Posts tagged "Squash"

Meatless Monday: Thai Curry Squash Soup

Meatless Monday: Thai Curry Squash Soup
The Farmer’s Markets are winding down for the year selling mostly apples, squash and pumpkins these days.  Squash many seem decorative or intimidating, but is a vitamin-rich, rich and tasty gourd. According to Whole Living, “Like all members of the gourd family (which includes pumpkin, melon, and cucumber), butternut squash is technically a fruit because... Read more »

Meatless Monday: Autumn Sweet Potato Squash Soup

Meatless Monday: Autumn Sweet Potato Squash Soup
With temperatures dropping, Halloween decorations coming out and leaves on the sidewalk I’m fully embracing the month of October.  I’m having a hard time staying warm and I’m always in the mood for hot soup. Inspired by Dorie Silverman’s Curried Sweat Potato Peanut Soup in Claire Mark’s new and awesome cookbook, Cooking with Yogaview, I... Read more »

Meatless Monday: No Carb Zucchini Pasta

Meatless Monday: No Carb Zucchini Pasta
I very rarely order pasta at an Italian restaurant, as I know it is a diet no-no, and instead sadly opt for a safe (boring) piece of salmon.  Just because I don’t order it, doesn’t mean I don’t crave it. I’ve found an answer to my woes: Zucchini Pasta. Zucchini Pasta 1 Tablespoon Olive Oil... Read more »

My Urban Garden is Planted

I’ve always heard Mother’s Day is the best time to plant your garden. The holiday is still days away, but my excitement couldn’t keep me away from getting dirt under my nails.  Fingers crossed old Mother Nature cooperates and it doesn’t get too cold. This is my third year planting in this space. Last year wasn’t hugely... Read more »
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