Roast Spaghetti Squash

Roast Spaghetti Squash

    Spaghetti squash is such a delicious and nutritious way to curb those carbohydrate cravings and still feel satisfied.  It’s a great base for so many recipes and the SS has a satisfying al dente bite like the best pasta.  Each serving of SS only has 42 calories, 10 carbs and 1 gram of … Continue reading

Yukina Savoy greens and Mushrooms

Yukina Savoy greens and Mushrooms

    I wanted to re-create a dish from one of my favorite sushi restaurants in Newport, OR.  (It has since moved to Corvallis)  The original dish is a sautéed shiitake mushroom and spinach dish and the broth is so delicately delicious.  Whenever my family goes to Sada’s we jealously guard the leftover broth from … Continue reading

Warm Quinoa Carrot Salad

Warm Quinoa Carrot Salad

  There are days where you just don’t feel like going to the store and instead look around in your cupboards and veggie drawer for inspiration.  The ingredients for this dish are fairly common and even if you don’t regularly use quinoa I would recommend keeping it on hand.  It’s an ancient grain that is … Continue reading

Winter Farmer’s Market @ Wentworth Greenhouses NH

Winter Farmer’s Market @ Wentworth Greenhouses NH

I ventured over to the Winter Farmer’s Market at the Wentworth Greenhouses in Rollinsford today.  I had no idea what to expect as I drove down the road towards the market but I was excited to find that it was much larger than I had thought with a huge variety of vendors inside the greenhouses. … Continue reading

Roasted Cumin Carrots with Lemony Yogurt Sauce

Roasted Cumin Carrots with Lemony Yogurt Sauce

In a recent post I wrote about the Newmarket farmer’s market.  https://asavourylife.com/2014/03/15/a-trip-to-newmarket-farmers-market/ I bought some spring baby carrots and a mix of greens from a local farmer and tonight I created a recipe with them.  I really wanted to highlight the fresh earthy flavor of the carrots and the sharp green bite of the greens without … Continue reading