Tag Archives: sweet potato

Sweet Potato Zucchini Buns

Sweet Potato Zucchini Buns

You love bread. Crusty or soft, you would eat bread all day, every day if you could. But here’s the reality: you avoid bread because it isn’t exactly a health food. High in carbs and low in nutrients, bread is bad for you and your waistline. Th ...
Cinnamon Roll Sweet Potato Fries

Cinnamon Roll Sweet Potato Fries

Sweet potato fries are a healthy foodie’s favorite side dish. A powerhouse of nutrition, sweet potatoes are loaded with vitamins, calcium and potassium. But when you order this savory finger food at most restaurants, they’re likely deep-fried in a se ...
Jewel Yam Protein Pancakes

Jewel Yam Protein Pancakes

Jewel yams, though in the same family, are actually sweeter than sweet potatoes. They also happen to peak during the fall and winter months. If that’s not reason enough to make a batch of potato pancakes like right now, I don’t know what is. The extr ...
Easy Meatless Sweet Potato Chili

Easy Meatless Sweet Potato Chili

What do you get when you combine sweet potato chunks, black beans, diced tomatoes, sweet corn and a smattering of spices? One of my favorite Meatless Monday meals! This version requires minimal prep but offers maximum flavor even carnivores can’t res ...
Vegetarian Black Bean, Tomato & Walnut Chili

Vegetarian Black Bean, Tomato & Walnut Chili

Being an autumn junkie (sweaters! apples! squash! pumpkin! Who’s with me?!), I’ve been pining for this season for months. Now that it’s finally here, the soup pot is happily home on the stove and hearty, spoonable meals have made their way back onto ...