In the past, smoothies have gotten a bad reputation because they are full of processed sugars and other ingredients you can’t pronounce, so they couldn’t possibly be considered a healthy food. While this might be true for most smoothies you purchase at smoothie shops, did you know you could make easy high protein smoothies right in your own kitchen?
Are poblano peppers hot? This is the question I asked when I opened my farm box this week. Those dark green peppers snuggled nicely into their little carton looked VERY spicy! I soon discovered they are not as hot as they look.
Strata is different than other egg casseroles.
Unlike other breakfast casserole recipes, which call for the ingredients to be mixed together, strata preparation necessitates the bread to be layered with the filling to create custard- like layers, called strata. A mixture of beaten eggs, milk, and cheese is poured over meat, vegetable, and bread layers.
When I’m in the mood for eggs, and I want something more than scrambled or hard boiled; or when I want to make a delicious, super-easy meal, I whip up a frittata. A frittata is much like an omelette or crust-less quiche. It is typically served as a brunch, but my husband and I enjoy it for dinner. It makes a satisfying meal, and it offers me a way to use up left over vegetables I have hanging out in the fridge. Continue reading “Easy Baked Frittata With Tomatoes, Peppers, Onions, and Goat Cheese”