Milli’s Crumbly Apple Coffee Cake

1-1/8 cup butter 1-1/2 cup sugar 2 eggs 2-1/2 cups or more flour 10-12 medium apples, peeled and thickly sliced 1 tsp. cinnamon 1/2 cup chopped walnuts or any other nuts Cream 1 cup butter.  Add 1 cup sugar and mix in well.  Add…

Eggplant Caviar

This is a recipe from David Lebovitz About six servings If you don’t have a gas or outdoor grill, you can make this by just oven-roasting the eggplant for a longer period of time, until they’re completely soft and wilted. Another nice addition is…

Baked Zucchini Fries

1 lb or so zucchini1/2 cup italian seasoned panko bread crumbs1/4 cup crumbled parmesan cheese2 eggsPreheat oven to 325ºF.  Line baking sheet with foil and spray with non-stick spray.  Set aside.  Combine bread crumbs and parmesan cheese.  Set aside.  Whisk 2 eggs together in…

White Bean and Garlic Scape Dip (from The New York Times)

1/3 cup sliced garlic scapes (3 to 4)1 tablespoon freshly squeezed lemon juice, more to taste 1/2 teaspoon coarse sea salt, more to tasteGround black pepper to taste1 can (15 ounces) cannellini beans, rinsed and drained 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil, more for drizzling. 1. In…

Roasted Asparagus

A very simple recipe but elegant for a nice dinner party. Vegan friendly and very nutritious! 1 lb asparagus 1 ½ tablespoons olive oil ½ teaspoon kosher salt (or 1/4 teaspoon regular table salt) 1.Preheat oven to 425°F. 2.Cut off the woody bottom part…

Maple Glazed Carrots & Shallots

This is a yummy fall recipe that is simple to make! 1 lb Carrots, sliced on a diagonal 1-2 Shallots, (depending on size) sliced 2 Tbs. Olive Oil Sea Salt & Pepper Fresh Thyme 3-4 Tbs. Maple Syrup Heat olive oil in a skillet…

Potato Leek Soup (non-dairy)

Warm soups and stews are so yummy this time of year…great for the body too! Enjoy this one. 1 Tbs. olive oil 1 cup leeks, sliced 2-3 stalks of celery, I like to use the middle section in soups, chopped 2 carrots, chopped 2…

Gluten-Free Pumpkin Chai Muffins

These went over really well in my house last week! I hope you like them as well. Preheat your oven to 350 and lightly grease or line 24 muffin tins. Combine the following ingredients in a mixing bowl. 1 can organic pumpkin 1/2 cup Butter…

Simple Tomato Soup

1 28-oz can Organic Tomatoes, or fresh if you like 1 tsp Olive Oil or Butter 1 medium Onion Handful of Fresh Basil, julienne sliced Sea Salt & Pepper 1/2 cup Water or Vegetable Stock Slice the onion into half-moons and saute in a…

Stuffed Pears

1/2 lb Organic Sausage (I use poultry sausage) 1 Shallot, sliced thin 1 Tbs. Olive Oil Fresh Sage Sea Salt & Pepper 1/2 head  Green Cabbage, finely chopped 3/4 cup Cranberries 1 Bay Leaf 1 Tbs. Apple Cider Vinegar 2 tsp. Honey or Maple…