Calabaza


North African Chickpea Stew

Sweet Calabaza squash, fresh cilantro and crunchy peanuts comprise this delicious North African Chickpea Stew. Today’s Eat. Live.Be. for a better 2011 is how to get out of a rut. The only thing that works for me is to change things up and simply keep trying. Think about it, any […]


Curried Chickpea Stew

My original idea for this slow cooker recipe came from Heather at Where’s the Beach. She did a wonderful black eyed pea mixture for the new year. I busted out the crock pot and somehow this recipe is what I ended up with. No idea how I went the curry […]


Creamy Calabaza Carrot Soup

I’m back! I feel like it’s been forever but I just didn’t feel like turning the computer on while I was home. We had such a wonderful, busy holiday filled with family, friends and delicious food. Friday night we had Christmas Eve dinner at my Mom’s house with fruited rice, […]


Barley and Kale with Sun Dried Tomato, Pine Nuts and Herbed Cheese

  In Clean Eating magazine I came across a barley risotto with kale, sun dried tomatoes, butternut squash, pine nuts and ricotta.  The flavors sounded so intriguing together but with putting on my sister-in-law’s wedding shower this weekend I didn’t have time to babysit risotto.  Instead, as time saving measures, I […]


Roasted Calabaza, Onion and Sweet Potato

I know I’m a little weird.   I don’t post a lot of delectable desserts or deadly dinners a la Paula Deen to attract the food gawking masses.   And I. Love. Squash.   See?  We have something in common.  Who doesn’t love squash?   This brings me to the […]