Tag: veggies

Okra Fries

Boyfriend and I go to Asheville from time to time in order to have a quick weekend escape and to pretend that Biltmore is our own personal home. Each time we go, we pick a day to have a major meal at Chai Pani, an Indian street food restaurant. Here we can get an obscene [...]

Chocolate Covered Spinach: The Other Milkshake… err… something

Summer’s here and the time is right for dancin’  in the street drinking creamy, frosty beverages. Seriously, it’s wet-blanket, poor air quality, crap-I-developed-asthma hot and humid down here. It’s gross, and I’m trying not to eat my weight in ice cream as I do every summer. I was not made for heat. I was made [...]

S[no]w Day Black Bean Nachos

Seems the snow missed us but dumped itself heavily on the areas around us. Thus, I got the day off! I have thus far spent it on very light cleaning, eating, blogging, and sleeping. It has been a much -needed break. On Sunday, I boiled up a bag of dried black beans for us to [...]

All Hail Kale!

Ode to Kale Your leaves so verdant and fresh in hue Can be blended in smoothies or braised in a stew. Brash when raw, sweet when sauteed, Why for so many years was I afraid? A dollar a pound at the grocery, If you were cheaper, you’d be damn near free. Your taste is delicious, [...]