Homemade Vegan Protein Bars

Homemade vegan paleo protein bars that are so good, nobody will suspect they are healthy. These bars are the perfect breakfast on the go, an in-between class boost, or anytime snack. I have to tell you, these delicious protein bars were the result of a horrible muffin blooper. (Just read on to see how hard […]

Fresh Pink Grapefruit Fennel Salad

If you love fresh, beautiful salads, this simple pink grapefruit fennel salad is and easy salad to enjoy. Juicy pink grapefruit blends with the subtle licorice flavors from the fennel to make a surprisingly delicious salad. It has been a long time since I posted a fennel recipe. For a little while, we were getting […]

Chilled Shishito Pepper Soup

Shishito peppers are everywhere as the new darlings of the pepper world. If you haven’t tried them yet, give them a try in this easy chilled shishito pepper soup. Shishito Peppers This week’s surprise is shishito peppers. I have cooked with many peppers since living in Austin, but never shishito peppers. It is really easy […]

Crispy Baked French Fries with Curry Dipping Sauce

If you LOVE French fries as much as I do, you will love these crispy baked French fries. Dip them in this curry dipping sauce for a fun side dish or appetizer! These fries are baked, not fried so they are much healthier! Okay, I have a confession to make. I am a French fry […]

Easy Spiralized Mulberry Kohlrabi Salad

This healthy mulberry kohlrabi salad is a delicious light salad that goes well with any dish. Kohlrabi have a mild flavor and taste so good raw. What is kohlrabi? Have you seen a kohlrabi? I have passed this vegetable by for years. I didn’t know what to do with it. It comes in green and […]

Quick and Easy Mulberry Cardamom Granola

This quick and easy gluten free vegan cardamom granola is filled with mulberries, nuts and seeds. Delicious as a topper to yogurt or ice cream, or just eat it by the handful. Why Homemade Granola is Better It has been a long time since I made homemade granola. I used to make granola all of […]

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 […]

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? What is daikon? When I ended up with a bunch of daikon radishes, I wondered to myself what to make with daikon radish. These radishes are not your typical […]

3 Ingredient Dark Chocolate Bark

Creamy chocolate, macadamia nuts, and dried cherries combined make a delicious chocolate treat. You will love how easy this 3 ingredient chocolate bark recipe is to make. Are you a choco-aholic? Don’t feel guilty, you are not alone 🙂 . I can’t help it, give this girl dark chocolate and I am as happy as […]

Family Fun Mango Coconut Dessert Sushi

This week you are in for a treat with this delicious coconut sticky rice mango sushi recipe. Think of this as a deconstructed mango with coconut sticky rice recipe that you would order at your favorite Thai restaurant. Do you love sushi? Today I created a fun new treat. Something for sushi lovers, and sushi […]

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