Tag: celery

Do You Dig Juicing Fruits and Vegetables?

Back in October 2011, I watched the movie Fat, Sick and Nearly Dead. WHOA! Talk about INSPIRING! If you haven’t seen it, go watch it.  I’m not going to tell you what happens for fear of spoiling it.  I can say it’s all about people who have flipped their health from nasty to FANTABULOUS by drinking […]

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No Heartburn Bean Chili with Rice

Looking for a vegetarian chili that will please meat eaters? This is it! Trust me. No Heartburn Bean Chili with Rice takes just over an hour to pull together.  It’s not spicy (kid friendly) and totally FULL of flavor. We enjoyed it for supper then polished it off for lunch the next day.  I barely […]

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Chickpeas and Lentils Lunch Salad

This Chickpeas and Lentils Lunch Salad recipe is one of my favorite vegetarian recipes.  It really hits the spot when you’re so hungry you could eat a horse.  If you have any leftover rice or quinoa, toss it in and you’ll have a well rounded meal in a bowl. Like all great salads, this healthy […]

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Red Bean Gumbo Recipe

I will admit, OUT LOUD, in front of everybody, that I don’t like typical gumbo recipes.  I’ve eaten only two bowls in my life that weren’t drowning in a layer of oil. Thankfully, this delightful red bean gumbo recipe I have before you is nothing like the meaty gumbo versions.  This vegetarian gumbo doesn’t need […]

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Pinto Bean and Hominy Salad

This is one of those bean salad recipes you take to a family reunion or some other type of potluck occasion.  It’s better tasting at room temperature than chilled.  As I ate on it for a couple days in a row, I kept splashing it with Tabasco sauce to give it a little kick. You’ll […]

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Peasant Soup

With a name like Peasant Soup, this recipe has got to be simple to cook.  Right?  Right! This chunky, broth soup is light and filling all at the same time.  I’ve never eaten such a flavorful soup made with so many budget friendly ingredients. HERE’S ALL IT TAKES makes about 6 servings 2 to 3 […]

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Radish, Mango and Apple Salad

HERE’S ALL IT TAKES Serves 4 Salad 10-15 radishes, trimmed and thinly sliced 1 apple, peeled, cored and thinly sliced 2 celery sticks, think sliced 1 small ripe mango fresh dill sprigs, to garnish Dressing 1/2 cup lite sour cream 2 teaspoons creamed horseradish 1 tablespoon fresh dill,  chopped salt and ground black pepper Prep the dressing […]

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Simple Corn Salad Recipe

Totally simple to toss together and a great make-ahead recipe when you know you have a busy week ahead of you.  This corn salad is zesty with a tinge of sweet.  It gets better and better the longer it’s stored in the refrigerator. HERE’S ALL IT TAKES 2 cups frozen sweet corn, simmered in water […]

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Simple and Hearty Tuna Wraps

I forget how delicious, healthy and filling tuna salad can be for us.  I skipped toasting whole wheat bread slices this time and filled a few large spinach leaves instead.  YUMMO!  I was completely satisfied. “Now I’m strong to the finish, cuz I eats my spinach. I’m Popeye the sailor man! TOOT TOOT!” I don’t […]

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Tuna Salad for the Ladies Luncheon

Nothing says Ladies’ Luncheon like finger sandwiches, ice tea and rich desserts.  Last week, I signed up to make tuna salad sandwiches for my Community Bible Study class.  I love a GOOD tuna salad sandwich.  No other sandwich is more filling. Now, a really good tuna salad sandwich must be made to be sweet and […]

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