There's nothing tastier than a side sauteed mushrooms, but often I wish that mushrooms could be the focus of my dinner versus a little snippet. This recipe is incorporates sauteed mushrooms and potatoes for a heartier dish that is great for lunch or dinner. I also added soy hamburger to boost the protein content.
Here's a list of last minute Mother's Day Gift ideas that Mom will love! From specialty Foods (I mean - who doesn't LOVE consumables?) to cool Techie Toys that will make Mom's life easier!
Having exactly one full day to tour around Sonoma and do some wine tasting, I knew we had to have laser focus when planning our agenda. As the Sonoma area is rather large, we decided to focus on the Alexander Valley area.
This year has been rough. Not only do I have carpool on some days at 6:50 a.m., but I have to get my 13 year old out the door and that's no easy task. Therefore, I have really come to rely on strong coffee. Sure, I can make drip coffee, or a K Cup, but what I really need on trying sleepy-eyed mornings is a solid cup of joe. Truthfully, making French Press coffee doesn't take any more time than making drip!
After eating an entire block of cheese this morning, I sort of felt bad about myself. I love cheese, but clearly my day had a precarious start. Determined to right my bingeful wrongs, I decided to make myself a vegan afternoon snack.
Sometimes I walk through the produce aisle and buy pretty fruit. I certainly didn't have a game plan for the pineapple, but in my cart it went. Afterall, pineapples are probably the coolest fruit out there! The weather in San Diego has been unseasonably hot, which means our local farmers are madly picking lettuces before they go to seed. So, our CSA loaded us up on just about every variety of lettuce this week. Today's plan of attack was salad, and using that cool impulse-buy pineapple.
We make a lot of rice during the week, so sometimes it's fun to mix it up. If you have a rice cooker, then I suggest trying out this super easy coconut rice recipe. It goes well with stir fry veggies and any type of seafood, especially teriyaki salmon on the grill.