Strawberry, Watermelon and Basil Salad

Strawberry, Watermelon, and Basil Salad @ AVirtuousWoman.org

I've been craving this simple salad every since I tried some from the Whole Foods Market in Knoxville, Tennessee a couple of weeks ago. It's such an easy, refreshing recipe and perfect for summer! Strawberry, Watermelon, and Basil Salad 2 cups sliced strawberries 2 cups cubed watermelon 10 leaves of fresh basil, chiffoned or chopped cracked black pepper to taste Combine all of the ingredients in a large bowl. Refrigerate for a couple hours to chill and allow the ingredients to … [Read more...]

Easy Slow Cooker Veggie Spaghetti

Easy Slow Cooker Veggie Spaghetti @ AVirtuousWoman.org

If you love the taste of homemade spaghetti sauce, but don't have time to stand over a simmering pot? This is the perfect recipe! Easy Slow Cooker Veggie Spaghetti [Tweet "You'll love this easy #slowcooker spaghetti recipe:"] Ingredients: 2 large jars/cans Tomatoes 1 large jar/can tomato sauce 1 large can Tomato Paste 1 Zucchini 1 Yellow Squash 1 or 2 Bell peppers 1 onion {not pictured} 2 cups Raw Spinach Mushrooms {canned or raw} 1 cups Carrots 2 TBS Italian … [Read more...]

Pineapple Lemonade

Pineapple Lemonade @ AVirtuousWoman.org

This is the perfect beverage for summer time. Refreshing and light. I know you'll love this recipe! Pineapple Lemonade 4 C of pureed pineapple 1 C agave 1 C water 3 lemons, juiced 3 C cold water 6 C ice cubes 1. Put pineapple in a bowl add the 1/2 C agave. Stir ingredients and allow to sit for 30 minutes in the refrigerator. 2. Puree pineapple with agave until all of the chunks are gone. 3. Pour the other 1/2 C of agave into a large pitcher. Add the cold water and fresh lemon … [Read more...]

The Cajun Burger Topping + The New BUBBA Veggie Burger

This Cajun Burger Topping is so simple and tastes amazing!! @ AVirtuousWoman.org

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of BUBBA Burger for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I don't know about you, but I love a good burger. And summer time is the prefect time to indulge in a good burger. I've been a vegetarian since 1998. That's a long time! I was so excited to try the new veggie burger from BUBBA Burgers - it's vegetarian and packed with lots of veggies and lots of flavor. I'm pretty sure that even your favorite carnivores will eat this burger! It's a great … [Read more...]

Sweet Bread from Scratch

Sweet Bread from Scratch @ AVirtuousWoman.org

There's nothing like homemade bread. I love making all kinds of homemade breads: sweet breads, quick breads, and yeast breads. I think you'll love this recipe! From Scratch Sweet Bread 1 cup Milk 1/3 cup Sugar 1/3 cup Butter 1 Tablespoon Yeast 4 cups All Purpose Flour (plus some for kneading) ¼ teaspoon Salt 2 Eggs 2 Tablespoons Vegetable Oil or Applesauce In a small saucepan on the stovetop, heat the milk, sugar, and butter together until warm, do not over heat. Let … [Read more...]