Archive for January 2014

Pesto Pizza (vegan)

Can you say crowd pleaser? Combining two of my favorite meals (pizza + salad) into one fabulous dish just delights me. I must admit, I had never really considered putting salad on pizza. That is, until I had a bunch of arugula laying around (along with some butternut squash). I tried it on a whim…

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Dark Chocolate Peppermint Patties

Oh My Heavens. Do you remember the Peppermint Pattie commercials from the 80′s? “When I eat a York Peppermint Pattie, I get the sensation…” It hit me the other day that I miss the sensation. You know what I am talking about. Creamy & Minty. Soft & Chewy. So I decided to recreate them and…

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Mediterranean Pasta

Meatless yes. Tasteless never. This was a dinner I whipped up after a very long (and grotesquely cold) day last week. It was a very quick, spontaneous recipe that ended up, thank goodness, being quite tasty. Steamy pasta topped with a rich garlic fire roasted tomato sauce and loads of veggies. I sigh with happiness.…

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Sriracha Roasted Chickpeas

Holy smokes. I eat a lot of chickpeas. Here’s my favorite new way to eat these delectable little legumes. Roast them up with sriracha sauce and a bit of curry powder until they’re nice + crunchy. Tell me, do you think they put some crazy illegal substance in sriracha to keep you coming back for…

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My Favorite Winter Salad + Almond Lime Dressing

Happy New Year everyone! It’s been one of those weeks full of craziness & noise at my house since the kids have been home from school and we have been celebrating & visiting with friends and family. Given the time of year, today’s recipe is all about leafy greens + good digestion + healing. So,…

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