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Category: Dinner

Eggplant Slices

I couldn’t have asked for a better living situation senior year of college.  My housemates were four wonderful friends and our house was a cozy little place at the edge of campus.    Senior year can be a frenzy of Red Bull charged all-nighters, 5 AM part-time…

I feel the need for…vegetables!

‘Tis the season to EAT! Warm, rich comfort food, creamy eggnog, and sugary goodness are having their heyday now, and while I am definitely of the mind that indulging is necessary during the holiday season, I also get to the point at times where I just need some vegetables…

Jerusalem Artichoke and Beet Shepherd’s Pie

My housemate recently came home with a large bag of Jerusalem artichokes that needed to be used, and, probably due to the snow that came this weekend, I immediately thought of trying to make a hearty, filling shepherd’s pie with a Jerusalem artichoke topping in place of the…

Carrot Slaw

It’s getting to be nice and toasty outside (my cashier in the grocery store today was astonished to see a mosquito land on her!), so my thoughts are turning towards cold, refreshing dishes as opposed to the comfort food that I craved not so long ago.  No more…

Stuffed Eggplant Rolls

I’ve been on somewhat of a health kick lately – no processed food, not too much chocolate or drinking during the week.  After all, garbage in is garbage out and since I’ve been really getting back into triathlon training these past couple of weeks, I need…

Lentil Stew

Lentil stew is one of my favorite winter meals.  It’s fast, nutritious, flexible, and comforting on a cold winter night.  It can also be made with local ingredients if you feel so inclined, since the vegetables included are all root vegetables that can be found at a winter…