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Recipes I've Shared:

Orange Ginger Chicken (adapted)

Adapted from Taste of Home Dec 11/Jan 12.

Strawberry relish (adapted)

Adapted from taste of home.

Fresh CSA Salsa

A mish-mash of all my late summer veggies from my CSA for the perfect salsa. NOTE: definately wear gloves when cutting jalapenos. ;)

Asian Cucumber Salad (adapted)

Adapted from Taste of Home. Very light and refreshing way to serve extra cukes from the garden this summer!

Janelle's simple pesto

Nut free pesto with CSA ingredients

Sesame Ginger Bok Choy Salad

Adapted from recipe from Crown Point CSA. Light and delish. Use with my Sesame Ginger dressing.


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Sesame Ginger dressing

A light asian inspired dressing. Serving size is 2 tbsp.

4 Bean Edamame Salad

A hearty side dish or serve over greens or diced tomatoes for a meal in itself. Full of fiber and omega-3s from the olive oil and edamame. Easy to prepare!

Black Bean Avocado Salad

Light and delicious. Good plain as a side dish, or on a whole-wheat wrap, or with tortillas.

Weeknight Chicken Pasta (adapted)

Adapted from Taste of Home Healthy Cooking.

Chicken Orzo Skillet (adapted)

Adapted from Taste of Home Healthy Cooking. Simple and easy recipe.

Cheesy Meat Loaf Minis (adapted)

Adapted from Cooking Light Jan/Feb 2011

Vegetable Scrambled Eggs (adapted)

Adapted from Taste of Home Comfort Food Diet recipe (added more veggies, added garlic powder)
I am having 2 servings with a bowl of sliced strawberries for a hearty delicious breakfast. And I'm not an egg eater, they're delicious! :)

Triple Cranberry Chicken Lettuce Wraps (adapted)

Adapted from oceanspray.com (omitted peanuts, added celery)

Salsa Quinoa

Easy and yummy

Butternut squash, kale, and leek soup

A delicious and light addition to any fall meal. Can adjust for veggies available at time. Also can adjust spices per your liking. Works best by using a Dutch oven.

Moroccan Veggie Stew (adapted)

Adapted from Taste of Home Oct/Nov 2010. Increased vegetable content slightly from original. NOTE: requires Dutch oven.

From Taste of Home: "This fragrant, spicy stew can also be served over couscous or with warm pita bread. A dollop of yogurt or sour cream on top will cool it down."

Sweet and Sour Stir Fry (adapted)

Adapted from "America's Favorite Name Brand Light Cooking" cookbook

Tuscan Vegetable Baked Ziti (adapted)

Adapted from Kraftfoods.com, switched to whole wheat pasta, low-fat cheeses, and increased veggie content.

Gail's Tuna Shells

A good way to introduce kids to tuna. You can increase the health benefit by switching out for a whole wheat pasta.

Caribbean Chicken Caesar Salad

Adapted from Taste of Home. A delicious, light, summery salad (lighter with low-fat mayo).

Greek Pasta Salad

Janelle's easy greek pasta salad (made with high fiber pasta and veggies from the CSA, which may change depending on what is received)