Almond Butter, Banana, Coconut, Kefir Smoothie with Nutmeg and Chia

  Another one where you know from the title, but just to spell it out: – Blend together: — Almond butter (a couple tablespoons) — Banana (one) — Coconut cream or milk (about a… Continue reading

Massively Bastardized Pho Ga

  It all started because I picked up ingredients to make chicken soup, and because I had some not-so-amazing pho from the lunch place downstairs from my work.  So I looked up how to… Continue reading

Tomato, Cucumber, and Red Onion Salad with Parsley

  Super easy summer salad – reminiscent of something Mediterranean, largely taken from this Epicurious recipe (using parsley instead of mint and using balsamic instead of red wine and not letting the cucumbers sit for… Continue reading

Smashed Sweet Potatoes

   This is such a delicious and easy side – I got the recipe from my friend Adrianne, and literally all you have to do is:   – Roast whole sweet potatoes at 350*f… Continue reading

Chicken Avocado Burgers

  My friends and I made our (annual?? I hope!) trip upstate for Memorial Day weekend, and on my friend Adrianne’s and my day to cook we made these genius burgers from Laughing Spatula… Continue reading

Thai Coleslaw with Red Pepper Dressing

Well, it’s officially hot, and I no longer want anything to do with my oven, and I’ve been obsessed with this shredded cabbage salad from the deli down the street from my office.… Continue reading

Red Pepper, Cauliflower, and Sweet Potato Soup

I have been eating horribly and barely cooking and just needed a reset button.  And even though it’s getting hot (finally!!) I wanted soup.  So here we are!  I found this great recipe… Continue reading

Semi-legit Chinese Fried Rice

I wanted to make fried rice because I wanted comfort food, and I thought “why not actually look up a recipe” instead of just cracking an egg into rice with Tamari and calling… Continue reading

Quinoa Broccoli Cheese Breakfast Bites

Here’s a case of What-I-did-was-good-but-following-the-recipe-would-probably-have-been-better (and actually I know it would have been better because my coworker who sent me this recipe from Hummusapien also made them and hers were WAY better) But… Continue reading

Balsamic Black Pepper Pork Chops with Caramelized Onions

I have never cooked pork chops before, but honestly these just looked so pretty in the package at the store that I decided to get them, and then had to figure out what… Continue reading