I Love Spinach

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 116 People

    Even As A Kid

    When I was a kid I really liked spinach. I couldn't understand the stereotype of kids who didn't like spinach. What was that about, anyway (The only foods I didn't like were cooked carrots [like them now] and liver - liver makes me quiver). I still love spinach and I have a can...
    MPsslavetommy MPsslavetommy
    70+, M
    Jun 20, 2010

    Im a Veggie

    its so tasty, i love anything green and leafy, most people hate it but i cant get enough of it with a balanced diet.
    Donalh Donalh
    22-25, M
    1 Response Jun 7, 2008

    Spinach..... Most Nutrient-dense Vegetables

    Spinach is one of the most nutrient-dense vegetables.  It provides an excellent source of vitamins C and K, carotenes, and folic acid.  It also offers a very good source of manganese, iron, magnesium, and vitamin B2.  Spinach is also a good source of vitamins B1, B6, and E...
    gr8jesus gr8jesus
    51-55, M
    Mar 12, 2011

    Absolutely Love Spinach

    I discovered my love for spinach as an adult.My parents never had me "try" spinach.  They were too busy insisting that I eat brussel sprouts, lima beans and beets. (Yuck!)I don't think the Popeye cartoons helped me think that it would taste good.As a young girl, I didn't want to...
    iwritebiographies iwritebiographies
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jul 4, 2011

    Spinach Saled

    i am sure alot of people don't like spinach. or would never taste it. on the other hand i love it. 9 cups spinach leaves   2 cups sliced musrooms   1 red pepper[choped]   1/2 to 3/4 cup light ranch dressing      6 slices...
    dayandnight dayandnight
    51-55, F
    3 Responses Feb 26, 2008

    Eggs Florentine

    Never thought I'd post a recipe ever... but Eggs Florentine Ingredients: 1 lb (450 g) spinach Salt and Pepper 1 oz (28 g) butter 4 eggs For the cheese sauce: 1 oz (28 g) butter 1 oz(28 g)  flour ½ pint (280 ml) milk 2 oz (56 g) grated cheese ½ teaspoon dry mustard...
    CrookedMan CrookedMan
    46-50
    Feb 16, 2011

    I Don't Know Why, But I Always Have

    There were a lot of foods I never tried when I was a kid, because my mother didn't like them, I guess. Collard greens, okra, Brussels sprouts, beans, seafood ($$$). For some reason, I don't remember ever disliking spinach. In middle school, some of the kids would bring their...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Sep 5, 2013

    I Get Cravings For the Stuff!

    I absolutely love it and would eat it all the time given the chance. I have really nice recipe for spinach lovers: Ingredients Fresh spinach wilted in a pan with melted butter. 2 portions of skinless, boneless white fish with salt and pepper on Can or celery...
    RobertaSunset RobertaSunset
    36-40, F
    10 Responses Feb 27, 2008

    What A Gorgeous Little Green

    I spent about two weeks eating spinach daily, but when I ran out, I didn't go get anymore... Big mistake. In those 14 days, I reeeeaally took a liking to that little leaf in my diet, and now I can't find anything to replace the need for it. I find myself craving beef like I did...
    Infinite9 Infinite9
    70+, F
    Feb 29, 2012

    Vegetables

    I really don't like fruits that much, but vegetables are some of my favorite foods. And spinach is my favorite vegetable. So if you are good at logic, you'll realize that spinach is on the top of the top! Even if it does sometimes get stuck in your teeth who cares? Spinach salad...
    SweetbriarPoet SweetbriarPoet
    26-30, F
    Jun 26, 2008

    I Could Eat It Every Day

    I love spinach.  I have put it in an omelet for breakfast, made a spinach sandwich or salad for lunch and had spinach lasagna for dinner.  It is my favorite vegetable.  It has a wide variety of uses raw or cooked. Steamed spinach, sauteed spinach with olive oil, seasonings and...
    WildSpectrumArts WildSpectrumArts
    46-50, F
    1 Response Dec 18, 2011
    TheEnduringSunrise TheEnduringSunrise
    18-21, F
    Apr 4, 2015
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