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Entries from August 2010

Meatless Monday — and FoodieTots — on NPR

August 9th, 2010 · 4 Comments

Y’all know that the FoodieTots family participates in Meatless Mondays. Today on NPR, you can hear more about the movement and hear an interview with yours truly, cooking my quinoa-stuffed zucchini boats. And if you’re looking for more family-friendly Meatless Monday recipes, visit our new Meatless Monday resource page. What are you cooking for Meatless […]

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Tags: food news · foodietots in the news · healthy eating · meatless monday · vegetarian

Quinoa-Stuffed Zucchini Boats (for Meatless Monday)

August 6th, 2010 · 17 Comments

If you garden or belong to a CSA, you’re likely searching for new ways to use up all that zucchini and summer squash right about now. These meatless stuffed zucchini, or “zucchini boats,” are a simple and tasty recipe that’s fast enough for a weeknight supper. I use quinoa, a quick-cooking grain similar to cous […]

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Tags: at market · cooking with kids · grains · kids cook monday · meatless monday · weeknight meals

Panzanella with Cannellini Beans

August 6th, 2010 · 6 Comments

Looking for a no-cook summer supper idea? How about one that uses up almost-overripe tomatoes and stale bread? Panzanella is an Italian summer salad that is best made with the ripest summer tomatoes you can find — and the perfect way to use those tomatoes sitting on your kitchen counter. Panzanella can be served as […]

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Tags: at market · beans · meatless monday · proteins · recipe