Category Archive: Fancy

Homemade Tortilla Chips with Avocado Dip

The Chips I used to make homemade chips all the time with my old roommate back in Portland. It’s perfect because you can just make the amount you want, and they’re way better… Continue reading

Kale, Sun Dried Tomato, and Swiss Frittata

I had friends coming over for brunch and wanted to make something a little more exciting than omelets – although I had all the ingredients: Eggs Kale Sun dried tomatoes Mushrooms Swiss cheese… Continue reading

Roasted Eggplant Dip with Sun Dried Tomatoes

I feel a little bad about this one because I didn’t tell anyone I was making it, and I ate it ALL before anyone could even get a taste. It may have been… Continue reading

Tri-color Bites

These bites were inspired by yesterday’s sandwich fiasco – because red pepper, hummus, sautéed kale, and avocado do go well together! I took little bits of each, stuck them to Mary’s Gone Crackers… Continue reading

Asparagus with Apple Basil Sauce

This recipe I have to give credit to my brother for. We were trying to think of a good vegetable dish to bring to our mother’s, and he has this random Southern Living… Continue reading

Halvah Parfait

So it may not look like much (at least in this picture) but this is incredibly delicious, and is simple to make! It came out of an experiment with an old coworker who… Continue reading

Smiley Green Soup

First of all, can I just put a disclaimer on this? I got called out recently for seeming so healthy on this blog. It’s true that I tend to eat well in general,… Continue reading

Root Vegetable Love Soup

I call this Love soup because it’s red, and it’s Valentine’s Day, and if you love someone you should make this for them! – haha. Easy, delicious, good for you, and endlessly customizable!… Continue reading

Spicy Coconut French Toast

Traditional French toast was always a little boring to me, and I tend towards savory stuff in the morning. But the coconut and cayenne in this recipe from A Spicy Perspective make it… Continue reading

Football Avocado Deviled Eggs

I wanted to make some fun party food in honor of the Super Bowl. I got the idea for these from Cute Foods for Kids – they have 26 different football-shaped food ideas!… Continue reading