Carrots

CarrotsCarrots are a root vegetable and usually are orange in color although purple, red, white and yellow ones do exist. The main part of the carrot that is eaten is called the taproot. Carrots are 88% water, contain carotene and are an excellent source of dietary fiber.

 


Recipes that use Carrots

Vegan Carrot and Cabbage Soup

Spicy Vegan Carrot and Cabbage Soup

And we are back! It's been rather a long time since we posted anything on this blog. We just got ...
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Popeye's Green Carrot and Spinach Smoothie

Popeye’s Green Carrot and Spinach Smoothie

Hi everyone, we are back from our relaxing 4 day camping holiday. What great weather we had, sunny and hot ...
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Apple and Raisin Salad

Apple and Raisin Salad

A very hot day out there today, with the thermometer reaching a high of around 35C.  I couldn’t go for ...
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Spinach Cucumber Juice

Spinach Cucumber Juice

Decisions, decisions, decisions. I had a meeting today with my employer about being a team lead today. This is a ...
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Vegan Mini Carrot Cakes

Vegan Mini Carrot Loaves

Happy Thursday everyone! I spent the entire day between cooking and gardening. My huge garden is a weedy mess. It's ...
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Root Vegetable Stew

Root Vegetable Stew

Home from our short but sweet weekend camping trip, we left the site pretty early due to some cold, rainy ...
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Raw Carrot Crackers and Chipotle Hummus

Raw Carrot Crackers and Chipotle Hummus

What a beautiful sunny relaxing day we've had so for on our camping weekend. We are at Hope Bay Campground ...
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Raw Carrot Muffins

Raw Carrot Muffins

Wednesday hump day, its a short week this week as I'm finished work for the summer on Thursday and Philip ...
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Spicy Black Bean Soup

Spicy Black Bean Soup

Phew, are we both happy this day is nearly over. Well not yet for Philip. He had a compromise on ...
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Vegan Asian Coleslaw

Vegan Asian Coleslaw

Another scorcher of a day here in Ontario! I went on an early morning 6km jog which was difficult in ...
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