Posts tagged ‘sweet potato’

October 23rd, 2013

Pepita & Spice Crusted Salmon {+ Butternut Squash Hash}

by Chrissy

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As you all read yesterday, Lauren and Chris are back! I had missed them so much, and was so glad to fetch them from the airport, upon their return from their romantic and adventurous European honeymoon.

Now back to the food.

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Fish. I was craving fish. Probably for two weeks. Then I saw some nice wild, fresh caught salmon fillets, ready for me to take home. Score.

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Channeling a the spiced flavors of Fall, this salmon has rich … Read more...

October 10th, 2013

Sweet Potato & Broccoli Veggie Patties

by Chrissy

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These patties. They are deeeelicious!

Broccoli and cheese reminds me of childhood. I bet that’s because I probably wouldn’t eat my broccoli without some a ton of cheese melted over top.

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And I bet I’m not the only one who held this unspoken requirement.

I’ve grown up since then and dearly love my veggies, raw and plain or cooked and seasoned. Although I don’t need the cheese, it sure makes my heart happy! These patties are savory, slightly sweet and … Read more...

May 13th, 2013

Campfire Hash {with peppers, sweet potato, & spicy chicken sausage}

by Chrissy

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For a weekend trip, my boyfriend, Rob, and I ventured up the California coast for a surf safari/camping trip.

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On the way up we stopped at San Onofre for a little of this action.

JalamaCamping_LYK1We made a few more pit stops along the way, at one of which my car battery decided to die. That wasn’t so fun, but what’s an adventure without a few things going wrong?

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Finally, at dusk, we reached our destination at Jalama Beach, which is … Read more...

April 1st, 2013

Sweet Potato & Black Bean Whole Wheat Burritos

by Lauren

Hopefully you are all stuffed with Easter ham…or lamb…or Mushroom, Kale, and Parmesan Bread Pudding.

I know I am; I think it’s time for a super simple vegetarian recipe to balance out your diet a little.

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Does anyone else have trouble folding burritos? I tried extremely hard not to over stuff this burrito so that I could fold it nicely for it’s photo shoot.

It’s really quite difficult. I just want so much in there. Potatoes, beans, onions, avocado, … Read more...

March 25th, 2013

Coconut & Sage Sweet Potato Chips

by Chrissy

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Well, these didn’t last long.

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They are such a great thing to snack on, while dinner is cooking or perhaps during the day when you are contemplating digging into the pantry to get into things you know you shouldn’t be, including but not limited to: Teddy grams, Parmesan pita chips, a whole bag of Pirate’s Booty, Oreos, Chex Mix, thin mints…etc).

{brb – running to the pantry to snack on those aforementioned items}

Coconut Sage Sweet Potato Chips_LYK5

These crispy treasures are delish as is, … Read more...