Chopped Salad

A great salad to make at the beginning of your week to have for healthy meals throughout the week.  You can adjust this recipe depending on the ingredients that you have available. Ingredients for Salad 1 head broccoli, about 2 cups chopped 1/2 head cauliflower, about 2 cups chopped 1/2 head red cabbage, about 2 …

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Shiitake Mushroom Soup

Need an Immunity Boost-  try Shiitake Mushroom Soup!  It’s delicious and oh so good for you!             Ingredients 8 cups vegetable broth (or chicken broth would be good too) 6 cups chopped cauliflower 6 cups chopped shiitake mushrooms  (be sure to save your shiitake stems to add to your ingredients …

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Cowboy Candy

A little hot and a little sweet make these peppers a real treat! Ingredients 3# jalapenos  (about 8 cups sliced) 2 cups apple cider vinegar 6 cups sugar 1/2 teaspoon turmeric 1/2 teaspoon celery seed 3 garlic cloves, chopped 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper Let’s Make It Combine all ingredients except peppers.  Simmer for 5 minutes. …

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Sweet Potato Greens

It’s hot outside and not many greens growing during this hot Georgia heat!  No fear-sweet potatoes are tropical plants and love the heat.  Sweet potato greens have been eaten in many cultures but here in Georgia we think about that yummy sweet potato that will be coming later but we don’t think about how delicious …

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Baked Squash Casserole

It’s summer time and that time when we start gathering squash from the garden.  You always have a lot and one time and are looking for different ways to use it.  Try this recipe, we really enjoy it.  A little added bacon always makes every dish special in our house. Ingredients: 8 medium size squash, …

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Garlic Scapes Pesto

You know those strange looking scapes that are on your hardneck garlic around mid May.  They are edible and have a really flavorful garlic flavor.  Use them in stir fry, pesto or really any dish that you would typically add garlic to. Try this recipe for making pesto with the scapes.  They don’t have a …

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