Eat Your Vegetables!

Hosted by Susan Feliciano
Group active since Thu, Jan 13, 2011

We all know how important it is to eat our vegetables. But how often do we make a delicious main dish, only to think: What can I serve with this? I often see references to "Serve with a lightly steamed vegetable..." but sometimes I'm out of ideas for a tasty vegetable to go with my meal. So use this group to share some of your tastiest vegetable recipes. New, old, tried and true - whatever! I look forward to seeing your good veggie suggestions. Please limit posts to recipes containing vegetables and fruits.


Friday's Fruit: GRAPES

By Susan Feliciano - Aug 8, 2014

HISTORY Grapes have a long and abundant history. While they’ve grown wild since creation, evidence suggests they were cultivated in Asia as early as 5000 BC. Grapes also played a role in numerous biblical accounts, being referred to by Jesus as the “fruit of the vine.” GRAPE FACTS There are...


Featured Vegetable: CORN

By Susan Feliciano - Aug 4, 2014

Many of us are in the middle of sweet corn harvest, or will be soon. And everyone has favorite recipes for this truly American grain. Corn is considered a starchy vegetable when "in the milk", in other words, before it is fully mature and the sugars have not changed to...


Featured Vegetable: TOMATOES

By Susan Feliciano - Aug 1, 2014

This week, let's share tomato recipes. Do you can or preserve your home grown tomatoes? Let us know your tricks. Do you love growing tomatoes? Share your gardening expertise. Love heirloom tomatoes? Share varieties and sources for acquiring. Just love to eat tomatoes? Share those recipes! Sauces, salads, plain or...


If You Love Beans But Hate The Discomfort

By Toni T - Jul 25, 2014

Apr 27 11 Secrets to Stop You Farting Like an Ogre and Alleviate Bloating from Beans It’s embarrassing, painful and simply uncomfortable! But after learning and implementing these 11 secrets, beans will deserve your LOVE again! Beans just have this famous reputation of making us fart like ogres! But wait,...


OKRA - Love It, or Not?

By Susan Feliciano - Jul 23, 2014

Okra, known in many English-speaking countries as ladies' fingers, bhindi, bamia, or gumbo, is a flowering plant in the mallow family. It is valued for its edible green seed pods. The geographical origin of okra is disputed, with supporters of Guatemalan, West African, Ethiopian, Indian and Bangladeshi origins. The plant...