Olive, Red Pepper, & Goat Cheese Crostini

One thing I love about living in California is the access we have to awesome, locally grown food. San Luis Obispo itself has 4 (four!) farmer’s markets every single week. And the things we don’t get in this town can almost always be found somewhere else in California ....more

Asparagus & Snow Pea Medley with Black Eyed Peas

Recently, I’ve really found that motivation for this space comes in waves. There are times when recipe ideas come to me so easy, like they were just waiting to be made for this blog. They fly out of my kitchen faster than I have time to write the posts for them ....more

Vegan Blueberry Scones

Something amazing and almost unheard of happened here this weekend. It rained. In July ....more

Eggplant, Kale & Ricotta Cannelloni

Wait, it’s really Wednesday already? When did that happen? I always try to get a post out on Monday or Tuesday, but I seem to have failed this week ....more

Balsamic Grilled Baby Artichokes

No joke, I searched high and low for these baby artichokes for 3 weeks before I found them. For the three weeks prior to my searching I had seem tables of them piled high at the Farmers Market, but didn’t purchase any, always putting it off for another week. Then when they finally made it onto my weekly menu, they were nowhere to be found! ...more

The Best Vegan Peanut Butter Cookies

My search is complete. I have been looking for the perfect...more

Quick & Easy Smashed Red Potatoes

Pohhh-tayyy-toesssss. What is it about potatoes that just says, “I am the perfect food for you to eat all day every day”? I really can’t put my finger on it, but I’m pretty sure I’d be okay with eating potatoes 3 meals a day for at least a few days in a row ....more

Summer Corn Salad with Gorgonzola Cheese and Balsamic Vinegar

I’m pretty sure this salad right here is my favorite thing about summer. I know there are lots of other amazing things about summer, but don’t underestimate this corn salad. Believe me ....more

2015 “Content for YOU” Survey – and a cookbook giveaway!

Hey guys! Guess what. It’s SURVEY TIME! ...more

Vegetarian Slow Cooker Baked Beans

So you’re invited to a 4th of July BBQ next weekend, and they want you to bring a side. And of course the first thing your mind jumps to is BEANS!! Okay maybe not ....more