Orzo and Green Vegetables Salad

Sometimes you just have to eat your green vegetables. And what a better way than with orzo and goat cheese!? I combined several great nutrient-packed veggies into this easy-to-make and delicious to boot pasta salad. After draining the pasta, I tossed the orzo with olive oil while it was cooling. I don’t normally recommend doing … Continue reading

Pear and Crispy Kale Salad

I recently subscribed – thanks to a stupendous Living Social deal! – to a farm club that delivers weekly bundles of organic fruit and vegetable goodness. In addition to lots of yummy potatoes, onions, apples, oranges, grapefruit, and lettuce, this week’s delivery included a scrumptious looking bunch of kale and a few juicy pears. So … Continue reading

Pomegranate Winter Salad

This might be one of my all time favorite salads. It’s healthy, delicious, and relatively easy to make. Because I’ve added pomegranate seeds, it does require a little extra legwork; however, you can always buy prepared pomegranate seeds (Whole Foods sells them when in season), or you can substitute dried cranberries, walnuts, or another favorite … Continue reading

Easy Vegetarian Pasta

Sometimes I get lazy and don’t want to cook. It’s true. When just fits of laziness strike, I usually try to figure out something simple, delicious, and nutritious to make that doesn’t require a lot of time and effort and also uses whatever I happen to have in the fridge and pantry. This is one … Continue reading