Posts tagged "vegetables"

Frisky Eats: 9 Ways To Cook With Parsnips

I really, really enjoy cooking and am pretty much the anti-thesis of a picky eater. When I look at a menu, everything looks and sounds delicious. That said, when I go into a grocery store or peruse the local farmer’s market, I find myself strangely intimidated by certain vegetables. It took me awhile to finally…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / December 14, 2014

Frisky Eats: 10 Yummy Things To Make With Corn

Summer produce is just the best. Peaches, watermelon, plums, cherries, eggplant, green beans, tomatoes and, my personal favorite, CORN. During the summer months, I find myself serving corn-on-the-cob as a side with at least half of my home cooked meals, boiling it for only a few minutes so the kernels keep some of their crunch,…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / August 19, 2014

Watch A Guy Play Electronic Music … With Vegetables

This is J. Viewz. This is a video of him making music with vegetables. Like, really, with vegetables. I can’t really pretend like I get the technology, other than to say, I think he’s using some kind of kinetic pad in order to connect the veggies to his sampler. Either way, this vegetable-rific version of…

By: Julie Gerstein / March 7, 2013

Cheat Your Way To Healthy Eating

Every couple of months or so we try and get on the healthy eating wagon only to be waylaid a few weeks later by a drunken pizza run. C’est la vie. It ‘s always nice while it lasts. To make your next attempt at healthy living a little easier, we found this darling veggie cooking…

By: Julie Gerstein / September 21, 2011

The Lazy Girl’s Insta-Garden

Who doesn’t want local, fresh vegetables—especially when those veggies are, like, from your backyard local. Just because you don’t have hours of free time to slave away in the dirt and blazing sun, doesn’t mean you can’t follow Mrs. O’s gardening lead. Behold, your very own roll out and grow garden kit. The Roll-Out Veg…

By: Nina Carbone / August 12, 2009