Tag: chard

Garlicky Swiss Chard and Chickpeas

Garlicky Swiss Chard and Chickpeas

This healthy side dish, garlicky Swiss chard and chickpeas, is a quick and easy side dish for any meal. Swiss Chard: A Versatile Vegetable Swiss chard is in the same plant family as spinach, and has similar flavor and cooking qualities. It’s a little more […]

How to Store Vegetables Without Plastic Bags

How to Store Vegetables Without Plastic Bags

I have been wanting forever to figure out how to store vegetables without plastic bags. For years I have known about the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, and know that plastic-free (or less dependent!) is the way to go. If you haven’t already, you’ll need to […]

5 Healthy Weeknight Dinners

5 Healthy Weeknight Dinners

Healthy weeknight dinners that the whole family will love are easy to execute with a little bit of advance planning. When I plan weekly dinner menus, I make a few recipes in advance (mostly soups and stews), wash and cut veggies, and make salad dressings, […]

Mediterranean Cauliflower with Tahini Sauce

Mediterranean Cauliflower with Tahini Sauce

In this Mediterranean cauliflower recipe with tahini sauce, spiced cauliflower florets are roasted to perfection and served with a creamy nutty tahini sauce. Another Favorite Cookbook The tahini sauce in this recipe is special as it includes chard stems. The chard stem tahini sauce recipe […]

Green Power Frittata

Green Power Frittata

I love easy dinner ideas, and this vegetable loaded frittata recipe fits the bill. It is also a great way to use up any leftover bits of veggies cluttering the fridge. Using Leftovers Frittatas are the perfect destination for those leftover cooked greens from Tuesday […]

Chard Recipe with Pine Nuts and Feta Cheese

Chard Recipe with Pine Nuts and Feta Cheese

Wondering how to cook chard? This chard recipe with pine nuts and feta cheese uses an unexpected spice, and makes a delicious and easy vegetable side dish. How to Cook Chard Swiss Chard, or chard, comes in many colors, including red, white, and rainbow. It […]