Paleo

Kale Chips

PrintKale Chips IngredientsKale Olive Oil Sea Salt InstructionsTear the kale into small pieces setting the thick ribs and stems aside. Lightly toss the kale with olive oil and sprinkle with sea salt to taste. Spread the kale pieces in a single layer on a baking sheet. Bake at 300 for […]

How to Roast a Pumpkin

Many people look at a pumpkin and think “Jack-O-Lantern”. That’s fine, especially if you’re crazy about Halloween. But when I look at a pumpkin, I think “Food!”, and when my son looks at a pumpkin, he thinks “PIE!!!”

Braised Celery

This is another recipe that came about because I had a lot of celery in the fridge! This is super tasty, and a great side-dish. If you don’t have (or want to use) red wine, I would suggest using cranberry juice for the sweet-tart flavor.

Roasted Garlic Pasta Sauce

From Bountiful Baskets Recipes PrintRoasted Garlic Pasta Sauce Ingredients6 bulbs garlic 3 tbsp olive oil 4 medium red, yellow, and/or green sweet peppers, halved and seeded 12 lbs ripe tomatoes, peeled 3 tbsp packed brown sugar 2 tbsp kosher salt or 4 tsp salt 1 tbsp balsamic vinegar 1 tsp […]

Freezer Tomato Sauce

Freezer Tomato Sauce (from Bountiful Baskets Recipes) PrintFreezer Tomato Sauce Ingredients6 lbs ripe roma tomatoes 2 tbsp olive oil or vegetable oil 1 1/2 cups chopped onions (3 medium) 1/2 cup chopped celery 3 large cloves garlic, minced 2 tsp sugar 1-2 tsp salt 1/2 tsp ground black pepper 1/8 […]

Plain Green Beans (boiled or steamed)

I’m going basic with this because I know there are people who have never cooked green beans from scratch! If you are a little scared of the fresh green beans this is for you! PrintPlain Green Beans (boiled or steamed) IngredientsGreen Beans 1/2 an onion Water or broth Salt & […]

Chicken and Green Beans with Bacon

I am so in love with one pan meals! PrintChicken and Green Beans with Bacon Ingredients1/2 – 1 Onion 2 – 6 cloves Garlic Green Beans 2 – 4 strips bacon Chicken breasts for your family Broth (Optional)InstructionsCook the bacon. Set aside bacon. Dump most of the grease out Saute […]

Grilled Vegetables Italian Style

PrintGrilled Vegetables Italian Style IngredientsZucchini Eggplant Peppers Tomatoes Olive Oil Rosemary Thyme Basil Salt Pepper Garlic Balsamic VinegarInstructionsPrepare enough Marinade to Generously cover your veggies. Put your EVOO in a sauce pan. Add salt to taste. Chop 4 cloves garlic in large chunks. Mince Thyme and Rosemary very finely and […]