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Deconstructed Eggplant Parmesan Salad

June 12, 2024
Layered grilled eggplant slices, sliced tomato, and fresh mozzarella sit on white serving platter. Salad is topped with fresh herbs, crushed croutons, shredded Parmesan, and a drizzle of balsamic glaze.

This Deconstructed Eggplant Parmesan Salad has all the flavors of the classic Italian dish in the form of a light and delicious summer side. This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. We’ve grown Japanese eggplant in our garden the past few years.  This tiny variety of eggplant was great for quick sautés and stir-fries.  But I felt that we were limited by the small size of the eggplant.  So…

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Asian Coleslaw and Radish Salad

June 5, 2024
Asian Coleslaw and Radish Salad in white serving dish. Bowl of sesame seeds, radish, bowl of coleslaw, fork, chili oil, and scallions also sit in photo.

If you’re looking for a summer salad full of crunchy texture and bold flavor, try this easy Asian Coleslaw and Radish Salad made with just a handful of fresh ingredients! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. A garden is kind of like a promise that you hope will be fulfilled.  And when you start to see those sprouts emerging from the soil, you know the promise has come…

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Plant Based Cheeseburger Quesadilla

September 26, 2023
Plant Based Cheeseburger Quesadilla on a plate set on a wooden board. Ketchup, arugula, and tomatoes in background.

This Plant Based Cheeseburger Quesadilla is an easy lunch or dinner made with soft tortillas filled with a vegan patty, plant based cheddar, and your favorite burger toppings! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. I like to keep plant based burgers in the freezer for quick lunches.  They take minutes to make in a skillet and, just like a regular burger, can be loaded with so many toppings. …

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Easy Vegetable Dumpling Soup

September 4, 2023
Flat lay closeup of Easy Vegetable Dumpling Soup. Soup spoon sits in bowl holding dumpling drizzled with hot chili crisp.

This Easy Vegetable Dumpling Soup is a comforting vegan dish loaded with veggies and frozen vegetable dumplings in a flavorful vegetable broth. This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. As soon as the calendar turns to September, I immediately start craving soup!  Now if you know a thing or two about September in New Jersey, the temperature doesn’t always get the memo that it’s almost fall.  But while I…

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Braided Mushroom Puff Pastry

August 31, 2023
Photo of Braided Mushroom Puff Pastry on parchment lined baking sheet with sprigs of fresh herbs.

This Braided Mushroom Puff Pastry is filled with a buttery mushroom, garlic, onion, white wine, and mozzarella mixture. It all gets wrapped in a golden and flaky braided crust. This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. Puff pastry is really having a moment.  Isn’t it?  And while this flaky dough is currently trending, it never really stopped being trendy in our home.  I have used puff pastry in so…

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Grilled Paneer Veggie Kebabs

August 10, 2023
Flat lay photo of Grilled Paneer Veggie Kebabs on a plate. Bamboo skewers, bowl of prepared veggies, and lemon slices surround the plate.

These easy Grilled Paneer Veggie Kebabs are made with BBQ marinated paneer, zucchini, grape tomatoes, mushrooms, and onion. They’re a colorful, summer dish full of deliciously smoky BBQ flavor! This post may contain affiliate links.  Making a purchase through one of these links helps support this blog. There have been way too many 90 degree days for my liking this summer.  Add that soupy humidity and I become overheated and miserable.  The last thing I want to do is cook…

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