Tag: eggplant

Lebanese Eggplant with Beef, Squash, Pine Nuts & Tomatoes

As I said in my previous post, my harvest of tomatoes and eggplant this summer was disappointing. Two plants produced two eggplants. One summer my garden produced so many eggplants Susan and I had it almost every night. We had some many in fact, I thought of setting up a small farm stand at the end of our driveway; “Two…

Spirit-Filled Life

Early every morning I walk around our backyard admiring the plants and Freddy walks with me. I find inspiration in the beauty of the hydrangeas. The clematis. The dill. The eggplant. The jalapenos. The tomatoes. The lettuce. The basil and cilantro. The parsley, sage, rosemary and thyme. The butterfly bush. The blue thistle. The zinnias. The Russian Sage. The coral…

Roasted Eggplant, Lentil, Orzo Stew

A few days ago, I arrived home from the grocery store with 5 or 6 bags of groceries, mostly vegetables for our “Soup Every Day Project.” I shop twice every week and I know most of the cashiers by name and they know my name. Some even know our dog’s name, Freddy, as I have given them his business card.…

Gheimeh Baademjaan, Persian Seared Eggplant with Beef and Tomatoes

Delicious! Based on a recipe from Honest & Tasty. Ingredients 1 large Eggplant or the equivalent amount of the smaller eggplant variety 2 tablespoons of Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1/2 pounds of Lean Ground Beef 1/2 Vidalia Onion, diced 1/2 red pepper, diced 1 teaspoon Turmeric Powder Salt and pepper 6 Campari Tomatoes), rinsed and cut into¬†wedges 1/2 cup of…