Pumpkin Scalloped Potatoes

If you spend any time browsing recipes on Pinterest, you must be aware that we're currently in the season of All Things Pumpkin. Every year when this pumpkin mania arrives, I apologize to my readers for my lack of interest in sweet pumpkin recipes. But I do like savory dishes with pumpkin, and when I spotted this recipe for Pumpkin Scalloped Potatoes from my friend Lori at Recipe Girl, I decided on the spot that it was a must for an October Meatless Monday post. ...more

Crock Pot Picadillo Stuffed Peppers from Skinnytaste

Gina takes delicious Crock Pot Picadillo and turns it into stuffed peppers! (Photos from Skinnytaste.) Doesn't everyone love the idea of taking delicious leftovers and turning them into another great meal?...more

Fruity Lentil Salad with Persimmon, Apple, and Avocado (and Ten More Meatless Salad Ideas with Persimmons)

The combination of lentils + fruit really worked in this Fruity Lentil Salad with Persimmon, Apple, and Avocado! I'm a huge fan of lentil salads (like this Vegetarian Lentil Taco Salad or this Lentil and Barley Greek-Style Salad), but I have to admit combining lentils, fruit, and avocados into this Fruity Lentil Salad with Persimmon, Apple, and Avocado was thinking outside the box, even for a lentil-lover like myself....more

Recipe for Sausage and Kale Mock Lasagna Casserole (Low-Carb, Gluten-Free)

This Sausage and Kale Mock Lasagna is so delicious, you won't even miss the noodles! (For Phase One Fridays I feature Phase One Recipes from the past that have been my personal favorites. Phase One Recipes are also Low-Carb and Gluten-Free ....more

Thirty+ Amazing From Scratch Recipes for Slow Cooker Chicken Curry

Thirty+ Recipes for every type of chicken curry, all made in the slow cooker! Next to my computer I have a little notebook where I write down blog ideas, and months ago I wrote "Slow Cooker Chicken Curry round-up" and then promptly forgot about it....more

Thai-Inspired Ground Turkey Stir-Fry with Basil and Peppers (Low-Carb, Gluten-Free)

So many good flavors in this Thai-Inspired Ground Turkey Stir-Fry with Basil and Peppers. I've mentioned how I'm working to embrace ground turkey, after years of thinking it was rather bland in the flavor department....more

Learning Food Photography with White on Rice Couple and Things I'm Thinking About on Tuesday (10-14-2014)

Todd and Diane's huge collection of cutting boards, captured by iPhone! If you follow me on Instagram or Twitter you might have noticed that a few weekends ago I was enthusiastically sharing about a...more

Slow Cooker Copycat Recipe for Cafe Zupas Wisconsin Cauliflower Soup from 365 Days of Slow Cooking

A delicious slow cooker version of Cafe Zupas Wisconsin Cauliflower Soup!...more

The Best 10-Minute Veggie Fried Rice

All you need is some chilled leftover rice in the fridge and this recipe for The Best 10-Minute Fried Rice from Pinch of Yum, and you're on your way to a wonderful Meatless Monday dinner. Lindsay actually timed herself to see how quickly she could put this dish together! Using frozen peas and corn makes it quick, but you can experiment with other vegetables of your choice, and even use a package of pre-cooked rice if you don't have any on hand. Yum—fried rice in 10 minutes! ...more

Bacon Cheeseburger Slow Cooker Meatballs from Cook the Story

Bacon Cheeseburger Meatballs, made in the slow cooker!...more