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Chipotle Lime Butternut Squash Fries

Chipotle Lime Butternut Squash Fries

2 TB olive oil 2 lbs. butternut squash (cut with crinkle cutter, cut in fries or cubed) 2 tsp. ground chipotle powder (hispanic section at the grocery) 1 tsp. salt Zest and juice from 2 limes 1/3 cup cilantro, slightly chopped Preheat oven to 425 degrees. Toss all ingredients into a large bowl. Line bakingContinue Reading

Baked Spaghetti Squash

Baked Spaghetti Squash

This stuff is fabulous! If you’ve never tried it, maybe now is the time if you can find some that look good. 1 spaghetti squash, cut in half and seeded (be careful cutting these suckers in half) olive oil, for drizzling salt & pepper, to taste Preheat oven to 375 degrees. Drizzle the cut sideContinue Reading

Mashed “Potatoes”…. Somewhat

Mashed “Potatoes”…. Somewhat

My husband & I have been on a paleo diet for about a year and a half now. One food item I’ve really missed is mashed potatoes. I am (or was) the queen of potatoes, rice and pasta! That is, until my doctor told me I couldn’t have it any longer for health reasons. IContinue Reading

Cheesy Harvest Veggies (Meatless Meal)

Cheesy Harvest Veggies (Meatless Meal)

2 lb. mixed fall vegetables (butternut squash, sweet potatoes, turnips, parsnips and carrots), peeled, cut into 1-inch cubes (about 6 cups) 3 cups milk, 1 pkg. (8 oz.) Cream Cheese, cubed 1 cup Parmesan Cheese 1/8 tsp. ground nutmeg 8 RITZ Crackers, crushed (about 1/3 cup crumbs) HEAT oven to 350°F. PLACE vegetables and milk in large saucepan. Bring to boil on medium-high heat; simmerContinue Reading

BBQ Grilled Chicken with Roasted Butternut Squash Medley & Baked Potato

BBQ Grilled Chicken with Roasted Butternut Squash Medley & Baked Potato

Honey BBQ Grilled Chicken Grill chicken until almost done. In last 10-15 minutes of grilling, add honey BBQ sauce (follows). Mindi’s Honey BBQ sauce (for about 3-4 chicken breasts): About 1/4 cup ketchup 1 or 2 tsp. mustard (I like stone ground mustard) 1 tsp. brown sugar 1 tsp. roasted red chili paste (on the AsianContinue Reading