Green Beans with Pine Nuts and Grapefruit Zest

This came about because I’d bought green beans, and I had parsley and pine nuts in my fridge from yesterday’s eggplant dip. I searched on epicurious for a recipe that would work and… 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

Pregnancy Sandwich

I’m all for new taste combinations, especially when you’re like, ‘Who knew those would work so well together!’ Well, this is a combination I certainly never would have put together: coconut oil, hummus,… Continue reading

Chocolate Cherry Protein Bars

Wow chocolate is amazing – I never add it to things unless I’m making brownies or something, but that may change. This awesomeness, from Dramatic Pancake is like make-your-own Lara Bars, something I’ve… Continue reading

Coconut Lentil Soup

This creamy, slightly sweet, and endlessly comforting soup is originally from Marisa’s Healthy Kitchen‘s post, and it is highly recommended! My changes: I used coconut oil instead of canola for sautéing the onions… 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

Sand Art Salad

I’m stealing this back from my friend Marisa, since I have my own blog now – but check her out at Marisa’s Healthy Kitchen, her recipes are amazing!! This salad you can make… Continue reading

Spicy Black Bean Hummus

Another super easy bean dip, this one taken from Pop Sugar. My modifications were as follows: I’ve gotten really skeptical about putting raw garlic in things because I can’t seem to find any… Continue reading