Brussels Sprouts with Toasted Chestnuts

brussels sprouts with toasted chestnuts

Brussels Sprouts with Toasted Chestnuts Ingredients: 1 1/2 pounds brussels sprouts 1T butter 2T Holland House cooking sherry 1 pkg Melissa’s Peeled & Cooked Chestnuts, chopped Instructions: Pre-heat oven or toaster oven to 350º. Arrange chopped chestnuts in a single…

Lazy Acres Market Grand Opening

Lazy Acres Market

Lazy Acres Market 2080 N. Bellflower Blvd. Long Beach, CA 90815 (562) 430-4134 There is a new market in town and it is fabulous! Lazy Acres Market has had a beautiful store in Santa Barbara since 1991 and they have…

Korean Pear and Tangerine Salad

korean pear salad

Korean Pear and Tangerine Salad Ingredients: Romaine Lettuce 1 Korean Pear, chopped 3 Seedless Tangerines 1 Pkg Melissa’s Steamed Peeled Red Baby Beets (4-5 small beets), sliced Rice vinegar to taste Instructions: Gently toss all ingredients. Chill for 15-30 minutes before serving

Easy Pumpkin Soup with Toasted Pine Nuts

Pumpkin Soup with Toasted Pine Nuts

Pumpkin Soup with Toasted Pine Nuts Ingredients: 15 oz. Can of Pumpkin 14 oz. Can of  Coconut Milk 1 Cup Low-Fat Milk 3T Butter 4 Cloves Garlic, chopped 1/2 Onion, chopped 1/2 tsp. Fresh Ginger, grated Salt to taste Toasted…

Korean Pear & Lentil Wrap

Korean Pear Lentil Wrap

Hooray – Korean Pears are here! I look forward to Korean Pear season every year. Yes, it’s possible to find different Asian pears (aka apple pears) at other times of the year. They are good, but can’t compare to these…

Roasted Pink Pumpkin Seeds

roasted pink pumpkin seeds

Tis the season for winter squash – Kabocha, Acorn, Delicata, Butternut and more! I love winter squash. They look pretty, taste great and are full of nutrition. Sometimes I shop with a particular variety in mind. Other times I just…