Super Simple Sauteed Snap Peas for Two

Washed snap peas - approximately 2 cups.

Running a site called Peas for Two, I would be remiss if I didn’t include a pea recipe from time to time.  Anthony loves snap peas, and I am happy to prepare a snap pea side dish for… Read More

Eat Well • Buy Local • Maui County Farmers Markets

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Thank you, Maui County Farm Bureau for providing such a detailed list of the local farmers markets. For those who prefer to buy fresh local produce, check out the farmers markets in the list below for some fantastically… Read More

Simple Sesame Zucchini Spirals

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I‘m such a fan of pickled foods! Last night, I made veggie mini spring rolls, and I wanted something tangy to sprinkle on top of them to add some acid to the flavors and balance them. Since I… Read More

Local Organic Vegetables at Kumu Farms

Roasted Veggies and Pierogies Lo Res

Living in paradise (Maui Hawaii) has its advantages – lush palm and plumeria trees, pineapples, beautiful beaches, gourmet restaurants, elegant and fruity cocktails, hula dancing, ukuleles, and a friendly aloha spirit. We also enjoy something extra special – organic… Read More

Roasted Gold Baby Beats & French Baby Carrots

Roasted Baby Beats and Carrots with Porkchops over Applesauce

This past weekend, our local grocery store had these beautiful gold baby beets and French baby carrots in their produce section, and I snatched them up with excitement.  I couldn’t wait to cook them! Last night, I had… Read More

Cooking Tip: Play with Your Food

Carrot Circle Lo Res

I love food – the texture, the taste.  I love the possibilities I see when I look at a carrot or a piece of fruit.  What can I make with this? How will it taste if I combine… Read More

Oven Roasted Brussels Sprouts & Purple Cabbage with Red Apple Balsamic Glaze

Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Purple Cabbage

I love brussels sprouts, and as luck would have it, so does Anthony! With a gorgeous pop of color and a ton of flavor, my Oven-Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Red Apple Balsamic Glaze is one of my favorite side… Read More

Purple Cabbage – It’s Good for You!

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Ok, silly question, but do you see the shapes of animals or flowers or even people when you look into clouds? I do. Is it any wonder that I am also fascinated when I find a vegetable that has… Read More