Archive for the ‘Vegging In’ Category

posted by on Cheese, Dinner, Mexican, Protein, Vegetarian, Vegging In

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After a string of dinners out and simple meals at home (a.k.a. veggie burger and whole wheat toast), I wanted to make a proper meal, and more importantly, try a new recipe. So it was perfect timing when Cooking Light‘s “Best of Fast and Healthy Meals in 30 Minutes or Less” special issue plopped on [...]

posted by on American, Cheese, Comfort Food, Sandwiches, Soup, Vegging In

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Who are you kidding with those flip flops and sun dresses? It’s fall, people! As much as I love basking in summertime sun, there’s something nice about dialing it down and enjoying the comforts of home when it’s chilly outside. One of my favorite meals to eat on a cool night is grilled cheese with [...]

posted by on American, Apples, Baking, Cereal, Chicken, Comfort Food, Dessert, Dinner, Events, Seasonal, Vegging In

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Last week, I got to attend a fun event hosted by Post—right here in my work building! The company brought with them the chefs and owners of Chelsea eatery Tipsy Parson, Julie Taras Wallach and Tasha Garcia, who showed us how to use cereal to put a healthy spin on comfort food. I’m a huge [...]

posted by on American, Cheese, Comfort Food, Entrees, Pasta, Vegetables, Vegging In

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Fitness magazines are goldmines for healthy spins on traditional favorites. Case in point: this recipe I tried out last night from, funnily enough, Fitness mag. It was a baked mac and cheese dish created by celebrity chef Rocco DiSpirito from his cookbook, Now Eat This!, that instead of the typically unhealthy/delicious ingredients, used whole wheat [...]

posted by on Baking, Breakfast, Brunch, Eggs, Fruit, Vegging In

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For the first time in my three years of living in New York, I have a dining table—with chairs! This might seem like a lot of fuss over nothing for people in other cities, even to people in Brooklyn who know what space is. But Manhattanites deal with such little space that we start using [...]

posted by on Pizza, Sandwiches, Tofu, Vegetables, Vegetarian, Vegging In

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Some weeknight dinner inspiration: It’s funny how something as simple as flatbread can get me all excited. I picked up some Middle Eastern flatbread at Trader Joe’s the other day and made a pizza of sorts, topped with pesto, shredded mozzarella cheese, tofu and sauteed tomato and onions from the farmer’s market. All it requires [...]