Quick Lunch

I went through a phase when my favorite lunch was savory oatmeal with kale. I couldn’t resist using some of the kid’s butternut squash and kale for a quick creamy dreamy oatmeal lunch. So tasty! Print Quick Lunch Author: Next Good Meal Serves: 1   Ingredients ½ cup quick oats 1 cup vegetable stock salt & pepper […]

Kale Chips

There are a million recipes for kale chips, and they are all basically the same. I’m not creating anything new here. We haven’t done this in probably a year. Maybe it’s a summer thing? Regardless…This was devoured by the whole family today and will definitely be on our radar. I do think this type kale […]

Kale w/ Roasted Veg

More kale for a hot lunch! I adore the mix of cauliflower and kale. Now they have a new friend…butternut squash. The mix of earthy with the slightly roasted sweetness was a definite winner. Print Kale w/ Roasted Veg Author: Next Good Meal Prep time:  15 mins Cook time:  45 mins Total time:  1 hour Serves: 4 […]

Kale & Veg Wild Rice

I like hot lunches. Especially if I’m a little bored with food, I want something hot rather than a cold salad or sandwich. The kale looks great lately, so let the kale meals begin! This was nothing fancy and mostly inspired by leftover produce in the fridge. It started with diced onion and carrot cooked […]

Kale Mushroom Gratin

This is a tasty go-to when I’m feeling lazy or uninspired. So good. Print Kale Mushroom Gratin Author: Next Good Meal   Ingredients 8 oz mushrooms sliced 1 onion diced 4 scallions sliced ½ cup wild rice, prepared 1 cup fresh shredded parmesan 1 cup bread crumbs 4 big handfuls chopped kale 1 cup vegetable stock […]

Kale/Rainbow Chard Gratin

Print Kale/Rainbow Chard Gratin   Ingredients ½ cup wild rice ½ cup black rice 1 onion diced 2 cups vegetable stock ½ tsp nutmeg 1 bunch kale chopped 1 bunch rainbow chard chopped salt & pepper to taste 2 handfuls fresh grated parmesan 1 handful breadcrumbs 2 TB olive oil + extra for drizzle Instructions […]