sweet potato recipes

Roasted Honey Glazed Sweet Potatoes

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With Easter Sunday coming up within the next few days, I have been brain storming what side dish I will be making for Easter dinner. My fiancé and I love inviting family and friends over to have a nice evening filled with loved ones and good food. After searching Pinterest for some ideas, I decided to make roasted sweet potatoes for our main side dish, which will go perfectly with our tradition of serving ham and turkey – you can never go wrong with both! Sweet potatoes are one of my favorite sources of carbohydrates, which are filled with vitamin […]

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Healthy Sweet Potato Muffins

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If you are looking for a quick breakfast for Thanksgiving morning or any fall morning these are perfect! This recipe for sweet potato muffins is is packed with vitamin A, C, plus all of the protein and calcium you get from the Greek yogurt.  You can make these the night before and enjoy in the morning either room temperature or warmed up with a little coconut oil. If you want to make these a little unhealthy you can add your favorite toppings. I suggest a cinnamon crunchy topping, or a vegan vanilla frosting. See the recipes below on how to make […]

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White Sweet Potato and Carrot Samosas

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We are excited to have Chef Alyssa Gorelick joining our blog for the next six months. The Charlotte-based chef focuses on healthy and sustainable cooking – whether it’s in a restaurant or her own cooking classes. Here’s a taste of what’s to be hitting the blog for the next few months. I created this version of a samosa quite recently. I was catering a party for a very special group of friends and needed a hearty vegan appetizer. So, as I sat around the farmers market planning my menu, I couldn’t resist buying up all of the huge white sweet […]

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