butternut squash

Spiralized Veggie & Potato Latkes

Spiralized Veggie & Potato Latkes

Why eat traditional potato latkes, when you can have a different latke every night of Hannukah! This year, I used my spiralizer to make latkes with white potatoes, sweet potatoes, zucchini, and butternut squash! 4 different veggies endless combinations. I went for traditional, sweet potato, […]

Mushroom Butternut Squash Stuffing

Mushroom Butternut Squash Stuffing

Believe it or not, I actually never used to eat stuffing. But if you read some of my other posts about my weird food preferences, you probably would believe. Per usual, I had a very good reason, I never had tried it but was certain […]

Featured Ingredient: Spaghetti Squash

Featured Ingredient: Spaghetti Squash

Did you know there are more than 25 varieties of winter squash! Of course we all love Butternut Squash, Acorn Squash, and Spaghetti Squash but that is just the tip of the iceberg! Four Facts about Winter Squash Winter Squash is an excellent source of […]

Farro with Pumpkin Pomegranate & Brussels

Farro with Pumpkin Pomegranate & Brussels

It finally feels like fall in DC so I am celebrating the only way I know how… with all the fall flavors. Pumpkin Pomegranate and Brussels Sprouts! As delicious as this dish is, one thing it is not is a one pot meal. I wish! […]

Apple Autumn Salad

Apple Autumn Salad

Apples & Butternut Squash & Dried Cherries OH MY! Just because the summer is over doesn’t mean fruit has to disappear from your bed of greens! Apples add the perfect crunch to an autumn salad. This salad packs double the apple power with an apple […]

Butternut Squash & Pear Pizza

Butternut Squash & Pear Pizza

Is there anything worse than buying what you think is a “healthy” frozen pizza from grocery store only to get home and realize that the serving size is ¼ of the pizza. Let’s face it, there is no way you are eating ¼ of that […]

Cauliflower Crust Pizza with Butternut Squash & Brussels Sprouts

Cauliflower Crust Pizza with Butternut Squash & Brussels Sprouts

If you told me 10 years ago I would not only eat, but enjoy pizza crust that was actually cauliflower, I would have told you “yeah right.” I have a distinct memory from when I was younger when my mom tried to “trick me” by […]

Butternut Squash & Mushroom Farro Risotto

Butternut Squash & Mushroom Farro Risotto

Tom Brady does not eat mushrooms but that’s not gonna stop me! We are expecting a huge snowstorm at the end of the week here in Boston, so I am planning to eat lots of this Farro Risotto to stay warm (well this and lots […]

Roasted Butternut Squash & Rainbow Carrot Salad

Roasted Butternut Squash & Rainbow Carrot Salad

It’s hard to crave a salad on cold winter days, but if you had warm roasted squash to your greens you get the best of both worlds, right? This salad packs extra warmth with the addition of roasted rainbow carrots. Add the maple vinaigrette and […]