Pineapple Poppy Raspberry Dip

Ingredients1 cup pineapple chunks1 cup raspberries1 tbsp. olive oil½ tbsp. poppy seeds1 tsp maple syrup½ tsp salt¼ tsp black salt½ tsp crushed black pepper...more

The Best Quick and Easy Frittata (for Breakfast, Lunch, or Dinner)

I've been focusing on quick and easy recipes for Meatless Monday over the last few weeks, like a super-quick chickpea dinner and … another super-quick chickpea dinner (can you tell I like chickpeas?). ...more
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Baked Garlic and Lemon Chicken Breasts with Vegi's

Dinner in our house is sometimes a bit of a struggle.  My son is a red meat and potatoes kid, no sauces and no seasonings.  Up until recently I've basically been making two meals at dinner.  This has stopped, I just couldn't do it any more. Tonight he is being introduced to my Garlic and Lemon Baked Chicken.  Normally I don't do a lot of chicken, it's not one of my favorites.  I would never go to a restaurant and order chicken, nope not gonna happen....more

Flourless Chocolate Zucchini Cookies

Ingredients2 cups shredded zucchini (squeezed)½ cups pitted dates (7 pieces)2 tbsp. unsweetened cocoa powder1 egg1 tsp baking powder1/8 tsp salt1 tsp instant coffee1 tbsp. vanilla extract1 tsp flax oil¼ cup dark chocolate chips...more

Homemade Peanut Butter Cups

When it comes to Reese's peanut butter cups, I have zero self-restraint. When we lived in Costa Rica I bought packages in bulk whenever I left the country and at my request, Jeff kept my supply secured with a padlock in a suitcase on the top shelf of the closet. Now that we live in LA where Reese's are staring at me from the shelves of every grocery store,  pharmacy and gas station, it's time to address my addiction....more

Rice and Egg Breakfast Patties


Hummus de Pimientos Asados y Pasta

Hummus de Pimientos Asados y Pasta super rico. Algunos de ustedes me han pedido que publicara una receta para hacer hummus, y aunque lo he hecho varias veces en casa y con otros ingredientes, es la primera vez que lo combino con pasta, y que buena idea! porque ha quedado riquísima. Lo he acompañado con unos espirales de maíz sin gluten muy coloridos, en honor a la temporada que acompaña....more

Pineapple Coconut Tropical Smoothie

 Ingredients1 cup pineapple chunks (fresh/frozen)1 cup mango chunks (fresh/frozen)½ cup unsweetened coconut (sliced/shredded)3 mejdool dates (pitted)3 cups unsweetened coconut milk1 cup crushed ice...more