Vegetarian

Blueberry Pecan Pancakes

Blueberry Pecan Pancakes

This morning I woke up and I wanted pancakes. Not just plain old pancakes — blueberry pecan pancakes. I absolutely love blueberries, but I must confess that I’ve never made blueberry pancakes from scratch. Really no pancakes from scratch. Ever. No, really. Today, I finally made my first […]

Kale Apple & Date Salad

Kale Apple & Date Salad

I’ve eaten kale a few times in salads, but I can’t say I’ve really been a fan. However because kale is so good for me, I wanted to figure out how to make it more tasty. This recipe does just that. The earthiness of the […]

Chocolate & Strawberry Almond Milk

Chocolate & Strawberry Almond Milk

I don’t know about you, but I was amazed by chocolate milk when I was a little girl. I’d walk down the grocery store aisle with my mom, and when I’d see the chocolate milk tucked into the corner of the milk section, I’d swoon. This was […]

How to Make Quick Pickled Radishes

How to Make Quick Pickled Radishes

  Pickles fall a close second behind my all time favorite snack — popcorn. Crunchy, sour and spicy pickles are my top picks, but I won’t turn down slightly sweet but tangy cucumber pickles and other pickled veggies including carrot and radish daikon. Last year, I started making my […]

Roasted Root Vegetables

Roasted Root Vegetables

Oh, the joys of winter. I love the colder months because I get to wear layers, wrap Christmas gifts, make pecan cream cake, drink hot chocolate in abundance, and enjoy root vegetables! Yes, you can get root vegetables like parsnips, sweet potatoes, carrots, beets, rutabaga and turnips almost year […]

Raspberry Banana Ice Cream

Raspberry Banana Ice Cream

This vegan and paleo-friendly Raspberry Banana “ice cream” has no cream or added sugar. It has only 5 ingredients – bananas, raspberries, chopped almonds, cinnamon and pure vanilla extract.

P’s Chunky Veggie Soup (Stew)

P’s Chunky Veggie Soup (Stew)

I have a small kitchen, so 1) I don’t have the luxury of lots of counter space, and 2) I seldom have the patience for recipes that require lots of time for prep. I’m also not a fan of needing to purchase lots of special […]

Thai Salad

Thai Salad

This salad is great mainly because of the zingy, tangy dressing. However, the best part about this salad is that it’s nutrient and fiber rich.