August 5, 2014

Zucchini Obsession: 14 Zucchini Recipes that Make Amazing Summer Meals

When I bring up my seasonal obsession with zucchini – which, incidentally, is in full effect at the moment – I always marvel at how many people describe the delicious summer squash as either tasteless, or perhaps even more astonishingly, as boring and difficult to work with. Tasteless? Boring? Difficult to work with? Hearing those kinds of comments, I instantly know that the people making them are woefully uninitiated in the many sublime pleasures of the deceptively simple vegetable.

Growing up the grandson of a Neapolitan grandmother, I was introduced to zucchini as an ingredient in a multitude of meals at a very early age. When properly prepared, zucchini serves as the basis for an enormous number of mouthwatering dishes. In fact, if anything, the difficulty of working with zucchini is often having too many meal directions to choose from. Read the rest of this entry »

November 30, 2013

2 Ingredient Frozen Blueberry Treat

 

The other day while perusing my Instagram feed I came across a photo of yogurt-dipped blueberries. After seeing that I decided that I was going to make them. So I did. And they were pretty good, if I can say so myself. Read the rest of this entry »

July 22, 2013

It’s Time I Got KIND

 

Granola bars are a go to snack in my house. Boxes of every flavor they offer literally line my countertops. They are so easy to just throw in your bag and save for that 2:00 post-lunch/pre-dinner snack. I also eat one in the morning as a quick breakfast snack. My problem? Granola day after day can get pretty boring let me tell ya. So I thought I’d switch gears and test out these KIND fruit and nut bars that I found at the grocery store.  Read the rest of this entry »

June 17, 2013

Mariano’s Fruit & Veggie Smoothies A+ Rating

 

Drinking my vegetables has never really been my style, but these smoothies looked so creamy and delicious I had to try them. I’m so glad that I did.  Read the rest of this entry »

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