Tag Archives: Vegetables

Shelley Proffitt Eagan talks beef, grassfed beef.

I find myself in many a’convo about meat. Where do I buy it? How did I chose Proffitt Farms? How do I choose a farmer outside of Charlotte? This was the latest conversation I had with my in-laws last weekend. Of course, I am always super excited to get someone switched over to grassfed, local meat! I could […]

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Dead in the water

Well, we’re all moved. WOOHOO! Thank goodness for friends and family that helped us get everything moved, unpacked and put away. It took a full weekend of hard work, sweat and NOT ONE TEAR 😉 until… I went to turn on the oven… nuttin’… stove… nuttin’… No dinner for us. Wah, wah, wah… So I apologize […]

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Spontaneous date night!

  Well the hubs and I found ourselves at home. Together. By 6pm last night. This is a rarity. So we had a spontaneous date night! We had a ton of tomatoes from the garden and our CSA, so I had been thinking all day of what to do with them. I had already made […]

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Tomatillo Rich

So I have two tomatillo plants. Purple tomatillo plants to be exact. And when I purchased them from the farmer’s market the farmer looked at me over his eyeglasses and said, “these are going to get big – they need lots of room”. I smiled, nodded and thought, I have the perfect spot for them! […]

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Andouille Sausage… yes, please.

For those of you joining us for the Whole30 challenge and really for anyone else reading this – have I got news for you! Proffitt Family Farms has blessed us with their very own Andouille Sausage. Of course, upon reading the label and finding NO SUGAR and small list of natural ingredients, I did not hesitate to buy […]

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Grilled Veggies with herb drizzle

 – Thanks Giada! (Slightly adapted for Paleo) Ingredients 3 red bell peppers, seeded and halved 3 yellow squash (about 1 pound total), sliced lengthwise into 1/2-inch-thick rectangles 3 zucchini (about 12 ounces total), sliced lengthwise into 1/2-inch-thick rectangles 3 Japanese eggplant (12 ounces total), sliced lengthwise into 1/2-inch-thick rectangles 12 cremini mushrooms 1 bunch (1-pound) […]

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