• Beet, Carrot & Apple Salad Recipe

    Beet, Carrot & Apple Salad is a great warm-weather salad recipe, and it comes together in just minutes. The best part about this recipe is the short list of just five ingredients. Start with the earthiness from the beets. Now, I know some people think beets taste like dirt, but in read more…

    Simple Rainbow Slaw

    A quick slaw perfect for any time of the year! Simple Rainbow Slaw print shopping list Ingredients sliced red cabbage thinly sliced apple thinly sliced red bell pepper julienned carrots balsamic vinegar olive oil sprinkle of salt and pepper Instructions Combine equals parts of: sliced red cabbage thinly sliced apple read more…

    Crunchy Kale Salad Recipe

    This Crunchy Kale Salad recipe is a great way pack more veggies into your day! Vegetables are nutrient-dense and incredibly diverse in flavor and texture. I try to eat a balance between raw and cooked veggies every day for variety – raw veggies require almost no prep! Wanna plan a read more…

    Garlic Ginger Brussels Sprouts

    More veggies, please! This is a pretty simple side dish that compliments virtually any main. To save cooking time, I sliced the Brussels sprouts thinly, but if you’re crunched you could either buy them pre-sliced (I’ve seen them at Trader Joe’s) or halve and steam them, then throw them in read more…

    Fermented Ginger Carrots

    Fermented ginger carrots will knock your socks off! It’s no secret that I love fermented foods (sauerkraut and kombucha being my favorites) because of their probiotic content, and lately I’ve started to expand my horizons. I went to a farmer’s market recently and saw a jar of fermented ginger carrots read more…

    Ratatouille a la Claudette Recipe

    This Ratatouille rainbow on a plate was inspired by a ratatouille made by my amazing friend Claudette, the owner of Cavegirl Confections (her granola and nut butters are HIGH quality and made with love…and she ships). We got together for dinner last week—with scallops, crab cakes, pork belly and lamb kofta read more…

    Carrot Jicama Salad Recipe

    Carrot Jicama Salad is an unexpected twist on a traditional favorite! Warm weather is upon us, and this Carrot Jicama Salad is the perfect way to sneak some veggies into your routine without heating up the kitchen. That means it’s time for more backyard barbecues and summer fun. With parties, picnics, and read more…