Month: June 2017

Grilled Peaches and Ice Cream

Grilled Peaches and Ice Cream

Can you tell I have been obsessed with grilling lately. I will pretty much put anything on the grill at this point of the summer, including these peaches! Growing up, ย I barely ate any vegetables, have I mentioned that before? It was pretty much carrots […]

Chicken Lettuce Wraps with Peach Corn Salsa

Chicken Lettuce Wraps with Peach Corn Salsa

Do you meal prep? I wouldn’t say I do to the extent of others, but I definitely do prep some things ahead each weekend. For the most part, I do not prep more, because I cook new all my new recipes for the blog on […]

Peach Raspberry Swirl Smoothie

Peach Raspberry Swirl Smoothie

When did smoothie bowls become a thing? Who decided that eating smoothies from a bowl was wayyy cooler than drinking a smoothie from a glass? I mean, from time to time, I am still drinking my smoothies, but overwhelmingly, I am slurping these creations from […]

Grilled Peach Caprese Salad

Grilled Peach Caprese Salad

In addition to having an ingredient theme each week, this week being peaches, there seems to be another theme you may have recognized. That is an endless discussion of ingredients that I hate… and won’t budge on, and one of those that has come up […]

Featured Ingredient: Peaches

Featured Ingredient: Peaches

Even though it’s felt like summer for a while now in DC, the calendar now agrees it’sย officially summer and that means peaches! Give me all the peaches! 4 Facts about Peach Nutrition Peaches like most fruits and veggies are very low in calories Peaches are […]

Healthy Hummingbird Muffins

Healthy Hummingbird Muffins

Have you ever had hummingbird cake before? I think you can consider it a sister to carrot cake or zucchini bread? The great thing about this recipe is that the recipe calls for bananas and applesauce, two ingredients that can be used in baking to […]

Pineapple Cauliflower Fried Rice

Pineapple Cauliflower Fried Rice

Doesn’t everything just look more delicious when its served inside a pineapple? And speaking of pineapple’s, I went to a truly amazing event hosted by Pineapple DC last week. Samin Nosrat author of Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat shared how she fell in love with Cooking […]

Pineapple Mango Green Smoothie

Pineapple Mango Green Smoothie

I am typically not the biggest fan of pineapples. To me, like bananas, the flavor of pineapple overpowers everything else you put with it. So when I set out to make a tropical smoothie, I wanted to use pineapple sparingly, in order to bring out […]

Featured Ingredient: Pineapple

Featured Ingredient: Pineapple

I am often asked whether I only cook and feature ingredients that I like. For the most part, the answer is always yes, I do have to try and eat all the leftovers! However, pineapples are not one of my favorites. I typically shy away […]

Spinach & Artichoke Flatbread Pizza

Spinach & Artichoke Flatbread Pizza

We can’t talk about artichokes without bringing spinach into the mix, right? But let’s create something better than spinach and artichoke dip, ok. (no matter how good it is). So today I am sharing some delicious spinach & artichoke flatbread pizzas topped with spinach and […]