The Best Way to Cut an Avocado

Do you have an OBSESSION with avocado like I do? Ever since I was pregnant it has definitely been one of my favorite foods! Not only because it's delicious but because of the numerous health benefits it offers. Avocados are rich in vitamin A, B, C, E ...more

What to Do When Herbs Take Over Your Garden

So, I have to tell you all about my new favorite kitchen accessory. It was a gift from my soon-to-be mother-in-law. These Ball jar freezer cubes are ahhh-amazing!!!  ...more

A Child's Look at the White House Kids' State Dinner

Grillin' Out Veggie-Style Black Bean Burger.  "What! You Don't Like Tofu?" Stirfry.  Barack-oli and Mich-room Obama-lette.  These are just three of the 54 recipes that made it into the 2014 Kids' State Dinner at the White House on July ...more

The Secret to Crispy Sweet Potato Fries!

Sometimes I like to mix it up a bit and go for sweet potato fries instead of its less colorful cousin. The problem, though, is that they generally don’t get all that crispy. They just kind of lay there.  ...more

Homemade Chocolate Chip Ice Cream in 15 Minutes

This ice cream is a cinch. An absolutely cinch. No cooking, no cooling, no churning, no icy lumps. It’s in the freezer within 15 minutes and ready to eat just two hours later. It’s incredibly soft and creamy while being rich and decadent from the ...more

Meatless Monday: Grilled Vegetable Gyros

I'm always in favor of Greek food, and through the years I've certainly gobbled down plenty of gyros made with meat. ...more
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A Child's Perspective on the 2014 White House Kids' State Dinner

Grillin' Out Veggie-Style Black Bean Burger.  "What! You Don't Like Tofu?" Stirfry.  Barack-oli and Mich-room Obama-lette.  These are just three of the 54 recipes that made it into the 2014 Kids' State Dinner at the White House on July 18, 2014. ...more
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Best Way to Cut an Avocado

Do you have an OBSESSION with avocado like I do? Ever since I was pregnant it has definitely been one of my favorite foods! Not only because it's delicious but because of the numerous health benefits it offers. Avocados are rich in vitamin A, B, C, E and K, copper, phosphorus, potassium, magnesium, folate and iron. They also contain certain phytochemicals such as lutein, beta-sitosterol and glutathione which are proven to protect the body against certain diseases. Glutathione in particular SLOWS the aging process! ...more
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Black Bean Avocado Enchiladas

YOU GUYS! I'm so excited to share that I finally veganized our all-time favorite Black Bean Spinach Enchiladas....more

Strawberry Basil Scones

These amazing strawberry basil scones are the perfect “grab-n-go” breakfast treat and totally beat those drab ones you buy at the coffee shop! When it comes to breakfast pastries, a flaky croissant, a glazed danish or a fruity muffin is my go to. I can’t remember the last time I actually ordered a scone or even requested one when I was traveling ....more

Summer fruit tarts with honeyed ricotta

If you’ve been following me on Instagram (I’m new! Give me friends!), you might have seen that I’ve posted a few pictures of gorgeous summer fruit over the past couple of weeks. I’ve stayed with my parents a few times this month while we’re getting our new house sorted, and they always have a house packed with fruit ....more

Vanilla Bean Pound Cake Chocolate Chunk Ice Cream

Have your cake and ice cream all rolled into one....more

Squid Ink Spaghetti With Zesty Calamari

Here’s an easy pasta dish that combines inspiration from the south in Crete, from the seaside tavernas and from northern Greece with the use of Boukovo…Greek chilli flakes. I first has cuttlefish and squid served covered in their squid ink…an odd sight at first but jet-black delicious! One can buy squid ink from finer grocers or you can find pasta made with squid ink – the latter being easier of the two ....more

Ceviche, Seviche, Cebiche, Sebiche

Here’s the perfect summertime dish you can “cook” without getting near the stove: Ceviche....more

Fettuccine Carbonara by The Gourmet Mom

Fettuccine Carbonara by The Gourmet Mom:  http://thegourmetmom.com/10823/63041/a/fettuccine-carbonara Eat what you love, love what you eat!...more

Louisiana Chicken Sandwiches with Spicy Cajun Ranch

I know I have mentioned before, but one of my favorite Food Channel shows is...more

Sweet and Spicy Candied Jalapenos

These candied jalapenos. Oh goodness gracious. ...more

What The L?

From the proud inventors of the Dewy Follicle System: ...more