Spiralized Purple Carrot and Cilantro Salad

This delicious crisp spiralized purple carrot and cilantro salad is a delicious root vegetable salad that even our kids loved. Have you seen those beautiful purple carrots? Many people will ask where to buy these purple carrots because they are so vibrant. Go check your farmer’s markets and grocery stores. Our farmer’s market had several […]

Daikon Green Apple Salad with Pepitas

This spiralized daikon and green apple salad is a fresh flavorful salad that tastes delicious. Have you seen daikon in your grocery store or farmer’s market? This daikon radish recipe started with a silly mistake. I was on the hunt for carrots and the store I like to shop at for produce had daikon with […]

Cucumber Cilantro Gazpacho with Mango Habanero Salsa

This cucumber cilantro gazpacho with mango habanero salsa is a chilled soup that is perfect for a hot summer day. I don’t know about you, but it has been so hot this summer here in the Bay Area. Many houses don’t have air conditioning (thank you global warming) and the thought of using an oven […]

Shaved Brussels Sprout and Apricot Salad

This shaved Brussels sprout and fresh apricot salad is a beautiful salad that even those “non-Brussels sprout people” will enjoy. Have you recovered from National Donut Day? I must say, after all of the delicious gluten free donuts I made last week, I am ready for some healthy recipes. Now I know you, my readers, […]

Organic Chicken Salad with Citrus Vinaigrette

Spring is the time for delicious healthy salads. This organic chicken salad with a light citrus vinaigrette is a wonderful salad that everyone will love. (This post was sponsored by Foster Farms Organic Chicken. All delicious opinions are mine.) Today is all about quick and easy recipes. Families are so busy, it is important to […]

Butter Leaf, Sprout, Carrot and Pomegranate Salad with a Turmeric Vinaigrette

If you love to cook with fresh organic chicken, Foster Farms Organic chicken is perfect for your recipes. This salad with homemade turmeric vinaigrette will pair beautifully with any chicken dish. A few weeks ago, I posted about how excited I was about working with Foster Farms Organic chicken. If you have been following my […]

Paleo Spiralized Radish and Lime Salad

This healthy spiralized radish and lime salad is a fun side salad that packs a flavorful punch. It is official. I love my new Paderno spiralizer.  It took a little bit to get used to it. At first I had a few fails. Now that I know the right width for vegetables, I have been […]

Cold Busting Chicken Turmeric Vegetable Soup

When you see the ingredients in this chicken turmeric vegetable soup…you are going to think I am crazy. I love using turmeric in my recipes. This chicken soup recipe is full of nutrients and is a natural anti-inflammatory. Lately, with all of the sport injuries the guys in our family have had lately…we could really […]

Heirloom Tomato and Shishito Pepper Gazpacho

Aren’t you just loving all of the big juicy heirloom tomatoes in the farmer’s markets lately? This heirloom tomato and shishito pepper gazpacho takes full advantage of the rich juicy flavors. You can find heirloom tomatoes in every shape and color from deep red, to vibrant yellow, to deep purple. For this recipe, I used […]

Simple Country Hamburger Vegetable Soup

This country hamburger vegetable soup is hearty enough to be a meal, yet tasty enough to get your kids to eat their veggies 🙂 It is starting to cool off here in the Bay Area. Evenings are cool, and nights are almost chilly in the mid 60s. It is officially fall, my favorite time of […]