Coconut Curry Butternut Squash Soup

As the weather is getting colder, I want to share one of my favorite soup recipes. I first made this Coconut Curry Butternut Squash Soup years ago - it was one of the first things I ever came up with in the kitchen all on my own, and I remember thinking - wow, you can just mix and match flavors and end up with delicious food?! Cooking is awesome!...more
This looks delicious! LOVE the seeds on the top!more

Easy Roasted Cauliflower with Cumin and Cilantro

Roasting cauliflower gives the edges a crispy caramelization and brings out the natural sweetness of the vegetable. It also keeps a nice crunch when cooked quickly at high heat. Try this roasted cauliflower recipe and you’ll never boil, blanch, or steam them again!Cumin, lemon, and cilantro dress up the cauliflower in a unique way, but the dish is still painlessly easy to prepare. Try serving it alongside your favorite protein instead of potatoes or rice for a healthier meal....more

Quinoa Chickpea Burgers with Pickled Veggies and Sriracha Mayo

Do you like weird food as much as I do? If so this may be the recipe for you. Ever since trying a Bahn Mi (Vietnamese sandwich) at a little shop in Philly, I can't stop thinking about pickled vegetables and spicy flavors with bread. So I gave these burgers a shot and they were even approved by my husband which is big. Nay, HUGE. I also think they're pretty forgiving so if you don't have the exact ingredient the recipe calls for, substitute it for something close. I'm sure another type of bean (black beans maybe?) would be lovely, or Crystal hot sauce instead of sriracha....more

Recipe: Spinach Salad with Orzo, Chickpeas, and Feta

alads sometimes get a bad rap. Either they are so devoid of calories that they leave us hungry an hour after lunch, or they are so heavily-laden in dressing that we may as well have eaten that cheeseburger after all.What’s a healthy luncher  – who also happens to enjoy feeling full – to do?...more

Banana Oatmeal with Cocoa Nibs

Amber @ Mama's Blissful Bites: http://www.mamasblissfulbites.com/recipe/banana-oatmeal-with-cocoa-nibs/A delightful sweet and savory warming breakfast....more

Pumpkin Curry Soup With Coconut Milk

Curry Pumpkin Soup from Life's Ambrosia ...more
@scrummylane BlogHerFood Love the idea of making it in a crock pot!more

Homemade Three Cheese Ravioli

Perfect Kitty Paw ...more

Tomatillo and Avocado Salsa

Last weekend I stopped by my parents' house and took a quick walk through their garden. Despite it being cold and rainy, the herbs were still green and I spotted a few tomatoes still on the vine. I was suddenly reminded that my dad had asked me to pick all the tomatillos that had ripened, heavy in their husks, the plants bowing towards the ground....more