Paleo Breakfast Bars

Time for new breakfast bars, and I’m glad I found these from Elena’s Kitchen! Basically you just take a bunch of good things, mash them together in a food processor, and the bake… Continue reading

Orange Ginger Truffles

The road to these truffles involved several detours, but I’m very happy with where we ended up!! The original recipe was from Shin Shine and called for candied ginger pieces… Enter Detour #1:… Continue reading

Zucchini Boats

I’m learning things through this cooking process. For instance, not all recipes are created equal. Like this one from Taste of Home. It seemed pretty simple – not many spices or flavorings, and… Continue reading

Ricotta Toast with Kalamata Olives and Sun-dried Tomatoes

Sometimes you throw something together while you’re waiting for whatever it is you’re actually cooking to be done, finally, and it ends up being so good that you make it your dinner instead!… Continue reading

Sweet Potato Muffins

I googled ‘sweet potato’ and ‘yogurt’, since that’s what I had in my fridge that needed to be eaten, and got this recipe from Kitchen Space. I changed it somewhat, as per usual,… Continue reading

Kale and Chorizo with Fried Eggs

This is so simple and so delicious – well, to be fair, what that has chorizo in it isn’t delicious?? I got the recipe from Serious Eats and only made a few modifications.… Continue reading

Tuna, Black Bean Quesadillas with Zucchini and Mushrooms

Really I just googled “tuna, black beans” and this recipe for quesadillas came up – which I didn’t follow, but which was enough to inspire me to make what I did: Sautéed chopped… Continue reading

Kale Pesto

This recipe I got from the amazing Food 52. I had a bunch of basil left over from the delicious eggplant parm and so obviously thought of pesto, but then wanted something a… Continue reading

Grilled Eggplant Parmesan

Wow this one was good! I got the recipe from Food and Wine Magazine – the actual magazine, from the subscription from my lovely brother! Anyway, I’ve never tried to make traditional eggplant… Continue reading

Wasabi Sesame Broccoli

This was another one of those situations where I was like “I have all this broccoli, what should I do with it (that doesn’t involve going to the grocery store)?” Enter this recipe… Continue reading