Roasted Mixed Vegetables



1 small head broccoli (1 pound)
1 small head cauliflower (1 pound)
6 brussels sprout
1 bunch thin carrots (1 pound)
1 small head garlic
2-3 tablespoons olive oil


Preheat the oven to 375 degrees F. Wash and peel vegetables. The broccoli and cauliflower cut into florets, a garlic broke into cloves. Place the vegetables into a baking dish, toss with the olive oil, and sprinkle with salt. Cover the dish and bake for 30 minutes. Remove the cover, stir and cook for 30 to 40 minutes more, until vegetables are tender and nicely browned, stirring occasionally.


Carrots with Butter



1 bunch sweet carrots (1 1/2 cups chopped)
1 tablespoon unsalted butter 
pinch salt


Wash and peel the carrots. Cut in thick slices or dice the carrots. Place the carrots in  a pot with vegetable steamer basket, steam the carrots around  6 minutes until tender. Then place hot steamed carrots into a pot, add the butter and cook for 2 minute over medium heat, until the carrots are coated with butter. Sprinkle with salt if needed and serve.