Pesto Chickpea Salad

I’ve been loving “quick fixes” lately because I’m cooking triple time in preparation for the cookbook. So, at the end of the day the last thing I want is something elaborate, time consuming, and...

Roasted Root Vegetables

roasted root vegetables

You may have heard me talk about how much I love roasting vegetables in the oven… if you haven’t, I’m sure you will in the future. Often. Because it’s the BEST. Roasting vegetables transforms...

Soy Dijon Pork Tenderoil

Soy Dijon Pork Tenderloin

This Soy Dijon Pork Tenderloin is kind of an accidental fancy pants recipe, but sometimes you need to pull out your fancy pants and show them off. So, here’s a good reason to. I...

Caramelized Onion & Mushroom Pizza

Caramelized Onion & Mushroom White Pizza

This recipe was a true labor of love. Sometimes food just taste better when you know you’ve put a lot of time into it. It’s not that this recipe was at all difficult, it...

Spicy Hoppin' John Salad

Spicy Hoppin’ John Salad

I lost track of who sent me the link to this Hoppin’ John Salad from Whole Foods Market, but whoever it was, thank you, thank you, THANK YOU. The moment I saw this recipe...

Artichoke Stuffing

artichoke stuffing

Man can not live on bread alone… But this girl sure could live on stuffing alone. I apologize for my lack of Thanksgiving themed recipes this year. Time has flown by and if it...

Chocolate Coconut Granola

choco-coconut granola

Hmm… I’m not doing a very good job convincing you that I’m not a chocolate person, am I. Well, this granola is the shiznit, even for a non-chocolate person like myself. Granola uses sugar...

Ranch Chops

ranch chops

Are you team “fry” or team “bake”? I’m team “it’s all good.” Sometimes I go for the fry because it creates unparalleled texture, but sometimes I go for the bake because I’m just not...

Pumpkin Molasses Bread

pumpkin molasses bread

You need to make this for dessert on Thanksgiving this year. Trust me. This bread is really easy to whip up (who needs something complicated on Thanksgiving? NO ONE), is super delicious, and totally...

Chicken Enchilada Pasta

Chicken Enchilada Pasta

This is a super easy, quick fix for dinner. I made the basic version with just chicken, pasta, sauce, and cheese, but you could get really creative with the add-ins. Try black beans, corn,...

let’s keep in touch…

let’s keep in touch…

I love Facebook – it’s still my favorite social media outlet. I like the design and the ways in which it allows users to interact. BUT… (there’s always a but, isn’t there?) Unfortunately, since...

Vegan Red Lentil Stew

Vegan Red Lentil Stew

It’s soooo cold here! (read: below 75 degrees) So, I’ve been really into soups lately, if you can’t tell. Earlier this week I got an email from Lindsay with a red lentil soup recipe...