mushrooms

Mushroom Shawarma

Mushroom Shawarma

There is no shortage of amazing Israeli food in DC these days. Between Sababa, Little Sesame, Shouk, and Taim, we can always get our Israeli/mushroom shawarma fix! However, when we want to cook at home, we love buying Mastiha pitas and make our own hummus […]

Butternut Squash Ravioli

Butternut Squash Ravioli

Butternut Squash Ravioli is my go-to for what I cook when I don’t feel like cooking! We cook at home 6-7 nights a week, so there are definitely times that I am looking for something that healthy and quick to make and still tastes to […]

Mushroom & Shallot Polenta

Mushroom & Shallot Polenta

Polenta is another dish I never had growing up. Anyone else from the Northeast never have polenta before? I am definitely sad I had missed out on this dish for nearly thirty years but I am now making up on lost time with this recipe […]

Butternut Squash Enchiladas

Butternut Squash Enchiladas

Given my distaste for tomatoes, peppers, and all things spicy, I had never had enchiladas (let alone butternut squash enchiladas) until I made them myself. I know I have said this before, but my interest in cooking really arose from a need to modify all […]

February Meal Plan for 2

February Meal Plan for 2

Download February’s Meal Plan for 2 February’s meal plan highlight’s winter produce with a special focus on butternut squash and mushrooms. The meal plan includes 5 recipes used in 10 meals, a complete shopping list broken out into produce, refrigerated foods, pantry, and suggestions for […]

Squash with Herby Mushrooms & Farro

Squash with Herby Mushrooms & Farro

Growing up, you would not find any vegetables on my thanksgiving plate and I am not sure I would eat anything on this year’s Thanksgiving menu. But I am proof for all of you living with non-vegetable eaters that it just takes time! And for […]

Fettuccine Cauliflower Alfredo

Fettuccine Cauliflower Alfredo

The possibilities for cauliflower are endless these days. You will never have to resort to swapping cauliflower for potatoes again. Instead make this cauliflower alfredo recipe, you won’t miss the cream or butter and neither will your waistline! Substitutions Dairy free? Sub any dairy free […]

Roasted Cauliflower Salad

Roasted Cauliflower Salad

Never have a sad desk lunch again with this roasted cauliflower salad. Substitutions Don’t like arugula? Use any lettuce Dairy free? Remove the feta Be sure to follow figsandflour on instagram and tag your recipes with #figsandflour! You can also follow the Figs & Flour Facebook page. I would […]

Cashew Miso Cauliflower Gnocchi with Spring Vegetables

Cashew Miso Cauliflower Gnocchi with Spring Vegetables

By now I am sure you have heard of Trader Joe’s Cauliflower Gnocchi and let me tell you it doest disappoint! It’s ready in just about 15 minutes so it’s the perfect dinner anytime you are low on time. We’ve had the cauliflower gnocchi with […]

Leek Quiche with Sweet Potato Crust

Leek Quiche with Sweet Potato Crust

Leeks and Quiche are a pairing that has stood the test of time. I have always love to take quintessential ingredient pairs and dishes and upgrade the dish with a healthier twist. This is where the sweet potatoes come in. The crust of this dish is made […]