8 posts tagged Vegetables

Guest Feature: California Carrot Cake Muffins

There’s no turning back now. What’s done is done. The seeds have been planted! After much discussion about the ideal time to plant carrot seeds last winter, Make and Taste Founder Nicole and I ... Continue Reading

Guest Feature: Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Muffins With A Twist

Once upon a time, I had young children who were picky about eating their veggies. My firstborn, loved everything, but around the age of 2, started turning her nose up at things she used to devour. My ... Continue Reading

Crispy Sea Salt Vegetable Chips

We love chips in my household, especially tortilla chips.  On a recent trip to a local grocery store they had a sweet potato chip station set up.  My toddler loved watching all the chips being made ... Continue Reading

Growing A Beginner Vegetable Garden: Part 1

I'm taking on a new challenge with my toddler, growing a beginner vegetable garden.  Ok, lets be realistic, we are going to attempt to grow carrots.  Orange, White and Purple carrots that he picked ... Continue Reading

Connecticut Road Trip: Westmoor Park- Community Gardens, Animals and Education

I have been visiting Westmoor Park, located in West Hartford, CT, since my son started walking and I always look forward to seeing what is new each time.  On our recent visit I was so excited to ... Continue Reading

Cauliflower Mash: A Perfect Side To Any Meal

During the summer I'm always in search of lighter meals and adding some variety to side dishes.  One of my go-to sides has been mashed cauliflower.  Anyone who enjoys mashed potatoes will like ... Continue Reading

Connecticut Road Trip: Wethersfield’s Farmers Market

I love to cook and bake with local farm fresh vegetables and fruits and always look forward to springtime when farmers markets open for the season.  I'm usually one of the first customers on opening ... Continue Reading

Virginia Feature: Petit Veggie Omelets

If you’ve ever struggled to incorporate vegetables into your toddler’s diet, you’re not alone. I consider it a win if my daughter will at least give a new veggie a try, even if she doesn’t ... Continue Reading