Recipe: Spinach Salad with Orzo, Chickpeas, and Feta

alads sometimes get a bad rap. Either they are so devoid of calories that they leave us hungry an hour after lunch, or they are so heavily-laden in dressing that we may as well have eaten that cheeseburger after all.What’s a healthy luncher  – who also happens to enjoy feeling full – to do?...more

Creamy Orzo and Butternut Squash


Beet Greens on Orzo with a Spicy Basil Cream Sauce

We received some beautiful beet greens in our CSA, but there weren't enough to make a full side dish of greens alone. So I decided to try something different. Instead of spinach with pasta why not have sauteed beet greens with orzo and a spicy basil sauce? It was a delicious combination of fresh greens and a decadent cheese sauce.Beet Greens on Orzo with a Spicy Basil Cream Sauce½ box cooked orzo...more
@Launie K. I'm taking your advice and believing it has zero calories ;) It looks perfect for ...more

Butternut Squash and Sausage Pasta

Orzo & Grilled Veggie Salad

Luscious Lemons Add Flavorful Twist to Mealtime

With the coming of warm weather so too comes by absolutely unquenchable thirst for homemade lemonade! The first batch of the season made an appearance at Easter dinner and now's there's no going back. To me, lemons are like drops of edible sunshine...perfect for brightening so many dishes....more