Tuna Melt Panini with Grilled Onion and Hatch Chile

This tuna melt panini is loaded with grilled onion and fire-roasted hatch chiles. The melty cheese and spice blend in with the tuna to make this the best tuna melt sandwich ever! Do you love grilled cheese sandwiches? What about a tuna melt? Well, I combined all of your favorite things into one delicious panini! […]

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 oven […]

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. Say goodbye to mushy gluten free pasta! If you want to cook gluten free pasta, that isn’t mushy, read further down to see this famous hack to 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. Black Rice When Village Harvest wanted me to develop a recipe using their heirloom black rice and red quinoa, I was excited to see […]

Kid-friendly Kale Salad with Apples Recipe

Do you love kale? This kale and apple salad is one of my favorite dishes. And a bonus, my kids will eat this salad too! This is an amazing kale salad. Yup, I said that…my family originally thought I was crazy! Honestly, I owe this all of this kale love to Chef Lopez at California […]

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! Easy Riced Cauliflower 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 […]

Crispy Gluten Free Cauliflower Cheddar Pancakes

These gluten free cauliflower cheddar pancakes make a wonderful appetizer, side dish, or vegetarian meal. Crispy on the outsides and cheesy tender on the inside, you will love this easy appetizer. Have you seen all of those fun cauliflower rice recipes on Pinterest lately? I have always wanted to try one, but the thought of […]

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