.  As in pies, pancakes, or the traditional…

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Eggplant Parmigano

Eggplant…eewww! That’s what most people say, anyway. It can be awful, bitter and mushy, if it isn’t treated right.  But if you do eggplant right its creamy and delicious. Making eggplant taste good begins with picking a younger or smaller specimen.  It would not have had as much time to make seeds, which is where the…

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