Sundried Tomato and Pesto Stuffed Spaghetti Squash

If you are looking for a wonderful meatless dish, this sun-dried tomato and pesto stuffed spaghetti squash is a quick and easy choice. Winter squash is back in season and I couldn’t be happier. Winter squash are nutrient dense and can be used in everything from soups, to appetizers, to meals and desserts. Spaghetti squash […]

Easy Roasted Whole Cauliflower with Homemade Creamy Alfredo Sauce

If you love cauliflower, take it to the next level by roasting your cauliflower whole. Add in a creamy alfredo sauce made from scratch, and you have an incredible dish. Have you tried to bake a whole cauliflower head yet? Whole, not chopped up in pieces! I had no idea how good a whole roasted […]

How to Cook Gluten Free Pasta to Avoid Mushy Pasta

Do you hate mushy gluten free pasta? This hack will help you make perfect pasta every time. Try it with this simple gluten free marinara sauce recipe. If you want to cook gluten free pasta, that isn’t mushy, read further down to see this famous hack to have delicious al dente pasta every time! Have […]

Black Rice, Red Quinoa, Edamame, Squash, and Persimmon Vegetable Bowls

Nourishing grain and vegetable bowls are all the rage here in the Bay Area lately. This black rice and red quinoa vegetable bowl is a perfect vegetarian meal in a bowl. When Village Harvest wanted me to develop a recipe using their heirloom black rice and red quinoa, I was excited to see what I […]

Crab, Sun-dried Tomato, Shiitake, and Zucchini Zoodle Pasta

If you love pasta, but not all the carbs, this crab, sun-dried tomato, shiitake, and zucchini zoodle pasta dish is a delicious combination of flavors. This recipe is dedicated to all of those people who have done the “blank” stare into the refrigerator, or pantry, wondering what on earth you are going to make for […]

Pepper Jack Grilled Cheese Sandwich with Strawberry Hot Sauce and Arugula

It is time to celebrate all things cheesy. This Gluten Free Pepper Jack Grilled Cheese Sandwich with a Strawberry Hot Sauce and Arugula is my new favorite craving! (* This post was sponsored by Smart & Final. All “cheesy” opinions are my own.) Grilled cheese sandwiches are a staple in our house. Everyone in my […]

Shiitake Mushroom Riced Cauliflower Risotto

This shiitake “riced” cauliflower risotto recipe is a delicious low carb alternative to risotto. Even better? It is ready in just 15 minutes! I am continuing my love affair with Trader Joe’s new bags of already “riced” cauliflower.  Have you seen this yet? Riced cauliflower and NO mess! (You can definitely rice your own cauliflower, […]

Easy Gluten Free Cauliflower Cheddar Pancakes

These gluten free cauliflower cheddar pancakes make a wonderful appetizer, side dish, or vegetarian meal. Have you seen all of those fun cauliflower rice recipes on Pinterest lately? I have always wanted to try one, but the thought of ricing a cauliflower was a bit overwhelming. Do visions of cauliflower flying around my kitchen and […]

Sweet Potato Cheesy Nachos

If you love nachos, these sweet potato nachos are quick and easy to make for game day, or for a healthy snack. Are you getting ready for the big game? We are ready to have a party with our friends and I am planning out what appetizers to serve. This sweet potato nachos recipe should […]

Healthy Eggplant, Zucchini, and Mushroom Veggie Stacks Parmesan

If you love the flavors of parmesan, this healthy vegetarian vegetable stacks parmesan recipe is a quick and easy dinner your whole family will love. I don’t know about you, but if you have been following my blog for awhile, you know how chaotic our family life is on school nights. Rush here, rush there….there […]