Recipes

Hearty Roasted Squash and Kale Salad w/ candied cranberries | gf +vegan

Hearty Roasted Squash and Kale Salad w/ candied cranberries | gf +vegan

After being on the road for over a month, it feels sooo good to be back in the kitchen–at least for the time being. I have another week of travel before my days return to a more normal cadence. It can be a little difficult 

Greek Inspired Quinoa Bowl

Greek Inspired Quinoa Bowl

It feels like a month ago that I made this recipe on Instagram Live and ate a whole bowl of leftovers throughout the week. It feels long ago because….well COVID…which has negated all normal sense of time and also because I’ve bought a house and 

Savory Tomato-Squash Summer Galette | gf

Savory Tomato-Squash Summer Galette | gf

I’m not a pie person…but I am a galette person. Is that a contradiction? Both have flaky, buttery crusts. Both can have savory or sweet fillings. Pies typically have a decorative crust with lattice work or intricately cut pieces of dough but it’s certainly not 

Grain-free Chocolate + Peanut Butter Banana Bread

Grain-free Chocolate + Peanut Butter Banana Bread

Earlier this week I watched a (free) YouTube documentary called “Just Eat It” which follows one couple’s experience living just on food waste for 6 months. They spent only $200 on (outdated) groceries and rescued over $20K in food waste over the 6 months. While 

Chopped Kale Salad with Almond-Chili Dressing

Chopped Kale Salad with Almond-Chili Dressing

Towards the end of the week, I usually have a bunch of kale or spinach that is needing to be used up. When this happens, I throw it into a soup/stew or I chop it and dress it up in a simple salad. Both methods 

Fluffy Blueberry Yogurt Pancakes | gf

Fluffy Blueberry Yogurt Pancakes | gf

I’ve been in a pancake mood lately. Maybe it’s my subconscious mind wanting foods that provide comfort or maybe it’s because the option to just order piping hot pancakes at the nearby diner is no longer an option. Whatever it is, I’m not mad about 

Easy One-Pot Spaghetti| gf, veg

Easy One-Pot Spaghetti| gf, veg

Amidst all of the uncertainties of this COVID-19 pandemic and the guidelines for staying home and practicing physical distancing, I’ve gained a whole new appreciation for food in all of its many forms. It’s easy to only seek out fresh foods but when supplies are 

Zucchini Noodles w/ Avocado Pesto Sauce | vegan, gf, df

Zucchini Noodles w/ Avocado Pesto Sauce | vegan, gf, df

Avocados are probably one of my favorite fruits (I only recently discovered that it was not, in fact, a vegetable) and are such great sources of flavor and nutrition. Avocados provide significant amounts of Vitamins like Vitamin K, C and E and nutrients such as 

One Pot Vegan Harissa Noodle Soup

One Pot Vegan Harissa Noodle Soup

I love one-pot recipes and when I discover one that works, I think sharing it with you guys is a public duty (haha). As much as I love to cook, I don’t love the clean up, although I’ve found that practicing mindfulness when washing dishes 

5 min Burrata Toast

5 min Burrata Toast

If you’re looking for a satisfying yet easy-to-make snack to fuel your day, look no further! This open-faced toast is balanced and tasty, full of antioxidants and vitamins from the vegetables, protein and fats from the burrata and complex carbohydrates from whole-grains. It also provides 

5 Reasons You May Have Cravings

5 Reasons You May Have Cravings

I used to think being healthy meant I said no to all the times I craved chocolate, ice cream, my favorite brand of chips,…⁠⁠Now, I know that having cravings is normal. Respecting your cravings by eating what you want is normal–You’re listening to your body