Friday, April 04, 2014

What's happening in my kitchen

Last week was meatfree week - which didn't mean much to me because every week is meatfree week for me - but I've been trying to many new recipes I thought I would share with you some of my favourites:

Oh She Glows Raw pad thai - this is basically a delicious salad slathered in peanut sauce which is just delicious to me. I'm a bit sad to be heading into autumn because I eating cold and raw salads is no longer as appealing as it was a few months ago.

Smitten Kitchen's Stuck Pot Rice - this is such comforting food to me. It's filling and feels so deliciously nourishing. And then there are the crunchy pieces of rice - DELICIOUS.

Smitten Kitchen's Cauliflower and Potato curry - OH MY GOODNESS. I've been eating this for lunch every day this week and it just perfectly hits the spot. Roasted cauliflower is just everything I want in this world.

Smitten Kitchen's Red Kidney Bean curry - this is another one of my lunch staples. It has so much ginger, which really helps my stomach to settle down and think about its actions (instead of being a rogue operator and hating me). It's tomato-y and easy to make.

I would write the recipes here for you, but I literally follow these exactly so what's the point. If you're anything like me and menu planning is your least favourite thing to do - trust me on these things. They're delicious, easy, and have a Decoybetty stamp of approval.

These also make 33, 34, 35 and 36 of my life list to try 100 new recipes.

You may also notice that I write a lot about Smitten Kitchen and Oh She Glows recipes, these ladies NEVER let me down.

Alright, I'm off to menu plan and cry a little bit, because i'm afraid if I make any of these things again at this point of time I'll never want to eat them again, and they're too delicious for that.

10 comments:

  1. Oh, thank you for the recipe links. . . I do love to try new things! This week it was a lasagna that used zucchini instead of noodles. Delicious!

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  2. Deidre....
    Well, we are far from being vegetarians around here--my crazy Dad always says that the main food groups are "meat, stuff that goes with meat, and dessert"--but I am glad that you have found some healthy, tasty recipes to cook, Friend!! Thanks for sharing!! ;)
    Love you later, Raelyn

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  3. You had me at, "It has so much ginger...!" I'll be making that this weekend to eat all week!!

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  4. Smitten Kitchen's Moroccan Spiced Spaghetti Squash is a fave in my house.

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  5. I'm going to be trying a bunch of these very soon - thank you for sharing

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  6. I just bookmarked SK's cauliflower potato curry. It sounds so delicious! Thanks for the recommendation. I love finding new dishes to cook.

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  7. There is a kitchen in Seattle that creates the most fantastic cauliflower soup, and I'm not a cauliflower fan. It is so thick and silky it makes me want to cry! (Seriously, I teared up the last time I went and discovered they had made it that day) I would send you some if you were ..like, closer. ;)

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  8. Thanks so much for sharing this! I've been eating clean for a few weeks now and wanted to go meat free for a week.
    Wish me luck!

    xo
    Eesh | The Other Side of Paradise

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  9. Deidre....
    It has been over one month since you last posted on this Blog!! I miss my Friend!! ;)
    Love you later, Raelyn

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