31 Days of Vegetable Recipes

Roasted Butternut Squash

Roasted Butternut Squash

Butternut squash is another vegetable that I had never tried until recently, and again, I’m making up for lost time by making it often, especially in the fall.  This yummy squash is like candy…..so sweet and yummy, and I find it incredibly easy to polish […]

Sautéed Spinach

Sautéed spinach was never my favorite, until I made this.  It actually started out as a filling for a rolled-up cube steak recipe.  The filling was great….the rolled cube steak? Not so much.  So I made a few adjustments and now this makes a regular […]

Mashed Cauliflower

I love mashed potatoes…..love, love, love them. When I saw a recipe for mashed cauliflower I was skeptical.  However, it is absolutely a great alternative, with a very similar consistency and mild flavor. I can almost guarantee that if your kids will eat mashed potatoes, […]

Sautéed Brussels Sprouts with Bacon

Sautéed Brussels Sprouts with Bacon

I love Brussels sprouts, like really really love them.  I’d never tried them until a few years ago so I’ve been making up for lost time by making them often.  At first my kids turned up their noses at them, but now they are accepted […]

Steamed Broccoli

Steamed Broccoli

Or, as my youngest would call it:  STEAMED UP BROCCOLI!!!!   Yes, she yells it as loud as she can with a big grin on her face, because it is by far her favorite veggie side dish. Here’s what you need for the broccoli: 1-2 […]

31 Days of Vegetable Recipes

31 Days of Vegetable Recipes

Every year, the Nester hosts a writing challenge of sorts, the goal being to write one blog post everyday, for 31 days, about a single topic.  I’ve followed this challenge the past few years, intrigued by the variety of topics, finding a few new blogs […]