Asparagus Zucchini Pizza

For your next pizza night, I challenge you to try something completely different! This asparagus and zucchini pizza is packed with fresh lemon flavor, which compliments the garlic ricotta cheese base nicely. There are so many flavors going on in this pizza, your taste buds will go crazy. The asparagus is boiled before, so it is nice and tender. You can add other vegetables as toppings if you would like, but it also tastes great with the asparagus and zucchini […]

Healthy zucchini bread

As I wandered around the farmer’s market recently in tears because summer’s over – OK, that’s an exaggeration – I stumbled across a huuuuge zucchini on sale for $1.50. $1.50! That’s like, 50 cents a pound. I won’t repeat my zucchini-eating hamster antics of last month (or the hamster-eating zucchini antics of the month before…), but I decided now is as good a time as any to make healthy zucchini bread. What does zucchini even taste like, and why put […]

Creamy Zucchini Herb Dressing

When I went away to college, one of the first things I learned to make from scratch was salad dressing. I found that is was so easy to make and cheaper than buying it at the grocery store. They always sell salad dressings in large bottles, which go bad before I can use them all up. If I wanted to have different salads during the week, that would mean I needed to buy a few different large bottles of dressing. […]

Curried Zucchini Soup

What’s so special about this curried zucchini soup? You can eat it hot or cold. That’s right, it tastes great either way! Now that it is summertime, I don’t make soups as often as I do during the winter season. This zucchini soup is still on my regular menu because even if it is a very hot day, you can still enjoy it by eating it cold. The soup isn’t very spicy, but you can always add a kick to […]

Artichoke Pesto Zucchini Bites

My coworker found this recipe on Pinterest and insisted that I try it out. And Pinterest has not failed us this time! This would be a good appetizer or snack for your health conscious friends at your next party. Quick and easy assembly. Ingredients 2 lbs zucchini (about 2-3 large zucchini) 9 oz package frozen artichoke hearts, thawed and squeezed of excess water zest of 1 lemon 1 tbsp lemon juice 2 cloves garlic, roughly chopped the leaves of half a […]