ONE PAN MEXICAN QUINOA

Wonderfully light, healthy and nutritious. And it’s so easy to make – even the quinoa is cooked right in the pan! Despite my daily 3-mile runs, all the morning donuts have finally caught up with me. So Jason and I made a pact to lighten up our diet before our Cabo trip in 6 weeks. […]

Baked Spaghetti Squash with Garlic and Butter Recipe

Say hello to the spaghetti squash. I gotta say, big squash is intimidating. It’s heavy, hard to peel, hard to cut (hack saw anyone?) and hurts when you drop the bastard on your foot. But how can you resist that sunshiney-happy-yellow? It will be one of the easiest vegetable dishes you can make. I cook […]

CHICKEN AND BROCCOLI STIR FRY

THIS RECIPE FOR CHICKEN AND BROCCOLI STIR FRY IS A CLASSIC DISH OF CHICKEN SAUTEED WITH FRESH BROCCOLI FLORETS AND COATED IN A SAVORY SAUCE. YOU CAN HAVE A HEALTHY AND EASY DINNER ON THE TABLE IN 30 MINUTES! There’s nothing better than a quick and easy dinner recipe for when you don’t have a […]

Roasted Parmesan Carrots

This recipe is one of my favorite ways to eat carrots. Roasting them with the olive oil, parmesan, and garlic turns an ordinary carrot into something extraordinary. You can turn any carrot-haters into carrot-lovers with this recipe. Seriously. They are that good. And so easy to make! Whenever I make a batch of these roasted […]

CRISPY SWEET POTATO FRIES WITH AVOCADO-CORIANDER DIP

I do not know a single person who doesn’t like sweet potatoes. Okay, I do know one person like that but I’m 100% sure their dislike for sweet potatoes is imagined as they’ve never actually tried one. Imagine that?! There is something so comforting and satisfying about baked sweet potatoes smothered in spices that most […]

SPINACH PESTO PASTA

Once in a while I make something that’s extra special. Something seemingly simple, but with flavors that sing. Now, as we discussed in my look back at 2015, I love all of the recipes I post. But some of them really set my heart aflutter. The last recipes I remember feeling that way about were […]

QUADRUPLE CHOCOLATE SOFT FUDGY PUDDING COOKIES

My first foray into pudding cookies went so well that I wanted to try a chocolate version. So I did with four kinds of chocolate in one cookie. May as well go big or go home. The cookies are super soft, tender, slightly chewy, and are for true chocolate lovers. Chips, chunks, cocoa, chocolate pudding. […]