Coconut Crunch Roasted Almonds

Ok so we know these almonds look like a sugary candy coated treat....but there's NO sugar or candy coating here, just a delicious healthy crunchy snack with a nice hint of ginger. ...more

Simple Roasted Tomateos

Simple Roasted Tomatoes...more

Roasted Pork Tenderloin and Seasoned Veggies

I don't know about all other households but we don't complement meals in words.  We usually just do it in unintelligible grunts and groans.  Usually because we've eaten so much that all we have the energy to do is lapse into a food coma.This was one of those meals.  All Devon did was grunt, after going back for seconds.  Remember, Devon doesn't do seconds unless he really likes it....more

Roasted Eggplant Medley

Honey Roasted Peaches with Yogurt

Wouldn't it be nice if more things in our lives were simple?Relationships, taxes, basic social interactions that don't spiral into a tornado of awkwardness. All those things are hard. ...more

Honey Roasted Sweet Potatoes

In this house we LOVE all things sweet potato.Now typically when I think of sweet potatoes they always have marshmallows, a ton of brown sugar, butter, etc. Now don’t get me wrong I love all of those things.BUT.. this is a new twist on your sweet potatoes.It is absolutely DELICIOUS.It took me about 5 minutes to throw this together and get it in the oven.. and speaking of 5.. it won’t cost you but about $5 to make this....more

Roasted Tomato Soup

Recently I received over two bushels of tomatoes from my aunt’s garden. I took a stab at canning and dwindled down the lot by over half with tomato sauce alone. I quartered and froze a number of them as well. A big bowel of Bruchetta, a few sandwiches and salads later… I still have tomatoes coming out of my ears....more

Roasted Chickpea Snack

Roasted Chickpea Snack is wonderfully addictive. And healthy, too! Crispy, crunchy and nutty. They are great as a snack or served with drinks. With high protein levels, low GI index and low in fat, they are perfect for weight watchers, diabetics and pretty much everybody else. Sweet or savory, any flavor combination will do. I used two of them: olive oil/cajun seasoning/red pepper flakes combo and butter/garam masala flavor. I’m planing to try cinnamon/honey, brown butter/brown sugar and Moroccan spice mix....more

Rockin' Southwest cauliflower