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Persimmon Winter Salsa

Persimmon Winter Salsa

Winter fruits do not get enough credit! Berries and stone fruits are great, but persimmon, pomegranate, and pairs are pretty perfect! Fruit is much needed during the winter to add some freshness to hearty soups and stews. Persimmons make for a great salsa as they […]

Purple Tortilla Espanola

Purple Tortilla Espanola

It’s crazy to think how much the Spanish tapas scene has exploded over the last 5 years or so. I think the first time I went to a Spanish Tapas restaurant was in 2012 when I lived in Providence, RI. Everyone in my office was […]

Fig Jam & Brie Breakfast Sandwich

Fig Jam & Brie Breakfast Sandwich

When I posted the ingredients to today’s recipe yesterday, many of you said these were the best ingredients ever or all of your favorite ingredients together. And well, I couldn’t agree more! There is no way you can go wrong with figs, brie, avocado, eggs, […]

Fig Melon & Mozzarella Salad

Fig Melon & Mozzarella Salad

When I started this blog, I was unsure how long I could go without repeating featured ingredients. Certainly one, probably two years, but could I make it three, four or five years? 21 months in so far and I am still going strong, but I […]

Stuffed Squash Blossom and Grilled Corn Tacos with Avocado Sauce

Stuffed Squash Blossom and Grilled Corn Tacos with Avocado Sauce

Don’t get me wrong, I love to buy and receive flowers. However, it’s always so disappointing when they begin to wither and die. Why can’t they last forever? But what if you could put some flowers to good use? And by good use, I mean […]

Summer Squash Ribbon Salad

Summer Squash Ribbon Salad

I am excited to be sharing today’s recipe with Fresh Farm’s Market. 

Crispy Quinoa Black Bean Breakfast Burger

Crispy Quinoa Black Bean Breakfast Burger

On a day when you just have to eat a burger, why not just go all in from the start.

Green Goddess Grilled Cheese

Green Goddess Grilled Cheese

Let me start off by saying this is certainly not one of my healthier recipes. Now that I got that out of the way, this grilled cheese is incredible. And while I do not condone this as healthy, you are getting some veggies along side […]

Scallion Pancakes-Two Ways

Scallion Pancakes-Two Ways

There is something about scallion pancakes that reminds me of my childhood. Growing up we ate a lot of Chinese food (especially on Christmas). One of my dishes to order was always scallion pancakes. They seem so deceivingly simple, but they are so addictive (might […]

Fish Tacos with Jicama Radish Slaw

Fish Tacos with Jicama Radish Slaw

I am back! It’s been 3 long weeks of dealing with the unexpected demise of my computer, arguing with techs, and finally purchasing a new one. During this downtime, I have been busy making lots of plans and thinking about upgrades I want to make […]