Where to Eat Near Disneyland

Disneyland may be its own world, but it's at the center of the Anaheim Resort District, a swirling galaxy of hotels, restaurants, and shops. Which means that, even outside of the park's hedge-ringed atmosphere, you'll find a multitude of places ...more

Quick and Easy Curried Chickpeas With Tofu

Let's talk about "quick and easy," two of my favorite words to find in a recipe title! I'm a strong believer that simple, convenient meals can also be flavorful and delicious. If you're trying to have a Meatless Monday dinner every week, ...more

8 Things I Learned After a Week of Being a Gluten-Free Vegan

There are a lot of claims out there about how wonderful being a vegan is. It'll make the whites of your eyes brighter (raw vegans have even reported their eyes changing color). You'll have more energy. You'll be overflowing with nutrients and less ...more

Lightened-Up Chorizo Fiesta Skillet

On our way home from a trip, Aldo and I stopped at Bob's Diner in Manchester, Vermont, for breakfast. I had a bacon-sausage-home fries breakfast skillet with two eggs on top, and it was THE. MOST. DELICIOUS. BREAKFAST. EVER. They served it in a ...more

A Much-Needed Morning Smoothie | Vitamin C Boost Recipe

According to Google, 1 medium-sized orange contains 70 milligrams of Vitamin C; a banana has about 10 milligrams; 1 cup of mango has approximately 60; and (surprisingly) a few handfuls of kale contain roughly 160 milligrams! If you're keeping up, ...more

180-Plus Recipes for Cinco de Mayo: Fish Tacos, Shredded Beef Enchiladas and Margaritas Galore!

Cinco de Mayo is coming up, so there’s no excuse not to put together a festive meal for friends and family. ...more

How to Make a Fridge Inventory

Ideally, a fridge/pantry inventory is something you do once and then maintain. I couldn't handle having to go through and count everything once a month. But once it is done, you have this new handle on exactly what you have available to use and you will probably be surprised just how much is actually in your house. ...more

The Ultimate Cinco de Mayo Menu Planner

Cinco de Mayo is next Tuesday, and you know what that means: It's time to fiesta! Aside from Southern food, Mexican food is my favorite cuisine, so naturally Cinco de Mayo is one of my favorite holidays. I'm not typically one to post a roundup for every holiday and occasion. However, I have so many Mexican-inspired recipes here that I just love so much, and I want to help you plan the ultimate menu for the holiday. So whether you are throwing a big blowout or just enjoying some Mexican food at home, I've got you covered. ...more
Yum, yum, and yum again! It will have to be Cinco de Mayo every day of May and even into ...more

Tres Leches Cake

Here's the latest from Little Figgy. A must “have your cake and eat it too” kind of cake! Tres Leches Cake! ...more

gluten free, grain free + dairy free chocolate drizzled honey graham crackers...

Guys, I'm totally having a blastie playing around with grain free and gluten free cooking and baking! No, we Mains don't need to eat this way, but gosh- when it's easy and fun (and yummy), why not incorporate it every so often!? Plus it sort of reminds me of science experiments I used to do in elementary and Jr High school ....more

Perfect Mother's Day recipe - Mouth watering Caramelized Strawberry Sauce Pancakes

 Ingredients2 cups chopped strawberries1 tbsp. maple syrup1 tbsp. vanilla extract4 tbsp. golden Flaxseed meal¾ cup water2 cups whole grain spelt flour2 tsp baking powder1/8 tsp salt¾ cup unsweetened dairy free milk...more

Review: Inspiralized by Ali Maffucci

Did you enjoy learning more about spirilizing fruits and vegetables last week but feeling last you need some further inspiration?Meet Ali Maffucci.  The brains and beauty behind the wildly popular blog Inspiralized and author of her newly released cookbook of the same name....more

No Presents Please! Hosting a Food Drive Birthday Party

I CAN’T DECIDE WHAT I LIKE MORE about this food drive birthday party. Helping families in need...more

Simple Chocolate Fondue + Fair Trade Giveaway

What shouts “Happy Mother’s Day” more than fresh fruit and a bowl of melty chocolate? Okay, so maybe wine too. Wine, fruit...more

Peanut Butter Tres Leches Cupcakes for Two

Are you wearing your big sombrero and ready to drink some Margaritas? Cuz I am! Well, maybe not the sombrero…but Margarita yes ....more

Settle A Bet For Me

CW reader Tati snapped a photo of something... interesting... on display in a local bakery's window ....more

Jumbo Lump Crab Salad with Avocado Mousse Bites

We need to have a conversation about crab. ...more

Glazed Blueberry-Vanilla Scones

I have this MAJOR piece of news, which is that I’m leaving for London and Greece in about a week (!!!), and that means that at this moment I’m caught somewhere between being crazy-excited for what’s coming up and freaked out about all the stuff that needs to get done before then. I kept telling […] ...more