• cauliflower mac and cheese

    Cauliflower Mac & Cheese

    I wish I hadn’t taken so long to get into the cauliflower thing, its quickly become one of my favorite veggies. I love how it roasts to a perfect crispness, which makes it perfect to add some texture to Mac and Cheese. It also helps round out the dish a bit, definitely doesn’t make it “healthy” but adds a little more overall nutrition. I decided to make this Mac and Cheese with a “three nation” cheese blend. I did a combo of gruyere, manchego, and parmigiano reggiano. All three grate really easily and none are particularly overpowering. They are in many ways their countries equivalent cheese. Overall, I like a…

  • Cauliflower Fried Rice

    Cauliflower Fried “Rice”

    This Cauliflower Fried “Rice” recipe is the reason why I love cooking.  You can completely transform a traditionally bland but healthy ingredient like cauliflower into a delicious meal.  I was pleasantly surprised when my husband asked for seconds and even brought leftovers to work. What is also great about this recipe is that it is vegan and gluten free in its base form, but you could easily add a protein to it to make it a one stop dinner.  Something like chicken is always a good addition since its pretty light, I think beef would just be a bit too heavy. I actually ran the cauliflower through a food processor myself, which…