Refrigerator Pickles: Learn To Pickle Cucumbers the Simple Way

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After trying a couple different pickling recipes, this recipes seems to be the simplest and works well. This pickles from this recipe turned out crispy and should last up to a month. Check out how to make your own pickles at the link below: Ingredients In general you need: Cucumbers (Also try carrots, peppers, jalapenos) Sea salt Mason jars Dill Black peppercorns Garlic White vinegar Water Instructions Slice the cucumbers … Read More →

Quick and Easy Foolproof Pizza Dough

This is one of the simplest and quickest pizza crust recipes around – try it out! Check out this simple, tasty pizza crust recipe!

Lentils and Mushrooms Dinner Recipe

Check out this simple lentils, mushrooms and veggies dinner recipe. Nothing fancy – just tasty hearty ingredients….   Ingredients 1 c. uncooked lentils 1 (8 oz) package fresh mushrooms, sliced 1 zucchini or yellow squash, chopped 1 red bell pepper, seeded and diced 1 tsp chopped fresh garlic 2 tsp olive oil 1 tbsp balsamic or red wine vinegar 2 tsp Dijon mustard 2 tbsp extra-virgin olive oil 3 green … Read More →

Stir-Fried Quinoa With Vegetables and Tofu Recipe

Another day another recipe. A simple stir fry that isn’t rice. Substitute any vegetables for broccoli. Try adding honey, miso, lemon and limen juice and other ingredients to the sauce for great flavors… what what… http://cooking.nytimes.com/recipes/1013270-stir-fried-quinoa-with-vegetables-and-tofu

Lentil Kale, Mushroom Leek Stew

Directions This is a simple hearty stew that was great on a cold winter evening. Basically begin by sauteing leeks until they begin to become translucent. Add in chopped mushrooms and saute another 2 to 4 minutes. Add lentils and saute a little while longer, then add ~6 cups of water (we skipped the broth / wine). Add in thyme and any other spices and bring to a boil. Once … Read More →

Roasted Butternut Squash, Onions, and Red Potatoes with Fresh Herbs

It’s been a little while since we’ve had a chance to share some new recipes. Here are a couple of great recipes for roasted winter squash. This was a refreshing meal on a cold day. Tofu was also roasted with the butternut squash, red potatoes, and red onions. Whole cloves of garlic were addded for good measure. Unfortunately there weren’t any fresh herbs on hand but dang it was good. … Read More →