Grilled Gypsy Peppers

Grilled Gypsy Peppers

Labor Day means I can look forward to Hatch chile peppers being on sale at Whole Foods and receiving “Gypsy Peppers” in my Farm Fresh to You delivery. It means summer is coming to an end and fall is near. Like other peppers–I normally just throw 

Oven Roasted Zucchini sticks + Tomato Sauce

Oven Roasted Zucchini sticks + Tomato Sauce

  This is a very easy + healthy side dish.  It can be made vegan by omitting the parmesan cheese. Serves 1 or 2 depending on how hungry you are.  I ate this all by myself! Ingredients: 2 zucchini, cut into sticks 1/2 cup of 

Strawberry + Fig Yogurt + Cucumber bites

Strawberry + Fig Yogurt + Cucumber bites

This was my late morning snack and boy was it delicious! I have had my head in the books because I have my organic and bio-chemistry final in a few days. I have a habit of snacking when I’m studying so it’s important to have 

Rutabaga fries

Rutabaga fries

Health Benefits of Rutabaga Vitamin C–1 cup of rutabaga contains 35 milligrams, that’s 47% of the recommend daily intake for women and 39% for men. Dietary Fiber–1 cup of rutabaga contains 3.5 grams of dietary fiber Ways to eat rutabaga… roasted with other root veggies boiled and mashed 

Cheesy Zucchini & Potato Latkes (Pancakes)

Cheesy Zucchini & Potato Latkes (Pancakes)

I might be silghtly obsessed with Latkes. I figured, why not combine them with one of my favorite vegetables?….eh, I mean fruits….In a culinary context, zucchini is treated as a vegetable; it’s usually cooked as a savory dish.  Botanically speaking, zucchini is a fruit, being 

Healthy Hanukkah! Baked Sweet Potato Latkes

Healthy Hanukkah! Baked Sweet Potato Latkes

I went to Catholic school from 1st grade until I graduated from High School.  12 years that I am very grateful for.  Most of my family is Catholic, there are a few Protestant Christians, a few that are Jewish, and some agnostics.  It’s a great 

Baked Sweet Potato Fries

Baked Sweet Potato Fries

I love french fries. I wish they weren’t so unhealthy!!!!  Have you noticed that in the last few years everyone has added sweet potato fries to their menus?  Its like getting egg whites vs. regular eggs, or adding avocado to your meal— you pay an