Category Archives: sides

Roasted Beet Hummus Pitas

(healthy) Vittles & Bits

I had all the best intentions of getting this recipe posted yesterday, however, an Orange is the New Black marathon was calling my name on Sunday and I just couldn't seem to drag myself away from Season 3.  Do we seriously have to wait a whole year to find out what happens?  It's just like Continue Reading

Garlic Parmesan Roasted Broccoli

Garlic Parmesan Roasted Broccoli, (healthy)Vittles&Bits

Hello all! I don't know about you, but I have really been enjoying the fall weather lately.  It's been nice and cool and crisp without being too cold.  Every time I drive to work I smile at the beautiful orange and yellow leaves that are still clinging on to the tree branches.  Fall is just such Continue Reading

Vegetable Tian

Vegetable Tian, (healthy)Vittles&Bits

I know what you're thinking.... "What the heck is a tian?"  Well, a tian is "a mixture of roasted vegetables cooking in a shallow dish, usually with cheese or au gratin. This dish derives its name from the large, round, earthenware cooking pot used in Provence, France." source.  Sounds fancy right?  Looks pretty darn fancy too, Continue Reading

Crab Cakes with Bacon Wrapped Asparagus, Part Two

Crab Cakes with Bacon Wrapped Asparagus, (healthy)Vittles&Bits

In case you missed yesterday's post, check it out here for Part One - the Crab Cakes. Today's post is just a quick follow up, with the recipe for the Bacon Wrapped Asparagus. Just like the crab cakes, the asparagus bundles were very easy to throw together, and full of flavor despite how simple they are.  Here's Continue Reading

Roasted Cabbage “Steaks” with Lemon Garlic Aioli

Roasted Cabbage Steaks with Lemon Garlic Aioli, (healthy)Vittles&Bits

Hello!  Sorry it's been over a week since my last post - things have been crazy busy over the last two weeks.  A few nights ago, I got the chance to try something I've been wanting to do for a while - roasted cabbage.  I saw a few posts for this on Pinterest, and since Continue Reading

Cheesy Cauliflower Bake

Cheesy Cauliflower Bake, (healthy)Vittles&Bits

Hello, wonderful readers!  Today I have a tasty morsel to share with you: Cheesy Cauliflower Bake.  If you've been reading this blog for a while, you may have noticed that there's nothing else on my blog that features cauliflower, and here's why - I don't like it.  I don't hate it, but in general, it's Continue Reading

Peanut Butter Protein Balls

Peanut Butter Protein Balls, (healthy)Vittles&Bits

I am BEYOND SICK of this snow and cold weather!!!!!!! Okay, mini rant over.  So if, like me, you live in the northeast and need some extra fuel to get outside in this freezing blizzard and do practical things such as shovel the sidewalk, dig out your car, or take your dog for a walk, look Continue Reading