Category Archive: Vegetables

Beef Barley Soup

Over our rainy weekend I made one of our favorite winter soups, beef barley! This easy peasy recipe uses ground beef so it goes together with very little fuss. I like to saute the vegetables with the ground beef, it adds flavor and depth to the end result. You can cook this soup in a …

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Classic Slow Cooker Beef Stew & Whole Wheat Tuscan Bread Food Find

We are having some cooler wet and rainy weather that is perfect weather for Beef Stew! I was in the mood for puttering in the kitchen yesterday. As soon as I got my cleaning chores done I spent the rest of the day in my favorite room of the house – my kitchen! I had …

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Maple Roasted Root Vegetables and Hot 100 Challenge Week 3

As promised I am posting one of my favorite roasted root vegetable recipes. My version was inspired by a Cooking Light recipe you can view the original recipe here. It used a lot of honey and I prefer a smaller amount of real grade B Maple syrup. If you don’t have Grade B, Grade A …

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Roasted Cauliflower with Herbs & Cheese

Oven roasted vegetables are so easy to prepare and result in big, big flavor! This one is a hit even with son David who is not a big veggie eater. That is saying a lot! Change up the herbs depending on what you are serving this side dish with. Try sage and rosemary to go …

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Pizza! Pizza! / Katy In Spain Update

Today I admit it, I am a copy cat! I garner some wonderful ideas and inspiration from other bloggers. I have been enjoying some flat bread pizzas for lunch that were inspired by TJ’s Test Kitchen after she posted about her lunch pizzas. Check out her site as she is such an inspiration with her …

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