Collard Greens

Easy & Delicious Vegan Spanakopita Recipe 11

This Easy & Delicious Vegan Spanakopita Recipe has a healthy little secret. Within that oh-so light and flakey crust, it is stuffed with savory, seasoned greens and tangy sun dried tomatoes nestled inside. My whole family enjoyed each bite! Getting kids involved in cooking is fun. Especially with plant based cooking. No worries of contamination or […]

Vegan Spanakopita Recipe

Collard Wraps

Fresh & Crisp Collard Tofu Wraps for One 8

After all the crazy eating over the holidays – cookies, heavy meals, wine and empty carbs it’s time to detox with Fresh & Crisp Collard Tofu Wraps for One. I love using fresh collard greens as a wrap for delicious fillings.  It adds a nice crunch as well as lots […]

The Twelve Veggies of Christmas

First we brought to you the tale of Old McFrancisco had a Farm.And now my three year old and I bring to you….the Twelve Veggies of Christmas. Happy Holidays from FCC! On the first day of Christmas, right from KYV, A Wonderful Kohlrabi.  The second day of Christmas, right from KYV, Two […]

Collard Sushi

Collard Sushi with Hummus and My Trip to San Francisco 5

Fresh and flavorful salsa and hummus are tightly wrapped in a crisp collard green. Collard Sushi with Hummus is a delicious option for snack or light lunch. I’ve returned from my 10th anniversary trip with the new knowledge that I am not, in fact, a city girl like I thought I […]

How to Prep Fresh Collard Greens 4

I have had a few requests on how I prep fresh CSA/farm share veggies so I’ll start with collard greens. You don’t necessarily have to rinse them as many times as I do but I can’t guarantee there won’t be a little sand left.  This is so worth the effort as […]

Butternut Squash, Collard and Quinoa Soup

Butternut Squash, Collard and Quinoa Soup Ingredients 1 butternut squash, peeled, seeded and chopped 2 cups chopped baby carrots2 yellow onion, diced2 tsp minced garlic6 cups vegetable stock or broth2 bunches of collards, de-stemmed and chopped1/3 cup quinoaSalt and pepper to taste2 tsp dried thyme Directions 1. Sauté the onion until softened […]

Jamaican Feast; Jerk Chicken, Grilled Sweet Potato, Greens 7

After my Eating Well magazine arrived with its article about Jamaican Cuisine I said I must try this tonight!  We had a little impromptu party with my parents and our friend Jim. Cue the Bob Marley music.  We’re jammin. Jamaican Jerk Chicken (Altered from Jacqui’s Jerk Chicken, Eating Well pp. 66) Ingredients […]