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How I make the Trader Joe’s Harvest Grains Blend

How I make the Trader Joe’s Harvest Grains Blend

I thought I would do a quick how-to for what I believe is the yummiest way to enjoy the Trader Joe’s Harvest grain blend. Mind you, there are a million things you could add in: parm, carmelized onion, goat cheese, feta, mushrooms, pine nuts, the […]

Sweet potato chips 101

Sweet potato chips 101

SWEET POTATO CHIPS 101 Someone asked me recently how to get thin sweet potato chips. My response: “Patience. And a sharp knife” ? But really! There is more than one way but here’s how I do mine. **If you can, pick longer skinny sweet potatoes. […]

Maple Dijon Brussel Sprouts

Maple Dijon Brussel Sprouts

Maple Dijon Brussels Sprouts YOU WILL NEED: 1 bag shaved brussels* 2 tbs coconut oil (or other roasting oil) 1 tsp sea salt 1/2 tsp pepper 2 tbs maple syrup 1 tbs dijon mustard 1/3 c craisins 1/3 c toasted pecans (or other nut of […]

Trader Joe’s Harvest Grain Blend *NTK edition*

Trader Joe’s Harvest Grain Blend *NTK edition*

As promised, here is the recipe for my @traderjoes HARVEST GRAIN *NTK EDITION* I’m thinking next time I might add teeny shreds of carrots. Maybe some currants. There are so many ways to make this mix amazing! 1. Cook grains according to package directions…except use veggie […]