Food for Thought RD

Collection by Kimberly Marsh

Kimberly Marsh
A creamy butternut squash soup with a little kick that makes it perfect for chilly fall evenings. Chicken And Butternut Squash, My Recipes, Soup Recipes, Vegan Recipes, Magic Recipe, Tasty Kitchen, Recipe Community, Roasted Vegetables, Vegane Rezepte

Curried Squash Soup

Back in college, I got to try recipes as part of one of my jobs. Butternut squash soup was the first recipe, and I loved it. Every autumn, I would make it again. And progressively, I liked it less …

MexiMac My Favorite Food, Favorite Recipes, Cheese Day, I Love Food, Food For Thought, Holiday Recipes, Macaroni And Cheese, Brazil, Side Dishes

Tomorrow is National Macaroni and Cheese Day! I love food holidays, the more ridiculous the better. Macaroni and cheese is one of my favorite foods, so this holiday is especially important on my …

Zucchini and Garlic Pasta Garlic Pasta, Food For Thought, Zucchini, Brazil, Spaghetti, Homemade, Meals, Dinner, Cooking

Zucchini and Garlic Pasta

Do you remember the first real meal you tried to cook all alone? I mean something homemade, a full dinner. I do. It was the summer after my freshman year of college. My parents had left me home alo…

Israeli Nachos Nachos, Food For Thought, Appetizers, Yummy Food, Dinner, Eat, Ethnic Recipes, Dining, Delicious Food

Israeli Nachos

I hope you had a wonderful Christmas. Ours was quiet and filled with lots of delicious food. Couldn’t have asked for more. For as long as I can remember, New Year’s Eve has meant a dinn…

Black-eyed pea salsa Black Eyed Peas, Food For Thought, Salsa, Beans, Ethnic Recipes, Salsa Music, Beans Recipes

Black-eyed Pea Salsa

My mom’s family is from the South. According to her, you always eat black-eyed peas on New Year’s for luck in the upcoming year. More black-eyed peas meant more luck. That was the only …

Pumpkin Oatmeal Pumpkin Oatmeal, Food For Thought, Brown Sugar, Ethnic Recipes, Canes Sauce

Pumpkin Oatmeal

I waxed so philosophical about hating recipes that only use part of a can of pumpkin. Yet, I frequently find myself making them anyway. Oops. But I’m getting more creative in ways to use up t…

Turkey Stuffed Acorn Squash Acorn Squash, Holiday Traditions, Different Recipes, Food For Thought, Turkey, Turkey Country

Turkey Stuffed Acorn Squash

I really enjoy asking people about their families’ holiday traditions. Some are quirky, fun, or downright weird. I think my favorite answer has been from a former professor: “Our family…

Fall Vegetable Bake - a different side dish for your Thanksgiving feast Fall Vegetables, Baked Vegetables, Vegetable Bake, Thanksgiving Feast, Food For Thought, Fruit Salad, Side Dishes, Potatoes, Baking

Fall Vegetable Bake

Thanksgiving is less than 2 weeks away! November is just flying. I’ve got several more recipes I think should grace your table for the holiday weekend. This vegetable bake is definitely diffe…

Roasted Green Beans - upgrade your Thanksgiving side dish Roasted Green Beans, Crispy Onions, Mean Green, Green Bean Casserole, Thanksgiving Side Dishes, Food For Thought, Asparagus, Vegetables, Studs

Roasted Green Beans

I’m sure I have waxed poetic about my dislike of canned green beans on this site before. Thanksgiving means green bean casserole for most families. No offense to anyone out there who loves it…

A quick, hearty soup loaded with healthy veggies. Pasta Recipes, Soup Recipes, Vegetarian Recipes, Honey Baked Salmon, Spicy Lentil Soup, Leftover Steak, Cabbage Roll Soup

Shells and Veggie Soup

Have you heard the phrase “Indian Summer” as much as I have lately? I was curious what it actually means. According to Wikipedia,

Pumpkin French Toast - fall breakfast of champions Pumpkin French Toast, Fall Breakfast, Breakfast Of Champions, Pumpkin Recipes, Food For Thought

Pumpkin French Toast

I know I complained about all the pumpkin recipes on the internet a couple weeks ago. And I still stand by my statement that the food world should not revolve around pumpkin in the fall, even thoug…

Roasted Cinnamon Butternut Squash - such an easy fall side dish! Perfect for Thanksgiving! Roasted Butternut Squash, Pumpkin Recipes, Food For Thought, Sweet Potato, Dessert Recipes, Desserts, Side Dishes, Healthy Recipes, Stuffed Peppers

Roasted Butternut Squash

I’m back! I had my baby at the beginning of August, so all the posts since then were written pre-baby. But today, I’m back! Please pardon if posts aren’t as regular as before. Coo…

"Classic" Chili - classic flavors with a healthy boost Chili Recipes, Chana Masala, Food For Thought, Tasty, Dinner, Cooking, Healthy, Classic, Ethnic Recipes


Recently, we were having a chili dinner fundraiser at my church. The person in charge of the food asked if I had a good, basic chili recipe, and I suddenly realized that I didn’t. They used a…

Better Green Bean Salad Green Bean Salads, Green Beans, Three Bean Salad, Food For Thought, Cobb Salad, Picnic, Wellness, Eat, Picnics

Better Green Bean Salad

Every summer, my dad’s work would have a company picnic. For years, it was a mostly potluck affair at a big park. And my dad ALWAYS made three bean salad to take. It was the only time my fami…

Grilled Corn Christmas Eve Dinner, Scrambled Eggs, Food For Thought, Grilling, Picnic, Thanksgiving, Vegetables, Eat, Crickets

Grilled Corn

Holidays often have food traditions. These can be widely acknowledged – such turkey at Thanksgiving – or be more individual – like my family ate scrambled eggs every Christmas Ev…

A vegetarian taco that stands up to its meaty counterparts. Black Bean Tacos, Vegetarian Tacos, Tasty Kitchen, Summer Squash, Recipe Community, Black Beans, Food For Thought, Guacamole, Zucchini

Black Bean Tacos

A couple years ago, our family was at a bit of a crossroads. My husband was having a hard time finding a permanent job. We were beginning to feel the stress of what to do with our lives when a job …