Month: June 2016

Blueberry, Feta & Mint Salad with Salmon

Blueberry, Feta & Mint Salad with Salmon

Are you surprised? The first blueberry recipe I am sharing is a salad. But this isn’t just any salad. It’s a salad packed with antioxidants and protein and heart healthy omega 3s. And it’s a salad packed with unique flavor. The sweetness of blueberries is […]

Featured Ingredient: Blueberries

Featured Ingredient: Blueberries

Just in time for July 4th, this week I am sharing recipes with blueberries. As the only naturally blue food you cannot celebrate July 4th without them! How will you make the blue square in the American flag?! Blueberries have also been linked to improved […]

Apricot Galette

Apricot Galette

Sweet summertime! Every day feels like a good day to eat a pie (but not really). I am rounding off the last two weeks of delicious apricot recipes with an Apricot Galette. Galettes are like pies but definitely more forgiving and require less time for […]

Apricot Blackberry Brie Grilled Cheese

Apricot Blackberry Brie Grilled Cheese

hold on one moment as I wipe the drool of the computer and continue to share this recipe. but seriously isn’t this sandwich drool worthy. Let me just warn you upfront-this was quite messy to make and involved pushing blackberries back into the sandwich over […]

Apricot, Grilled Corn & Burrata Salad

Apricot, Grilled Corn & Burrata Salad

So those of you who know me well know i have been called a bit of a perfectionist. So in true perfectionist form. I have remade this recipe and re done all the photos. A few notes… it was no longer fresh apricot season so […]

Shrimp Tacos with Apricot Strawberry Salsa

Shrimp Tacos with Apricot Strawberry Salsa

Are you shocked? I am putting yesterday’s fruit salsa on tacos. yes it’s predictable. I don’t care, do it anyway. I am all about convenience when it comes to healthy cooking. I usually like to buy frozen shrimp (only if it’s wild that is). But […]

Apricot Strawberry Avocado Salsa

Apricot Strawberry Avocado Salsa

I am calling this recipe part fruit salad, part salsa, part guacamole, because it really is a little bit of everything. Apricots and Strawberries, red onion, avocado and cilantro must equal fruitalsamole or guacsalsuit What do you think?! I really like the pairing of apricots […]

Featured Ingredient: Apricots

Featured Ingredient: Apricots

Apricots are one of my favorite stone fruits. They are sweet and tart and are not as messy as peaches and plums. Apricots go in everything from salads to desserts and this week I will show you how!  

Miso Swiss Chard Quinoa Bowls

Miso Swiss Chard Quinoa Bowls

Cloudy rainy days are the worst for food photography! And now with my new job, I have been trying to cook and photograph after work some days. Last month when I was making this dish, it rained every single day. The sun never came out. […]

Swiss Chard Gremolata with Roasted Cauliflower & Quinoa Spaghetti

Swiss Chard Gremolata with Roasted Cauliflower & Quinoa Spaghetti

Gremolata is traditionally made with Parsley rather than swiss chard. But today I am sharing with you a pasta sauce that packs 75% of the daily value for Vitamin C and 100% of Vitamin A. And to be honest the sauce tastes more garlicky than […]