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Fennel, Apple, Celery Spring Salad

With Spring season here, it’s hard not to notice all the greenery and super blooms that have been flourishing throughout all of Southern California. This salad  is my favorite “green” salad – refreshing, tangy, crunchy and light. 230 more words


Sweet Potato Fries

Let’s talk soggy fries.  Is there anything more disappointing than a soggy fry?  Ok probably but let’s stay focused here.  Sweet potato fries are so hard to get right.   101 more words


Easy Vegan Aoli

Hello vegans and hopefully some curious non-vegans too!

We all know how it feels to have someone say to us “I couldn’t go vegan because I wouldn’t be able to eat all the creamy foods!” Well it’s about time to throw some much needed vegan information out there because it’s way too obvious that the world is lacking when it comes to that. 475 more words


Vegan Carrot & Orange Muffins

So the boys had a nap today!  And what did I do? I’d love to say I cleaned all the things that need cleaning or maybe acknowledged the massive pile of laundry that is permanently installed in my hallway, but no.  188 more words

For The Littles

Sweet and Spicy Plum Sauce

Sometimes all you need to do is make a sauce. This sauce in particular. Why? Because there is so much you can do with this delicious sweet and spicy, fruity combo. 239 more words


Quick Pickle

Adding pickled vegetables to a dish is a great way to enhance the flavor. The sour notes play nicely with sweet and spicy – like topping spicy tacos with pickled radishes/onions and pomegranate seeds. 217 more words


Low-Carb, Gluten-Free "Tater" Tots

So here we are in the third week of January…already! In some ways January always goes slowly for me. Even though the days are getting longer, to me,  January seems like a dark and dreary month. 519 more words