Tag: squash

Acorn Squash Chicken Chili
Dinner, Lunch, Main, Soup

Acorn Squash Chicken Chili

Two of the foods that most represent autumn to me are chili and squash… so why not combine them!  I was making chicken chili over the weekend and roasting squash for two separate things when this thought came upon me.  But how to incorporate squash that was cooked and not in […]

Sweet Potato Lentils (Slow Cooker)
Crock Pot, Dinner, Lunch, Main, Vegetarian

Sweet Potato Lentils (Slow Cooker)

Pinch of Yum is one of my favorite food and recipe blogs!  I check it almost daily because the recipes are inspiring and inventive and the pictures are gorgeous.  I recently tried their recipe for the Sweet Potato Lentils in the Slow Cooker (link) and WOW were they amazing! I changed two […]

Roasted Spaghetti Squash Bowl
Dinner, Lunch, Main, Vegetables, Vegetarian

Roasted Spaghetti Squash Bowl

Squash is everywhere right now, and I literally mean everywhere!  Between pumpkins for Halloween, gourds to decorate for the fall and the bins full of them at the Farmer’s Market, they’re on overload.  The good news is that this mean you can get them for a great deal!  I picked […]

Poblano Pepper and Butternut Squash Bake with Roasted Corn
Dinner, Gluten Free, Lunch, Main, Sides, Vegetables, Vegetarian

Poblano Pepper and Butternut Squash Bake with Roasted Corn

After *another* weekend of buying entirely too much at the Farmer’s market, I was trying to decide what to make with my finds.  I ended up with a handful of poblano peppers because they were the perfect specimens, magazine worthy – shiny, crisp and fresh and the perfect size.  Poblano peppers are probably […]

Healthy Butternut Squash and Black Bean Enchilada Bake
Dinner, Gluten Free, Lunch, Main, Vegetarian

Healthy Butternut Squash and Black Bean Enchilada Bake

An easy one pot dish that is as healthy as it is mouth-watering – sign me up!  I don’t think I am alone in feeling that if it’s easily made and delicious I’m going to try it once and if successful, keep making it.  This, I am happy to say, is […]

Autumn Salad
Dinner, Gluten Free, Lunch, Main, Salads

Autumn Salad

As the season changes, so does what I’m in the mood for.  The air gets chillier, the leaves start to turn and I start to crave warm foods.  Warm can apply to a lot of food features: temperature, spice level, even the way it makes you feel.  This salad nailed […]