Vegetarian or Carnivore which is right

It started out innocently enough. Some humans started petting Betsy the Cow and before long they stopped grilling her up for burgers. The idea of grilling Betsy for supper became unheard of among this new breed of humans. They even gave themselves a name.. Vegetarian. Vegetarians sprung up across the country. Soon they were everywhere,…

Vegetarian and Vegan Food Comparisons

The difference between vegetarian and vegan food may not seem too big, but to a vegan, especially, it certainly can be. Vegans will not eat any dairy product such as milk and cheese, or eggs, and some vegans will not eat honey. Though vegan friendly cheese is available, and soya milk can be an alternative…

Vegetarian Recipes

This vegetarian black-eyed peas salad works great as a side item. Here is how to make it: 1/2 teaspoon olive oil1 teaspoon low-sodium soysauce1/2 onion1 clove garlic1/2 cup cut celery1/2 red/green pepper1/4 cup pea pods1 cup boiled, cooked black-eyed peas Heat oil in a pan, add onion, garlic, celery, and saute for a few minutesAdd…

Vegetable Sculpting

Vegetable sculpting? Carrot curls anyone? Carving decorative vegetables is probably becoming a lost art. In the past it was not unusual to see ordinary housewives turning radishes into roses, and cucumber slices into stars, or making carrot curls. Not that decorative little touches are not to be seen at parties and important family dinners, they are…

Tostada Con Tomate

Tostada con Tomate is everything that Spanish food should be good quality ingredients which are simply prepared to provide a delicious taste of Spain. It’s a Spanish breakfast favourite which can also be enjoyed at any time of the day. The Spanish don’t really do breakfasts, as they tend have very late suppers. Lunch is…

Top 5 Beers to Pair with Grilled Food

When people think about pairing alcohol with food, most people think about wine.  This is disheartening because beer can be paired with food just as successfully as wine can.  The type of beer that is paired with your food depends on the food being prepared.  Interestingly, grilled foods add a unique twist to beer pairings…

Tips for Leftover Bread Crusts

Around this house, we make a concerted effort not to waste any food if we can help it. As it turns out, bread crusts can be one of the easiest ‘leftovers’ to find uses for. Most people who have cooked turkey and who like stuffing know that they can be used in the stuffing. They…

Vegetable Fettuccine Recipe

When I think of summertime dishes, the first thing I think of is vegetables. Fresh, homegrown vegetables from the garden or farmer’s market make this delicious, summery dish absolutely outstanding. The absence of a heavy, cheesy sauce keeps this dish light enough to avoid bogging you down on a warm summer’s night, and the beautiful…