Monthly Archive: January 2013

My Own Favorite Recipes From 2012 Part One of Three

Baked Polenta Fries

Recently I shared the Top 12 Viewed Recipes from 2012 in this post. Those were the recipes that you the readers looked at the most. This time around I’m sharing my own favorite recipes from the past year. It was tough to narrow it down from the 85 new recipes that were posted last year. I tried many …

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Food Finds & Farmer’s Market Finds

Fajita Salad

We are blessed here in Northern California to have the Farmer’s Market available all year long. There are only about half the amount of vendors during the winter months with less selection of course but it’s still worth while to attend. Earlier this week daughter Katy picked me up and we made our way to …

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Vegan Black Bean & Soy Chorizo Chili

Vegetarian Black Bean & Soy Chorizo Chili

  Vegan Black Bean & Soy Chorizo Chili 1 -12 ounce package Trader Joe’s Soy Chorizo, casing removed 2 canned Chipotle chilies in adobo sauce – chopped (taken from a 7 ounce can, refrigerate remaining chilies) 2 1/2 cups chopped onion 1  1/2 cups chopped green bell peppers 1  1/2 cups chopped red bell peppers 5 …

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Vegetarian Black Bean & Soy Chorizo Chili / WWPP 6

Vegetarian Black Bean & Soy Chorizo Chili

All winter long we eat a variety of soups, stews and chili so I’m always up for trying new recipes to add to our regular rotation of favorites. This recipe is going at the top of my list! The flavor the first day was good but each day after it just got better and better. It’s not a spicy …

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Triple Berry Smoothie & Favorite Health Related Apps & Websites

Triple Berry Smoothie

If you are like me you don’t usually think of having smoothies this time of year. It’s always been kind of a warm weather item for me. Since I’m trying to listen to what my body needs and I have been craving fruit and vegetables this smoothie is the perfect solution. Not only does it taste good …

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