Apple & Quinoa Stuffed Kohlrabis

Apple & Quinoa Stuffed Kohlrabi. A Well-Balanced, Low-Fat Meal A healthy dish perfect for a light dinner or lunch! The tangy apple and quinoa stuffing complements the earthy kohlrabi very well. This is a great side dish to bring to your next potluck! Serves 2 as an entrée or 4 as a side dish. It … Read more

Cheezy Stuffed Pretzel Bites

What is a party without food? The answer to that question depends on who you ask. However, when it comes to parties with kids, there are some things that are pretty much guaranteed: pizza, chips and salsa, cookies – the list goes on. One of my favorite appetizers for parties (especially in the summer) is … Read more

Brussel Sprout & Apple Coleslaw

I’m a sucker for anything with apple, cranberry, and walnut. So when I stumbled across this recipe for Brussels sprouts & apples coleslaw on the Cooking Channel website I had to give it a try. It was exactly what I hoped it would be! The texture of the slaw was perfect–not too watery or dry, … Read more

Thyme and Cider Vinegar Onion Jam

Thyme and Cider Vinegar Onion Jam is a savory, home-cooked recipe that will have your mouth watering just by reading the title. The ingredients are easy to find in any grocery store, and this simple recipe can be made in about an hour. This onion jam makes for a great appetizer or side dish with … Read more

Saffron & Olive Oil Skillet Cornbread

The sweet scent of cornbread is something that’s quintessential to the Southern lifestyle. It’s a dish you’ll find in most restaurants, as well as on many family dinner tables. No matter where you go or who you talk to, there are few things that can compare with this delicious side dish! In this blog post … Read more

Ricotta Gelato with Honey Roasted Figs & Candied Walnuts

This recipe for Ricotta Gelato with Honey Roasted Figs & Candied Walnuts is a delicious treat that you can enjoy all year round. The inspiration for this dessert came from Chef Nancy Silverton, who has been cooking professionally since her early 20s in Los Angeles. She is the author of three cookbooks and co-owner of … Read more

Baked Bacon Jalapeño Poppers

Bacon and Jalapeños are two of America’s favorite toppings for appetizers. Put them together, and you have a dish that people just can’t seem to get enough of! In this blog post, I’ll show you how to make the perfect Baked Bacon Jalapeño Poppers in your oven or on your grill. You’re going to love … Read more

Homemade Almond Cheese

For those of you who are not familiar with almond cheese, it is a dairy-free and vegan alternative to traditional cheese. It has an amazing texture that will make your taste buds sing! The cheeses we buy in the store are filled with preservatives and don’t have much nutritional value. This recipe is easy to … Read more

Easy Baked Avocado Fries

It’s Friday night and you’re craving some fries. You open up the freezer to find a bag of frozen potatoes, but your stomach starts growling at the thought of french fries being deep-fried in oil. What do you do? Make baked avocado fries! These crispy, delicious twists on traditional french fries will satisfy any fry … Read more