Eggplant and spinach coconut curry – Paleo recipe

 Eggplant with spinach coconut curry, it’s one of the best recipes I’ve made so far using aubergine and spinach. The combination of these ingredients – eggplant, spinach,coconut milk and spices – is fabulous! ...more

Light and Healthy Spiced Eggplant Chips

There is a whole world out there when it comes to homemade veggie chips! So many flavor combinations and varieties. Sometimes I whip out my dehydrator, but often I just pick my vegetable, decide on the rub I want to dress with and throw them in the oven on a low temperature - it works pretty much the same way without the expensive equipment.I had a few eggplants in my refrigerator that I didn’t want to let go to waste... and then they were chips....more
MomNod Thanks! Eggplants make great chips because they take on other flavors so well. Can't wait ...more

Roasted Eggplant Medley

Eggplant Harvest Bowl

I’m a huge fan of roasted vegetables.They’re easy, versatile, flavorful and make for amazing leftovers....more

Smoky, Roasted Eggplant-Yoghurt Dip with Fresh Lemon & Garlic

Photo credit: Nancy Anne HarbordI originally posted this recipe when I first started my blog, when my photography skills were, quite frankly, wanting. It is such an important dish in my life, I really didn’t feel like that post did it justice, so I decided to give the post a little fluff, take some nice pictures and post it again....more

Greek Eggplant Dip (Melitzanosalata)

Greek Eggplant Dip (Melitzanosalata) is a classic Greek appetizer. It is made with baked eggplants, Greek yogurt, garlic, olive oil, lemon and without tahini. This rustic recipe was submitted by a reader of this blog many years ago, but only now I managed to take a photo of it so that you can see how great it looks. It is really easy to make and tastes great with bread, fish or meat. Greek Eggplant Dip is traditionally made with Greek strained yoghurt but can also be made with mayonnaise instead (I used a mixture of Greek yogurt and mayo)....more

Soup Starter Challenge - Pho Real

Stacy and I love a good challenge, but when I read about the Pacific Soup Starter challenge, I was particularly excited because this was an opportunity to brainstorm something TOTALLY unique....more
Pho real. Bwahahahahaha!more

Eggplant out the Ears

My eggplant plants are out of control.   (I feel like that's not the right way to say it - should it just be "My eggplants are out of control."?)  They bloomed late and then grew just one at a time.  But now, they are all growing and I'm going to have eggplants coming out of my ears!...more