This festive (gluten free) Roasted Acorn Squash Salad with warm Buckwheat, Five-Spice Acorn Squash, Feta Cheese, and Pomegranate Seeds is full of healthy seasonal ingredients and a sweet tangy maple dijon dressing. Yum! It is Christmas central
Five spice roasted acorn squash is the perfect side dish, kissed with fall and the smallest hint of spice, and then tossed with nutty toasted sesame seeds. Perfect with a roast chicken or as a healthy and quick Thanksgiving side dish! Acorn
Parmesan Broccoli Loaded Baked Potato. A quick and healthy recipe using only 3 ingredients, broccoli, potato, and parmesan cheese. You can eat it as a side dish or the main event. I LOVE this recipe and have it at least once per week! I will
A roundup of the best healthy and delicious recipes all featuring pumpkin! Savory, sweet, for breakfast, in soup, and desserts! Oh, plus a love letter. To pumpkin. Naturally ;-) Dear Pumpkin, The world is better because you are in it.
Stop throwing away your carrot tops! You are missing out on the most delicious cheesy cashew carrot top pesto which pairs perfectly with roasted carrots. As I was leaving my CSA pickup today I walked past a garbage bin filled with carrot tops.
A super healthy simple salad with beets, berries, basil, seasonal greens and an insanely delicious avocado basil vinaigrette. Vegan, paleo, gluten free, and bursting with flavor and good for you ingredients. You know those summer days when the
If you happen to be the salad "bringer" this summer then you should definitely "bring" this fresh basil and roasted cauliflower pasta salad to your next party. Since I returned from my trip I haven't done very much except work, cook, and catch up on
Harissa roasted carrots and scallions is the perfect nod to gorgeous spring veggies. Plus, I share a 4-course spring tasting menu, it's a good one! My Mom is an incredible cook. This is not a matter of opinion, it is fact. She is also the ultimate
We are going to file this one under, "good problems to have". The problem? Two people + Five pounds of fruit every week for 24 weeks - One person who doesn't really eat fruit = A LOT of fruit for ME! This is a CSA (Community Supported Agriculture -
Can we talk about sweet potatoes for a minute? I have a very strong affinity for them, I think they are perfect, and sweet, and wonderful, and quite frankly my life is better because sweet potatoes are in it. They are on my staple grocery list.
Can I tell you a secret? I don't love pizza. I KNOW! I KNOW! I'm an alien. I'm a total weirdo. Pizza is just not my favorite food, I usually feel pretty sick after I eat it and it is something that I rarely crave. Until I made this recipe. I made
Have you ever seen this knobby, sort-of-odd, looking vegetable? It's not the most common around these parts. I didn't grow up eating it and, as a matter of fact, the first time I tried it was fairly recently. I have yet to meet a vegetable I don't
Simple Roasted Kale Sprouts are a flavorful addition to your table. This simple roasted recipe is packed with vitamins and key nutrients for a tasty dish that steals the show at any meal! Some people stand in line at the Apple store for 200
I read an article about Green Thursday in Saveur Magazine this month, Grundonnerstag, or Green Thursday, is celebrated in Germany on the Thursday before Easter. On this day Parishioners are typically given a branch to signify Lenten duties. Over time
A few years ago I was coaching a client through a no sugar no white carbohydrate protocol. During one session we were talking about smell and how 75% of what we perceive as taste is actually smell. I told her that through the initial stages of this