Thursday, April 11, 2013

Good Foods We've Been Eating Lately

I haven't done one of these in a while! Here are some delish recipes we've been cooking up lately. Check out my pinterest for more vegetarian recipe inspiration! 
Coconut Corn Salad- surprisingly delicious. Definitely one for the recipe book! 
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Broccoli & Cheese Soup- we used smoked gouda for this and it turned out a bit much for me but definitely trying again with regular gouda! 

I think I mentioned it but a week ago today was Brandon and I's 5 year anniversary!! It's crazy to think we've been together that long. 5 YEARS. Dang. 

Thursdays are always busy for us so we settled for a nice home cooked meal and this is what we had: 
Red Pepper & Goat Cheese Alfredo
I was hoping we could go to Pappadeaux but we are saving that for my birthday! So instead, we made our own Pappadeaux Fondue. And it was GOOD. We left out the seafood though...
Creamy Avocado Pasta. I'm pretty sure I've posted about this one before but it's just so good I had to post it again! I cook this a lot. For one, it's delicious and two, it's sooo easy. I made this when my sister came into town and it was a hit all around! 
Portabella Mushroom Cheesesteaks. This one is dad approved (which is saying a lot!)
Black Bean Burgers- I made a version of these. I'll share my recipe later ;) 
Vegetable Spring Rolls
Spicy Creamy Kale Pasta
I couldn't find a picture but one night I made wild rice with sun-dried tomatoes. I combined these two recipes: 1, 2
Have you guys made dried apple chips before? Yum! Here are the two recipes I kind of followed for mine: 1, 2

I've been feeling kind of stressed and overwhelmed the last two days. The school year is ending and even though I only have two classes, the projects are starting to pile up! Plus since it's almost summer, we've been doing shows every single weekend. Busy, busy, busy. It's been fun but.. I don't know, I've been having trouble being present and being grateful for what's in front of me. My mind's been in the future, dreaming of what I want. Which is good, don't get me wrong but it's starting to get the best of me. I just need to keep patience on my mind and enjoy the now. *sigh* 

Well, I'm glad it's almost Friday. I for one am ready for the weekend! 
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