Category Archive: Healthy

Spiced Swordfish with Herbed Butter

Randomly I was lamenting the lack of swordfish in my life and then, thank you universe, my cousin said she was picking some up! Enter Grilled Swordfish a la Cousin Wendie: First, she… Continue reading

Coconut Flour Blueberry Muffins

This was my first experience with coconut flour, and I think I’m in love! I actually followed this recipe from Health Extremist pretty closely, it being my first time and all, and it… Continue reading

Slow-cooker Chicken with Mustard Seed and Thyme

This was my first experience cooking a WHOLE chicken, and it was no joke! I had bought the chicken to make into soup but then thought, why not do something different? Enter this… Continue reading

Guest Post: Brussel Sprouts, Broccoli, and Arugula Salad

My friend Adrianne made this beautiful salad, and I wanted to share it with you. For more of her and her creations, check her out on Twitter. Here’s what she says: I’ve been… Continue reading

Sweet Brown Rice Pudding

I’m working my way through all the grains in my cupboard, and came across some sweet brown rice – little grains that looks like they should be used for risotto – perfect for… Continue reading

Breakfast Fruit Salad with Quinoa

Ok so I’m getting a little sick of smoothies (or really I’ve promised myself I wouldn’t use my broken immersion blender, and have been too lazy to get a new one) So how… Continue reading

Simple Coconut Banana Pudding

I wanted to make a simple no-bake banana pudding featuring bananas and coconut milk and not much else. I googled around for it but couldn’t find anything, so I decided to wing it:… Continue reading

Eggplant Curry

I’ve had this unopened red curry paste burning a hole in my cabinet. Also the eggplants at the store were looking pretty amazing, so that’s how we ended up here. I found 2… Continue reading

Instant Softserve

This is the only way I’ve found to make anything ice cream-like without an ice cream maker: blend together 100% frozen fruit (or other frozen things) without adding any liquid or ice. And… Continue reading

Mixed Nut Chia Seed Pudding

I had made a chia seed pudding years ago from my friend Marisa’s recipe which calls for chia seeds, dates, cashews, and whatever flavorings you want. Super delicious! This time, I wanted to… Continue reading