Recipes

*recipes with a star denote my favorites!

Breakfast

Late Summer Granola Bars

Caramelized banana french toast

Breakfast Polenta casserole

Homemade Yogurt

Pumpkin Spice Pancakes

Scrambled Eggs with Spinach, Garlic, and Caramelized Onions

Jesse’s Omelet and Fried Potatoes

Farm Fresh Omelet

Power Frittata

Better than a clif bar: Oatmeal-Chocolate Chip Bars

*Olive oil granola

Holiday Dishes

Veggie stuffing and lightened up sweet potato & marshmallow casserole

Classic Potato Salad, Skillet Baked Beans, and Honey Baked Ham

Spiced Almonds

Sugar ‘n spice almonds

Whole Berry Cranberry Sauce

Low Sugar Apple Butter

Apple and caramelized onion tart

*Sweet potato latkes with lime-cilantro sour cream sauce

Healthified Spinach Dip

*Spicy caramel popcorn

Pasta Carbonara and baked meatballs

Pumpkin dip

Soup & Salad

Potato and Leek Chowder

Potato-Garlic-Rosemary Soup

Squash-Sundried Tomato Soup

Fig, Gorgonzola, Walnut, and Arugula Salad

Chicken-Apple-Basil Salad

Scallop Nicoise Salad

Chilled Borscht (Beet) Soup

Summer salad with prosciutto, toasted walnuts, poached egg, and champagne vinaigrette

Carrot ginger soup

Moroccan Lentil Stew

*Peanut Vegetable stew

Side Dishes

*Crispy Roasted Potatoes with Romesco Sauce

Ranch-Roasted Potatoes

Caramelized Onions and Maple Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Roasted Brussels sprouts with caramelized onions and cranberries

Roasted Brussels Sprouts, Fennel, and Potatoes

Roasted garlic and garlic oil

J-Cat’s Lamb Sauce

Main Courses (Non-Vegetarian)

Superfood Salmon Salad

*Turkey Meatballs

Braised Lamb Shoulder Chops

BBQ Chicken & Veggie Kabobs

Salmon with Peach-Mustard Glaze and Jicama-Mango Salad

Pulled BBQ Chicken Sandwiches

*Bison Meatloaf and Skillet Potatoes

Shrimp & Veggie Stirfry

*Middle-Eastern Stuffed Peppers

Black Bean and Chicken Quesadillas

Chicken Sausage and Veggie Pita Pizza

Mediterranean Rice & Beans

Bison Burgers & Cucumber Salad

Mediterranean Chicken Scampi

Orecchiette with Sweet Peas and Ricotta

Peanut Noodles with Shrimp and Green Beans

Vegetarian Main Courses

*The Best Macaroni and Cheese…Ever.

Pumpkin Macaroni and Cheese

Cauliflower Macaroni and Cheese

Octoberfest Vegetarian Chili

Kale, Carrots, and Sesame Tofu

Vegetable Ratatouille

Portabello Burgers

*Black Bean Enchiladas

Runner’s Enchiladas

Vegetarian Sloppy Joes

*Coconut Cauliflower Curry

Peanut Butter Pasta

Homemade Pesto

Butternut squash and spinach lasagna

Spaghetti squash with marinara sauce

Mom’s stuffed shells

Sauteed cauliflower and vegan sausage

Pumpkin risotto

Faster than a 5K Dinner – Cous Cous, Veggies, & Tofu

Mediterranean Cous Cous

Tomato-Basil Pita Pizzas

*Vegan Paella

*Asian Peanut Noodles

Sesame Noodles with Vegetables

Chickpeas and leeks with yogurt dressing

Raw “sloppy joes”

*Raw “tabbouleh”

Camembert and brown butter pear sandwich

Mediterranean Baked Acorn Squash

Breads

*Homemade Brioche

*Whole Wheat Pizza Dough

Whole Wheat Beer Bread

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

*Pumpkin Swirl Bread

Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Bread

Cakes, Cookies, and Pie

Chocolate Zucchini Cake

Cherry-Chocolate-Coconut-Pecan Blondies

The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies

Oatmeal, Chocolate Chip, Peanut Butter, M&M Cookies

Molasses Pumpkin Cookies

Marathon Runner’s Apple Cake

Megan’s Maple Apple Crisp

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread Pudding

Caramel Apple-Butter Oat Bars

*Cardamom Peach Pie

Healthy Carrot Cake Cupcakes

*Oatmeal, coconut, and dark chocolate cookies

Chocolate-covered oreos

Iced Pumpkin Cookies

Chocolate crinkle cookies

Crushed candy cane cookies

*Homemade oreos

Oatmeal apple butter bars

Caramel and chocolate covered popcorn

*Salty, Sweet Nantucket Cookies

Caramel apple streusel pie

*Mini peanut butter cup brownies

*White chocolate pumpkin cookies

Cherry-Blueberry-Peach Pie

Megan’s Special Oatmeal-Chocolate Chip Cookies

Saltine “Crack” cookies

Vegan, gluten-free banana bread bites

Mother’s Day Chocolate Chip Cookies

Homemade Peanut Butter Ice Cream

No Bake Peanut Butter Cookies

*Chocolate Stout Cake with Whipped Cream Icing

Superfood Cookies

Dark Chocolate Peanut Butter Cups

Gluten-free brownies made with raw cacao

Toasted Indian Vermicelli Pudding

*Copycat Compost Cookies (vegan)

White bean brownies (vegan)

Almond butter brownies

*Protein-packed cheesecake

*“Better than Sex” Cake

Pear Clafoutis

Cranberry Pecan Bars

No excuses cookies (gluten free!)

Classic holiday sugar cookies

Pear-Berry Gingersnap Crumble

Dark chocolate brownies with Reese’s

*Mint Oreo Cheesecake