Recipes

Mint, Feta, and Veggie Noodle Salad

Mint, Feta, and Veggie Noodle Salad

Summer is all about fresh food and fun flavors! Lately, I have been challenging myself to use more fresh herbs like mint, cilantro, parsley, oregano, and basil. Every time that I do, I am so please by how delicious and refreshing the final resulting product […]

Vegan Summer Corn Chowder

Vegan Summer Corn Chowder

Raise your hand if you love soup!! (Emphatically raises both hands in the air)… I LOVE SOUP! I have posted quite a few soup recipes on the blog –  One Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup, Easy French Onion Soup, Crockpot Butternut Squash Soup (VG) – the list goes on. But […]

Spinach Salad with Blackberries and Almonds

Spinach Salad with Blackberries and Almonds

THIS SPINACH SALAD! I have been loving fresh fruit on all my salads lately – it honestly makes SUCH a huge difference. Strawberries, blackberries, apples, orange, grapefruit – all of it! I find that the juice and natural sugar from fruit provides so much flavor […]

Blackened Chicken Seasoning

Blackened Chicken Seasoning

Forgive me, these photos are NOT my best – but this recipe IS! This Blackened Chicken Seasoning is my new FAVORITE! Jake and I have a favorite Blackened Chicken Sandwich that we get at the Athletic Club of Columbus where we belong. IT IS AMAZING! […]

Strawberry Almond Goat Cheese Salad

Strawberry Almond Goat Cheese Salad

I have fallen in LOVE with this salad! Fresh spinach, juicy strawberries, creamy goats’ cheese, and crunchy almonds – a classic combination. But what makes this Strawberry Almond Goat Cheese Salad unique? THE DRESSING! This Strawberry Almond Goat Cheese recipe uses an incredibly delicious sesame […]

Healthy Homemade Vanilla Almond Granola

Healthy Homemade Vanilla Almond Granola

I have always wanted to make homemade granola – and I honestly have no idea why I never actually tried previously. Maybe because granola recipes often have a TON of butter in them. Or a TON of sugar. Or because I never thought I would […]

3-Ingredient Broccoli Soup (V)

3-Ingredient Broccoli Soup (V)

Here’s the thing about soup – one bowl is NEVER enough. Soup is so warm and satisfying, its hard to stop yourself from getting a second helping! Or third! But, when so many delicious soups are jam packed with cream and other not so healthy […]

The PERFECT Chocolate Chip Cookies

The PERFECT Chocolate Chip Cookies

Friends – you know that I prefer to post my own, original recipes. But THESE Chocolate Chip Cookies are actually the BEST most PERFECT Chocolate Chip Cookies that I have EVER tasted! And I simply had to share the recipe with you all. I know, […]

Sweet Hoisin and Hot Honey Tofu (V)

Sweet Hoisin and Hot Honey Tofu (V)

I tend to forget how much I enjoy tofu. It always seems like SUCH an effort to make when I am at the grocery store brainstorming what I want to eat in the coming week. But it is so friggen good with the right sauce. […]

Sweet Hot Honey Carrots

Sweet Hot Honey Carrots

For a long time, I legitimately hated cooked carrots. They were just never very good! I always thought they came out way too mushy, or awkwardly mushy on the outside but hard on the inside… bleh. It wasn’t until I was served cooked carrots at […]