Main Courses

Vegetarian Red Curry

I think most people are hesitant to eat vegetarian meals because they assume they will still be hungry afterwards. Like Ryan likes to claim... "where's the rest?". In all fairness, I've ordered vegetarian entrees in restaurants and felt starving. Most restaurants seem to think that putting together the three vegetable side dishes of the day… Continue reading Vegetarian Red Curry

Main Courses

Kale Pesto Pasta

Pesto is one of those universal sauces and spreads that can give healthy food a lot of flavor without the fat and extra calories. You have seen me use it in a variety of recipes, like my Caprese Turkey Burgers and my Grilled Flank Steak with Spinach Chimmichurri. I always make pesto myself instead of… Continue reading Kale Pesto Pasta

Salads and Side Dishes

Farmers’ Market Vegetable Salad

On my days off from work, there is nothing better than walking around the farmers' market. Especially if Ryan is in town and I get to drag him with me. My favorite market is in Lippit Park here on Saturday mornings and really has become a community event. There are tons of fruit and vegetable… Continue reading Farmers’ Market Vegetable Salad

Salads and Side Dishes

Summer Green Salad

Dear Summer Solstice,  Thank you for your arrival yesterday. While I've been pacing and anticipating your sunshine and pool time, I forgot the negative affects of heat and humidity in New England. As my friend and co-worker said it, "it feels like I am walking through soup." How am I supposed to want to do… Continue reading Summer Green Salad