Tag: vegetables

Trader Joe’s Kale Gnochci & sautéed Broccoli

Trader Joe’s Kale Gnocchi & Sautéed Broccoli When the Trader Joe’s Cauliflower Gnocchi Boom hit freezers in April 2018, you could not escape it. It was the trending food, the hot topic, what was sizzling in everyone’s pans and showing up on everyone’s Instagram feeds. (Wow, has it really been almost 3 years?) Of course, …

Panzanella with Pickled Red Onion

Panzanella with Picked Red Onion

Panzanella has become one of my go-to summer meals over the past few years. It’s incredibly easy to whip up on a hot night, and I often make it in batches so I can have a bowl for lunch on my busier work days. As COVID-19 cases have started to decrease – errrr, for now …

Shredded Vegetable Soup

vegetable soup

I grew up on homemade soups and stews, save for an occasional can of Campbell’s Tomato Soup in the pantry to serve alongside a grilled cheese sandwich. (Ahhh, childhood…) My father was, hell, still is the King of Refrigerator Soups. You know what I’m talking about: He created soups made by throwing whatever leftovers that …

Chilled Cucumber Avocado Soup

The summer solstice has occurred, and, with it, the start of chilled soup season. The dog days of summer are upon us, if I can be clichéd. As I sit here, typing out this prose, it’s 90 degrees with a line of severe thunderstorms looming to the west. The humidity is making both my body and brain …