Tag: vegetables

Pile of carrots on a white plate that have been cooked in an air fryer.
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Air Fryer Carrots


I am a huge fan of air fryer recipes. My air fryer gets used a lot, at least 3 to 4 times a week. One of my favorite things to make is this air fryer carrots recipe. Carrots are one of my favorite vegetables to begin with. Combine that with […]

Plate of air fryer asparagus
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Air Fryer Asparagus


I am not going to lie, growing up I did NOT like eating asparagus. Then one summer day, in my 20s, while I was vacationing in Lake Tahoe, my friends convinced me to try grilled asparagus. And guess what, I have been hooked on asparagus ever since. It has since […]

Pile of air fryer green beans on a white plate.
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Air Fryer Green Beans


I have fond memories of growing green beans or string beans in our family garden growing up. But I didn’t like eating them as much, haha. Well, I didn’t like many vegetables when I was younger. Now I absolutely love green beans. And one of my favorite ways to eat […]

Simple salad on a white plate
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Simple Salad


I enjoy a good salad. When I am looking to lose weight I always eat this simple salad for lunch and even sometimes for dinner as well. I don’t mind eating it twice a day either. Eating salads allow me to eat all these treats and desserts and other baked […]

Glass bowl full of fresh homemade pumpkin puree
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Homemade Pumpkin Puree


I just love this homemade pumpkin puree recipe. It is so easy to make and you can use it in any recipe that calls for canned pumpkin puree or canned pumpkin. If you use pumpkin puree all the time, it is a great idea to just make it at home. […]

roasted baby potatoes in silver plate on table.
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Roasted Baby Potatoes


If you are a potato fan like me you will love this roasted baby potatoes recipe. They are so good and a perfect side dish to go with steak, chicken, fish, pork, etc. Also known as provencal potatoes, these roasted baby potatoes are incredibly easy to make with just a […]

pico de gallo in a white bowl surrounded by tortilla chips

Pico de Gallo


Are you a huge fan of chips and salsa like me? This pico de gallo recipe is perfect for you! There is something comforting about a bowl of tortilla chips and a bowl of freshly made salsa. When I think of Mexican food, one of the foods that comes to […]

Microwave corn on the cob on a white plate.
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Microwave Corn on the Cob


This microwave corn on the cob recipe is super easy and incredible! Growing up we ate a lot of corn on the cob. We had a cool garden on a quarter-acre lot and it was always fun growing that corn. What wasn’t fun was shucking the corn and trying to […]