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Grilled Nectarines & Halloumi

Grilled Nectarines & Halloumi

Where has halloumi been all my life (and my sisters). I feel like one day I had never heard of it and the next day it was everywhere! It’s on all the menus at my favorite restaurants and now they even care it at Trader […]

Pea Falafel Pita Wrap

Pea Falafel Pita Wrap

Typically, I try to share recipes that have minimal ingredients because I think its important to reduce food waste. I find that when you buy a ton of ingredients for one recipe, you end up throwing away the remaining amount you do not use. However, […]

Avocado Pea Crostini with Ricotta

Avocado Pea Crostini with Ricotta

This is my fourth recipe as part of my peas feature yet its the first one with peas in the name. I guess my true feelings have come out. Oops! Summer is perfect for entertaining outside and I am always looking for a no-bake (almost) […]

Spiralized Raw Asian Veggie Salad

Spiralized Raw Asian Veggie Salad

There is no better way to eat lots of veggies then when they are put together in the colors of the rainbow, right? I mean if you are going to eat cups of veggies, they might as well be instagram worthy?! Just kidding, but maybe […]

Baked Avocado Tacos with Cabbage Slaw

Baked Avocado Tacos with Cabbage Slaw

Avocado Tacos are something I always order when I see them on the menu… I mean avocados are so clearly delicious, why not make them the star ingredient of a taco. But given avocados soft creamy texture, an avocado taco begs for something crunchy, so […]

Herb Allium Hummus

Herb Allium Hummus

Ever since I went to Little Sesame in DC (I am so sad they closed and cannot wait for their new shop)I want to make all the hummus and veggie combos. Not to mention the pita from Baklava Couture I could eat this every day. […]

Creamy Kale and Potato Tacos

Creamy Kale and Potato Tacos

And I promised these recipes wouldn’t just be raw kale salads and green juice! There tacos are seriously the best ever.ย  You won’t even believe they are full of kale! I think I have talked before about my love for this cute little taco shop […]

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 […]

Honeynut Squash Tacos with Pear Radicchio Slaw

Honeynut Squash Tacos with Pear Radicchio Slaw

Does anyone ever get sick of tacos? Not me! It’s likely to do with the fact that I am the opposite of a taco purist (who do you call the opposite?). I love coming up with new taco combinations and I am often inspired by […]

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 […]