A noodle bowl with greens and protein is my constant back pocket meal. I’ve always got these three things in some form in my house at all times. Lately, the protein mixed into the bowl has been tempeh….
There’s something magical in curry. Something that touches a part of your soul and spreads a deep warmth around it. Even just smelling curry, hanging heavy in air, still one or two days after you’ve made it, wraps you up in a wonderful hug. It’s just so satisfying….
It’s inevitable: the boat will get rocked. Things will get crazy, routines will get scrambled, normalcy will be temporarily forgotten. But when the boat gets rocked, it will eventually rock itself out and back to it’s usual state. The sun will come out and things will get back on track….
Google “collard green recipes” and you’re instantly hit with the Southern take on collard greens: bacon or ham hocks slowly cooked with collards for a smoky, salty flavor. And that’s fine. I’ve never had that traditional spin on collards, and maybe I’ll have it one day. But for my everyday, I want a lighter, faster, and different take on collard greens….
Nutrition DL is a series that gives you the download on seasonal fruits, vegetables, or pantry staples. Once you learn about the nutrition, varieties, and how to select and store the featured ingredient, I share a four recipes over four weeks to inspire and feed you with this great seasonal food. Check out other foods I’ve covered here.
Collard greens are not just for the South. Though many think of greens stewed with ham hocks for hours when they think of collards, that is just the tip of the iceberg on how we can enjoy collard greens. These wide, fan-like greens are also an amazing addition to any diet, loaded with vitamins and minerals that help with inflammation, immunity, digestion, cholesterol and so much more. …
With most things, there is no one “right” way. You can approach a project or meal in a few different ways and end up with a great-looking project or a flavorful, satisfying meal. Soup, especially pureed soups, fall into this category. …