Category Archive: Immersion Blender

Kefir Smoothie with Avocado, Banana, Cinnamon, and Honey

I have already sung kefir’s praises, and if you don’t hear about it again it’s because I plan to use my kefir to make this smoothie every day forever. A friend gave me… Continue reading

Cucumber Avocado Banana Smoothie with Kumquats and Ginger

My lovely neighbors gave me some kumquats yesterday with which I have limited experience, but now certainly hope to have more!! And I was looking up cucumber banana smoothie recipes (since that’s pretty… Continue reading

Verde Enchiladas with Halibut or Chicken

My friend Bethany and I were tasked with cooking dinner for 11 people, and for some reason I thought enchiladas would be perfect because it’s a big casserole-type thing. Only, turns out it’s… Continue reading

Individual Cucumber Mint Ricotta No-Bake Cheesecakes

So this is one of those convoluted ones. And while there are things I could certainly do differently next time, I am super excited that these pretty much turned out! It all started… Continue reading

Kale, Broccoli, Chicken Salad with Yogurt Mustard Dressing

First of all, if you’re ever wondering what to do with your dejected broccoli stems, shred them up and put them in salad. They make a great replacement for cabbage in cole slaw,… Continue reading

Slow-cooker Root Vegetable Stew

For this one I sort of followed this recipe from LOTFOTL, in that I sautéed the onions with the spices before I put everything in the crock pot, mainly followed their spice suggestions,… Continue reading

Asparagus Soup with Coconut Milk

I bought asparagus and then on a whim decided to defrost some soup stock, so then I needed a way to use them together. I found this recipe from Bitter Sweet which I… Continue reading

Double Cauliflower and Arugula Soup

I don’t know about you all, but I have been eating a lot of crap this holiday season, and I wanted to make something with a lot of vegetables to sort of cleanse… Continue reading

Pumpkin Black Bean Soup

This soup was super easy and delicious, and perfect for when it’s cold out and you’re just feeling tired. I got the original recipe from Smitten Kitchen, and here’s how it went down:… Continue reading

Real Eggnog

I’m not sure I’d ever even had real eggnog before, because this was something else: so think and creamy and amazing. If you can handle the decadence of it (and all the dairy… Continue reading