Thank you Meghann for picking me as the moderator for this weeks Blogger Secret Ingredient contest! I'm super excited to pick this weeks ingredient, and judging by all the blogs I've been reading I'm pretty sure everyone else will too! But, let me do a rundown of the past weeks BSI's:
Week 9: Who: Meghann from The Inner Workings of a College Graduate BSI: Eggplant
Week 8: Who: Erica from Itzy's Kitchen BSI: Pears
Week 7: Who: Shannon from Tri to Cook BSI: Lentils
Week 6: Who: Sabrina from Rhodey Girl Tests BSI: Polenta
Week 5: Who: Jenn from eatingbender.wordpress.com BSI: Butternut Squash
Week 4: Who: Andrea & Erin of www.caretoeat.net BSI: Apples
Week 3: Who: Rose of onalobsterplacemat.blogspot.com BSI: Mushrooms
Week 2: Who: Heather of hangrypants.com BSI: Tomatoes
Week 1: Who: Christie of sportsnutritionliving.wordpress.com BSI: Quinoa
Can you believe we're already working on week 10? Wow!
For those who have yet to participate, here are the rules:
1. Recipes can be submitted by linking to my blog or e-mailing me with a link to your recipe.
2. If you do not have a blog please feel free to join in! Simply send me an e-mail at email@example.com, include your recipe and some photos and I'll be happy to put them up for you!
3. Please have all entries submitted to me by Sunday 16 November, 8:00 pm est.
I've decided that the prize for winning the contest this week will be your very own, handcrafted and assorted trail mix, made by me! You'll get to the pick the different items to go in the mix, so it's a create your own trail mix kind of thing!
Now, are you ready for this weeks Blogger Secret Ingredient?!
[[DRUM ROLL PLEASE]]
Here is a link to the World's Healthiest Foods site where they have done a great job on an overview of the sweet potato, and they also just happened to pick this ingredient as their food of the week!
Ok, go get creative! I know how many of you love sweet poatoes so I'm excited to see what you can come up with!