Pesto Stuffed Potatoes, Twelve Months of Healthy Eating

pesto stuffed mini potatoes in johnna's kitchen (500x333)

I bet you thought I had given up on my calendar project.  Nope, I’m about to conquer that silly twelve month goal. If you don’t know what I’m talking about, here’s the scoop:  last December I got a calendar at Fausto’s in Key West.  It featured a recipe each month that was healthy but didn’t… 

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Kale Basil Pesto, with a freeze-ahead option!

Kale Basil Pesto from In Johnna's Kitchen

Although it’s nearly August, kale is still producing in large quantity in our little garden.  And the basil.  Oh my goodness, the basil!  I went a little overboard with basil this year, planting six varieties.  A few of them have grown into full-blown bushes. So what’s one to do with all of this kale and… 

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Kale Artichoke Dip, Crazy for Kale Launch Party!

Kale Artichoke Dip

You know, I’m a bit Crazy for Kale.  Maybe more than a bit crazy, a whole lot crazy! Last fall I planted around 300 kale plants with my friend Renee.  I did this because kale changed my life.  Really, it did!  Eating several servings of an extremely nutrient-dense dark leafy green has made me much… 

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Twelve Months of Healthy Eating: Pumpkin Kale Chili in the Crockpot

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Brrr!  We’re having a snow day here.  There’s really nothing better than a crockpot full of chili on a cold, snowy day! Last month I shared this post with you about my calendar project.  I brought a calendar home from my favorite little grocery store in Key West and am re-making each month’s featured recipe… 

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Starting the Week Off With a Spark, Sparky Juice! A Green Juice Recipe to get you moving…

Green Juice with a Spicy Kick

It’s grey here today, the sun hasn’t peeked out yet.  Add to that the usual challenge of getting moving on Monday and I needed a boost to get going.  Sparky Juice to the rescue! I’ve got a green juice recipe to share, one that is sure to get you moving. This is a more savory… 

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Warming Up With Creamy Cauliflower Kale Soup

Creamy Cauliflower Kale Soup from In Johnna's Kitchen

Brrrrr!  It’s too cold for my liking here in Missouri.  While it seemed like a good idea to spend the holidays in southern Florida, coming home to snow, ice and single digit wind chills has me questioning it.  Either we should have stayed where it is warm or we should have never left the cold…. 

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