Category Archive: Healthy

Soup Stock

Hooray for my first time ever using my crock pot! So excited because this means I can cook things without heating up my entire apartment (which will be useful when summer finally makes… Continue reading

Strawberry Guacamole

Every once in a while, my method of googling something that I think should exist really works out – like Strawberry Guacamole: totally exists, totally delicious. Who knew?? It’s strawberries, avocado, cilantro, and… Continue reading

Mango & Nectarine Chicken Tagine

My brother was in town visiting, and I had just found this recipe on Gojee for Plum & Nectarine Chicken Tagine which looked worthy. We followed it pretty closely, only I only had… Continue reading

Face Mask Smoothie

So named because you could probably use it that way, haha. This was an impromptu combination – 1 banana 1/2 avocado 1 cucumber 1 kiwi Based on what I had lying around. And… Continue reading

Sesame Almond Butter Bars

Welcome back, friends! Greece was lovely – shocker – and I am inspired by several of the dishes I had while I was there. In particular: – Stuffed cherry tomatoes: roasted, savory finger… Continue reading

Broccoli Tempeh

I’m actually going out of town at the end of the week (Greece, what?!) which means using up what’s in my fridge, including this tempeh that I bought forever ago but never used… Continue reading

Banana Chocolate Chip Bread, Take 2

For Attempt #2 I chose to reference a recipe from My Healthy Happy Home. The verdict: I should probably focus on the GF part and stay away from other complications such as also… Continue reading

Spicy Cabbage Slaw

Some friends were supposed to come over to brunch and I was going to make this huevos rancheros variation with cabbage I had left over from the parsnip gratin. Well, brunch got cancelled,… Continue reading

Miser Wat – Ethiopian Red Lentils

I love Ethiopian food, but I’d never tried to make it before. This attempt at Miser Wat was a definite success, so be prepared for more Ethiopian dishes to come! This recipe from… Continue reading

Quinoa Cakes with Tahini Yogurt Dip

This was an amazing pairing of 2 great recipes. Perfect for dinner, lunch, parties, experimenting, or whatever. The quinoa cakes recipe, from Love and Olive Oil, was specifically recommended to me by a… Continue reading