Tag Archives: tomato

Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers

Quinoa Stuffed Bell Peppers make a protein-rich vegetarian meal even meat lovers will love. Packed full of healthy vegetables, fiber and protein, this dish is only 280 calories a serving. My family just loves quinoa…we can’t get enough of it. So when I saw this recipe … Continue reading

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Quinoa and Black Bean Salad

A few weeks ago I made a delicious Mediterranean Quinoa Salad and it was the first time that I had ever had quinoa! I know, where in the world have I been?! My family has been hooked ever since and I can’t … Continue reading

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Garden Zucchini Parmesan Biscuits

Savory biscuits packed with shredded zucchini, chopped tomatoes, scallions, basil and Parmesan cheese make a wonderful accompaniment to any summer meal. Smeared with butter or dipped in olive oil, these savory biscuits are sure to become one of your favorite ways to … Continue reading

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Heirloom Tomato Pie

The second I saw this tomato pie on the cover of Food Network Magazine I was super excited to make it. I kept checking the local grocery stores, but many of the tomatoes were soft and over ripe. I didn’t … Continue reading

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Mediterranean Quinoa Salad & Giveaway Winner

I want to thank everyone that entered my giveaway to win a copy of Must Have Been Something I Ate. It seemed like many of you agreed that what you eat influences the way you feel.  Congratulations to Dorothy who won a … Continue reading

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Colorful Summer Chickpea Salad

When the weather gets hot, cool down with this simple and delicious Chickpea Salad with fresh vegetables, lemon and fresh herbs. I love chickpeas. I throw them into salads, roast them in the oven, even eat them by the handful. So … Continue reading

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Southwestern Stuffed Tomatoes

Nothing says summer like fresh and juicy tomatoes! Here is a quick and easy vegetarian recipe for when you have an abundance of tomatoes from your garden. Tomatoes are hollowed out and stuffed with a zesty southwestern-style filling. No need to … Continue reading

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Zucchini and Almond Pasta Salad

Looking for something to bring to a Memorial day cookout this weekend? Well I got you covered! This crowd pleasing summer time pasta salad is quick, easy and the excellent choice for pot lucks, cookouts and get togethers. Instead of … Continue reading

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Greek Style Chicken Burgers with Tzatziki Sauce

Greek style chicken burgers with tzatziki sauce are a healthy and lower fat alternative to your favorite hamburger recipe. I recently made chicken gyros and I had some leftover tzatziki sauce that I wanted to use in more Greek style meals. These … Continue reading

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Chicken Gyros

Juicy, tender, marinated chicken piled high on a warm pita and topped with red onions, tomatoes, feta cheese, and homemade tzatziki sauce. This recipe is an easy and delicious way to recreate your favorite Greek chicken gyros at home. I love Greek … Continue reading

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