Avocado Pesto

Long time foodie and travel enthusiast, I started my blog to share my curious culinary efforts and kitchen endeavors. Here you'll find a smorgasbord of ethnic cuisines and hopefully a few humorous tales too.

Five top egg recipes to try

It’s time to get egg-static about eggs. Let’s face it, there are few ingredients in the world that are as cheap, fresh and that you can do so much with. They’re hugely versatile, superb as a snack, a lunch, or as part of a dinner ....more

Chicken and Pesto Panini {Gluten-Free}

A creamy and flavorful panini made with chicken, pesto, cheese and mayonnaise. A tad more sophisticated than the grilled cheeses I lived off of in college...more

Indian Rava Kesari

A simple five ingredient traditional South Indian dessert that is perfect served warm with a sprinkling of cashews, raisins and dried rose petals....more

Vegan Creamy Broccoli Soup {Gluten-Free}

I love a good creamy broccoli soup. In college I used to get my fix from Panera and then post college I made my own copy cat version of their broccoli cheddar soup. And now that I’m even more grown up I’ve now moved on to a creamy vegan broccoli soup ....more

Vegan Fettuccine Alfredo with Caramelized Squash and Red Onions {Gluten-Free}

Your new go to healthy pasta favorite: A vegan and gluten free creamy fettuccine alfredo with caramelized butternut squash and red onions, sprinkled with fresh rosemary. You’ll be dreaming about this dish. I’m sitting at the airport Mcdonald’s sipping my first real coffee in 45 days ....more

Piña Colada Smoothie

The classic...more

Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps {Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free}

These Asian Chicken Lettuce Wraps are full of flavors from fresh herbs and Asian sauces. Perfect for a weeknight dinner as they take less than 30 minutes to make. {Gluten-free and Dairy-free too} Outside the balcony in the apartment we are renting in Penang, Malaysia there is a ramp that goes down to the garage ....more

BLT Salad with Vegan Avocado Dressing {Gluten-Free}

The classic BLT sandwich is turned into a salad and jazzed up with a creamy vegan avocado dressing. While the salad is pretty standard this dressing is simply out of this world....more

Banana Nutella Smoothie

This creamy and flavorful Banana Nutella Smoothie made with coconut milk is sure to make your day...more

Peanut Butter, Apple and Granola Snack Wraps {Gluten-Free, Vegan}

Peanut butter, apple and granola wraps make for a perfect quick breakfast or light snack. You’ve got the crunch from the granola, the fruity apple...more