a veggie a day

tasty ways to eat more vegetables


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vegetable stir fry from Ramsi’s

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Ramsi’s is the place to go if you’re trying to eat more vegetables, or really if you are just trying to eat good food!  This dish is a stir fry with red peppers, carrots, broccoli, squash and snow peas with whole grain rice and a mild black bean sauce.  It was delicious!

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Ramsi’s paella

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Another great recipe from Ramsi’s Cafe on the World, this Spanish dish contains red peppers, carrots, peas and snow peas as well as brown rice.  I loved the flavor and would highly recommend it to anyone who’s up for trying something new.

The paella can be ordered with or without chicken and shrimp.

Please email me your healthy recipes, so I can try them out!


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Add a side of peppers to your kid’s naked queso burrito from Qdoba :)

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I love Qdoba!! And since I eat there at least once a week, I decided to add a side of peppers to my usual meal  to get in a serving of veggies.  I’ve been ordering  a kid’s naked chicken queso burrito instead of the adult one, which ends up being about 500 calories, rather than  955 calories.  The whole meal costs $5.07 and includes milk and a side of chips or beans.  I chop up the red and green peppers with a plastic knife and add them to my meal.  It doesn’t take too long, and it tastes delicious!!

This is how I order my naked queso burrito:

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