Tag: zucchini

22 Healthy Zucchini Recipes

by in Healthy Recipes, In Season, July 18, 2013

It’s prime season for summer squash, and like most folks, I get all jazzed up when the zucchini harvest arrives. Here are 22 healthy ways to devour this summer goodie. Soups, Salads, Snacks … and a Cocktail! Zucchini is the chameleon of the produce world, adapting to any surrounding flavor and texture. It’s tremendously delishRead more

Summer Fest: Cukes and Zukes

by in In Season, July 28, 2010

This year, we’re celebrating our undying affection for fresh produce in the third-annual Summerfest. How it works: summer-loving bloggers like Shauna from Gluten-Free Girl and Todd and Diane from White on Rice Couple are sharing recipes and tips about the same harvest-fresh ingredients each week.

Zucchini Bread, Lightened Up

by in Meal Makeovers, July 19, 2010

It’s easy to be fooled into believing that zucchini bread is good for you – it’s made with vegetables after all! In actuality, many recipes are weighed down with fat and sugar — so we’re going to lighten things up.

Try It Today: Raw Food

by in Healthy Tips, No-Cook Choices, August 7, 2009

What better way to go oven-free in the height of summer than trying out some raw cuisine? I decided to get the full raw food experience by dining at Pure Food & Wine, a popular raw food restaurant in New York City and spoke with Sarma Melingailis, owner and author of Living Raw Food.

Market Watch: Summer Squash

by in Farmers' Market Finds, Healthy Recipes, No-Cook Choices, August 5, 2009

I love summer squash sautéed or roasted – but what about raw? Check out these two squash recipes full of summer flavor and there’s no cooking required!