Homemade Green Tortillas With Spinach and Cilantro

These tortillas have some spinach for color and a bit of cilantro. It's just the right amount of surprising flavor. You must try and see for yourself.  ...more

20 Food Blog Trends That Need to Die in 2015

Honestly, people, we don't know why we even bother. We do the very hard work of reading all the blogs and spotting all the hackneyed trends for you, and for what? We've officially lost the war on stripey straws, mason jars, quinoa, and pumpkin spice. ...more

How to Go Vegan in 9 Easy Steps

SURPRISE! The blue-haired hippie is a vegan! Who'd have guessed it, right? There are a number of reasons why people go vegan, which is a post for another day, but in this one I'm going to assume you already have your reasons and are ready to take ...more

Use Extra Christmas Candy to Make These Fudge Recipes

My husband and I rarely eat dessert but if you opened our pantry you'd find yourself facing a whole shelf of candy. We rarely eat it but if we ever get a late-night craving for Skittles, Nerds, jelly beans or Swedish Fish, we're covered. Don't get me ...more

Announcing BlogHer Food '15 and the Call for Ideas

Today we are excited to announce the BlogHer Food '15: Experts Among Us conference! For our seventh annual Food event, we're going back to our roots with a FALL conference. And once again, we're taking BlogHer Food on the road to the "jewel of the Midwest" (and fabulous food city), Chicago! CONFERENCE DETAILS: Dates: November 6 & 7, 2015 Location: Hyatt Regency Chicago ...more
Looking forward to welcoming everyone to my hometown! Whoop whoop!more

Blizzard Fun: Make Snow Ice Cream

Snow ice cream, or snow cream, is super easy to make. Here in New England, as in much of the country, we’re buried under an ever-expanding blanket of fresh snow. One way to keep away cabin fever is to make tasty treats. If you have little ones home from school, they’ll have fun making this with you. You can use other flavors of extract besides vanilla too. Peppermint would work really well. ...more
kyooty You boil your water due to the contaminants in the ground source.  If you catch snow that ...more

Power Up Your Day With the Most Delicious Breakfast Casserole

Nothing makes me feel more virtuous than starting out my day with a healthy dose of greens—so dishes like this Power Greens Breakfast Casserole with Feta and Mozzarella are my breakfast standbys all year long. This breakfast casserole is vegetarian, low-carb, and gluten-free, but it's also absolutely delicious. I'd happily eat it for a Meatless Monday meal any time of day. (I like a nice dollop of sour cream on mine!)...more
getfork Thanks for sharing. I always feel so virtuous when I eat greens for breakfast!more

Chocolate Peanut Butter Energy Bites

No Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Energy Bites. Loaded with old fashioned oats, peanut butter, protein powder and flax seed. A healthy on the go protein packed snack! ...more

Flourless plant-powered protein brownies (plus a Vega One giveaway)

By now, you’ve probably guessed that I love to bake. I crave the creativity, the preciseness, the excuse to drown out everything that’s bothering me, slow down and focus on the simple task of following a recipe, mixing together a set of ingredients, and watching what happens when it goes in the oven. This, to me, is calming, meditative, a form of relieving stress ....more

Frozen Strawberry Cheesecake Hearts

I seem to be on a roll recently – and not a good one. Just like these Healthy Chocolate Cake Waffles...more

Cold Veggie Pizza Appetizer

This is an old recipe but I haven’t made it in so long that it seems new. On Saturday night, I went to a wine and painting party with some girlfriends and needed to bring an appetizer. I knew I wouldn’t be able to keep it warm, so I figured something cold would work best ....more

Xoconostle Salsa

Have you heard of the fruit...more

Wonderful Wednesday Blog Hop #108

Hey Ya'll! My name is Diane Roark. I blog about easy recipes to help you put dinner on the table quickly ....more

Smoky Cauliflower “Mac and Cheese”

Smoky Gouda Cauliflower “Mac and Cheese” isn’t really mac and cheese…there is no pasta involved and you won’t miss it AT ALL!! SO delicious!!!! OK, this recipe is totally off the beaten path for me ....more

Common Ground: My Farm and New York City...

Over the years, I have made a couple of trips to New York City to visit college friends as well as to do some volunteer promotion work for the Beef Check Off.  My perspective of the world broadens a bit every time that I venture into the Big Apple as it is incredibly different from my family’s farm in Nebraska....more

A Royal Mess: Ode to M’khalela

Dear readers, This blog has been taken over. Ahu‘s dad here. Not to worry, though ....more

Announcing BlogHer Food '15 and the Call for Ideas

Today we are excited to announce the BlogHer Food '15: Experts Among Us conference! For our seventh annual Food event, we're going back to our roots with a FALL conference. And once again, we're taking BlogHer Food on the road to the "jewel of the Midwest" (and fabulous food city), Chicago! CONFERENCE DETAILS: Dates: November 6 & 7, 2015 Location: Hyatt Regency Chicago ...more
Looking forward to welcoming everyone to my hometown! Whoop whoop!more